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Park League Inducts Casey Into Its Hall

TweetJohn Casey, who grew up in Jamaica Plain and has been head baseball coach at Tufts University in Somerville since 1984, was inducted this month into the Boston Park League Hall of Fame. The league is the oldest amateur baseball league in the country. Casey was considered one of its top players in the 1980s […]

Playing for the Love of the Game

TweetMy shoulder is held together with fishing line, says veteran righthander Dave Worthley of the Boston Park League’s Towne Club. And he’s not joking. Doctors gave me a 50-50 chance of being able to throw again, but I made it perfectly clear that for me it was 99 percent.

Bullets Seek Silver Lining

TweetForty years have passed, but they are still in a League of Their Own. The sight of women on the grass at Fenway Park seems as foreign today as it did when they wore skirts and high socks in the 1950s. But one can see why the popularity of the all-female Colorado Silver Bullets is […]

The Boston Park League

TweetAfter 65 years of continuous existence, the Boston Park League has been many things to many people. The only thing that it remains for all those who have played and the present players, is family. Read The Boston Park League, by John Hinds, as appearing in Boston Red Sox Scorecard Magazine.

Kelliher is Ready for Park League Season

TweetThe Boston Park League, the nation’s oldest amateur baseball league, begins its 65th season tomorrow, and as usual, Milton resident and Mass. Envelope general manager John Kelliher will be part of the proceedings. When Mass. Envelope won the league title last year, it marked Kelliher’s 11th Park League championship as either a manager or GM […]

Cloudy future for Park League

TweetAmerica’s oldest organized amateur baseball league — the Boston Park League — begins its 64th season tomorrow at 8 p.m. at Kelly Field in Hyde Park when the defending champion Towne Club meets the ADSL/Avi Nelson team in the traditional league opener. Nine teams will play a 32-game schedule, according to Park League president Bob […]