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Home run in eighth inning lifts Litchfield to Tri-State win over Crushers

CANTON, July 18 – Mike Odenwaelder’s two-run home run in the eighth inning snapped a scoreless tie and lifted the Litchfield Cowboys baseball team to a 3-0 win over the Canton Crushers in eight innings Tuesday night in Tri-State League play at Bowdoin Field. Canton hurler Jake Bryant was excellent through seven innings. He allowedContinue ReadingContinue Reading

With season-high 13 hits, Canton outlasts Bristol, 8-4 in Tri-State League action

BRISTOL, July 16 – Jake Bryant, Chris Van deBogart and Taylor Riley each had three hits while veteran pitcher Jimmy Spirito pitched seven strong innings to lead the Canton Crushers baseball team to a 8-4 win over the Bristol Greeners in Tri-State League action Sunday at Bristol Central High School. Spirito scattered eight hits andContinue ReadingContinue Reading

With team-record 10 runs, Crushers beat East Mountain for 2nd straight win

WATERBURY, July 8 – Pitcher Jake Bryant pitched six innings, allowed just five hits and struck out six to lead the Canton Crushers to a 10-2 Tri-State League baseball victory over the East Mountain Cougars Saturday at Crosby High. Bryant also got the job done at the plate, going 3-for-4 with a double and twoContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Mulhall, Cotton provide key hits as Canton beats Thunder in eight innings, 5-4

CANTON, July 6 – The Canton Crushers baseball team battled back from a four-run deficit to earn their third victory of the season with a 5-4 win in eight innings over the Valley Thunder squad from Bethany on Thursday night at Bowdoin Field in Tri-State League play. Canton (3-10) snapped a seven-game losing streak withContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Undefeated Blaze too hot for Crushers

WATERTOWN, June 25 – Chris Callahan had three hits and drove in five runs to lead the defending Tri-State League champion Watertown Blaze to a 10-4 win over the Canton Crushers on Sunday at Deland Field. Callahan had a three-run home run for the undefeated Blaze, now 11-0. Nick Delotto had three hits and twoContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Hits are scarce as Crushers drop third straight in loss to Winsted

WINSTED, June 15 – The Canton Crushers are getting a few hits in each game but not enough to put together rallies and get some runs. The Crushers have had just seven hits in the last two games. Canton had four hits and scored one run in Thursday night’s 4-1 Tri-State League loss to theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Riley handcuffs Burlington as Crushers pitch first shutout in team history

CANTON, June 8 – Pitcher Taylor Riley scattered five hits over seven innings and didn’t give up a run as the Canton Crushers baseball team earned their second win in the last three games with a 4-0 shutout win over the Burlington Hunters at Bowdoin Field in Tri-State League action Thursday night. It was theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Crushers still looking for that big hit and that first victory

CANTON, May 30 – The Canton Crushers are still looking for that big hit and that big inning to get their season off to a rousing start. The Crushers lost their third straight Tri-State League baseball game on Tuesday night at Mills Pond Park gathering just five hits in a 3-0 defeat at the handsContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Hits are scarce for Crushers in pair of Tri-State League defeats

CANTON, July 10 – The Canton Crushers played two games in two different towns Sunday. But the results were the same on both fields. In both games, the Crushers had few hits and no runs. Early Sunday afternoon, Canton had just three hits and dropped a 4-0 decision to the Brass City Brew in Prospect.Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Given another chance, Crushers end season with 3-2 win over East Mountain

CANTON, Aug. 13 – You can see the signs of autumn approaching. Most baseball teams have packed away the bats, gloves and baseballs. Sidelines and other key lines have been painted on Bowdoin Field for the approaching high school soccer season and the weeds are growing tall in the Bowdoin Field batting cage. Still, theContinue ReadingContinue Reading