After this past Sunday’s thrilling come from behind victory, the Killer B’z of the CBY Men’s Club Softball League have moved into a tie for first place in their division at 9-2. The team is led by captain and mortgage expert Michael Graber, pitching ace Jacky “Action Jackson” Fleischman, all-star shortstop Jon Neiss, top league LF Yoni Goldenberg, star IF and OF Yossi Friedman, sure-handed slugging 1B Yitzi Karasick, and their top catcher, Ari “just get it over” Satz. Several other players have also contributed mightily this season, including newcomers team doctor and star OF Joey Shotzkes , speedy leadoff hitter and 2B Ronnie Schwartz, rock solid Avi Weissberg, slugger Mendy Strulowitz, B’z all time HR leader, and top 3B Judah Eizikowitz, as well as Andrew “the other Dube” Dube.
The B’z play together as a team, always have a good time while exhibiting excellent middot, and are often found eating donuts with their fans during the game. A major part of the B’z success this season is due to their cheering section, made up of young raucous fans under the leadership of Etty Goldenberg. They include: Yosef, Doniel, Keira and Arielle Fleischman, Shua Satz, Rafi Karasick, Baruch and Miri Goldenberg, Eliana, Devora, Benny and Yoni Friedman, Akiva and Kaylie Schwartz, and Ami Dube.
Special shout out to the wives who allow the players to go out each Sunday morning to play softball.