Tag: 2017 Playoffs

October 31, 2017 – Playoff Results, Awards, Off-season and more

The Playoffs have come and gone, the WCB Tournament enters the finals, and “hot-stove” season is well under way. Get all the latest updates on the league happenings!

Calgary Inferno Win Bull Cup

The Calgary Inferno have won the 2017 Bull Cup Championship Series, after defeating the Montreal Metros 7-5 in the final game of the best-of-five series.

The series ended with an exciting, close game as Calgary was on the scoreboard early after scoring twice in the 1st, and holding their lead until the Metros tied it in the 6th inning. Continue reading “Calgary Inferno Win Bull Cup”

Inferno Tie Metros, Ramirez Out

The Calgary Inferno have tied the Bull Cup series against the Montreal Metros 1-1, and what could be a bad turn of events for the Metros, 2017 LL batting champion Jose Ramirez bruised his hand and will not play for a week.

As the series moves to game 3, this means Ramirez’ postseason now comes to an early end. Continue reading “Inferno Tie Metros, Ramirez Out”

Bricknell Shuts Down Moose to Take LLCS

Montreal Metros’ pitcher Lou Bricknell threw a complete game shutout, and saw plenty of support through the batting order, on his way to a win over the Rimouski Fighting Moose that ended the Lake League Championships and saw the Metros advance to the Bull Cup.

RHP Lou Bricknell ended the LLCS with a shutout win over Rimouski

For Bricknell, the win was a sweet payback, after he was edged out in the series opener on September 16 in which the Moose managed to squeak in one run on him in the 7th. Continue reading “Bricknell Shuts Down Moose to Take LLCS”

Inferno Sweep Aside Ravens

The AEL Championship Series wrapped up in short order, with the Calgary Inferno sweeping the Jacksonville Ravens, 3-0.

3B Israel Medina won series MVP

Earning Series MVP honors was Israel Medina, the third baseman for Calgary, who batted .455 against JAX, bashing 5 homers, batting in 7 and scoring 5 times. Continue reading “Inferno Sweep Aside Ravens”