2009 CBL Players And Pitchers Of The Week

This information came from the 2009 Wayback Machine (archive.org) snapshot of the original version of this website. It lists the 2009 Continental Baseball League Players and Pitchers of the Week.

Week Ending August 16th
Andy SchonPitcherALEXANDRIA ACESAndy threw 7 innings, recorded 8 strikeouts, earned a victory, and continued his scoreless innings streak to 25 innings.
David FowlerOFALEXANDRIA ACESDavid went 8-12 (.667 BA), with 2 Home Runs, 7 RBI, and 4 stolen bases in the weekend series
Week Ending August 9th
Neil ForsythPitcherCOASTAL KINGFISHNeil appeared in 2 games (1 victory) pitching 7 innings, letting up 2 hits with 1 run and recording 9 K’s
Andy SchonPitcherALEXANDRIA ACESAndy pitched 8 innings, giving up no runs, allowing only 4 hits, and recording 7 K’s
Gabe MemmertOFALEXANDRIA ACESGabe went 7-15 for the series, with 3 RBI and 3 runs scored
Week Ending August 2nd
Andy SchonPitcherALEXANDRIA ACESAndy threw a 9-inning shutout, allowing just 5 hits, and recording 6 strikeouts.
Eric WilliamsOFBIG BEND COWBOYSEric batted .563, had a .739 OBP, 6 RBI, and 5 stolen bases for the weekend series.
Week Ending July 26th
Trey GeorgeOutfielderTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERSTrey George went 7-14 with 11 RBI and 2 Stolen Bases
David FowlerOFALEXANDRIA ACESDavid had 4 Home Runs, including an inside-the-park home run, and 3 stolen bases in the series against the Big Bend Cowboys.
Judson SmithPitcherTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERSJudson pitched a 7-inning complete game, allowing 5 hits, 1 run, and striking out 9 against the Pipeliners.
Week Ending July 19th
Beau ManningSecond BaseBIG BEND COWBOYSBeau went 8-15, with 2 HR’s (1 Grand Slam), 14 RBI, 7 Runs, and 4 Walks
Jeff CarperSSBAY AREA TOROSJeff is a “co” Player Of The Week after being acquired by the Toros from the Coastal Kingfish. He batted .375 and had 2 HR’s and 6 RBI’s.
Robert “Jake” LeonhardtPitcherBAY AREA TOROSJake went 8.0 IP allowing 6 hits, 2 runs, just 1 walk, and recording 8 strikeouts to earn the win over 1st place Alexandria.
Mike CastrignanoPitcherBIG BEND COWBOYSMike went 6 innings, giving up 3 ER, and recording 13 strikeouts in a no-decision against the Pipeliners.
Week Ending July 12th
Eric PadillaInfielderALEXANDRIA ACESEric went 7-15 last week and had a home run
Kevin CooperPitcherBAY AREA TOROSKevin went 8.0 innings to get a complete game victory (7 inning game + 1 extra inning). He let up 2 hits, 1 ER, and had 6 strikeouts
Chris BennettPitcherBIG BEND COWBOYSChris appeared in relief in 3 consecutive games (4.0 IP total). He earned a save and a victory, allowing 0 ER, and recorded 4 strikeouts
Week Ending July 7th
Kyle LaMottaPlayerSOUTH LOUISIANA PIPELINERSKyle was the MVP for the 2009 CBL All Star Game which was held in Alexandria, LA on July 7
Trey GeorgePlayerTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERSTrey George won the CBL Home Run Derby prior to the All Star Game held on July 7 in Alexandria, LA
Week Ending July 5th
Rhett BarberPitcherALEXANDRIA ACESRhett earned the win and went 7 innings, giving up 1 run, 2 walks, and recording 7 strikeouts
Nick Ochoa1st BaseBIG BEND COWBOYSNick batted .571 (8-14) and had 5 runs, 2 HR’s, 10 RBI, 2 doubles, and 4 walks
Week Ending June 29th
Robert “Jake” LeonhardtPitcherBAY AREA TOROSJake pitched a 7-inning complete game, let up no runs, walked 1, and struck out 7 in a 2-0 victory.
Eric WilliamsOutfielderBIG BEND COWBOYSEric went 11-18 (.611 BA) with 2 stolen bases against league-leading Alexandria
Week Ending June 21st
Carlos CastilloPitcherSOUTH LOUISIANA PIPELINERSHe pitched a complete game and earned a victory. Gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, 0 walks, and 10 k’s in 9 innings of work.
Anselmo VasquezOFSOUTH LOUISIANA PIPELINERSIn 3 games this weekend, he went 6 for 12 with 4 Home Runs and 13 RBI.
Andrew RiddickOFBIG BEND COWBOYSWent 7 for 11 (.636 BA) with 3 Doubles, 2 RBIs, 3 runs scored and 2 diving plays in the outfield
Week Ending June 14th
Andy SchonPitcherALEXANDRIA ACES7 shutout innings, four hits, eight hits, one walk in a 5-0 win
Garrett BassOFBAY AREA TOROS.429 BA (6-14), 6R, 6RBI, 2HR
Week Ending June 7th
Rhett BarberPitcherALEXANDRIA ACESSeven innings, one hit, one run, two walks and 11 strikeouts. No hitter through 6.2 innings
Johnny KlopferOFALEXANDRIA ACES5 RBI. Broke up no hitter in Game 2 on Friday with walk-off 3-run home run. Game winning RBI’s in Games 1 and 3.
Justin Armiger3BTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERS10-17(.588), 2b, 2 HR’s, 12 RBI’s for Week 4.
Week Ending May 31st
Kyle RogersPitcherBAY AREA TOROSKyle had 10 strikeouts and gave up 0 earned runs to earn the victory on May 31.
Brad TurneyPlayerALEXANDRIA ACESBrad hit .555 for the week and drove in 5 RBIs. He also pitched 1.2 innings in relief.
Week Ending May 24th
Lester ContrerasPlayerSOUTH LOUISIANA PIPELINERS(Combined Award for Weeks 1 and 2): Lester Contreras is one of the two “co-CBL Player Of The Week” award winners for the combined Weeks 1 and 2 of the 2009 CBL season.
Clint ToomeyPlayerTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERS(Combined Award for Weeks 1 and 2): Clint Toomey (Texarkana Gunslingers) is one of the two “co-CBL Player Of The Week” award winners for the combined Weeks 1 and 2 of the 2009 CBL season.
Judson SmithPitcherTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERS(Combined Award for Weeks 1 and 2): Judson Smith (Texarkana Gunslingers) is one of the “co-CBL Pitcher Of The Week” award winners for the combined Weeks 1 and 2 of the 2009 CBL season.
Nathan StewartPitcherALEXANDRIA ACES(Combined Award for Weeks 1 and 2): Nathan Stewart (Alexandria Aces) is one of the two “co-CBL Pitcher Of The Week” award winners for the combined Weeks 1 and 2 of the 2009 CBL season.

2007 Continental Baseball League Players Of The Week

This is from the snapshot archive/Wayback Machine (archive.org) from the original version of this website. It lists the players and pitchers of the week for the 2007 CBL season.

Week EndingPlayer/Position/Team/Description
August 5th Tyler French Pitcher, TEXAS HEAT, 7.0 IP, 4 Hits, 0 BB’s, 8K’s, Complete Game Shutout Victory (7 innings) Karl Krailo Infielder, TARRANT COUNTY BLUE THUNDER, 12-17 (.706 BA), 9 Runs, 8 RBI’s, 4 HR’s, .783 OBP
July 29th Ryan Leger Pitcher, TEXAS HEAT, 7.0 IP, 4 Hits, 1 Earned Run, 8 K’s Zach Duncan Pitcher, TARRANT COUNTY BLUE THUNDER, 6.0 IP, 4H, 1R, 0ER, 1BB, 5K Joe Pagan Catcher, TARRANT COUNTY BLUE THUNDER, 6-16 (.375 BA), 7 Runs, 5 Home Runs, 10 RBI
July 22nd Josh Odell Player, BAY AREA TOROS, 6-15 (.400 BA), 4HR, 7RBI Zach Duncan Pitcher, TARRANT COUNTY BLUE THUNDER, 8.0 IP, 4 Hits, 0 Runs (0.00 ERA), 8 K’s Jerry Anderson Pitcher, LEWISVILLE LIZARDS, 7.0 IP, 6 Hits, 0 Runs (0.00 ERA), 3 BB, 8 K’s — Complete Game Victory (7 innings)
July 10th Karl Krailo Catcher, TARRANT COUNTY BLUE THUNDER, Krailo’s current stats are 6-13 (.462 BA), 12 RBI, 7 Runs, 3 HR including 1 Grand Slam. Matt Sartor Pitcher, LEWISVILLE LIZARDS, In 3 Appearances, Sartor has 4-2/3 IP, 1 Hit, 0 Runs, 2 BB’s, 9K’s
July 1st Ryan Howard Infielder, LEWISVILLE LIZARDS, 9-15 (.600 BA), 9 RBI, 7 Runs, 5 BB, 2 HR Cory Press Pitcher, LEWISVILLE LIZARDS, 6 IP, 3 Hits, 0 Runs, 1 BB, 2 K’s, no decision
June 24th Robby Winn Infielder, TEXAS HEAT, Keller native Winn posted 10-23 (.435 BA), 6 Runs, 3 HR, and 8 RBI Beau Cumbie Pitcher (Co-winner), TEXAS HEAT, Cumbie pitched 7 innings with 2 Hits, 0 Runs, 2 BB, 5 K’s Eric Diaz Pitcher (Co-winner), TARRANT COUNTY BLUE THUNDER, Diaz pitched 7 innings with 1 Hit, 2 runs (0 earned), 2 BB, 4 K’s
June 17th Josh Blackstock Infielder, TARRANT COUNTY BLUE THUNDER, Blackstock went 6-for-8 (.750 BA), 2B, 2 HR’s, 4 RBI, 2 SB, 1 Walk Will Smeltzer Pitcher (Co-winner), BAY AREA TOROS, Smeltzer pitched a complete game, let up 1 earned run, walked 3, struck out 8, and let up only 2 hits in helping the Toros achieve their first back-to-back victories of the season. Kieran Mattison Pitcher (Co-winner), LEWISVILLE LIZARDS, Mattison gave up 6 hits, 1 walk, and struck out 14 batters in a no-decision against the Toros. 14 K’s is the new single game record for strikeouts in the CBL.
June 10th Jesse Longoria Catcher, LEWISVILLE LIZARDS, Longoria went 11 for 22 (.500 Batting Average), had 3 home runs, and 6 RBI’s. Ryan Leger Pitcher, TEXAS HEAT, Leger pitched the first complete game in CBL history, and let up one run in 10 innings during the weekend series. His complete game saw him give up two hits and one earned run, while completing the game in 92 pitches.
June 3rd Billy Schmitt Catcher, TARRANT COUNTY BLUE THUNDER, Schmitt went 8-for-13, had 3 HR and 11 RBI, and an On Base Percentage of .737 in leading the Blue Thunder to a 4-1 first place start. Brent Burger Pitcher (Co-winner), TARRANT COUNTY BLUE THUNDER, Burger pitched 6 innings, allowed 2 hits, 0 runs and earned his first victory. Beau Cumbie Pitcher (Co-winner), TEXAS HEAT, Cumbie pitched 6 innings, allowed 4 hits, 1 earned run and notched his first victory of the season.

Filyaw, Cooper And Parker Player And Pitcher Of Week Article

This is from a June 2008 archive of the old McKinney Blue Thunder website: https://web.archive.org/web/20080613054850/http://www.bluethunderprobaseball.com/news/pressreleases/index.html?article_id=102


06/09/2008 7:20 AM

The Continental Baseball League announced its Player of the Week on Tuesday afternoon, giving the award to McKinney Blue Thunder third baseman Gene Filyaw.

Filyaw finished the week batting .395 (15-for-38) with two home runs and 14 runs batted in as McKinney thundered off to an 8-2 start to the season.

The Pitcher of the Week honor was shared by Travis Parker of Corpus Christi and Kevin Cooper of Bay Area. Parker allowed only one earned run in 13 innings of work for an 0.69 ERA, over two games for the BeachDawgs, striking out 9 batters while earning the win in the franchise’s first victory. Cooper
fanned 14 batters in 16 and a third innings over three appearances, posting a victory and 1.65 ERA.

2010 Games And Final Scores

One of the final archive.org snapshots of this website, right before the league folded, had a page with the 2010 Continental Baseball League schedule. It included final scores for most of the games, but it did not include the championship nor the All-Star Game.

Here is what we were able to find so far:

DateTimeGame Information (Away @ Home)Status
Thu, May 6th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 6 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 4 Completed
Fri, May 7th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 6 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 1 Completed
Sat, May 8th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 5 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 13 Completed
Sun, May 9th02:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 2 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 5 Completed
Thu, May 13th02:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 13 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 4 Completed
Thu, May 13th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 7 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 14 Completed
Fri, May 14th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 6 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 5 Completed
Fri, May 14th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 5 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 6 Completed
Sat, May 15th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 8 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 2 Completed
Sat, May 15th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 14 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 2 Completed
Sun, May 16th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 8 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 2 Completed
Sun, May 16th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 7 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 6 Completed
Thu, May 20th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 4 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 3 Completed
Thu, May 20th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 4 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 17 Completed
Fri, May 21st07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 5 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 3 Completed
Fri, May 21st07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 1 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 14 Completed
Sat, May 22nd07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 2 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 7 Completed
Sat, May 22nd07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 12 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 10 Completed
Sun, May 23rd02:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 10 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 6 Completed
Sun, May 23rd02:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 10 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 2 Completed
Thu, May 27th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 14 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 5 Completed
Fri, May 28th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 10 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 11 Completed
Fri, May 28th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 16 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 5 Completed
Sat, May 29th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 12 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 13 Completed
Sat, May 29th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 10 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 9 Completed
Sun, May 30th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 2 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 5 Completed
Sun, May 30th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 5 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 4
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Completed
Sun, May 30th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 6 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 5 Completed
Thu, June 3rd07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 6 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 12 Completed
Thu, June 3rd07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 9 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 8 Completed
Fri, June 4th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 1 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 9 Completed
Fri, June 4th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 9 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 5 Completed
Sat, June 5th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 6 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 4 Completed
Sat, June 5th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 16 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 10 Completed
Sun, June 6th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 2 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 12 Completed
Sun, June 6th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 0
Thu, June 10th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 1 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 7 Completed
Thu, June 10th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 5 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 9 Completed
Fri, June 11th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 3 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 5 Completed
Fri, June 11th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 3 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 11 Completed
Sat, June 12th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 4 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 10 Completed
Sat, June 12th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 3 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 16 Completed
Sun, June 13th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 5 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 10 Completed
Sun, June 13th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 6 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 4 Completed
Thu, June 17th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 6 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 7 Completed
Fri, June 18th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 1 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 7 Completed
Fri, June 18th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 5 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 9 Completed
Sat, June 19th02:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 1 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 7 Completed
Sat, June 19th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 8 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 9 Completed
Sat, June 19th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 5 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 15 Completed
Sun, June 20th02:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 2 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 18 Completed
Sun, June 20th02:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 7 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 6 Completed
Thu, June 24th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 6 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 18 Completed
Thu, June 24th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 5 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 4 Completed
Fri, June 25th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 13 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 5 Completed
Fri, June 25th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 11 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 3 Completed
Sat, June 26th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 1 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 8 Completed
Sat, June 26th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 5 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 0 Completed
Sun, June 27th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 0 Postponed
Sun, June 27th02:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 6 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 5 Completed
Thu, July 1st07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 0 Postponed
Thu, July 1st07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 5 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 3 Completed
Fri, July 2nd07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 0 Postponed
Fri, July 2nd07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 3 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 17 Completed
Sat, July 3rd07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 0 Postponed
Sat, July 3rd07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 3 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 14 Completed
Sun, July 4th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 4 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 6 Completed
Sun, July 4th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 9 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 8 Completed
Wed, July 7th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 6 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 9 Completed
Thu, July 8th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 8 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 7 Completed
Sat, July 10th02:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 5 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 6 Completed
Sat, July 10th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 4 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 3 Completed
Sat, July 10th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 4 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 5 Completed
Sat, July 10th02:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 2 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 1 Completed
Sun, July 11th02:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 5 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 6 Completed
Sun, July 11th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 1 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 18 Completed
Sun, July 11th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 2 Completed
Tue, July 13th02:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 5 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0 Completed
Thu, July 15th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 16 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 5 Completed
Thu, July 15th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 0 Postponed
Fri, July 16th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 1 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 13 Completed
Fri, July 16th02:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 12 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 5 Completed
Fri, July 16th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 6 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 0 Completed
Sat, July 17th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 1 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 23 Completed
Sat, July 17th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 13 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 9 Completed
Sun, July 18th02:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 10 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 6 Completed
Sun, July 18th02:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS 7 @  COASTAL KINGFISH 2 Completed
Tue, July 20th02:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 8 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 10 Completed
Thu, July 22nd07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 1 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 13 Completed
Thu, July 22nd07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 9 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 8 Completed
Fri, July 23rd07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 4 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 9 Completed
Fri, July 23rd07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 9 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 7 Completed
Sat, July 24th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 4 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 9 Completed
Sat, July 24th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 1 Completed
Sun, July 25th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 0
Sun, July 25th02:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 14 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 10 Completed
Sun, July 25th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 5 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 6 Completed
Tue, July 27th02:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 11 Completed
Thu, July 29th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 4 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 6 Completed
Thu, July 29th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0
Kingfish forfeit
Fri, July 30th07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 4 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 3 Completed
Fri, July 30th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0
Kingfish forfeit
Sat, July 31st07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 0
Sat, July 31st07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0
Sun, August 1st07:00 PMLAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 0
Sun, August 1st07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  DESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0
Thu, August 5th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 0
Thu, August 5th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 0
Fri, August 6th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 0
Fri, August 6th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 0
Sat, August 7th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH 0 @  BIG BEND COWBOYS 0
Sat, August 7th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS 0 @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS 0
Sun, August 8th07:00 PMCOASTAL KINGFISH  @  BIG BEND COWBOYS
Sun, August 8th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS  @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS
Thu, August 12th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS  @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS
Thu, August 12th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS  @  COASTAL KINGFISH
Fri, August 13th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS  @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS
Fri, August 13th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS  @  COASTAL KINGFISH
Sat, August 14th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS  @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS
Sat, August 14th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS  @  COASTAL KINGFISH
Sun, August 15th07:00 PMBIG BEND COWBOYS  @  LAS CRUCES VAQUEROS
Sun, August 15th07:00 PMDESERT VALLEY MOUNTAIN LIONS  @  COASTAL KINGFISH

2008 CBL Players And Pitchers Of The Week

Here are the 2008 Continental Baseball League players and pitchers of the week:

Week Ending August 17th

Joe HicksCFBAY AREA TOROSHicks posted a .381 batting average (8-for-21), adding a double and home run on the way to driving in 6. He also picked up 3 stolen bases on the week. Hicks finishes the season with a .266 average and 26 RBI in 39 appearances for the Toros.
Russell ReverePBAY AREA TOROSRevere started the week on Tuesday by pitching a scoreless ninth to earn the save in Bay Area’s come-from-behind win at McKinney, and topped it off by tossing a three-hit shutout against Corpus Christi on Saturday, striking out 8 BeachDawgs. Revere finishes the regular season with 8 wins and 3 saves, ranking second in the CBL in ERA at 1.84 and first in innings pitched at 107.2.

Week Ending August 10th

Earl WhiteOFCORPUS CHRISTI BEACH DAWGSWhite hit .467 for the week, going 7-for-15 with two extra-base hits. Combined with his 5 walks and 4 stolen bases, he plated 6 runs for the BeachDawgs.
Ryan KondratowizPCORPUS CHRISTI BEACH DAWGSKondratowiz tossed 10 scoreless innings over two outings for Corpus Christi, including a complete-game 4-hit shutout at Texarkana on the 4th. Kondratowiz’ 6 victories place him among the CBL leaders.
Jayson RachuigPBAY AREA TOROSRachuig shut down McKinney on the 4th, tossing a two-hitter and allowing only an unearned run while striking out 9 Blue Thunder batters, to lower his season ERA to 1.17 after 30.2 innings pitched. Since joining the Toros mid-season, Rachuig has struck out 28 batters while walking only 8.

Week Ending August 3rd

Jason DiazIFBAY AREA TOROSDiaz hit .419 on the week, with 13 hits in 31 official at bats, and made it happen on the basepaths for the Toros, stealing nine bases and scoring seven runs as the Toros finished the week back atop the CBL standings. Diaz is now batting .313 for the season, and is third in the CBL in stolen bases in only 24 games played.
Tyler FrenchPTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERSFor the week, French posted a 0.69 ERA and a victory. In 13 innings of work, he allowed only 12 baserunners and one run, while fanning 10 batters. French has a season ERA of 2.55, and is second in the CBL in fewest hits allowed per nine innings.

Week Ending July 27th

Grant MassieOFBAY AREA TOROSMassie paced CBL batters with a .429 average, going 6-for-14 with a home run, driving in 4 runs and scoring 5. For the year, Massie is fifth in the league with a .295 average, and ranks second in runs scored with 35.
Justin DrabekPMCKINNEY BLUE THUNDERDrabek threw a complete-game three-hitter on Thursday against Bay Area in McKinney’s 3-1 victory, his second time going the distance for the Blue Thunder. Drabek has posted a stingy 1.26 ERA in 43 innings for the season, striking out 27 while allowing just over one baserunner per inning.

Week Ending July 20th

Kyle WellsCBAY AREA TOROSWells led all CBL batters with a .417 average, going 15-for-36 while driving in a league-best 11 runs since the All-Star break. For the season, Wells is among the leaders in batting average (second, .328), on-base percentage (third, .407), and slugging percentage (.406).
Jack TilghmanPTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERSTilghman, the Texarkana relief ace, has appeared in seven games for the Gunslingers since the All-Star break, picking up two victories and two saves. In eight innings of work, he has allowed no earned runs and only 5 hits, striking out 13. Tilghman is far and away the CBL leader in games pitched (31) and saves (11), and has struck out 48 batters in 36.1 innings, posting a 1.49 ERA.
Kevin CooperPBAY AREA TOROSCooper threw 8 innings of shutout ball against Texarkana on Saturday, July 11, striking out 11 Gunslingers while garnering his third win of the season. For the week, Cooper posted a 0.60 ERA in 15 innings with 14 strikeouts. Cooper is the CBL ERA leader at 1.42, and also leads the league in strikeouts (60) and fewest hits (5.54) and runners (9.81) per nine innings.

Week Ending July 6th

Anthony EdwardsOFTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERSEdwards led the red-hot Gunslingers on a 6-game home-and-home sweep of McKinney to open the second half of the CBL season. For the week, Edwards batted .385 (10-for-26) with a triple and a home run. His 8 RBI were tops in the circuit for the week, and he struck out only once while coaxing four walks. Edwards’ name is plastered all over the CBL offensive leaderboards this season; he is tops in batting average (.335), RBI (28), slugging percentage (.443), runs scored (33), triples (4), and total bases (70), and is second in on-base percentage at .414. Edwards also leads CBL right fielders with a .986 fielding average, and is tied for the lead in assists with 5.
Justin DrabekRHPMCKINNEY BLUE THUNDERDrabek set a CBL record on Friday, July 5, becoming the first pitcher to turn in a 10 inning outing, at home against Texarkana. The Gunslingers could not tally against Drabek, who struck out nine while scattering 4 hits and 3 walks. Drabek’s fine work earned him only a no-decision as the Gunslingers eventually won the game in the 12th inning. Drabek, the son of 1990 Cy Young Award winner Doug Drabek, has fashioned an 0.83 ERA in 21 2/3 innings of work for the Blue Thunder, striking out 16 batters.

Week Ending June 29th

Pedro CatalaCFCORPUS CHRISTI BEACH DAWGSCatala hit .350 for the week (7-for-20) and had an on-base percentage of .480. He also scored six runs, tops in the CBL for the week, adding three stolen bases and two RBI. In Wednesday’s 3-2, 13 inning win over McKinney, his two-out RBI single tied the game at 2-2 in the fifth inning. In Sunday’s 8-7, 12 inning win over Texarkana, he scored in part of the rally that saw the Beach Dawgs go up 6-4 in the eighth inning. Later in the 12th and down by one, 7-6, his walk started the winning rally and saw him score the tying run as part of the comeback win. Catala also saw time at three key defensive positions, playing shortstop, second base, and center field this week.
Brian BarrPTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERSBarr tossed a 4-hit shutout against Bay Area on Thursday, June 26, striking out 8 Toros while walking only 1. The Toros only managed to get one runner as far as second base in the game. The victory made Barr the first 5-game winner this year in the CBL.

Week Ending June 22nd

Joe PaganCMCKINNEY BLUE THUNDERPagan batted .385 (5-for-13) with a double and home run, driving in 3 and scoring 2. In addition to slugging .692 for the week, Pagan reached 5 times on walks, bringing his on-base percentage to .556 over the six-game span. Through Sunday’s games, Pagan leads the CBL in doubles (7) and walks (19).
Markus MarkrayPMCKINNEY BLUE THUNDERThe Blue Thunder’s Markray spun a 4-hit shutout Friday night (6/20) against the Bay Area Toros, striking out 8 while walking only 1. Markray (3-2 on the season) is fifth in the CBL with a 2.19 ERA, and is second in the league in fewest walks per nine innings (1.70).
Jack TilghmanPTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERSTexarkana’s workhorse reliever Tilghman appeared in five games during the week, posting three saves for the resurgent Gunslingers. Tilghman has worked in 16 of Texarkana’s 29 games, to give him the league lead in that category. He has posted a 2.89 ERA in 18.2 innings of work for the season, and his 23 strikeouts are tops among CBL relievers.

Week Ending June 15th

Pat Burgess3BTEXARKANA GUNSLINGERSPat Burgess wasted no time upon joining the Gunslingers this week. In his first six games with the club, Burgess batted .393 (11-for-28) with three doubles and a home run. His six RBI tied for the league lead for the week. Burgess had four multiple-hit games, closing the week by going 3-for-5 with double, home run, and 4 RBI in the Gunslingers’ 12-0 rout at McKinney on Sunday, June 15.
Rene RecioPCORPUS CHRISTI BEACH DAWGSRene Recio pitched the first one-hit game in CBL history Friday, June 13, shutting out the Bay Area Toros. Recio struck out nine Toros, with the sole safety being a leadoff single in the first inning. Recio then went on to retire 24 consecutive batters before allowing two walks in the ninth inning. Recio leads the CBL in winning percentage (4-0) and fewest runners per nine innings (7.28), is second in strikeouts per nine innings (8.19), and currently ranks third in ERA (1.21).

Week Ending June 8th

Nick Shay1BCORPUS CHRISTI BEACH DAWGSShaking off an early-season mini-slump, Shay paced the league this week with a .421 batting average (8-for-19) with a double, as Corpus Christi turned in a perfect 6-0 record. Shay opened the week with a 3-for-4 performance in the BeachDawgs’ come from behind extra-inning win on June 3 against McKinney, singling and scoring the game-tying run in the bottom of the ninth to force the extra frame. Shay also featured against Texarkana to close out the week on June 8, going 2-for-4 and again singling and scoring the tying run as Corpus Christi took the lead for good in the sixth.
Brandon SiskPBAY AREA TOROSSisk turned in the CBL’s first complete-game shutout, outdueling Ryan Leger of McKinney on June 8 to win a classic 1-0 game. In the contest, Sisk scattered 5 singles, striking out 8 while walking 3, with no member of the Blue Thunder advancing past second base. For the week, Sisk allowed only one earned run, striking out 13 batters in 14 innings of work and posting a tidy 0.64 ERA.

Week Ending June 1st

Gene Filyaw3BMCKINNEY BLUE THUNDERFilyaw finished the week batting .395 (15-for-38) with 2 HR and 14 RBI as McKinney got off to a fast 8-2 start.
Travis ParkerPCORPUS CHRISTI BEACH DAWGSParker allowed only one earned run in 13 innings of work for an 0.69 ERA, over two games for the BeachDawgs, striking out 9 batters while earning the win in the franchise’s first victory.
Kevin CooperPBAY AREA TOROSCooper fanned 14 batters in 16 and a third innings over three appearances, posting a victory and 1.65 ERA.


2008 CBL Pitching And Batting Leaders

Here are the batting and pitching leaders for the 2008 Continental Baseball League regular season:

LEADING BATTERS (MINIMUM 3.1 PLATE APPEARANCES PER TEAM GAME PLAYED)
Player                Club    AVG   SLG   OBP   G  AB   R   H  TB 2B 3B HR RBI  BB IW  SO GDP HP SH SF SB CS 
*Edwards, Anthony TEX .324 .425 .397 70 275 50 89 117 8 7 2 43 26 3 28 4 8 8 1 15 9
Wells, Kyle BAY .315 .376 .399 60 197 25 62 74 4 1 2 30 27 1 24 4 2 8 2 6 0
Kmetko, Tyler COR .300 .332 .362 65 223 36 67 74 5 1 0 16 16 1 19 5 6 9 1 12 7
Filyaw, Gene MCK .300 .399 .371 62 233 30 70 93 9 4 2 34 16 0 44 2 12 1 3 7 6
Plecki, Greg BAY .297 .360 .389 66 222 36 66 80 9 1 1 22 23 1 31 3 11 8 1 29 8
*Crimoli, Gene TEX .290 .361 .386 66 238 31 69 86 12 1 1 37 37 2 49 5 1 1 1 7 4
Massie, Grant BAY .287 .368 .371 67 223 46 64 82 6 3 2 32 25 0 46 2 7 5 4 13 3
Quintana, Frank TEX .245 .335 .333 66 212 31 52 71 10 0 3 22 19 0 67 4 10 4 2 2 0
Brown, Eric BAY .240 .352 .326 58 196 32 47 69 12 2 2 26 17 1 30 5 9 6 2 21 4
#Rubenstein, Brendan TEX .239 .287 .404 61 209 26 50 60 6 2 0 26 55 0 32 1 3 8 0 8 7
HOME RUNS Morgan, 
Josh (COR) 3
Quintana, Frank (TEX) 3
Pagan, Joe (MCK) 3
Cattell, Ryan (BAY) 3
Burum, Ben (BAY) 3
Shay, Nick (COR) 3

RUNS BATTED IN
Edwards, Anthony (TEX) 43
Crimoli, Gene (TEX) 37
Filyaw, Gene (MCK) 34

SLUGGING PERCENTAGE
Edwards, Anthony (TEX) .425
Filyaw, Gene (MCK) .399
Wells, Kyle (BAY) .376

ON-BASE PERCENTAGE
Rubenstein, Brendan (TEX) .404
Wells, Kyle (BAY) .399
Edwards, Anthony (TEX) .397

RUNS
Edwards, Anthony (TEX) 50
Massie, Grant (BAY) 46
Hastings, Ray (TEX) 36
Kmetko, Tyler (COR) 36
Plecki, Greg (BAY) 36

HITS
Edwards, Anthony (TEX) 89
Filyaw, Gene (MCK) 70
Crimoli, Gene (TEX) 69

DOUBLES
Pagan, Joe (MCK) 13
Burum, Ben (BAY) 13
Crimoli, Gene (TEX) 12
Brown, Eric (BAY) 12
Burgess, Pat (TEX) 12

TRIPLES
Edwards, Anthony (TEX) 7
Filyaw, Gene (MCK) 4
Massie, Grant (BAY) 3

TOTAL BASES
Edwards, Anthony (TEX) 117
Filyaw, Gene (MCK) 93
Crimoli, Gene (TEX) 86

BASES ON BALLS
Rubenstein, Brendan (TEX) 55
Pagan, Joe (MCK) 48
Crimoli, Gene (TEX) 37

STOLEN BASES
Plecki, Greg (BAY) 29
Diaz, Jason (BAY) 26
Revis, Brandon (MCK) 22
LEADING PITCHERS (MINIMUM 1 INNING PITCHED PER TEAM GAME PLAYED)
Player                Club   W- L   PCT    ERA  G GS CG SHO GF SV    IP TBF  AB   H   R  ER HR SH SF HB  BB IW  SO WP BK  
Cooper, Kevin BAY 5- 3 .625 1.71 16 14 0 0 0 0 95.0 388 330 56 31 18 2 9 1 9 39 1 83 6 6
Revere, Russell BAY 8- 4 .667 1.84 18 13 4 1 3 3 107.2 455 402 90 38 22 1 7 7 10 29 2 62 3 0
Parker, Travis COR 3- 5 .375 1.85 12 10 2 0 0 0 77.2 334 291 62 29 16 2 8 1 4 30 0 53 5 1
Leger, Ryan MCK 6- 3 .667 2.42 14 14 0 0 0 0 89.1 374 342 85 33 24 1 3 2 3 24 0 52 0 0
Barr, Brian TEX 9- 3 .750 2.54 15 12 2 1 1 0 88.2 371 339 82 32 25 0 3 2 6 21 0 80 2 0
Kondratowiz, Ryan COR 6- 5 .545 2.59 15 13 2 1 0 0 87.0 364 319 77 40 25 1 5 2 8 29 0 38 4 0
French, Tyler TEX 3- 4 .429 2.78 15 14 1 0 0 0 87.1 371 318 73 38 27 3 9 2 5 37 0 65 3 0
Milton, John MCK 4- 6 .400 3.62 13 13 1 0 0 0 82.0 362 317 98 50 33 6 10 5 8 22 3 21 3 1
WINS 
Barr, Brian (TEX) 9
Revere, Russell (BAY) 8
Fernandez, Alex (BAY) 8

SAVES
Castillo, George (MCK) 14
Tilghman, Jack (TEX) 13
Pello, Brandon (COR) 9

STRIKEOUTS
Cooper, Kevin (BAY) 83
Barr, Brian (TEX) 80
French, Tyler (TEX) 65

STRIKEOUTS PER 9 INNINGS
Barr, Brian (TEX) 8.12
Cooper, Kevin (BAY) 7.86
French, Tyler (TEX) 6.70

FEWEST RUNNERS PER 9 INNINGS
Cooper, Kevin (BAY) 9.85
Revere, Russell (BAY) 10.78
Barr, Brian (TEX) 11.06

FEWEST WALKS PER 9 INNINGS
Barr, Brian (TEX) 2.13
Milton, John (MCK) 2.41
Leger, Ryan (MCK) 2.42

FEWEST HITS PER 9 INNINGS
Cooper, Kevin (BAY) 5.31
Parker, Travis (COR) 7.18
French, Tyler (TEX) 7.52

GAMES PITCHED
Tilghman, Jack (TEX) 38
Jackel, William (TEX) 30
McCavitt, Jordan (TEX) 25