Giants Open With Two Wins in Riverton

April 26, 2010

Ethan Moulder

Andy Renz

The Jackson Giants American Legion baseball team opened play on Sunday, traveling to Riverton and taking two games from the home-standing Raiders, 19-14 in seven innings and 7-2 in five innings. Ethan Moulder was the starting pitcher in the opener and left after three innings with the score tied at six, giving way to Christian Doyle. Doyle gave up six runs in the fourth before settling down and allowing only two runs and no hits over the next two innings. Meanwhile, in his first official at-bat of the season, Moulder hit a two-run home run in the first inning and Jackson exploded for 12 runs in the fifth, giving Doyle the win. Sean Sonderman pitched a scoreless seventh inning to wrap up the game for the Giants. Carlos Toledo went three-for-four at the plate, with two RBIs and two runs scored, and Mark Rossolo was two-for-four, scored three times and had two RBIs.

Carlos Toledo

In the second game, Toledo was two-for-three and scored twice, Moulder added an RBI double, and Patrick Renz and Dillon White each had two-run singles. Andy Renz was the starter and picked up the win, going three innings, giving up one run on three hits. Brother Patrick pitched the final two innings and gave up one run on two hits. Next up for the Giants is a two-game set in Bozeman, MT, on Saturday.

Visit JHYB on Facebook for more photos from Riverton.


Cal Ripken Tryouts

April 23, 2010

For boys and girls age 9 to 12 that are interested in playing baseball this season, Call Ripken tryouts are going to be held next week.

Majors (ages 11-12)
4:00 pm Tuesday, April 27

Minors (ages 9-10)
4:00 pm Wednesday, April 28

All tryouts will be held at Alpine field, just behind Jackson Middle School.

No previous experience is required. The emphasis is on fundamentals, sportsmanship and enjoyment of the game. Let’s play ball!

Mike Eden
Cal Ripken Commissioner


Umpire Clinic Tomorrow!

April 23, 2010

On Saturday April 24th at Alpine Field from 9:00am-11:00am Jackson Hole Youth Baseball will be hosting an Umpire class with Certified Umpire Martin Flores to help us all refresh our knowledge of the game. Please join us and feel free to bring any friends that also might be interested in umpiring this season.

Matthew Sauter
307-413-3024
mattsauter@msn.com


Follow the JH Giants on Twitter

April 22, 2010

Coach Triplett has set up a Twitter account to keep players, family and friends up to the minute on what’s happening with the JH Giants. Point your browser at http://twitter.com/jhgiants to follow the action. The most recent tweets will be featured in the sidebar here on the Web site as well.


Get Ready for Casino Night!

April 18, 2010


2010 Giants Schedule

April 17, 2010

The Jackson Giants 2010 schedule is shaping up to be a busy one, with lots of travel and opportunities to play some teams we haven't seen before. The schedule is subject to change of course, so be sure to check back often to see where and when your Giants are playing. The current Giants schedule will always be available here on the web site.


Umpire Class April 24th Alpine Field 9am-11am‏

April 17, 2010
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On Saturday April 24th at Alpine Field from 9:00am-11:00am we will be hosting an Umpire class with Martin Flores to help us all refresh our knowledge of the game. Please join us and feel free to bring any friends that also might be interested in umpiring this season.

Games will start the week of May 10th. There will be games Monday thru Thursday with as many as 2-4 games per night. The games I will be scheduling are for the Cal Ripken minors and majors (9-12 year olds) and Babe Ruth League (13-15 year olds). Attached is an outlined schedule for game times this year.

I appreciate all your support and interest in umpiring for Jackson Youth Baseball this year. If you have any questions or specific days in which you prefer to ump, please feel free to email me or give me a call. Also if you know off anyone else interested feel free to pass on my information.

I will start filling in the schedule after tryouts as many of the umpires are Babe Ruth and American Legion Players and I must see what times and days they are available.

Lets Play Ball,

Matthew Sauter

307-413-3024

mattsauter@msn.com


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