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2013 Aces break the franchise’s single season win record

2013 Aces break the franchise’s single season win record

By Jim McElhatton (Photo/Mark Briscoe) The Alexandria Aces had just finished their most grueling stretch of the season, playing seven games in the four hot, muggy days leading up to the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League [...]

The comeback kids

The comeback kids

By Jim McElhatton Three weeks ago, right-hander Brian O’Neill lasted just three innings for the Alexandria Aces, giving up two runs in his third loss in as many games. Replaced early against the Baltimore Redbirds, O’Neill [...]

Aces hit the sweet spot

Aces hit the sweet spot

By Jim McElhatton Reid Clary’s at-bat in the top of the fifth inning of a 7-2 win against the Presstman Cardinals on Monday night went down as a walk — an afterthought in a road victory [...]

Aces fall in season opener

Aces fall in season opener

By Jim McElhatton (Photo/Mark Briscoe) Alexandria Aces owner Don Dinan stood behind the fence along the first base line watching his team’s home opener Saturday night, but his thoughts momentarily turned to a heartbreaking game 11 [...]