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

Legends Sweep Doubleheader Against Heat

nearhoof hitThe Long Beach Legends (28-19, 9-5) held on for a 1-0 victory against the High Desert Heat (10-16, 3-14) Saturday afternoon in game one of a doubleheader at Joe Hicks Memorial Field.

The game was played at a rapid pace and finished in about one hour and fifty minutes as a pitcher’s duel emerged between Max Bethell and Greg Turner. Continue reading

Inside the SCCBL, Episode 2


All the happenings from the first week are updated. Guests include High Desert Heat Manager Jesus Beltran and players Jack Collingsworth and Thomas McCarty. Legends Manager Jonathan Rodriguez also stops by to discuss how his team has been playing.

Heat Manager Jesus Beltran Previews the 2013 Season

Jesus Beltran discusses all things High Desert Heat. He talks about the top returning players as well as the key newcomers.

Thomas McCarty Readies for Big Summer


Thomas McCarty is a pitcher/catcher extraordinaire who is hungry to earn a D-2 scholarship.