An Aerial View of the CRBL Fields

2022 CRBL Championship

Jordan Steinmetz was named game MVP, becoming the 5th Tilden player to win the award since it was instituted in 1998.

Congratulations to the CRBL teams that qualified for the Wisconsin Baseball Association (WBA) tournament. Follow all the scores at the WBA Facebook Page.

  • Chippewa Falls LumberJacks (1-1)
  • Eau Claire Bears (1-1)
  • Eau Claire Cavaliers (1-1)
  • Eau Claire Rivermen (1-1)
  • Jim Falls Sturgeons (1-1)
  • Osseo Merchants (1-1)
  • Tilden Tigers (2-0)

See all the results for CRBL teams in the Wisconsin Baseball Association Tournament here.

Congratulations to the Tilden Tigers & Eau Claire Cavaliers for advancing the WBA finals. They will be hosted in the LaCrosse area from August 19-21. Game sites are:

  • Sparta
  • Coon Valley
  • Viroqua
  • Onalaska

2022 Season Highlights

  • May 22nd – PJ Lequia tossed a 9-inning shutout in a 4-0 victory over the Chippewa Falls Lumberjacks.
  • June 5th – Jim Thill (Eau Claire Bears) breaks CRBL career triple record with his 15th.
  • June 5th – Chevy Tollefson (Eau Claire Bears) records his 14th career shutout in a 11-0 win over the Bloomer Woodticks. It’s good for third all-time, tied with Tyler Gray.
  • June 5th – Tyler Gray (Eau Claire Rivermen) records his 1,000th career strikeout. He becomes only the third pitcher in CRBL history to reach this milestone along with Russ Nelson and Ron Cronin.
  • June 5th – Todd Wienkes (Osseo Merchants) records a 4-hit game in an 11-0 win over the Tilden Tigers.
  • June 16th – Chevy Tollefson (Eau Claire Bears) records his 15th career shutout in 2-0 win over the Beef River Bullfrogs.
  • July 1st – CRBL All-Star game is hosted by Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park. South division beats North division 4-3 and Ryan Freitag is named game MVP. The last time the CRBL all-star game was played in Eau Claire was 1909 when the Eau Claire Giants beat the Chippewa Valley League All-Stars 1 to 0 at Driving Park.
  • July 10th – Matt Miller records two stolen bases to set the all-time CRBL record. He passes Tyler Manley who recorded 144 over his career.
  • July 17th – Jordan Steinmetz records a 4-hit game versus the Eau Claire Bears.
  • July 17h – PJ Lequia records a 7-inning shutout in a double-header sweep of the Eau Claire Bears.
  • July 20th – Jordan Steinmetz finished the season on a 9 game hit-streak.
  • July 24th – Luke Eide (Osseo Merchants) throws a 7 inning no-hitter in a 14-1 win over the Cadott Red Sox. Ryan & Brandt Freitag, a father-son duo, each hit two home runs in same victory.
  • PJ Lequia finished the season with a perfect 7-0 record on the mound.

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CRBL Schedule Highlights

  • Season Opener – May 1st, 2022
  • All-Star Game – Friday July 1st, 7 pm at Carson Park
    Streamed Online by Northern Light Webcasting Network
  • Wildcard Wednesday – August 3rd, 7 pm
  • Championship Saturday – August 6th, 12:30 pm
  • Divisions were eliminated for the 2022 season.

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