(CAPE COD, MA – JANUARY 19, 2017) – Before Houston Astros slugger Jeff Bagwell broke into the Majors, he gave Cape Cod Baseball League fans a preview of his Hall of Fame career to come. In the summers of 1987 and ‘88, Bagwell played for the Chatham A’s (now the Chatham Anglers). A Boston-native, he […]
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Cape Cod Baseball League
CAPE COD, Ma. (December 5, 2016) – As Cape League officials prepare for the upcoming season, the League’s Executive Committee has approved two big changes to the 2017 schedule. The 2017 season will begin a week later than in previous years to better accommodate incoming players’ transition between the end of their college season and […]
Player: Quinn Brodey – Cotuit We’ve reached the midway point of the Cape League regular season and players are continuing to shine as they play their way to the All-Star Game and playoffs. Last week, Cotuit’s Quinn Brodey (Stanford) made an impression at bat that earned him Coca Cola’s Player of the Week.
Pitcher: Shane McCarthy – Harwich Even though players need time to adjust to their new surroundings and new team, this does not stop players from making explosive starts on the Cape League fields. It is clear that Shane McCarthy (Seton Hall) is going to be a stand out pitcher this season, earning the Coca Cola […]
The Wareham Gatemen of the Cape Cod Baseball League played an exhibition game on Wednesday Night against the Worcester Bravehearts of The Futures League. The Gatemen used many pitchers and took a look at many different players but BYU first baseman Colton Shaver hit two homers to the opposite field showing off some great power […]
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 […]
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.