It's been a good month for the Pirates. Not only have we finally been promoted to the giddy heights of Minors 1, we managed to beat the Base Invaders en route to the final of Lastball which we narrowly lost to the Kamikazes. Perhaps even more important, or at least more anticipated, was the best tournament of the … Continue reading Edinburgh- Pirates take the plate!
The Pirates are officially on a roll. With 3 wins in a row (vs Raiders, Hampstead Heat and Voodicks) the Pirates are edging closer to promotion, especially after our friends the Base Invaders beat the Cubs. With 3 games left to play the Base Invaders are almost guaranteed promotion unless they happen to lose all their … Continue reading Pirates heading toward promotion!
Sad news for the Pirates as Phil is declared out for the season after dislocating and fracturing his finger in the game against the Raiders. For anyone that doesn't remember the catch, Phil made a huge amount of ground to take a running catch and stop a certain home run. Unfortunately for Phil he didn't quite get … Continue reading Phil ‘The Cannon’ Gannon out for the season!
Whilst the Parrots couldn’t have asked for a better start to their season (home runs to for all the guys and a mercy ruling in the 5th innings) the Pirates suffered an unexpected defeat from the newly promoted Base Invaders. It could have been far worse for the Pirates as after the first 4 innings … Continue reading Game 1: Parrots flourish, Pirates flounder.