Cody Sinclair of the Slave Lake Cardinals fouls one off against Whitefish in Game 2 of their semi-final series in Slave Lake on July 18. The Cardinals won Game 1 on July 16 by a 3 – 1 score, with Kirk Ruecker going the distance. In Game 2, the Cardinals squeaked out a 5 – 4 win to take the series in two. They await the winner of the other series, dates TBD.
Dirtbags, Heat tied up
Ryan Adelman of the Slave Lake Dirtbags swings at a Parker Hay pitch in the opening game between the Bags and the Slave Lake Heat in the Southshore Men’s Baseball League semi-final series on July 17. The Dirtbags, with Cody Stasow pitching, won 6 – 4. Game 2 of the series went Wednesday night in Widewater. The Heat bounced back with a big 14 – 11 victory to tie the series. The deciding game will be played Tuesday or Wednesday of this week.