GRAND SLAM GREEN DRIVES BATS TO VICTORY

A grand slam by Rich Green drove the Bristol Bats to a 30-2 victory over the Taunton Musketeers on Sunday. With the Bats leading 8-2 after four innings, MVP Green ignited a 13 run sixth inning for the Bristol team with his first ever grand slam. It was a excellent overall performance from Green who also pitched five strong innings, giving up just two runs while striking out five Musketeers….

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BADGERS OVERWHELM BATS IN BASEBALL DERBY

The Bristol Badgers overwhelmed the Bristol Bats 18-2 in the first derby match of the 2017 SWBL (South West Baseball League) season. After scoring first, and despite the Bats keeping it tight early, runs flowed freely in the 5th and 6th innings giving the Badgers an unassailable lead. The Badgers game was built around an MVP performance from short stop Nils Eliasson who had three hits including a double, three…

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BRISTOL BASEBALL KICKS OFF SEASON WITH TWO WINS

Bristol Baseball Club kicked off the SWBL 2017 season with both its teams picking wins on opening day.   The Bristol Bats travelled to Taunton and toppled the Muskets, the reigning SWBL champions, in a 13-12 thriller that went down to the final pitch.   At Somerdale Pavilion, the Bristol Badgers christened the club’s new field with a thumping 23-0 win over the Taunton Musketeers.   It was a great…

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