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Wildcard Preview (Sp14): Angry Young Man

Written by - Posted 2014-06-13 08:12 in News

The regular season is over and part one of the postseason kicks off Sunday. It’s Wild Card Series Sunday as eight teams battle in the first round best of three game series.

Full series previews will be posted over the next 24 hours, including probable pitchers, but the matchups and starting times and fields are:

  • #8 Canvassers at #1 Blandsford Barnburners – 11:30 AM Blue
  • #7 Suns Out Guns Out at #2 Nasty Boys – 10:30 AM Blue
  • #6 Janitors at #3 Moose Knuckles – 2:30 PM Green
  • #5 DC Twits at #4 Gumballers – 1:30 PM Green

Each series is a best of three game series, and will move to a different field for Game 2. A complete schedule of fields and times is on the schedule page.

MORE POSTSEASON FOR EVERYONE

In addition to the teams still playing, everyone in the league is needed to participate in the postseason a few different ways.

  • Postseason Survey – Our seasonal postseason survey to get your feedback about the league so we can make improvements will be in your inbox this weekend. Please take 10 minutes to give us your feedback. You pay us, we want you to tell us how we did.
  • Awards Voting – Ballots to vote for Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year, Cy Young Award, Gold Glove, New Team of the Year and Manager of the Year will also be in your inbox this weekend. Make sure you take time to vote to select those award winners. You’ll pick the nominees, then we’ll have a second round of voting next week to pick the winners.
  • Join Us Sunday, June 22nd for Wrap Up Festivities – Don’t forget to join us Sunday, June 22nd for a full day of wiffleball wrap up festivites including the World Series, Champions Dinner, All Star Game and Home Run Derby. All events are open to everyone in the league and the dinner is on us, but you have to RSVP.

RSVP for Champions Dinner

The schedule for Sunday, June 22 looks like this:

World Series – Sunday, October 6

  • Game 1 – 1:30 PM
  • Game 2 – 2:30 PM
  • Game 3 – 3:30 PM (if necessary)

The post-season awards presentation, as well as the home run derby and all star game will follow the World Series. Food and drinks for the dinner will be provided by the league. Awards which will be voted on following Week 7 will be handed out.

Each team in the league gets one member each in the Home Run Derby and the All Star Game.

Champions Dinner

  • Dinner Served – 2:00 PM
  • Awards – 3:30 PM

HR Derby

  • Round 1 – 4:00 PM
  • Finals – 4:20 PM

All Star Game

  • Nationals at Senators – 4:30 PM

If a Game 3 is necessary, subsequent events will be push back until the completion.

All events are open to all fans and league members.

If you are attending the dinner, you must RSVP via our facebook site so that we can have an accurate count for food. It’s good food, and please join us, but give us an accurate count.

RSVP for Champions Dinner

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