MANISTEE — Things did not go well for the Manistee Saints semi-pro baseball team in last weekend’s scheduled four-game series with the Grand Rapids Brewers, one of the two new additions to the Great Lakes United Baseball League and the current league leader.

GRAND RAPIDS — After sweeping their season opening four-game series against the Michigan Sports Academy at Rietz Park, the Manistee Saints made their first road trip this past weekend and dropped a doubleheader to the Grand Rapids Brewers at Grandville High School.

MANISTEE — Levi Irish pitched five innings of no-hit ball in last Saturday’s season opener for the Manistee Saints, and then was lifted for a relief pitcher after giving up a hit in the sixth.

MANISTEE — Following a thrilling, extra-inning affair Saturday in the first game of their opening weekend series of the season, the Manistee Saints dominated the visiting Michigan Sports Academy the rest of the way in a four-game sweep at Rietz Park.

MANISTEE — Fans turned out in impressive numbers for last Saturday's special "Meet the Team" event and Manistee Saints intra-squad scrimmage, even though they were not permitted inside the fenced in area at Rietz Park

MANISTEE — The Manistee Saints’ home opener, scheduled for Saturday, has again been delayed due to a non-COVID-19 crisis with the Oil City Stags.

It’s not often a freshman baseball player impresses on the level Pentwater alum Glenn Miller did in his first year at Spring Arbor University, but he left little doubt in his 18 games to date that he’s a force to be reckoned with.

MANISTEE — The Manistee Saints will have a baseball season after all. At least, they’ll be able to start it and see where things go from there after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s announcement Monday lifting her stay-at-home order and allowing outdoor gatherings of up to 100 people.

MANISTEE — Rebounding from a four-game losing streak to the eventual Great Lakes United Baseball League champion Oil City Stags in the middle of the season, the Manistee Saints strung together nine straight wins and recorded their second consecutive 20-win season.

SAGINAW — After putting up nothing but zeros through the first five innings of Saturday’s championship game of the National Amateur Baseball Federation regional title game in Saginaw, and falling into a 3-0 hole, the Manistee Saints twice rallied to tie the score but eventually came up short…