Grays lose to Express, are eliminated from playoffs

Andrew Houghton 7/28/13 The Grays lost 8-2 to the Rockville Express on Sunday in a seven-inning game to drop their record to 23-20 on the season.  The loss, coupled with Youse’s Orioles 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Redbirds, officially eliminates the Grays from playoff contention.  The Express removed any suspense from this one early, jumping […]

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Grays take shutout loss

Andrew Houghton 7/26/13 The Grays were shutout on two hits Friday by Youse’s Orioles starter Brian Murphy (University of Hartford) as the Orioles and Grays moved into a tie for the sixth and final league playoff spot.  Chances for the Grays were few and far between in the seven inning game.  Eric Ramsey (Wake Forest) […]

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Grays continue winning ways behind Leeds’ effort

Andrew Houghton 7/25/13 Mitch Leeds (Lafayette) threw a complete game, striking out seven and allowing only one run as the Grays beat the PresstmanCardinals 5-1 on Thursday move into a tie for fifth place in the league at 23-18 on the year.  The win was the Grays’ sixth in a row. Leeds was sharp from the start, striking […]

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Team host special group at today’s game

The Grays take on the Presstman Cardinals today 5:00p at home (Hoy Field-Gallaudet Univ).  As the Grays try to continue on the current five game winning streak and make a push for the playoffs, they also will host a special group of young men and women at Hoy Field today in the stands…… The National […]

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Grays win on walkoff for the second game in a row

Andrew Houghton 7/24/13 DJ Miller’s (Delaware State) squeeze bunt brought home Jud Sherrill (Alabama-Huntsville) from third base in the bottom of the ninth to give the Grays a 3-2 win over the Baltimore Redbirds at Hoy Field and move their season record to 22-18.    The Grays remain tied for the sixth and final playoff […]

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Grays complete comeback, walk off in tenth

Andrew Houghton 7/22/13 Kelton Caldwell (BYU) doubled home Cody Walker (Mississippi State) in the bottom of the tenth inning to give the Grays a 5-4 victory against the Southern Maryland Nationals on Monday at Hoy Field.  The win moves the Grays to 21-18 on the season. The Grays got off to a good start in this one as […]

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Grays overcome rough start, beat T-bolts

Andrew Houghton 7/21/13 The Grays started slow, but scored three in the fourth and four in the sixth to easily beat the Silver Spring Takoma Thunderbolts 7-2 at Hoy Field on Sunday.  The win gives the Grays a slim hold on the sixth and final playoff spot in the Ripken League as they ran their record […]

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Grays pitcher Chris Nee wins league honor

Andrew Houghton 7/21/13 Grays closer Chris Nee (Catholic University) was recently named the Cal Ripken League’s Pitcher of the Week for the week of July 8th to the 14th.  Nee, who shared the award with Bethesda Big Train pitcher Michael Doyle, was a force out of the bullpen for the Grays, pitching six plus scoreless […]

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Sisson, Grays beat Big Train in pitcher’s duel

Andrew Houghton 7/20/13 Starter Henry Sisson (North Carolina) took a no-hitter into the seventh as the Grays beat the league-leading Bethesda Big Train 1-0 on Saturday.  The win puts the Grays above .500 at 19-18 on the season.  The Grays took three out of four on the season from the Big Train. Sisson was stellar through […]

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Grays beat Herndon in offensive shootout

Andrew Houghton 7/19/13 The Grays beat the last-place Herndon Braves 18-11 on Friday to retain their slim hold on the sixth and final playoff spot with a record of 18-18 on the season.  The offensive onslaught started early for the Grays as the game’s second batter, Brandon Kiser (Grambling State) hit a home run to […]

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