A benefit game between the St. Catherine’s Club and an all-star team made up of players from other Boston Park League teams who are donating their services will be played this afternoon at Barry Playground in Charlsetown for John Regan, former third baseman of the St. Catherine’s Club, who broke his leg last week in a league game. Read more
These baseball experts and fans are shown watching the Casey’s, defending champions, beat the St. Augustine’s in the opening feature of the Boston Park Department Baseball League at Garvey Field, Neponset, last night.
Left to right on the bench are: Miss Margaret Quinn, Bob Quinn, Bee’s prexy, Eddie Collins, general manager of the Red Sox; Park Commissioner William P. Long, Cy Young, great old-time pitcher, and William M. Mullen, director of the league. Read more
Conquer Jordan Marsh, 6-2, to Clinch Title.
Dick Casey’s Neponset team won the Boston Park League championship last night at the Dorchester Town Field before 7000 fans. defeating Jordan Marsh, 6-2, in the fifth game of the series. Casey had won the first three games of the series and the fourth ended in a tie. Read more
Jordan Marsh and Dick Casey’s Club to Mix.
Jordan Marsh and Dick Casey’s Club, finalists in the Boston Park League, will start their four-out-ofseven game series for the city baseball championship tonight at the Dorchester Town Field, the home grounds of the retailers. The teams will shift to Garvey Field. Read more
Three Park League Games Go to a Decision.
Of the four Park League games scheduled for last night, three were finished, the fourth winding up in the fourth inning with the score tied. Read more
Pitcher Jim Shea Night Proves a Success.
Jim Shea, who has been pitching baseball on the Greater Boston sandlots for the past 22 years. was honored last night at Fallon Field when his old and new mates on the diamond played a game before a turnout of 3000 fans. Read more
Pete Cerrone, star pitcher last year for Jordans, who has been playing minor league ball down South this Spring, returned to the mound for the Retailers last night at Jeffersonst grounds, Roxbury, and held the Hennigans to four hits as his team won, 7-0. Read more
Eddie Collins, general manager of the Red Sox, appearing at the Roslindale-Jordans game at Fallon Field, Roslindale, had this to say about the twi leaguers. Read more
Whips Hennigans by 6-5 by Last-Round Rally.
The Presentation nine of Brighton advanced a step nearer the playoffs in the Boston Park League last night when it came through in the last inning to score two runs and beat the Hennigans of Roxbury, 6 to 5. Read more
St Alphonsus of Roxbury bad a big fifth inning against the Madden Club last night in the Boston Park League, scoring seven runs, winning their fourth game in the circuit. This result was quite an upset as St Alphonsus has been losing regularly and was figured as easy for the Maddens. Read more
- New Walt Mortimer Logo UnveiledMay 17, 2019 - 6:14 am
Walt Mortimer has been with the Boston Park League for 65 years, from the league’s greatest player, to a star league administrator. And now his likeness has been recreated in an alternate Boston Park League logo.
- The President’s Award – Walt MortimerJanuary 2, 2019 - 8:05 pm
Tonight, we will honor Walt Mortimer, who is retiring after 65 years of service to the Boston Park League with both the Red Johnson Alumni Award and the President’s Award. The key word in the 1st award is ‘Alumni’, and no one has done more for the Boston Park League than Walt Mortimer since he […]