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Badlands Big Sticks
October 17, 2018
Big Sticks resign five players for 2019 season
Five players that played for the Badlands Big Sticks in the team's inaugural season were resigned to return for the 2019 season, according to the Big Sticks website. Pitcher Cort Dietrich, who is in his second year at Spokane Falls Community College (Wash.), appeared in 22 games last...
October 17, 2018 - 10:05pm
August 13, 2018
Pioneers power past Big Sticks, win inaugural Expedition League Championship
GERING, Neb. — In order to stay alive and bring the Expedition League Championship game to Dickinson, the Badlands Big Sticks needed to win over Western Nebraska on Saturday, Aug. 11. The Pioneers made sure that didn’t happen, taking the game 16-4 and winning the inaugural championship...
August 13, 2018 - 9:31pm
REARDON: A glimpse of a dream
I wish I kept track of how many hours I spent at Dakota Community Bank & Trust Ballpark this summer, because it was a lot. I had it easy, though. For the players on the Badlands Big Sticks, they played game after game even after enduring long bus rides through endless prairie. In...
August 13, 2018 - 7:01pm
August 7, 2018
Dietrich dazzles in Big Sticks playoff win
MINOT — When Badlands Big Sticks starting pitcher Kaleb Binstock allowed seven runs in the second, it seemed like Souris Valley would run away with the Lewis Division playoff game. The Big Sticks stayed in it though, and eventually had a huge inning of their own. Eight runs...
August 7, 2018 - 10:24pm
August 6, 2018
Powerful offense jolts Big Sticks into playoff game
MINOT — If Badlands lost Sunday, August 5, and the Pierre Trappers won, the Big Sticks' season would be over as the Trappers would move on to play Souris Valley in the Divisional Playoff game on Tuesday, August 7. Early in the night, Pierre was in a close game with Hub City...
August 6, 2018 - 9:23pm
August 3, 2018
Firework-worthy finale: Badlands bullpen seals win over Pioneers
When Dakota Weindel came in as relief for Badlands starting pitcher Gabe Lizarraga in the fifth, the Western Nebraska Pioneers had already connected...
August 3, 2018 - 11:34pm
August 2, 2018
Pioneers conquer Big Sticks: Western Nebraska pitching too much for Badlands
On the final 'Clay Day' of the season, Badlands starter Clay Wilson did his best. The left-hander hurled seven innings, giving up five runs on...
August 2, 2018 - 10:47pm
August 1, 2018
Running the bases, stealing the show: Sabre Dogs swipe five bags in win over Big Sticks
The Souris Valley Sabre Dogs made a goal to steal 200 bases over the summer and this past weekend, they met that goal. That didn't keep them...
August 1, 2018 - 11:38pm
July 31, 2018
Five-run seventh inning powers Big Sticks past Sabre Dogs
For a moment, it looked like Souris Valley had halted the Big Sticks momentum. After Ben Thoma scored from a Karson Backer single, the Sabre...
July 31, 2018 - 11:23pm
July 30, 2018
Badlands cling on to playoff spot with extra-innings win over Pierre
Going into Monday's game, the Pierre Trappers and Badlands Big Sticks were tied at seven games behind the Lewis Division leader. Considering only the top two teams advance to playoffs and only seven games remained, the game was an important one. Down 5-2 after five innings, the Big...
July 30, 2018 - 10:27pm
July 29, 2018
Roman Reloaded: Oliu throws eight K’s in final start as Big Sticks drop game 2-1
In his final performance in a Badlands Big Sticks uniform, starter Roman Oliu did not disappoint. He nearly didn't start though, as he planned...
July 29, 2018 - 12:18am
July 27, 2018
Souris Valley oversteps Badlands comeback
With two outs in the bottom of the seventh, Badlands Big Sticks catcher Brayden Olson hit the first pitch he saw. It soared high and towards...
July 27, 2018 - 11:34pm
July 26, 2018
Grytdal throws complete game shutout as Big Sticks split twin bill with Pioneers
GERING, Neb. — Making up for a rained out matchup earlier in the summer, the Badlands Big Sticks and Western Nebraska Pioneers faced off in a doubleheader on Thursday, July 27 at Oregon Trail Park Stadium. In the first game, Badlands starter Connor Grytdal threw an absolute gem,...
July 26, 2018 - 11:34pm
July 25, 2018
Pioneers pull ahead of Badlands
GERING, Neb. — While the held a 3-0 lead in the second inning, the Badlands Big Sticks ultimately fell 16-8 to the Western Nebraska Pioneers from Oregon Trail Park Stadium. A six-run third inning helped the Pioneers take the lead, but the Big Sticks kept pace as each team tacked...
July 25, 2018 - 11:26pm
July 24, 2018
Staley socks Sabre Dogs: Second inning grand slam blasts Big Sticks by Souris Valley
With less than two weeks remaining in the season, the Badlands Big Sticks have one main goal: catch Souris Valley to takeover the lead in the...
July 24, 2018 - 11:33pm