Category: Recap

GHIBL Week 17 Recap

The Chiefs Locke in the #2 seed for the 2017 GHIBL Playoffs this week when they beat the Phillies 5 – 1. The Expos ended the Royals 13 game winning streak, winning in extra innings. The Phillies and the Expos square off next weekend to decide the #3 tournament seed.

The rest of the playoff bracket still has some jockeying as we head into the final weekend of the 2017 regular season.

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP W BF H R ER BB SO HR
Ronald Black 6 1 26 2 0 0 4 12 0

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Matt Kaszycki 3 0 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

GHIBL Week 16 Recap

Congratulations to the Rockville Royals, with this weeks win over the Rockies, as they have clinched the 2017 regular season title. The race is still on for who will lock down the number two seed, the Chiefs, Expos and A&A Office System Phillies are all still in hot pursuit. The Chiefs could put themselves in the drivers seat with a win over the A&A Office System Phillies provided they win by 2 runs or more.

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP W BF H R ER BB SO HR
Bill Riggieri 5 1 18 2 0 0 0 8 0

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Shane Legare 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0

GHIBL Week 15 Recap

The #1 ranked Rockville Royals did not let their off week slow them down. They came out slugging against Hoss Dental, putting up 18 runs in 4 innings of work. The Expos and the Chiefs both put up 12 runs in each of their victories. The Phillies used a new weapon in their arsenal on the mound, Joe Bender, to defeat the Hornets this week.

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP W BF H R ER BB SO HR
Shane Legare 5 1 18 3 0 0 0 6 0

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Jordan English 4 4 4 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0

GHIBL Week 14 Recap

Week 14 featured a lot of great games. Three of which were won by a single run. The Hornets lost after a triple in the top of the seventh by Tyler Pina. The Rockies lost in the top of the 8th inning, after coming back from giving up 4 runs in the top of the first. The Phillies took a 4 run lead in the top of the 1st but could not hold on, as the Wombats came back strong in the bottom of the fifth to put up the go ahead run. The Expos took advantage of the Devils 8 man defense putting up 7 runs.

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP W BF H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Turcotte 6 1 21 3 0 0 2 8 0

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Brendon Willis 5 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0

GHIBL Week 13 Recap

Another win for the Royals as they continue their march towards clinching not only the regular season title, but also the number one seed for their playoff birth. The middle of the pack, is still quite thick and showing little signs of thinning out. But as we progress through the season the standings are really taking form. Above the standings, we have our leader boards which are also really starting to develop as players battle for most hits and best average this season.

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP W BF H R ER BB SO HR
Bill Riggieri 7 1 26 5 1 0 0 8 0

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Ben Lopata 3 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0

GHIBL Week 12 Recap

GHIBL Week 12 had a lot of great rivalries, the top seeded Royals hosted the Chiefs for an excellent duel, ending with the Royals on top. Expos topped the Hornets behind a masterful outing by pitcher Joe Turcotte. The Rockies bats just couldn’t keep up with the Phillies and the Wombats added to their winning streak, beating the Devils.

There were quite a few exceptional hitting performances this week, honorable mentions going to Josh Svoboda, going 2-2 with a double and a run scored and Zach Locke who went 4-4 with 3 runs scored and 2 RBIs. But, Randy Noack locked down player of the week, going 2-3 with 2 HR and 5 RBIs.

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Randy Noack 3 2 2 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP W BF H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Turcotte 7 1 24 1 0 0 1 14 0

GHIBL Week 11 Recap

Congratulations to our pitcher of the week, Bill Riggieri. Bill pitched a perfect game against the Devils this past Sunday, fifteen batters up, fifteen batters down.

Behind an absolute stellar pitching performance by Bill Riggieri, the Rockville Royals have improved to 9 and 1 on the season. The Wombats came out strong this week to even the score between the Hornets and the Chiefs beat the Rockies in 5 innings of play.

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP BF H R ER BB SO HR
Bill Riggieri 5 15 0 0 0 0 9 0

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Luke Sacharczyk 3 3 3 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0

GHIBL Week 10 Recap

The mighty match-up between the defending champions, the Rockville Royals, and the only opponent to give them a loss this year, the Hornets, had magic in the making. The Royals needed to make a statement that they are still the top dog. Shane Legare stepped up not only on the mound, but also at the plate as GHIBL Week 10 player and pitcher of the week. Shane and the Royals demonstrated why they are still the team to beat.

The Rockies must have hit the cages this week, as they came out swinging against the Devils, amassing 11 hits. The Wombats upset the Expos in a great game by righty Ronald Black and the Chiefs and Hoss Dental were in a race to the finish, both displaying an explosive offensive.

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP BF H R ER BB SO HR
Shane Legare 5 24 4 0 0 2 5 0

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Shane Legare 2 2 2 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0

GHIBL Week 9 Recap

GHIBL fans, we are halfway through the season. The Rockville Royals sizzled through, winning 7 straight games in a row after dropping their first game to the Hornets in week 1. The Phillies are coming in right behind the Royals, winning 5 games straight to finish the first half of the season. The Phillies are tied for second place with the Hornets. The Expos lost their last two games to the number one seed, Rockville Royals, and the number two seed, the A&A Office System Phillies. The Hornets finished the first half on a strong note, beating the Rockies as did the Devils beating Hoss Dental.

Because we are half way through the season, let’s take a look at the players that are currently at the top of the leader boards in both offensive categories and pitching.

Offensive Leaders

Pitching Leaders

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP BF H R ER BB SO HR
Nico Piscopo 7 25 1 0 0 2 4 0

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Andy DePeau 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0

GHIBL Week 8 Recap

After 8 weeks of GHIBL, the Rockville Royals now hold first place in the leader boards. The Expos battled the Royals for 12 long innings, but the Royals came out ahead, scoring 3 in the 12th inning. Phillies tacked on to their win streak, winning a fourth game in a row, coming back against the Chiefs after being down early. The Hornets held on against Hoss, putting them in a 3 way tie for 2nd place on the GHIBL standings board. Wombats stringing a couple wins together, let’s see if they can use the moment next week when they play the Royals.

Pitcher of the Week

Pitching IP BF H R ER BB SO HR
Bill Riggieri 8 30 6 0 0 0 14 0

Player of the Week

Batting AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO
Nate Luscombe 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0