The roster for the Walla Walla Sweets grew by three this week as the team announced the signing of three position players from California schools. Mark Contreras of UC Riverside, Michael Duarte of UC Irvine, and Kevin Morgan of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo will head to Walla Walla for the Sweets’ fifth season of West Coast League baseball.
The Walla Walla Sweets have announced the first signings of the 2014 season bringing back infielders Jarod Gonzales and John Skrbec, and catcher Renae Martinez. All three players were part of the 2013 Sweets team that won the North Division pennant.
The Walla Walla Sweets open their fifth season of baseball at 7:05 p.m. on June 5 at Borleske Stadium against an alumni squad.
Walla Walla pitcher Cody Poteet tops the Perfect Game Cross Checker list.
Pitching was the name of the game this season for the Walla Walla Sweets, and Sweets pitchers have been honored by the West Coast League for their performances.
WENATCHEE — The Corvallis Knights opened the West Coast League championship series with a 3-1 victory over the Wenatchee AppleSox here Saturday night.
WALLA WALLA — For the past three years, Wenatchee has reigned supreme over the West Coast League’s North Division.
WENATCHEE — Two-out offense played a key role for the Wenatchee AppleSox Tuesday night at Paul Thomas Field, scoring seven of their eight runs with two down in an 8-4 defeat of the Walla Walla Sweets in the opening game of the West Coast League North Division Series.
WALLA WALLA — The Walla Walla Sweets open the West Coast League North Division playoff series at Wenatchee at 7:05 p.m. tonight, with Sean Silva getting the start for the Sweets.
BEND, Ore. — The atmosphere at Vince Genna Stadium was filled with high hopes and higher stakes as the Walla Walla Sweets played the final regular season game against the Bend Elks here Sunday night.
BEND, Ore. – When the Walla Walla Sweets win, a couple of things usually happen: strong starting pitching, timely two-out hitting, and consistent bullpen performance capped by a Sean-Luke Brija close.
Walla Walla downs Kelowna, 5-2, to complete the sweep and stay tied for first in the WCL North.
Walla Walla's winning streak extends to four as it battles Wenatchee for first place in the North.
WALLA WALLA — On Date Night here Monday in West Coast League baseball action, Walla Walla’s Chris Lovejoy flirted with a no-hitter, as the lanky 6-foot-6 Ball State southpaw blanked Kelowna on no hits through seven innings.
WALLA WALLA — The Walla Walla Sweets have never come this close to winning a division title, never been this close, this late in a West Coast League season.
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