Burford Men’s Slo-Pitch Playoff Tournament | First two games

The Year-Ender Bender © is the Burford Men’s Slo-Pitch league’s playoff tournament kicked off Wednesday, Sept. 5th. It was a back-and-forth affair to start out on Diamond A between the #Crunchers (below) and Bre Haul. This game was between third and sixth seeds, so it looked to be a close game. Picking things up in the
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On Wednesday, August 29 the league was making up another slate of rainout games from earlier in the season. However, this would mark the last day of the season. And there was a lot on the line… First place was being fought out between three teams, while four through six was being sort out simultaneously.
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Burford Slo-Pitch: A two-tiered league By Jesse Ferguson As mentioned last week, the major game of consequence from a rain-out week (June 22) was Tota Farms and Ackland’s as this game would go a long way to decide fourth, fifth, and sixth place. The games from June 22 were played August 27th, in a rare
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Burford Slo-Pitch: Top seeds look to roll By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT Top seeds look to roll… out? That’s what Ludacris likes to say (below; video courtesy of Ludacris Youtube channel via The Island Def Jam Music Group). Anyway, on the 22nd of August, the Burford Slo-Pitch League was back at it capitalizing on a wet
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Teams fight inconsistency in Men’s Slo-Pitch League By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT On the night of July 25, the Burford Men’s Slo-Pitch League was taking full advantage of the calm, but still warm night. Last week’s article anointed the game of the week for this week to the team newly exeunt from first-place, the Bon Lane
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Burford Slo-Pitch: Fighting the rain again By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT This title is reminiscent of Staind’s song “Mudshovel” but yet, kinda different. Amidst wet conditions, some towns’ ignored the wet field and some didn’t… again (pictured below). Among the former group was the Burford Men’s Slo-Pitch League. The right batter box was in poor conditions
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Burford Slo-Pitch: Bon Lane looks to stay undefeated By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT “That’s how it’s done,” said Mike Kipp, quietly, upon returning from the field after a trot. Kipp smashed a homerun deep and out of Diamond A. His team though, the Cement Heads, seemed less than enthused though for some reason, perhaps that he
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Burford Slo-Pitch: This league can’t be weathered! By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT   Some leagues played Wednesday night, June 13th,  and some didn’t, because of the weather– whether it be the ten minutes of rain that came down or the wind. You would think slo-pitch may be lax in the wind and would be more likely
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Burford Men’s League gets interesting By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT   In the Burford Men’s League, both fields were in action Wednesday, June 6. The first game on Diamond B was between Ackland’s Insurance and Burford Auto. Prior to the game, when asked if he was gonna hit another homerun in big Diamond B tonight, Ackland’s
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Burford Slo-Pitch: Bon Lane and Cement Heads fight to stay undefeated By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT Diamond A was still out of commission on Friday, May 25th due to a light standard being out, so the Burford Men’s Slo-Pitch league was trying a feat never before completed in the recorded history of the league– running three
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