The Billings Mustangs are Pioneer League champions for the first time since 2003. Fans might not have thought that possible during the middle of July, when on three occasions the Mustangs fell six games below .500.
OREM, Utah – The longest championship drought in Billings Mustangs’ rookie-league history is over.
Taylor Sparks homered and drove in two runs and Brian O'Grady also drove in two runs as the Billings Mustangs held on to beat the Great Falls Voyagers 6-5 on Tuesday night at Dehler Park.
GREAT FALLS — Tyler Mahle allowed one unearned run in 6 2/3 innings Wednesday and the Billings Mustangs beat Great Falls 4-1 to remain three games up in the Pioneer League’s North division.
OREM, Utah -- Brian O’Grady homered and Aristides Aquino drove in three runs as the Mustangs outslugged Orem 12-11 in a Pioneer League baseball game Friday at Brent Brown Ballpark.
It seems Wyatt Strahan hardly broke a sweat in his 10th start of the season.
Garrett Boulware played 61 games at Clemson this past spring, helping the Tigers reach the NCAA tournament for the 27th time in the last 28 years. Sunday’s game at Dehler Park — a 6-4 Mustangs victory — was his 21st this summer in Billings.
The Mustangs’ charter rolled into Dehler Park sometime around 7:30 Wednesday morning, ending the eight-day, seven-game road trip that took them through Idaho Falls and Ogden.
IDAHO FALLS – Jimmy Pickens’ two-run double in the top of the ninth helped lift the Billings Mustangs to a 10-9 win over the Idaho Falls Chukars on Friday night in the Pioneer League.
Ryan O’Hearn nearly took off Luke Moran’s head with a liner up the middle in the first inning. Three innings later O’Hearn took Moran deep.
Billings Mustangs pitcher Brennan Bernardino was the special guest storyteller at Reading Rocks at Central Park on Thursday.
Billings Mustangs pitcher Brennan Bernardino talks with kids before reading to the group at a Reading Rocks event at Central Park on Thursday. The summer program provides books for low-income students of all ages.
Brennan Bernardino signs books for kids, including Kasey Reed, 10, right, Summer Kennedy, 7, center, and Tesiah Ugalde, 8, left, after reading a book to them at a Reading Rocks event at Central Park on Thursday.
Billings Mustangs pitcher Brennan Bernardino talks with kids Skylar Kennedy, 9, right, and Sophia Ugalde, 3, after reading to the group at a Reading Rocks event at Central Park on Thursday. The summer program provides books for low-income students of all ages.
Jovie, 4, Haley, 6, and Miley Cutting, 1 1/2, pick out books to read during a Reading Rocks event at Central Park on Thursday.
Corey Thompson played 56 professional baseball games before he made his first start at second base Thursday night. It was a bit of an adventure.