Tag Archives: Tri-State League

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

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

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

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

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