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Posted: 5/14/2012 5:54:53 PM
HOMERUN KINGZ KNOCK CHAMPIONSHIP OUT OF 1ST WITH 9-4 VICTORY!
The last place Homerun Kingz was able to defeat 1st Place Championship behind stellar pitching performance from it's staff. Homerun Kingz had a staff ERA of 2.70 with Justin Verlander leading the way with 2 wins and a WHIP of 0.92. Homerunkingz had an incredible 11 Quality Starts.
Blue Crushers-Always 2nd Place Battle to a 7-7 Tie!
In a game between 2 top contenders nothing was decided as the game ended in a 7-7 tie. The Blue Crushers had superb pitching all week long posting a 2.22 ERA and 0.91 WHIP as they fought hard to in this back and forth battle. The Crushers 2B Dustin Pedroia had a great game scoring 8 runs with 9 RBI's while batting .393 for the week.
GREEN SMOKERS SMOKE CALIFORNIA BEARS 10-3!
The Green Smokers defeated the California Bears with power hitting and power pitching. The Green Smokers hit 12 HR's in the rout while the pitching staff posted a 1.05 WHIP for the win. The bright news for the Bears is their pitching staff struck out 70 batters for the week. This is the worst defeat of the year that the Bears have suffered.
FIREBALLS DEFEAT TSSAJOS 8-5!
The Fireballs look like their finally finding their way as they win for the 2nd week in a row. Those trades are starting to payoff. The Fireballs hit .347 for the week but the star had to be Pitcher Edinson Volquez who had 2 Wins with 10 K's and 2.38 ERA to lead his team to victory.
1. Always 2nd Place --
2. Green Smokers .5
3. Blue Crushers 1.5
4. Championship 1.5
5. Str8ballin Onusuckas 3
6. California Bears 3
7. Fireballs 6.5
8. Homerun Kingz 17
9. Tssajos 17.5
10. Shanks 19.5
The race is really tightening up as only 3 games separate the top 6 teams! This week the Blue Crushers (Crushalot) will battle Championship (Krams) in a battle for a possible 1st Place spot!