Baseball

Bethlehem, Niskayuna suspended in fifth inning

TROY -- Friday night's high school baseball game between Bethlehem and Niskayuna lost to Mother Nature, being suspended in the fifth inning, a half inning short of an official game in accordance with Section II rules. Bethlehem got…

Saratoga uses hot bats to beat Bethlehem

SARATOGA SPRINGS -- Down by three runs early on, Saratoga varsity baseball did not get worried and plated nine straight runs in order to grab a 10-4 victory over Bethlehem on Wednesday afternoon. After starter Alex Henderson had…

Saratoga beats Burnt Hills in pitchers’ duel

SARATOGA SPRINGS -- A dominant performance on the mound paved the way for Saratoga varsity baseball, beating Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake on Thursday, 3-1. After a bit of a shaky start, Blue Streaks starter Niko Concha really settled in. He…

Monday’s Section 2 baseball scoreboard

Here are the area high school baseball scores for Monday, April 23. Saratoga Springs: 18 Albany: 3 Ballston Spa: 4 Niskayuna: 1 CBA: 3 Shaker: 2 Bethlehem: 7 Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake: 5 Coxsackie-Athens: 11 Green Tech:…

Mohonasen earns season-opening win over Saratoga

SARATOGA SPRINGS -- Timely pitching for Mohonasen and base-running miscues from Saratoga were what paved the way for the Warriors to take a win against Blue Streaks varsity baseball on Monday afternoon at East Side Recreation Park, 5-3.…

ROUNDUP: Dodgers live to dance another day

FORT MYERS, FL -- The South Troy Dodgers 16U Mickey Mantle baseball team punched their ticket to the next round of the BCS Perfect Game National Championships in Southwest Florida on Thursday. The Dodgers, 2-1 in the tournament, defeated…

Contention bobbles Class B baseball bracket

Which is better? A team that goes 14-1, or another team who plays in the same classification but has one extra league game and goes 15-1?  The team that won the most games? But what about the other team? Is it fair to punish the other team…

The collision felt around the world

Things got dramatic at Saturday's Section II Class AA championship game when Niskayuna's Tyler Senecal collided in with Shenendehowa catcher Kyle Douglas. Who said baseball wasn't a contact sport? @Shen_Baseball @Nisky_Baseball…