Shed Long rounded third base and saw the throw from Orem’s Raul Linares bounce in the dirt at first base. And he realized the Billings Mustangs would be one win from their first Pioneer League championship since 2003.
Luke Moran stood alone holding a football in the Dehler Park outfield, waiting for somebody to join him for a little pigskin toss. It’s a common warm-up routine for pitchers, and can serve as a method to lighten the mood.
The prospect was there for the Billings Mustangs to finish off a great homestand Sunday afternoon.
OREM, Utah -- The Mustangs offense finally broke out in an 11-8 Pioneer League victory over Orem on Saturday at Brent Brown Ballpark.