Baseball Briefs: American Legion Tournament This Weekend


Last night in Dodge County Baseball League action, West Point defeated Pender, 11-0 and Blair downed North Bend, 5-0.


The First State Bank American Legion Baseball teams are in action this weekend.  The Seniors play in the Elkhorn Tournament, while the juniors play in the Grand Island/Hastings Tournament.

MLB on Walnut Radio

KCR vs. BOS- 7:15 tonight on KBLR – Real Country 97.3

CHC vs. CIN- 1:20 today on Boomer 1490/104.1

Omaha Storm Chasers

 Paulo Orlando drove in two runs and scored twice, Zach Lovvorn tossed a strong game, and the Storm Chasers defeated Memphis 3-0 on Thursday night at AutoZone Park.

The Storm Chasers (40-45) will continue the series in Memphis this evening at 7:05. Omaha’s starter is to be determined, while the Redbirds will send RHP Daniel Poncedeleon (7-3, 2.57) to the mound.

Lincoln Saltdogs

The Lincoln Saltdogs had the tying run on base or at the plate in each of the final four innings but could not complete a rally and lost 5-3 to the Wichita Wingnuts on Thursday night.

The Wingnuts (27-17) won the final two games of the set to emerge with the series win.  The Saltdogs (25-20) have lost three straight road series.

The Saltdogs head to St. Paul for a three-game series with the Saints next.  First pitch tonight is at 7:05 PM.