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assignment Tired Falcons Squad Squeaks out Win Over Coulas

A tired and beat up Falcons squad rode a ten-run third inning to a 13-8 victory over Presidentís Division rival Coulas Bone Crushers on a beautiful Sunday afternoon for baseball, at K2 Field at Maypo Yards.

After a disappointing WMSPL Tournament showing (donít ask), the Falcons regrouped and took the field with girded loins and some fresh arms and legs. The Falcons allowed four runs in the top of the first inning, and the game began looking remarkably like the final game of the tournament for the boys in blue. But the Falcons bats showed up in the bottom half, getting two of those runs back.

After a blank in the second by both teams, Coulas scored a singleton in the top of the third, and then the Falcons bats woke up. They sent the entire lineup to the plate in the bottom half of the third, and came out of it with a ten-spot.

Coulas put a scare into the Falcons immediately in the top of the fourth, scoring three. But thatís as close as they would come. The Falcons added an insurance run in the bottom of the fifth, and secured their third victory of the season.

Virility Report:
Cashley: Old. Lame.
Dinner: Old. Lame.
Senior: On the eve of his 162nd birthday, Senior pitched all seven innings for the Falcons after having played in every inning of all four games over the previous two days. Seriously guys, if you donít want Senior to squawk at you, donít give him this kind of ammo.

Game Notes: Big Lungs, goiní deepÖ Dinner is looking for the Advil endorsement dealÖ Further advance planning is required for Birdís laundryÖ Itís telling that Senior shows up to the field three hours early, but arrives at his own birthday party with only seconds to spareÖ

BOXSCORE

BATTING:
2B: Tank, Lacey, Million Dollar Bill
3B: --
HR: Big Lungs, Our Only Friend, Bird
HR-Foul Balls: --
RBI: Our Only Friend (4), Bird (3), Big Lungs (2), Goliath (2), Tank, Cashley
LOB: 6
PIZZAS: The Legend (1/3)

FIELDING:
DOUBLE PLAYS: --

PITCHING:
BATTERS FACED: 38

GAME INFORMATION:
STADIUM: K2 Field at Maypo Yards
ATTENDANCE: 7 (35% FULL) - % is based on regular season capacity (Falcons' side only)
GAME TIME: 1:14
WEATHER: 22.2įC, Clear; Humidity 39%; Wind SW, 18 km/h (weather data courtesy Environment Canada)

Boxscore:

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Final
Coulas Bone Crushers 4 0 1 3 0 0 0 8
Falcons 2 0 10 0 1 0 x 13
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Posted on: Sunday May 25th, 2014 at 5:00PM