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Riley fans seven Cougars as Canton earns first win of year in Tri-State League

CANTON, June 1 – Pitcher Taylor Riley gave up just two hits and struck out seven to lead the Canton Crushers baseball to their first win of the season in a 5-2 Tri-State League victory over the East Mountain Cougars Thursday night at Bowdoin Field. Canton (1-3) had just four hits but they made 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

Canton Crushers hope to continue growth in Tri-State League campaign

CANTON, May 20 – The Canton Crushers baseball team has continued to grow and progress in their first three seasons in the Tri-State League. Fourth-year skipper Tom Dubois hopes the Crushers can take the next step this summer – a winning record and a playoff berth. Canton returns a solid core of players from lastContinue ReadingContinue Reading

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