This is where you'll find game and series recaps from this season's 2nd Period (June-July-August). 1st Period Highlights (March-April-May) - 3rd Period Highlights (September-October-November).
Wednesday, July 2 - Lemonheads at Birds of Pray
G-1 C.Johnson homered,singled & drove in 3 to lead Heads to a 4-1
win. Birds score on N.Cruz homer.
G-2 J. Uribe had a 2 run double & C.Johnson & A.Jackson each had 3 hits in Heads second straight 4-1 win. Birds score on J.Votto homer. F.Liriano threw a CG with 4 hits, 2 walks & 15 Ks.
G-3 Birds got a 2 run homer in the 1st from Votto & scored 5 in the 2nd, of which 4 were unearned. Heads got 3 in the 2nd & 3 in the 3rd to make game 8-6 after 3. Birds got 3 more in the 7th on 3 walks & a bases clearing double by Markakis in Birds 11-6 win. A.Jackson singled & tripled driving in 2 for the Heads.
Sunday, July 13 - Lymebees at Unhinged Wahoos
Game 1: Lester vs Bumgarner; Wahoo's get a 2-run HR by Dunn in the 2nd
and add 2 more in 3rd. Lymebees get a solo HR by Beltre in 4th. Wahoo's
get an unearned run in 5th. Lymebees get another solo HR by Beltre in
the 9th. Wahoos win 5-2.
Game 2; Masterson vs Kuroda; Wahoo's get a solo HR by Cabrera in first. Lymebees score 4 runs in the 5th. Cano gets a 3-run HR in the 8th and the Lymebees score 5 in the inning. Lymebees add 2 more runs in the 9th and the Wahoos get a solo HR by Alvarez in 9th. Lymebees win 11-2.
Game 3; Wainwright vs Wheeler; Wahoo's score 2 runs in the first and add one unearned run in the 2nd. Lymebees get solo HRs by Avila and Cano in the 8th. Wahoos win 3-2.
Lymebees record 21-22.
Tuesday, July 15 - Lemonheads at Lymebees
Game 1; Lackey vs Gray; Bees score 3 runs in the 6th with Beltre hitting
a 2-out 2-run double. Lemonheads get a 2-out 2-run HR by Desmond in the
9th. Bees win 3-2.
Game 2; Greinke vs Gonzalez; Lemonheads get 2 unearned runs in the 3rd. Bees score 1 run in the 8th on a 2-out double by Cano. Hochevar comes in in the 9th and gives up solo HRs to Gomes, Davis and Butler. Lemonheads win 5-1.
Game 3; Iwakuma vs Burnett; Bees get a 2-out 3-run HR by Beltre in the 3rd, a solo HR by Beltran in 6th, and Yelich hits a 2-run HR in the 8th. Both pitchers pitch complete games with Burnett pitching a 5-hit shutout. Bees win 6-0.
Lymebees now 23-23 and ready to schedule series at home or away.
Thursday, July 17 - Arrogant Bastards at Birds of Pray
G-1 Birds get solos from J.Castro (gift) & A.Gordon and M.Moore goes
7 IP, 2 hits, 0 BB & 10 Ks. Stanton hit solo for AB. C. Lee CG 6 hits,
2 BB 8 Ks. Birds win 2-1.
G-2 A.Gordon (3-4) hit a triple & homer driving in 2 in Birds 4-1 win. M.Trout drove in ABs run with a SF in the 1st. C.Hamels CG, 7 hits 1bb 11 Ks.
G-3 ABs get a 2nd inning double from Longoria & a triple from D. Brown for the only run in 1-0 ABs win. J. Cosart went 7IP, 2 hits, 2 BB, 6 Ks for the win.
Series notes: J.Iglesias singled in the 1st inning, G-1,and was ejected after being picked off; the first of 3 Birds to be picked off in G-1. Birds had 1 more picked off in G-2. Andrus & Gardner each had a bunt single for the ABs. Altuve had a PH bunt single (after rolling a 0/6) for the Birds.