The Pimlico Parrots are looking for a several new girls for the 2016 softball season. We have a full roster of men but could do with a couple of girls after losing a few girls to pregnancies, emigration and injuries. We welcome players of all abilities preferably beginners or novices as we play in the 5th division of … Continue reading Pimlico Parrots looking for softball girls in London for 2016 season
The Pimlico Parrots are looking for a couple of new girls for the 2015 softball season. We have a full roster of men but could do with a couple of girls after suffering a couple of injuries in the close season. We welcome players of all abilities preferably beginners or novices as we play in … Continue reading Parrots – New softball girls / players needed – London
Unlike D1 last week the Gods had been kind to us this tournament with the sun out and the temperature reaching a balmy 22 C. The suntan lotion was on by 9.30 and the beers out for 11am. Certainly couldn't ask for better weather or location in Old Deer Park, Richmond. Despite having approximately 18 … Continue reading Firstball May 2014- Pirates knocked out at semi finals
It's hard to believe that it's been almost 6 months since we last played outdoor, unless of course you're Captain Keano aka Chris and you play every weekend, come rain or shine. For the rest of us mere mortals the time has come to dust off our gloves, find your shin pads on and start warming up … Continue reading 2014 Fixtures- the countdown begins!
Live in South London and looking for a new softball team? Live in North London and looking for a new softball team? Why not join our the newest team in to the GLSML (Greater London Softball Mixed Slow Pitch League)? From 2014 season, the Pimlico Pirates will be expanding the club with the start of a … Continue reading Looking for a new softball team in London?
As you all know Neil has been keen on the idea of setting up a second team for next season which would be more of a recreational/social team. In keeping with the Pirates theme and our Pimlico heritage the most obvious name for the team is the Pimlico Parrots!! Quite how a 'squawk' at the … Continue reading Introducing the Pimlico Parrots
After a messy, fun and some might say noisy night in Northcote Road, Clapham, we were all winners! Here's a rundown of the softball awards, all 39 of them! Nominees Winner 1 MOST IMPROVED FEMALE Alice - Marines - Shazza Marines 2 MOST IMPROVED MALE Sohan -Bola Sohan 3 BEST OUTFIELDER Josie - Dave - … Continue reading WINNERS!!
It seems only yesterday that people were commented how time how flown and the softball season was about to start of with the Firstball tournament. Four months and 13 league games later the season has almost come to an end with only one league game left to play, Lastball and of course the big one- … Continue reading Pirates runner up at Lastball.
Monday is never our favourite night to play softball especially with the rain playing havoc with the fixture. First it was on, then off, then on again as the skies cleared and left us with a soggy field in Finsbury park to take on the division winners- the Fuzzy Ducks. With Shorty out again, Dave … Continue reading Mmmmmmercy me! Ducks sink the Pirates in Finsbury Park
This season there seems to be a rule of three with the Pirates. Win 3 and then lose the next game unexpectedly. Admittedly Raiders Green had a little bit of help from some 'retired' Gold players but they played well and we only had ourselves to blame after some costly overthrows which allowed them back … Continue reading Pirates lose to Raiders Gold, whoops I mean Green.