Tag: Pirates

Apr 19 2016

Pirates Avoid Front Office Changes

Mosquito League Pirates 12 Red Sox 4 Amidst dark and gloomy rumors of unhappiness and unrest amongst the Pirates faithful, the coaching staff avoided their pink slips on Friday night as they pulled off a convincing and much needed victory over the Red Sox.  With a seemingly solid resume of previous seasons, word on the …

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Apr 02 2015

Dodgers Down Pirates

The Dodgers faced the Pirates in the 2015 AAHA Mosquito season curtain raiser at Lions Park on April 1st.  The Pirates came out firing in the top half of the first with timely hits by Nick Mangum, Landon Wakelyn and Koben Bath to open the game with three runs in the top half of the first …

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Apr 01 2015

Mosquito Season Opens Wednesday the 1st

The 2015 Mosquito Spring Season gets underway tonight at Lions Park with the Dodgers taking on the Pirates. First pitch is 5:45.  On Thursday Lions will also be the setting as the Red Sox host the Cardinals. On Saturday the Giants face the Braves at Lions, while fans at Grant Park will see White Sox …

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Jun 13 2014

Nats Edge Bucs; Dodgers Down Cards

The Nationals and the Dodgers will face off in Sunday’s NL Championship in Mosquito after each had victories in the NL Cup Semifinals. The Nationals booked their ticket with a close 8-7 victory over the defending Champions, the Pirates. Meanwhile the Dodgers ousted the Cardinals with a 14-10 win. The NL Championship goes on Sunday …

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May 22 2014

Pirates Precipitate Parental Palpitations

Pirates 9 Phillies 8   It started out as an otherwise ordinary Tuesday night – as the steady flow of sick and injured approached the check-in window with their aches and pains and otherwise treatable illnesses.  But what the Triage Nurse saw next blew her and her 29 years of experience right out the door.    At approximately 8:10PM, a …

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May 19 2014

Pirates Sink Blue Jays

Pirates 10 Blue Jays 7 Mayday! Mayday!  Pirates sink Blue Jays! In a near capacity crowd,  the Pirates and the Blue Jays squared off on Friday night for a makeup game at Lions park. It was coach Jeanie Ashton bobble head night at the park as the first 10,000 fans received the limited edition keepsake. …

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May 14 2014

Pirates Steal Bases, Steal Victory

Pirates 12 Braves 11 The 89th sellout crowd of the year witnessed one of the top nail-bitters of the year between the Braves and the Pirates.  It took a full 5 innings for the Pirates to forge ahead of the Braves – as they mounted a 3 run deficit to take the win 12-11.  Down …

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May 06 2014

Pirates Double Up on Royals

Pirates 12 Royals 6 “Should I stay or Should I go?” Ah, the month of May – where the April Showers bring, well, May Showers..and all bedlam ensues in the infields of Mosquito baseball! Yes, it is a time where I am reminded of the classic 70’s hit from the Clash, “Should I Stay or …

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May 02 2014

Pirates Dominate Braves

Pirates 16 Braves 7 It was a beautiful sunny Wednesday night at Lions Park for a much anticipated match-up between the Pirates and the Braves. With the Pirates coming off of 2 losses and some rain-outs, they definitely had their game-faces on ready for a victory! There was no doubt about this one, the Pirates came READY! …

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Apr 22 2014

Orioles Double Up on Pirates

Mosquito Result Orioles 12 Pirates 6 On Monday the Orioles and Pirates faced off at Lions Park, making up their rained out game from the previous week. The Orioles took this one on the strength of some solid batting spread throughout the order, and great defence, especially in the later innings.  Highlights of the game …

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Apr 16 2014

Mosquito Games Postponed

Both Mosquito games scheduled for Wednesday, April 17 have been postponed. Orioles v. Pirates at Grant Braves. v. Mariners at Lions Stay posted for information on rescheduling.    

Apr 15 2014

Mariners More Seaworthy than Pirates

Mosquito Mariners 10 Pirates 9 Mariners get into the win column! After a slow start to the season, the Mariners got their first win, beating the Pirates 10-9.  The Pirates came out of the gate with 4 quick runs, but the Mariners found a way to climb back with 4 first inning runs of their …

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