Saints Back in Win Column, Top Oaks 7-2

THOUSAND OAKS,CA — A dramatic and delayed three-and-a-half hour contest ended in the Saint’s favor, as Arroyo Seco beat the Conejo Oaks 7-2 at George “Sparky” Anderson Field at Cal Lutheran University. Tommy Steier (Creighton) took the hill for the Saints. The right-hander had an excellent outing, striking out seven batters in six innings. Though […]

Saint’s Winning Streak Snapped, Lose 7-4 to Barons

COMPTON,CA- The Saints lost their first league game in 9 contests, as Arroyo Seco fell to the MLB Academy Barons 7-4 in Compton, Calif. Lead-off power hitter Connor Bradshaw (Pepperdine) drilled an infield single, followed by a Brandon Bohning (Cal State Northridge) stand up double into left-center field. Drew Cowley (Cal Poly Pomona) came to […]

Saints Snag 8-4 Win Over Barons, Inch Closer to CCL Playoff Berth

PASADENA, CA-The Saints defeated fellow CCL South opponent, the MLB Academy Barons, 8-4 to open the week. Sitting atop the division standings, this win adds to the Saints winning streak which now stands at four games. The Saints started off hot, traded punches with the Academy, and would later finish in dominant fashion. Merek Sears […]

Texarkana Tough: Saints’ Jackson Cobb Back to Work After Two Years of Setbacks

Jackson Cobb embodies toughness. He was three years old when, briefly unsupervised, he jumped from a table he was crawling on. His mother, Kristi, gave him an Oreo to stop him from crying. After a few minutes, he started crying again, so Kristi gave him another Oreo. This process repeated until Jackson’s father, Mike, realized […]

Saints Take Series at Sinsheimer Park, Top Blues 5-3

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA — Drew Cowley’s (Cal Poly Pomona) solo home run into left-center field was the cherry on top, as the Saints defeated the Blues 5-3 at Sinsheimer Park. The first inning kicked off with a Jake McMurray (Oral Roberts) blooper into right field. Cowley then crushed a stand up RBI double into […]

Saints Show Grit, Keep Rolling With Seventh Straight League Win

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA – Back up north for the first time since their July 3rd loss to the Blues, the Saints were able to redeem themselves and come away with the 5-3 victory in front of another large crowd at Sinsheimer Park.The crowd helped bring the energy to Friday’s game. “This is really the […]

Saints Blank Oaks 10-0 as Oral Roberts Duo Tally Four Hits Each

PASADENA, CA – Five hits and three free passes: That’s all the Arroyo Seco Saints pitching staff allowed the Conejo Oaks last night in the team’s 10-0 victory. Merek Sears (Washington State) started the game, going four innings with three strikeouts.David Vizcaino (UC Irvine), Kyle Sonduck (UT San Antonio) and newcomer Eric Navarette (MidAmerica Nazarene) […]

Saints Winning Streak Snapped, Lose 8-7 to San Diego Waves

PASADENA, CA- A deep fly ball to center field from Connor Bradshaw (Pepperdine) ended the game in the bottom of the ninth, as Arroyo Seco fell short to the San Diego Waves 8-7. Chris Stamos (Glendale CC) got his first start on the mound tonight for the Saints. Despite giving up two unearned runs, Stamos […]

Saints Explode for 12 Runs in the Eighth, Dominate Barons 18-7

COMPTON, CA — A 12-run, 12-hit eighth inning busted the door wide open for the Saints, as Arroyo Seco won their fifth consecutive game after beating the MLB Academy Barons 18-7.The Saints jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the top of the second inning. Jag Burden (Cal) was hit by a pitch, followed […]

Saints Stay Hot, Hold on to Beat Foresters Again

SANTA BARBARA, CA — Something about the Santa Barbara Foresters brings out the best in the Arroyo Seco Saints. Maybe it’s the palm trees in center or the beach down the street from the field. Or maybe something else. “We’re both good teams, and we’re both up there (in the standings),” outfielder Josh Cowden (BYU) […]

Cowley Blasts Three-run, Walk-off Home Run to Top Foresters 8-6

PASADENA, CA — Two strikes, two outs and two runners on base in the bottom of the ninth. The Saints are down 6-5 to the Santa Barbara Foresters with third baseman Drew Cowley (Cal Poly Pomona) at the plate. It’s a moment every young player imagines in their backyard.Cowley made it a reality, smoking a […]

Saints Score Early, Pull Away Late to Knock Off Barons 8-3

PASADENA, CA – There would be no late inning shenanigans on Wednesday night, much to the delight of the Arroyo Seco Saints.Coming off a wild, thirteen inning, 13-12 win last night over the Orange County Riptide, Aaron Milam’s Saints greatly appreciated the quick-paced, clean game that they played against the MLB Academy Barons.Arroyo Seco’s offense […]

Saints Win in Dramatic Fashion after 13 Innings, Beat Riptide 13-12

IRVINE, CA — It only took 13 innings, but the Saints beat the Riptide 13-12 in a high-intensity, back-and-forth game at Orange County Great Park in Irvine, Calif.The Saints’ bats were quiet in the first six innings, where the only hit came from Jag Burden (UC Berkeley) with an RBI double past the Riptide second […]

Saints Come up Just Short, Fall to Blues 5-4

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA – The fireworks came early, unfortunately they were not in the Saints favor. The story in this one wasn’t just the Blues hitters getting to Saints starter Tristan Garnett (Cal State Dominguez) early, but also something all southern Californians know all too well: Traffic.  After sitting on the bus for five […]

Saints Chip Away, Fall to OC Riptide 9-6

PASADENA, CA — A nearly four-hour game came to a close in the bottom of the ninth, as Arroyo Seco dropped a Friday night contest to the Orange County Riptide at Jackie Robinson Memorial Field.Merek Sears (Washington State) started on the mound for the Saints, tossing a quick one-two-three inning.The Riptide jumped to an early […]