Baseball at the 2010 Show Me State Games

Columbia baseball team edged out against older kids at Show-Me State Games

The Columbia Blaze have dominated summer baseball tournaments in the 13-and-under division, so they moved up an age division for the Show-Me State Games.

PHOTO GALLERY: Show-Me State Games Baseball

SLIDESHOW: Show-Me State Games Day 1 baseball, 10-and-under division

The Games continue through the weekend and next weekend, as well.

Pitcher leads Columbia Gators to win in Show-Me State Games baseball

The Gators, a Columbia-based baseball team playing in the 9-and-under age division of the Show-Me State Games, won their first game Friday. 


Out at first base [Photo]

Columbia Blaze first baseman Tyler Hull prepares to make the catch to force out Dan Barger of the St.Louis Irish on Friday in the Show-Me State Games baseball tournament in Moberly.

Columbia Blaze lose to St. Louis Irish [Photo]

Marshall Willingham, the catcher for the Columbia Blaze, walks away after a close play at the plate scored the winning run for the St. Louis Irish in an age 14-and-under game Friday in the Show-Me State Games baseball tournament in Moberly. The Blaze, an age 13-and-under team, are playing up a division in this weekend's event.

Boone County Bad Boys and the Rolla Redbirds [Slideshow]

The Boone County Bad Boys played the Rolla Redbirds in the 10-and-under division of the Show-Me State Games Friday at Cosmo Park. The Redbirds ranked in a slightly higher competitive class and won the game 13-0.