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Baseball Ireland | Irish Baseball League | Division 1 (A) 2006

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Final League Table

PWLFFGBPts
*Dublin Spartans15123051
*Dublin Black Sox1410401.544
Greystones Mariners15870440
Dublin City Hurricanes148603.538
Twins13580628
Belfast North Stars13111110.614

[2]

Playoff Results

DateHome TeamAway Team
League ChampionshipCorkagh Park
09.09.06Dublin Spartans3Dublin Black Sox0
16.09.06Dublin Black Sox8Dublin Spartans15
(Spartans won series 2-0)

[2]

Regular Season Results

DateHome TeamAway Team
Week 1
08.04.06Dublin Black Sox9Twins8
08.04.06Dublin Spartans6Greystones Mariners2
08.04.06Dublin City Hurricanes8Belfast North Stars7
Week 2
15.04.06Dublin Spartans8Greystones Mariners3
15.04.06Dublin City Hurricanes1Twins19
15.04.06Belfast North Stars10Dublin Black Sox9
Week 3
22.04.06Dublin City Hurricanes3Dublin Black Sox9
22.04.06Belfast North Stars0Greystones Mariners0
Week 4
29.04.06Dublin Spartans10Greystones Mariners1
Week 5
06.05.06Twins20Greystones Mariners24
06.05.06Twins15Greystones Mariners14
06.05.06Dublin Black Sox0Dublin Spartans3
07.05.06Belfast North Stars5Dublin City Hurricanes15
Week 6
13.05.06Dublin City HurricanesDublin Spartans
13.05.06Greystones MarinersDublin Black Sox
14.05.06Twins12Belfast North Stars3
Week 7
20.05.06Greystones Mariners11Belfast North Stars0
21.05.06Dublin SpartansTwins
Week 8
27.05.06Dublin City Hurricanes0Greystones Mariners0
27.05.06Twins4Dublin Spartans10
27.06.06Belfast North Stars9Dublin Black Sox12
Week 9
10.06.06Dublin City Hurricanes10Twins8
10.06.06Dublin Black Sox1Greystones Mariners2
11.06.06Dublin Spartans22Belfast North Stars11
Week 10
17.06.06Dublin Spartans6Dublin City Hurricanes16
17.06.06Twins7Dublin Black Sox9
17.06.06Belfast North Stars3Greystones Mariners9
Week 11
24.06.06Dublin Black Sox10Dublin City Hurricanes7
24.06.06Belfast North Stars1Twins9
Week 12
01.07.06Belfast North Stars1Dublin Spartans17
01.07.06Greystones Mariners3Dublin Black Sox6
Week 13
08.07.06Twins0Dublin City Hurricanes0
08.07.06Dublin Black Sox5Dublin Spartans6
Week 14
15.07.06Dublin Spartans5Dublin City Hurricanes3
15.07.06Twins0Greystones Mariners0
Week 17
12.08.06Greystones Mariners5Dublin City Hurricanes4
12.08.06Greystones Mariners5Dublin City Hurricanes11
12.08.06Dublin Spartans8Twins4
Week 18
16.08.06Greystones Mariners5Dublin Black Sox12
19.08.06Dublin Black SoxDublin City Hurricanes
19.08.06Dublin Spartans7Belfast North Stars0
Week 19
23.08.06Dublin City Hurricanes7Dublin Spartans2
26.08.06Dublin City Hurricanes7Belfast North Stars0
26.08.06Greystones Mariners7Belfast North Stars0
27.08.06Dublin Spartans10Twins1
27.08.06Dublin Black Sox10Twins4
Week 20
02.09.06Greystones Mariners12Dublin City Hurricanes4
02.09.06Dublin Black Sox10Dublin Spartans4

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Home Venues

TeamHome Field
Belfast North StarsBelfast
Dublin Black SoxShanganagh Park, Shankill, Co. Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown
Dublin City HurricanesO’Malley Fields, Corkagh Park, Clondalkin, D22, Co. South Dublin
Dublin SpartansO’Malley Fields, Corkagh Park, Clondalkin, D22, Co. South Dublin
Greystones MarinersGreystones, Co. Wicklow
TwinsO’Malley Fields, Corkagh Park, Clondalkin, D22, Co. South Dublin

[3]

Player Awards

AwardPlayer
Andy Leonard MVP AwardDarran O’Connor
Tommy Bond Best Pitcher AwardChaime Cuevas

Reference: [6]

Report

The Dublin Spartans swept the Dublin Black Sox 2 games to nil in the Championship Final after also winning the A League Pennant with a 12-3 Won-Loss record. The Black Sox had qualified for the Final with a 10-4 record. Greystones Mariners (8-7) and defending Champions Dublin City Hurricanes (8-6) finished mid-table. New team Twins finished in fifth with a 5-8 record, and the Belfast North Stars, finished bottom with the one win.

Dublin Spartans – Baseball Ireland Division 1 (A) Champions 2006 [4]

About

The 2006 Irish Baseball League A League was the 10th season of the Irish Baseball League, and the first of the new A League after the League was split into two divisions after the 2005 season. There were 6 teams in the Division 1 (A) as it was known – with the four 2nd half Championship teams from 2005 joined by the Belfast North Stars from the Trophy section and new team Twins. Each team played each other 3 times for a balanced 15 game schedule, followed by a best of 3 Final featuring the Top two teams.

Websites

[2] Wayback Machine Web Archive – Baseball Ireland (2006) 2006 Adult Irish Baseball League [Internet] Available from: https://web.archive.org/web/20061026024439/http://baseballireland.com/adult_league.htm [Accessed 24 March 2017]

[3] Wayback Machine Web Archive – Baseball Ireland (2006) 2006 Adult Irish Baseball League – Results to Date [Internet] Available from: https://web.archive.org/web/20061026024856/http://baseballireland.com/adult_league_past.htm [Accessed 24 March 2017]

[6] Baseball Ireland (2019) Baseball Ireland – Award Winners [Internet] Available from: http://www.baseballireland.com/news.php?search_id=6 [Accessed 2 December 2019]

Images

[4] Baseball Ireland (2019) Dublin Spartans 2006 Irish National League Champions [Internet] Available from: http://www.baseballireland.com/images/Spartans2006champs.jpg [Accessed 2 December 2019]

[5] Baseball Ireland (2017) Baseball Ireland Logo Car Sticker [Internet] http://www.baseballireland.com/images/carsticker.jpg [Accessed 1 May 2017]

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Brian Connolly (Panthers) & Peter Mullen (Black Sox)

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 2 December 2019

(c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and Eirball 2019

You may quote this document in part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the authors. All Rights Resereved.

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