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Duck! I'm throwing the Oilers batting practice

The ball flew off the end of second baseman Kyle Melton's wooden bat like a bullet out of a pistol. As it zipped by my head, less than a yard from my face, I started to second guess...
Oilers take season opener

...Peninsula Oilers Monday on Opening Night. The Oilers clipped the California Bears 2-1 on the strength of solid pitching, Kyle Melton?s fourth-inning dance to the plate and Chad Price?s run-scoring single over shortstop Hop Sullivan. The two teams...
Melton to replace Gerloff

...2006. Gerloff hit .256 with four stolen bases and was a big part of the Oilers infield. Gerloff is being replaced by Kyle Melton of Lewis-Clark State College. In 2007, Melton, a junior, is batting .269 with 18 hits and 17 RBIs for Lewis-Clark...
Oilers losing streak hits 8

...League action. The Oilers took a 1-0 lead in the third when Jim Pollack walked, advanced to third on a single by Kyle Melton and scored on a Michael Dabbs sacrifice fly. But the Goldpanners quickly erased the deficit in the fourth with two...
When you?re hot, you?re hot

...innings, by scoring five in the opening two frames on Thursday. Consecutive singles by Nick Buss (2-for-4), Kyle Melton (2-for-5) and Michael Dabbs to begin the bottom of the first set the stage for Toby Davis, who went 3-for-3...
Oilers push streak to 10

...Nick Buss bunts the ball in the third inning Friday against the Anchorage Bucs. Photo by M. Scott Moon Second baseman Kyle Melton, who scored three runs and joined Nick Buss and Jeremiah Mejia with two hits each on Friday, said the cohesiveness is extending...
Oilers blank Sandblasters

...inning, Buss scored Jeremiah Mejia and Juan Martinez with a triple. Buss then came around to score on a single by Kyle Melton. Melton stole second and scored on a single by Michael Dabbs. The Oilers had two hits on the evening, with Mejia...
Oilers break out bats in romp

...early. They had two aboard in the first when Buss led off the inning with an infield single and advanced to second on a Kyle Melton sacrifice bunt. After Michael Dabbs was hit by a pitch, Toby Davis (2-for-4) grounded out, moving the runners...
Oilers lose NBC opener

...moved Alcantar to third and he scored when second baseman Kyle Melton fielded John Allman's grounder, but misplayed the...a single, advanced to second on a sacrifice bunt by Kyle Melton and scored on a standup double by Toby Davis. David...
Oilers can't put out Fire

...Oilers offense could never solve AIA's pitching. The Oilers had just five hits on the afternoon. In the first, Kyle Melton gave Peninsula a 1-0 lead when Fire starter and winner Kyle Matkaitis issued a walk, then committed two balks and...


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