By Rob Stadnik
GAITHERSBURG, MD – The 2017 Baltimore Dodgers kick off their season tonight at Criswell Automotive field against the Gaithersburg Giants. The Dodgers are coming off a season in which they recorded 15 wins, more wins than any other season in team history. Unfortunately, it is also a season that saw them drop 13 of 15 and miss out on the playoffs in the final week of the season.
They will be facing a Gaithersburg team that was 19-21 last summer and reached the league semi-finals, after an upset over the Silver Spring Tacoma T-Bolts. A 9-1 victory over the Dodgers on the final day of the regular season certainly gave them momentum heading into the wild card round.
The beauty of college summer ball is that it is easy to forget what happened from one season to the next, as most teams only return a select few players from summer to summer. The Dodgers return four such players, pitchers Chris Girken (USC Aiken) and Ed Lopez (Mansfield); along with catcher Alex Wolanski (Ea...
The Baltimore Dodgers is having the 1st annual Bull Roast to raise money for the coming season. The event will be held at the Arbutus Social Club on June 3rd, 2017. Items on the menu will include the following: pit beef, pit turkey, jerk chicken, Italian sausage, steamed shrimp, crab soup, beer, soda, and much more. Tickets for the event will be $45 for general admission. We look forward to spending time with each of you. For ticket information please contract Janie Ginsburg at 410-299-0699 or firstname.lastname@example.org.