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 […]
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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.
PITCHER: Jon Woodcock – Cotuit As we hit the halfway mark of the Cape Cod Baseball League season, players are making a push to maximize their time on the diamonds before they return home. Cotuit’s Jon Woodcock (Virginia Tech) turned in quite a standout performance on the mound this past week, earning him recognition as […]
PITCHER: Evan Hill – Wareham Just three short weeks into the season, it is inspiring to see how much the Cape Cod Baseball League players have already accomplished in a short span of time. Wareham pitcher Evan Hill (Michigan) caught the attention of many, with two standout appearances that earned him Coca-Cola Pitcher of the […]
PITCHER: Devin Smeltzer – Hyannis With the Cape Cod Baseball League running just 10 weeks, each and every game is important for players to make their mark. The Hyannis Harbor Hawks’ Devin Smeltzer (Florida Gulf Coast) has capitalized on it, pitching a no-hitter against Harwich that put him on the radar and earned him Coca-Cola […]
Judson University LHP and RHP (that is NOT a misprint) Ryan Perez has impressed this summer in the Cape Cod Baseball League as he is the first ambidextrous pitcher in the league since current New York Yankees prospect Pat Venditte.