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Oilers douse Fire

...he proved why. "He was Irvine's Sunday starter and won a regional game, so he's a winner," Peninsula manager Jeff Walker said. "Those are the type of guys you love to have on your team. "Looked really good tonight." Utilizing his arcing...
Panners find a way to topple Oilers: Alaska increases ABL winning streak to 5 despite depleted lineup

...Schafer was ejected from the game for arguing the play. "We have to do a better job of focusing," Oilers manager Jeff Walker said. "We've been losing games due to defense and that shows a lack of focus." For most teams, the ejection would...
Oilers' bats stay silent in loss

...We're getting quality starts out of our starters, our bullpen comes in and does the job," Peninsula manager Jeff Walker said. "Guys aren't collectively finding ways to get on base or finding ways to score runs. They're still trying...
Oilers game postponed: Bucs hold big advantage when game resumes today at 5 p.m.

...With just three innings remaining in Thursday's contest and an eight-run deficit to overcome, Oilers skipper Jeff Walker didn't sound overly optimistic. "We've still got three innings to play," he said. The Oilers had a golden opportunity...
Oilers plan to rely less on small ball

...Alaska American Legion product to be the head coach of an ABL club. Machado was then hired this offseason to replace Jeff Walker, who guided the Oilers to a fifth-place finish in the league -- the team's worst since 2001. Machado, who is...
McCarthy throws 1-hitter for Panners

...faced, including back-to-back strikeouts to begin the top of the fifth. "He did a good job," Peninsula manager Jeff Walker said. "He had some trouble, bases loaded, no outs and limited them to one run which is what you want to do in that...
Panners top Oilers again, win series

...unearned runs in the first inning and once again, that ended up being the difference in the game," Peninsula manager Jeff Walker said. "They didn't make any mistakes, they didn't beat themselves and we gave them too many runs and didn't...
Struggles continue for Oilers: Miners win 1 game on Friday, 2 on Saturday

...nice to keep them from marking two runs in their half of the ninth, but that's the way it goes," Peninsula manager Jeff Walker said. "We're thrilled we actually scored runs." Snodgress breezed through the first two innings, capping a pair...
Oilers top Miners, snap 6-game skid

...Jacobs. Johnson scored moments later on a passed ball to give the Miners a 2-1 lead. "He competes," Oilers manager Jeff Walker said of Barraclough, who threw 90 pitches, 59 for strikes. "He throws strikes and goes after hitters. He's got...
Leaders of the pack: A look at the fine of 2009

...first-place finisher Mat-Su Miners. Dennis Machado was named the new manager at the end of the 2009 season. He replaces Jeff Walker to become the 25th skipper in Oilers history. Softball With an 8-5 win over SoHi, Homer's softball team, under...


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