Cincinnati Steam

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June 14, 2016


Steam improve to 8-0 with 12-6 win over Graders


GALION, Ohio - The Cincinnati Steam traveled to Heise Park and beat the Galion Graders for the first time ever with a 12-6 victory on Tuesday. The Graders swept the season series and eliminated the Steam from a playoff spot last season.

The Steam (8-0) gained an early 5-0 advantage after two innings of play thanks in part to Cole Murphy’s (Cincinnati/Walnut Hills) two hits and four RBIs.

Brandon Giltrow (Wright State/Lakota West) cracked a solo homer run in the third inning pushing the Steam’s lead to 7-1.

Cincinnati looked like it was going to blow the game open but Galion stuck back in the fourth inning. Galion (2-7) batted around and scored four times to cut the Steam’s lead to 7-5.

Jake Richmond (Northern Kentucky/Oak Hills) smashed a three-run homer over the left-center field fence to put the game out of reach. Richmond went 4-for-6 with 5 RBIs to lead the Steam’s offensive barrage that included 19 hits.

Shane Smith (Miami University/Elder) went five innings for Cincinnati to earn his second win of the season. Evan Korson (Ball State/Lakota East) and Ty Hoecker (College of Charleston) each threw two innings of relief out of the Steam’s bullpen.

The Steam and the Graders will face off once again on Wednesday to conclude the season series. Gus Graham (Miami University) will get the start for the Steam with first pitch at Heise Park scheduled for 7:05pm. You can listen to Brady Laber’s broadcast on cincinnatisteam.com by clicking the Listen Live button on the front page.

The Cincinnati Steam has earned a spot in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League playoffs in nine of its ten previous seasons. Three times the Steam has played in the GLSCL championship round including winning the title in both 2008 and 2009.

The Great Lakes Summer Collegiate, which is entering its 29th season and has 12 teams, is a wood-bat league that is certified by the NCAA and is partially funded by Major League Baseball. The league boasts several players that have earned service time in major league baseball including six former Steam players.


Ju
ne 14, 2016


Orloff named GLSCL Player of the Week

CINCINNATI, Ohio - The Cincinnati Steam is proud to announce that Kyle Orloff was been named the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League Player of the Week for the first week of the 2016 season.

Orloff, just finished his freshman season at the University of Indianapolis, was one of many Steam players worthy of the award. The Steam has jumped out to a franchise record 7-0 start during the season’s first week while hitting for a league-best .312 batting average.

Orloff’s hit .370 (10-for 27) with two home runs and a GLSCL-leading 15 RBI’s. The Elder High School graduate scored seven runs with four extra base hit and four stolen bases.

Joey Fiolsa from the Grand Lake Mariners won the GLSCL Pitcher of the Week award. Fiolsa just recently completed his sophomore season at Ohio Dominican University.

The Steam and the Graders will face off once again on Wednesday to conclude the season series. Gus Graham (Miami University) will get the start for the Steam with first pitch at Heise Park scheduled for 7:05pm. You can listen to Brady Laber’s broadcast on cincinnatisteam.com by clicking the Listen Live button on the front page.

The Cincinnati Steam has earned a spot in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League playoffs in nine of its ten previous seasons. Three times the Steam has played in the GLSCL championship round including winning the title in both 2008 and 2009.


The Great Lakes Summer Collegiate, which is entering its 29th season and has 12 teams, is a wood-bat league that is certified by the NCAA and is partially funded by Major League Baseball. The league boasts several players that have earned service time in major league baseball including six former Steam players.




June 13, 2016


Steam improve to 7-0 with win over Jazz

CINCINNATI, Ohio - The Cincinnati Steam’s offensive firepower overcame six errors in the field to improve to 7-0 on the season with an 11-7 home victory over the Richmond Jazz at Sunday.


Cincinnati racked up a total of 14 hits, including four by centerfielder Dallas Hall (Miami/Lakota West). Hall, who also scored four runs, smacked three singles and a triple.


First baseman Cole Murphy (Cincinnati/ Walnut Hills) hit his GLSCL leading fourth home run of the season over the 35-foot fence in right field. Murphy’s two hits while driving in a team-high three runs.


Andy Roser (Huntington University), who produced the game-winning hit the night before in Richmond, also knocked in three RBIs.


Ty Hoecker (College of Charleston) came into the game out of the bullpen and threw two scoreless innings to earn this first victory of the season.


After a day off on Monday, the Steam begin a two-game road series at Heise Park against the Galion Graders. Shane Smith (Miami/Elder) will take the mound in the opener for Cincinnati on Tuesday. You can listen to Brady Laber’s broadcast on cincinnatisteam.com by clicking the Listen Live button on the front page.


The Cincinnati Steam has earned a spot in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League playoffs in nine of its ten previous seasons. Three times the Steam has played in the GLSCL championship round including winning the title in both 2008 and 2009.


The Great Lakes Summer Collegiate, which is entering its 29th season and has 12 teams, is a wood-bat league that is certified by the NCAA and is partially funded by Major League Baseball. The league boasts several players that have earned service time in major league baseball including six former Steam players.



May 25, 2016


2016 Cincinnati Steam Summer Baseball Camp


CINCINNATI, Ohio - The Cincinnati Steam is proud to announce the dates for its 3rd Annual Cincinnati Steam Summer Baseball Camp. This year’s camp is June 13-15 from 9:30am to 1pm at Max McLeary Field on the campus of Western Hills High School.

The camp is a joint partnership with the Cincinnati Steam, the Cincinnati Police Department and the Hamilton County Sheriff’s
Department. The camp is free of charge for children and local baseball players between the ages of 8 to 13. Cincinnati Steam player and officers from the Cincinnati Police Department and Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department will participate as coaches and instructors for the campers.

All of the information for camp including registration instructions can be found on the team’s website at www.cincinnatisteam.com by
clicking the button “Steam Camp.” Once on the page you can access a PDF copy of the information flyer by clicking on the button marked printable form.” Also, there is a PDF attachment on this email for media use.

The Cincinnati Steam Summer Baseball Camp concludes on Wednesday, June 15 with the annual Badge of Honor Game. The game is a matchup pitting the Cincinnati Police Department against the Cincinnati Fire Department. The game begins at 6:05pm at Max McLeary Field. All proceeds benefit Honor Flight Tri-State and the event is sponsored byWarsaw Federal.

The Cincinnati Steam has earned a spot in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League playoffs in nine of its ten previous seasons. Three times the Steam has played in the GLSCL championship round including winning the title in both 2008 and 2009.

The Great Lakes Summer Collegiate, which is entering its 29th season and has 12 teams, is a wood-bat league that is certified by the NCAA and is partially funded by Major League Baseball. The league boasts several players that have earned service time in major league baseball including five former Steam players. If you have any questions or media requests, please contact the Steam’s Director of Baseball Operations Brady Laber at 513 477-8553 or bradylaber@gmail.com.

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