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Canton rallies to hold off East Mountain for a victory in the season finale

CANTON, July 17 – The Canton Crushers rallied from a four-run deficit and scored nine runs in two innings to beat the East Mountain Cougars, 9-7 and capture its final game of the Tri-State League campaign. Canton (5-13) won two of its final three games with the win over East Mountain and Southington earlier inContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton holds off late Southington rally to beat 66ers for third victory, 5-3

CANTON, July 12 – The Canton Crushers scored twice in the bottom of the sixth inning and reliever Chris Van deBogart worked out of a bases-loaded jam in the top of the seventh inning to lead the Crushers to a 5-3 win over Southington 66ers Tuesday night in Tri-State League action at Bowdoin Field. AfterContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Bristol breaks through in ninth inning to beat Canton in Tri-State play, 6-1

CANTON, July 7 – The Canton Crushers baseball team came into Thursday night’s game with hopes of climbing back into the Tri-State League playoff race. None of the teams scheduled to face Canton in the final six games of the season have winning records. The Crushers nearly climbed back into the race but their ownContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Walks help Tri-Town get past Canton, 6-1

CANTON, July 1 – Litchfield’s Tri-Town Trojans took advantage of seven walks and rapped out nine hits to win their sixth straight game with a 6-1 Tri-State League victory over the Canton Crushers Saturday morning at Bowdoin Field. Three of the Trojan runners that reached base on walks eventually scored. Connor Murray had a RBIContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Bethlehem prevails in pitcher’s duel in a 2-0 Tri-State League win over Canton

CANTON, June 30 – In a pitcher’s duel Thursday night at Bowdoin Field, Lewis Mills’ baseball coach Jesse Darcy came out on top. Darcy struck out 12 and allowed just two hits to help the Bethlehem Plowboys to a 2-0 Tri-State League victory over the Canton Crushers. Canton countered with Tri-State League rookie Taylor Riley,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

With 10 hits, hard-hitting Crushers top Burlington for second win of season

BURLINGTON, June 26 – The Canton Crushers exploded for four runs in the fourth and sixth innings to pull away from the Burlington Hunters with a 9-3 Tri-State League victory Sunday at Lewis Mills High. Canton won their second game of the season with a 10-hit attack led by second baseman Jake Bryant, who wasContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Dogs pull away from Crushers in 10-6 win

NAUGATUCK, June 21 – The Naugatuck Dogs scored eight runs in the fifth and sixth inning to break a 2-2 tie and beat the Canton Crushers, 10-6 in Tri-State League play Tuesday night at Rotary Field. The Dogs, currently in second place in the league with a 9-1 record, took advantage of five walks, aContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Rebels handcuff Crushers in 9-1 decision

TORRINGTON, June 19 – Torrington Rebel hurler Dan Livingston pitched nine innings, struck out 10 and allowed just five hits to lead the Rebels to a 9-1 win over the Canton Crushers at Fuessenich Park Sunday night in Tri-State League play. The Rebels (7-1) rapped out 16 hits and received hits from nine different players.Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton wins first game thanks to help from Bryant on mound and at plate

CANTON, June 16 – Pitcher Jake Bryant scattered five hits, struck out five and hit his first Tri-State League home run to help the Canton Crushers win their first game of the season Thursday evening at Bowdoin Field. The Crushers beat the Thomaston Threshers, 3-2, throwing out the potential tying run in the bottom of theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Watertown slips past Crushers, 1-0

WATERTOWN, June 9 – The Canton Crushers are getting some good pitching. They just need to start scoring some runs. The Watertown Blaze remained undefeated with a 1-0 Tri-State League victory over the Crushers at Deland Field Thursday night. In the bottom of the sixth inning, Watertown’s Matt Calzone reached on an error and scoredContinue ReadingContinue Reading