Legion baseball: Stamford defeats Trumbull in 10th inning

Trumbull Post 141’s American Legion baseball team is locked in for the state tournament as the No. 3 seed out of Zone 4. While the states don’t begin until Saturday, manager Jack McFarland’s team took on Zone 4 kingpin Stamford in a playoff-style match up at Trumbull High Field on Monday. The locals took a 3-0 lead in the second … read more

Legion baseball: Trumbull pitchers post three shutout wins

The Trumbull Post 141 American Legion baseball team toppled Fairfield in a three game home-and-home series, Saturday and Monday. There was a theme throughout these clashes: Solid, in fact shutout, pitching, and plenty of offense. Stellar mound work held Fairfield scoreless in all three games, and the bats stayed hot as Post 141 produced 11-0 and 7-0 wins in a … read more

Legion baseball: Trumbull Post 141 defeats Wilton, 7-1

Trumbull Post 141 and Wilton Post 86 collected seven hits each when the American Legion Zone IV rivals met on Friday night, but it was host Trumbull getting the extra base runners it needed to win a 7-1 decision. Coach Jack McFarland’s squad (7-5) will visit Wilton Sunday at 2 p.m. and then open a set with first-place Stamford (14-1) … read more

Legion baseball: Trumbull sweeps Greenwich in Zone 4 twin bill

Trumbull Post 141 came from behind for a thrilling 5-4 walk-off victory over visiting Greenwich in the first game of a Zone 4 American Legion double-header on Saturday. Jake Teixeira hit a tie-breaking single when he lofted the ball down the left field line with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning to plate Danny Ruchalski, who had … read more