TweetIt was a long ride, and in some ways a very unexpected ride. “Way back when,” Harvey Soolman laughed, “[Park League Hall of Famer] Avi Nelson and I used to discuss how we hoped we could still be playing baseball when we hit forty. Well, we made it to forty and then some. We certainly […]
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TweetThe 2016 BoSox Club Man of the Year Award was presented to pitcher Rick Porcello. At the time of the luncheon, he held a record of 20-3, the first 20-game winner in the major leagues this year, and the first one on the Red Sox since Josh Beckett in 2007. Honored at the 2016 luncheon […]
TweetThe 100 Innings of Baseball Spectacular was born in 2004 with the arrival of Curt Schilling to the Boston Red Sox as a fundraiser for Curt’s Pitch for ALS program to aid the fight against Lou Gehrig’s disease. Sign up today to play or make a donation.
TweetThe 5th Annual Eastern Massachusetts Amateur Baseball Classic will be Saturday, July 9th at Morelli Field in Melrose, MA. This event will feature All Star teams from each of the 4 amateur baseball leagues in the Boston area: Boston Park League, Cranberry League, Intercity League, Yawkey League.
TweetA light tower at Dick Casey’s Dorchester Town Field fell over during high winds in February, 2016. Thankfully it fell towards the field, damaging only the batting cage, and no homes or people. It happened at night and no one was hurt.
TweetIn making the decision to graduate from Wheaton College in three years, Bobby Foote made a financially savvy move. But the early exit also cost the Walpole High graduate his final year of college baseball.
TweetAt 57, Franz Strassmann is the second-oldest active player in the Boston Park League in addition to playing for two teams in the Men’s Senior Baseball League and Boston Amateur Baseball League.
TweetThe 4th Annual Eastern Massachusetts Amateur Baseball Classic will be Sunday, July 12 at Campanelli Stadium in Brockton, MA, home of the Brockton Rox. This event will feature All-Star teams from the 4 premier amateur baseballs leagues in the Boston area: Boston Park League, Cranberry League, Intercity League, Yawkey League.
TweetThe All Dorchester Sports League (ADSL) dedicated a city-owned field house in Fields Corner to longtime coach and mentor Jim Collyer on Sat., Nov 9. Mayor Martin Walsh spoke at the event which was also attended by State Senators Linda Dorcena Forry and Sonia Chang Diaz as well as many of the city’s elected officials […]
TweetIt is with regret to inform you of the passing of two Boston Park League friends: Bernie Curley, Hall of Fame 1986, and the Rev. Jim Keurulainen, father of Scott Keurulainen, 2013 Hall of Fame inductee.
- Apply for 2021 Yawkey Scholars Program for First-Generation College StudentsJanuary 18, 2021 - 6:16 pm
TweetScholarship awards of $35,000 per year for first-generation students attending private Massachusetts colleges, plus mentoring & enrichment funding The Yawkey Foundation today announced the opening of applications for its Yawkey Scholars Program, designed to make college affordable for talented, motivated, low-income, first-generation college-bound high school seniors from Massachusetts to complete bachelor’s degrees at private colleges […]
- Boston Padres Outlook for 2020June 11, 2020 - 5:50 am
TweetThe Boston Padres are looking to rebound in 2020. After a dismal start to the 2019 season which saw the Padres underachieve for the 1st half of the season, they were able to turn it around and play very well in July and down the stretch. Hopefully they can pick up where they left off […]