This is a tribute by Ben Fraternale and Jeff Friedlander to their love of summers on Cape Cod and the Cape Cod Baseball League. The CCBL is the premier summer league for elite college baseball talent and one out of every six MLB players cut their teeth there. Going since childhood, Ben and Jeff have […]
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – After leading the league in strikeouts and wins and ranking fourth in ERA, Laconia lefthander Tim Viehoff (Southern New Hampshire) has been named the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) Robin Roberts Top Starting Pitcher of the Year, as announced by the league on Friday.
The summer is quickly winding down and the Holly Springs Salamanders have found themselves a spot in the playoffs! We had a much better second half to the summer and have been playing some very good ball. It has felt great to give the town of Holly Springs something to cheer for during the summer […]
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – Hours before the race for the 2015 Fay Vincent Sr. Cup begins, the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) is pleased to announce the final weekly award winners of the 2015 season: Mystic catcher Louis Iannotti (Quinnipiac) and Newport right-hander Matt Ruppenthal (Vanderbilt) were named the Player and Pitcher of the […]
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – With only one week left in the 2015 New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) regular season, both Newport and Vermont lead their respective divisions, and two of their representatives led the way last week, as first baseman Max Beermann (Villanova) and righty Sean Leland (Louisville) have been named the NECBL Player […]
ANCHORAGE, AK – The six-team Alaska Baseball League held its annual All-Star Game and Home Run Derby on Sunday, July 19th at Mulcahey Park in the state’s largest city, Anchorage, Alaska. The American league was comprised of players from the Anchorage Bucs, Kenai Peninsula Oilers and Fairbanks Goldpanners while the National squad was made up […]
PITCHER: Ricky Thomas – Yarmouth-Dennis With the honor of being named a Cape Cod Baseball League All-Star comes the expectation of maintaining a stellar summer campaign. Y-D Red Sox standout and East Division All-Star Ricky Thomas (Fresno State) continued his dominance on the mound last week to earn himself Coca-Cola Pitcher of the Week honors.
Selections for the 2015 Friendly’s Cape Cod Baseball League All-Star game and Home Run Hitting Contest were announced Saturday morning at Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School. The annual midsummer classic is slated for next Saturday, July 25, at Clem Spillane Field. The league’s 10 managers were responsible for choosing representatives for both the East and West.