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Scrappers get early jump on Canton in Tri-State League contest

WOLCOTT, June 7 – Elvis Martinez had a two-run single in the second inning while teammate Ryan Soucy had three hits to lead the Wolcott Scrappers to a 5-2 win over the Canton Crushers in a Tri-State League game Tuesday night at the BAW Complex. Wolcott hurler Mark Finkenzeller went the distance for the Scrappers,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Winsted prevails in pitching duel with Canton, 1-0

WINSTED, June 3 – Pitcher Taylor Riley went the distance on the mound for the Canton Crushers Friday night at Walker Field but was a hard-luck loser as the Winsted Whalers walked away with a 1-0 Tri-State League victory. Riley gave up just five hits. Nate Marshall threw five scoreless innings for Winsted (2-1) withContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Defending champion Litchfield shuts out Canton in Tri-State action

CANTON, May 29 – The defending Tri-State League champion Litchfield Cowboys broke open the game with a six-run fourth inning to beat the Canton Crushers, 10-0 at Bowdoin Field on Sunday. Dustyn Marfyak was 3-for-3 for the visiting Cowboys while Andrew Gauvain was 2-for-5 with a double and a home run. Brendan Roden had aContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Black Sox spoil season debut for Crushers with a dominating 16-3 victory

PLYMOUTH, May 22 – Matt Donofrio had two doubles while Pat Norton was 2-for-3 with three RBI to lead the Terryville Black Sox to a 16-3 win over the Canton Crushers in the Tri-State League opener for both teams on Sunday. The Black Sox (1-0) had 21 hits in the game. Pat Mulcahy had aContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Crushers looking for more wins, playoff berth in year three in Tri-State League

CANTON, May 20 – The Tri-State Baseball League season begins their 83rd season on Sunday with a record 19 teams including the Canton Crushers, who will be searching for their first-ever playoff berth. It’s the third season for the Crushers, who have managed to win three games in their first two seasons. Canton (2-16) is hopingContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Thomaston remains one step ahead of Crushers in 7-3 decision

CANTON, June 18 – Thomaston’s quick start enabled the Threshers to win their fourth game of the season Thursday afternoon with a 7-3 Tri-State League victory over the Canton Crushers at Bowdoin Field.   Thomaston took a quick 2-0 lead in the first inning on a double from Will Sirotnak and never trailed. Thresher hurlerContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Twisters blow past Crushers with 7-run victory Sunday evening

CANTON, June 14 – Canton shortstop Gerard Taylor had a double and two singles but it wasn’t enough as the Tribury Twisters outslugged the winless Crushers, 11-4 on Sunday evening at Bowdoin Field.  Ben Sullivan was 2-for-3 with a pair of singles for Canton (0-7) while Jon Scippa, Jake Bryant, Reynaldo Torres and Steve DuboisContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Watertown shuts down Canton for third straight win

CANTON, June 13 – After losing their first three games of the season, the Watertown Blaze is on a roll. The Blaze won their third straight game with a 5-0 Tri-State League victory over Canton at Bowdoin Field on Saturday morning. Watertown (3-3) has outscored their opponents 34-2 in the last three games with victoriesContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Winless Crushers drop a pair of games over weekend

WINSTED, June 7 – It was a tough weekend for the Canton Crushers in the Tri-State League. The Crushers lost twice to drop to 0-5 on the season. The expansion East Mountain Cougars earned their first win ever in the league at Bowdoin Field with an 11-0 decision on Saturday evening. Josh Dobratz allowed justContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Black Sox handcuff Crushers in 2-1 victory

PLYMOUTH, June 4 – Pitcher Ken Kerski went the distance, struck out 12 and allowed just three hits as the Terryville Black Sox beat the Canton Crushers, 2-1 in Tri-State League action Thursday night.  Canton pitcher Jim Spirito (0-3) also went the distance on the mount for the Crushers, scattered three hits, walking one andContinue ReadingContinue Reading