Team News

  • May
    24

    16-Hit Attack Leads to Easy Win for Spirits (45+)

    (May 23, 2022 – Farmers Branch, TX) The Spirits (45+) was in overdrive on Monday night, switching gears and scoring in the first four innings including a 4-run third inning, and a 7-run fourth inning. The team exploded for 16 hits on the night with every hitter except one hitting safely, and all 9 players… Read More

  • May
    22

    Spirits (50+) Back in Win Column with 8 to 3 Victory Over Rangers

    (May 21, 2022 – Irving, TX) It had been a few weeks since solid play was a pair of words used for Spirits (50+) baseball, but the dust has settled and the team put together a nice victory Saturday morning, winning 8 to 3 over the Rangers in DFW-ABA 50 League action. Kirk Sipila, Shawn… Read More

  • May
    19

    Fast Start and Big Innings Lead to 9 to 4 Win for Spirits (40+)

    (May 18, 2022 – Euless, TX) After a quiet first inning, the Spirits (40+) offense came alive on Wednesday night, picking up 4 runs in the second and 3 more in the third inning to cruise to a 9 to 4 win over the Dallas Mustangs in DFW-ABA 40 League play, despite a brutal 8… Read More

  • May
    17

    Spirits (45+) Drops First Masters Game to Cardinals

    (May 16, 2022 – Farmers Branch, TX) Another big inning led to another loss, this time by the Spirits (45+) squad, who wasn’t able to get over the hump after a 7 to 0 deficit. The team fell to the Cardinals by a score of 7 to 4 in NTABL Masters League action on Monday… Read More

  • May
    15

    Short Handed Spirits (50+) Hand One Over to Red Sox

    (May 14, 2022 – Carrollton, TX) Highlights were few and far between as a very short handed Spirits (50+) squad fell to the AA Red Sox Saturday morning. The team showed with 8 players and the lack of availability cost them. Chris Allen, Mike Sopocy, and John Holmquist each finished with a pair of hits,… Read More

  • May
    12

    Spirits (40+) Pick Up 7 to 1 Win Over Drillers

    (May 11, 2022 – Carrollton, TX) It certainly wasn’t a fast start, but the Spirits (40+) offense finally got a slow start and picked up the speed a bit before the game finished, gathering a 7 to 1 win over the Fort Worth Drillers in DFW-ABA 40 League action Wednesday night. Duane Aponte was solid… Read More

  • May
    10

    Spirits (45+) Squeak Past Knights in Pitcher’s Duel

    (May 9, 2022 – Farmers Branch, TX) Lack of offense was aplenty for both the Spirits (45+) squad and the Knights on Monday night. The teams lulled each other to sleep for most of the game, and it was the Spirits that eventually came out triumphant with a 3 to 1 victory in a game… Read More

  • May
    8

    Losses Piling Up for Struggling Spirits (50+)

    (May 7, 2022 – Irving, TX) Maybe it’s playing games in Irving. Seems like a likely answer. Old. Desperate. Sometimes nice. It’s certainly in sync with Spirits (50+) baseball this season. The squad dropped to an even .500 , falling to 4-4 overall as they fell for the second consecutive week on Saturday, this time… Read More

  • May
    1

    Non-Finishing Offense Continues to Plague Spirits (50+)

    (April 30, 2022 – Irving, TX) What appeared to be another fast start for the Spirits (50+) squad resulted in another sputtering of offensive play and a continued problem of leaving runners on base as the Spirits dropped another game in the DFW-ABA 50 League on Saturday. The Spirits jumped out to a 4 to… Read More

  • Apr
    28

    Spirits (40+) Goes Toe to Toe with Undefeated Red Sox

    (April 27, 2022 – Euless, TX) It was a battle for first and second place Wednesday night as the Spirits (40+) squad engaged against the undefeated Red Sox in DFW ABA 40 League action. The Spirits knew they had a test ahead of them as they were facing a team with a handful of former… Read More