But just by making the postseason, the Pirates may have exceeded expectations.
Algae in the lake may be bad for lake trout, but smelt thrive without that predator, and as smelt thrive, so do the salmon – big ones.
Orb captures the Churchill Downs festivities by staying near the back, then passing the leaders.
Kolbrin Vitek’s bases-loaded walk forces in the winning run in the ninth inning.
The one-game suspension of defenseman Andrew Ference may activate rookie Dougie Hamilton.
Derek Holland beats Boston for the fifth straight time, and Felix Doubront has a tough start.
An error by New Britain allows two to score in the ninth.
The Rangers defeat Falmouth, helping to atone for a state title it failed to win last season.
The players look to the future as they clean out their cubicles and have their exit interviews.