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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Matt Lehmann raises $3500 in memorial charity golf tournament By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT On Sunday, August 19th at Burford Golf Links, just a minute down the road from where Shelley resided, players joined the Lehmann family for a charity golf tournament. The tournament was primarily setup by Shelley’s youngest son, Matt, and all proceeds would
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Burford Slo-Pitch: Strange days are here By Jesse Ferguson Not to necessarily quote Matthew Good Band with the title, but the night of August 15th was a strange night in the Burford Men’s League Slo-Pitch league. I’ll explain the oddities… First of all, the #Crunchers took on Tota’s Farms in an early game while Bon
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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: Pulling from the top By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT   In the first early game on Diamond A, the surging #Crunchers edged Tota’s Farms, despite Tota’s Rob Lowes announcing his candidacy for league MVP. In the other early game, Burford Auto handled Bre Haul pretty easily. Bre Haul ended the game on quite a
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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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