Results Vancouver Grey Sox vs. Team Rainey / IAC

July 14, 2008

Vancouver, BC

Vancouver, BC
The Vancouver Grey Sox played host to Team Rainey / IAC of Whittier, California for a four game super series at South Memorial Park in Vancouver this past weekend.  The Grey Sox took 3 of 4 contests from our guests.  Game results are enclosed below.  We wish to thank Rod Rainey and the entire Team Rainey / IAC organization for making the trip to Vancouver and providing the local fastpitch fans with a chance to view some good quality open level mens fastpitch.  The Grey Sox seasonal record now stands at 25 - 6.  Next action for the Grey Sox is next weekend when they will travel to Portland, Oregon for a four game super series with Portland DeMarini.  Doubleheaders start at 7:00 pm Saturday July 19th and 9:00 am Sunday July 20th, with all games being played at Erv Lind Stadium.   The following weekend (July 25 - 27) the Grey Sox and South Hill Sports will host the 7th Annual Vancouver Challenge, with action commencing Friday evening at 6:30 pm and games all day Saturday and Sunday with the Championship Final set for 2:00 pm Sunday July 27th.  An announcement of the line up of teams and the tournament draw will be provided in the next couple of days.

Larry Kancs
Vancouver Grey Sox 

Game 1 played Saturday July 12 - 3:00 pm PDT
Vancouver Grey Sox 2 - Team Rainey / IAC 0
WP - Rich Haldane, 5 IP, 0H, 2BB, 3ks -with relief from Mike Piechnik (6), 2IP, 0H, 1BB, 5ks.
LP - Bricklen Anderson
Trevor Johnstone led the Grey Sox offense with a 2 for 3 performance at the plate.

Game 2 played Saturday July 12 - 5:00 pm PDT
Vancouver Grey Sox 2 - Team Rainey / IAC 1
WP - Brian Mayson, 4IP, 3H, 2Ks with relief from Mike Piechnik (5), 3IP, 2H, 2Ks
LP - Bricklen Anderson
Andrew Medwedrich had an RBI triple to lead the Grey Sox offense.

Game 3 played Sunday July 13 - 11:00am PDT
Team Rainey / IAC 4 - Vancouver Grey Sox 3
WP - Craig Pidcock
LP - Mike Piechnik, 3IP, 1R, 2H, 6Ks in relief of Rich Haldane, 4IP, 3H, 3R, 2Ks

Game 4 played Sunday July 13 - 1:00 pm PDT
Vancouver Grey Sox 8 - Team Rainey / IAC 7
WP -Mike Piechnik, 3.1IP, 2R, 4H, 5ks in relief of Brian Mayson, 3.2IP, 5R, 6H, 3ks
LP - Bricklen Anderson