In a rain shortened game, the Giants clinched first place in the Irish Baseball League’s B Division with a 3-2 victory over the Belfast North Stars. The Giants jumped out to a quick lead in the top of the first when Danny Keane doubled home Ryan Wiebe to score the games first run. The lead… Read More
Ashbourne Baseball Club News
The Ashbourne Giants Little Leaguers pulled of the Threepeat in winning the Irish Baseball League Little League Championships.
Unfortunately, all games for today have been cancelled. Final places have been decided by points with Mexico in first, followed by Ireland in second, USA in third and Belgium in fourth. Prize giving is scheduled for 3:30 in Swans Pub Curragha, Co. Meath. Hope to see you there.
We’ve played four days of baseball, watched ten games and it all comes down to this. Finals Day. After some tough matches Mexico has come out on top after a superb game against Belgium, pulling back from a 14-0 score to score 17 runs in one inning. They’re heading into the Final against our second… Read More
The week of 17-23 August presents our second and third official field events. First up, our Baseball Kids Camp. The summer camp made for 5-18 year olds will run from Monday through Wednesday at 10am until 1pm each day. We will be teaching new players the basics of mechanics for throwing, fielding and batting and enhancing the… Read More
Our opening weekend finished just as it started, with a bang. Literally. The two games played from our National A League were truely exciting and exhilarating. The Greystones Mariners scraped a win against the Dublin Black Sox after a long game of a Pitchers’ Duel between Daniel ‘Woody’ Woodburne (Mariners) and Brendan Scott (Black Sox)…. Read More
Our Opening Day was a huge success with all three of our teams winning their first games ever on our new field. Our Coach Pitch team had a great game against the Sutton Red Rox with the opening pitch thrown by their coach, David Shier, to his son, Liam. Little League had an amazing game… Read More
Our very own Paul Carey has been picked to play Baseball in America, see press release below Press Release
This is what will happen at the weekend of the 8th and 9th of August. Saturday, 8th: The opening day for our field! There will be Giants games all throughout Saturday with all age groups from unders 10s right up to those ages-that-shall-not-be-named, ending with a fun softball game for everyone, no experience needed. The… Read More
Ashbourne Giants Little League team took on the Tullamore Tigers today in Corkagh Park for a double-header. The Giants came away with 2 good wins, the first game 15-4 and the second game 15-10. Both teams brought their bats this time as there were hits all around the park from both sides, including many extra… Read More