Legends Clinch Playoffs

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It was an unusual day Friday at Cal Poly Pomona as the Inland Valley Pirates (11-12, 9-11) took the field with the Long Beach Legends (33-20, 12-5) in a triple header.

The first game was a completion of an extra innings game started on July 9 at Long Beach City College. Continue reading

Heat Burn Pirates’ Playoff Hopes

cisneros3The High Desert Heat (11-17, 4-15) defeated the Inland Valley Pirates (10-10, 8-9) 7-4 Wednesday afternoon at Cal Poly Pomona in a complete team performance.

Every Heat starter recorded at least one hit. Continue reading

Dodgers Give Pirates the Blues

morabito2The Pirates (8-9,6-8) needed extra frames for their third consecutive game, but this time, fell short in 12 innings to the East L.A. Dodgers 3-2 on Friday night at Banning High.

After five scoreless innings, the Pirates drew first blood with a two-run top of the sixth. Alec Morabito and Nathan Virgen’s RBI scored Blake James and Kyle Jackson respectively to give the Pirates a 2-0 lead. Continue reading

Pirates Win Pitcher’s Duel

valentine pitchTaylor Valentine was electric striking out eight in 11 innings of work as the Inland Valley Pirates (8-8,6-8) won 1-0 in 12 innings over the Long Beach Legends (25-16,7-4) in game one of the doubleheader at Long Beach City College Tuesday. Continue reading

Inside the SCCBL, Episode 5

Highlights and interviews from the previous week of the SCCBL. Team San Diego GM Tim Halbig and pitchers Randy Wynne and Steven Bunnell are the guests.

Pirates Force Rebels to Walk the Plank

glomb cu dugoutThe Inland Valley Pirates (7-8, 5-8) defeated the Riverside Rebels (7-12, 2-8) 3-0 Tuesday afternoon at Cal Poly Pomona.

The Pirates clung to a 1-0 lead in the third inning when Greg Espinosa belted an RBI single scoring Aaron Reynoso. Continue reading

Pirates Plunder the Dodgers

blake james Kyle Jackson led the way with three hits and two runs for the Inland Valley Pirates (3-3, 2-3) en route to a 3-1 victory against the East L.A. Dodgers Saturday afternoon at Cal Poly Pomona.

The Dodgers sprung out to a 1-0 lead in the top of the second, but the Pirates answered. Continue reading

Inside the SCCBL, Episode 4

Episode 4 goes in depth with one of the two new programs, the Riverside Rebels. GM Matt Conley, Joe Battaglia and Adam Quintana are the guests. Also, the results for the poll on the 6/29 broadcast are revealed.

Inside the SCCBL, Episode 3

The roundup for the past week of games is here for its third installment. Pirates Manager Charlie Reynoso, Taylor Valentine and Kevin Glomb are the guests on the show. Don’t forget to vote for the SCCBL Game of the Week on 6/29. Voting will close at midnight on Wednesday. You can vote here: https://dsobiera.wordpress.com/2013/06/18/vote-on-the-sccbl-broadcast-of-the-week-for-629/

Vote on the SCCBL Broadcast of the Week for 6/29