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07/19/17 10:39am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO A Bucks pick-off attempt at Fiske Field Tuesday comes up short by a whisker as a Southampton Breaker dives safely back to the bag.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO A Bucks pick-off attempt at Fiske Field Tuesday comes up short by a whisker as a Southampton Breaker dives safely back to the bag.

Jacob Stracner reached base safely in all five of his plate appearances on Tuesday evening at Fiske Field as the Shelter Island Bucks hosted the Southampton Breakers in a Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League (HCBL) contest. (more…)

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07/06/17 3:12pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Elle Foard, 7, learns the basics of pitching from her dad, Mark, assistant general manager of the Shelter Island Bucks, during the first baseball clinic the team held with local kids at Fiske Field Thursday morning.

JULIE LANE PHOTO Elle Foard, 7, learns the basics of pitching from her dad, Mark, assistant general manager of the Shelter Island Bucks, during the first baseball clinic the team held with local kids at Fiske Field Thursday morning.

Among the many ways in which the Shelter Island Bucks give back to the community, each summer is a baseball clinic they organize for kids in the community. (more…)

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07/05/17 2:33pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bucks lefty Patrick Clyne, sporting an 0.88 ERA, in action July 1 against the Southampton Breakers at Fiske Field.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bucks lefty Patrick Clyne, sporting an 0.88 ERA, in action July 1 against the Southampton Breakers at Fiske Field.

The Shelter Island Bucks welcomed the Sag Harbor Whalers back to Fiske Field on the morning of Independence Day looking for a little revenge against its Hampton Collegiate Baseball League rival.

After dropping a home double-header over the weekend and being just 1-4 on the season versus the last place Whalers (8-18), the Bucks showed why they are contenders for the HCBL championship this year. (more…)

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06/29/17 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bucks catcher Ryan Smoot throwing to second base under the watchful eyes of a professional scout at the Hampton Collegiate Baseball League Scout Day in Westhampton Beach Tuesday.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bucks catcher Ryan Smoot throwing to second base under the watchful eyes of a professional scout at the Hampton Collegiate Baseball League Scout Day in Westhampton Beach Tuesday.

New York Yankee scout Cesar Presbott stood close by as Shelter Island Bucks catcher Ryan Smoot caught practice pitches and fired throws to second base. “Quick hands, quick feet, let’s go, good throws!” the scout urged. (more…)