We found and added a June 2007 article about the Texas Heat signing John Matusik. The link to that article is now on the Heat page here:
Just added are two new articles to the 2008 CBL Championship (and post-season) page. They include recaps of the rain-shortened playoff series against Corpus Christi, quotes from Gunslingers Manager Chris McKnight, listing players for the Gunslingers to start Game 1 against the Toros and more.
Those links have been added here:
Many thanks to Alexandria Aces 2009 owner, Eric Moran, for letting this website know that there are player photos from the team’s CBL season on the team’s Facebook page. The photos were taken during the second half of May 2009, and you may see those photos on the Aces page here:
The first regular season game (not including Exhibition Games) in the CBL’s history took place on May 27, 2007 in League City Texas. The Bay Area Toros hosted the Texas Heat, with the Heat winning by a final score of 6-5.
Who were the starting pitchers for that game?
Tyler French for the Texas Heat and Steve Hecker for the Bay Area Toros.
Here is a PDF of a snapshot from the old version of the CBL website. It lists all pitchers of the week and players of the week for the 2008 Continental Baseball League season.
You may download the PDF at this link:
Just added more photos from the 2007 Lewisvile Lizards team, during the games when the team played at Farmers Field at Lewisville High School. Those photos are now on the Lizards page here:
We found an article from August 2009 discussing former New York State League players who then went to play for the Coastal Kingfish. The link to that blog post was added to the Kingfish page here:
We just added a link to a 2010 article about a former University of Iowa college football player who turned to professional baseball and played on the Las Cruces Vaqueros during the 2010 season. Tyler Blum pitched for the team before being signed by the United League’s San Angelo Colts that season.
The link to the 2010 article has been added to the Vaqueros page here:
We found several short video clips from games, the dugouts, practices and more from the 2010 Big Bend Cowboys season. Some of the game clips include videos against the Las Cruces Vaqueros and the other CBL teams from that season.
Those videos have been added to the Cowboys page here:
We found two YouTube video clips from the 2010 Big Bend Cowboys season: one of an at bat, and one from a dizzy bat race. Both clips were added to the Cowboys page here: