The Raleigh Braves, one of the CNCMSBL travel teams, spent the week in sunny Phoenix, AZ at the 2017 MSBL World Series. Competing in the full 50+ division the team of 18 players found their bats hot and cool pitching in the dessert. MVP rights were given to Dan “Dr. K” Kopitzke. Dan pitched in
The Kakalacks capture their third consecutive 21+ Championship and their 6th in the last 7 years after 3-peating in 2007 thru 2009 under player/manager Adrian Matlock. The Kaks went 14-5 during the 2013 regular season, entering the playoffs as the 2nd seed, and had to play two tough teams to get to the championship series.
The Raleigh Red Sox won their 4th 35+ championship in the last 5 years this year. The best group of guys you’d ever meet, the team overcame injuries, added new players, and kept playing good baseball. The Red Sox were able to avoid an upset in the semi-finals against the Orioles, winning the game 7-6
Sanford, NC – The Marlins captured their third consecutive 45+ Championship in a five game playoff. After ended the regular season with a 16-2 record, just one game better than the Sandhills Sandgnats’ 15-3 season score. It came down to the last scheduled game of the season. The Marlins and Sandgnats had split their first
21+ Division Sept. 14: [Play-In Game] Game #1 – Blue Sox vs. Capitals, 11am, Cleveland Field Sept. 15: [Quarter Finals] Game #2 – Game 1 winner vs. Biscuits, 4pm, Cleveland Field Game #3 – Woodpeckers vs. Kackalacks, 12:30pm, Carrboro HS Game #4 – Barons vs. Red Sox-21, 4pm, Carrboro HS Game #5 – Brewers vs.