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Cubs - Not The Weather This Time - Spoils A's PBL Home Opener

Wednesday, June 13th 2012 07:00

The weather finally cooperated, but the opposition did not as the Olds Athletics played their Parkland Baseball League home opener on Tuesday. About 4 dozen fans turned out to watch at O.R. Hedges Park.

A beautiful night for baseball at O.R. Hedges Park saw the Carstairs Cubs defeat the Olds Athletics 9-3 on Tuesday.

A's right fielder Jeremy Tookey says - on their 3rd try - they were finally able to play their Parkland Baseball League home opener.

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Olds is now oh and 2 this season - the A's visit Red Deer on Friday.

Meantime, shortstop Mike Krieger drove in a pair of runs to help Carstairs improve to 5 and 2.

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The Cubs sit in first place in the PBL's South Division.

You can listen to live play-by-play coverage of Carstairs' next game on 96.5 CKFM. Weather permitting it is on Tuesday, June 19th at home against the 3 and 1 Innisfail Indians.

Tonight in the PBL the Red Deer Razorbacks take a 3 and 2 record into their clash with the 0-9 Angels in Eckville.


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