The 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 was BPL’s Towne Club. See photo of Dana Dresser, Harvey Soolman, & Erik Mayberg with their trophy.
The 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. Read more
The 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. Read more
A 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. Read more
In 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. Read more
At 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. Read more
The 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. Read more
The 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 including city councillors Frank Baker and Ayanna Pressley. Former mayor of Boston Ray Flynn also attended the ceremony. Read more
It 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. Read more
The BoSox Club honored the New England Amateur champions at their annual luncheon of champions, this year being the 24th of September at the Dedham Hilton Hotel. Infielder Matt Lipsett represented the 2014 Boston Park League champion Palmer Club.
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- 4 Amazing Baseball Apps Seeking an AppearanceDecember 22, 2021 - 2:05 pm
Amateur baseball players love to check out their performance – partially for vanity, but also so they can improve their game. They check out statistics, watch themselves play on videos, and use data analytics fine tune their skills. Luckily, there is plenty of technology that’s available without a big-league budget.
- Packy Naughton to Debut in the ShowAugust 4, 2021 - 8:07 am
From TJO Sports in the Boston Park League to the Anaheim Angels in the MLB, Packy Naughton is ready to make his major league debut in 2021. Packy first pitched for TJO Sports in 2015, getting into 1 game and allowing just 1 hit in 3 innings with 7 Ks. From there, his college and […]