A Sunday Island Rhode Trip To Watch Sag Harbor Whalers vs Shelter Island Bucks

Advertisements The Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League is a summer college baseball organization featuring 7 baseball clubs located in the Hamptons region of Long Island, NY. The Hamptons, like Rhode Island in the summer, is a very busy stretch of tourist spots, gorgeous beaches and shores, and tons of amazing recreational activities like sailing, golf, and …

Cue The Sparklers – Firecracker Sports 15th Annual 4th of July Showcase Tournament Is Coming

Advertisements Yes, cue the sparklers, fire up the grill, get the cold ones prepped – Huge, gigantic, statewide, region wide baseball extravaganza happening this week and leading into the July 4th weekend. Yes, it is the 15th Annual Firecracker Sports 4th of July Showcase Tournament and wow this tournament gets bigger and better every year. …

Thursday Night Futures League Game Featuring New Britain Bees vs Westfield Starfires

Advertisements By Nick Lemley For the past two weeks, I have spent my time going to and writing about the New England Collegiate Baseball League.  I have visited amazing baseball fields, watched some exciting games and learned about its players, notably players from Rhode Island.  Thursday night June 23rd, I decided to go to check …

A Summer Saturday Baseball Night At Old Mountain Field Featuring Ocean State Waves vs. Mystic Schooners

Advertisements Saturday, June 25th was the first Summer Saturday of 2022 and greeted us here in Rhode Island with 80° plus temperatures and tons of sunshine. I checked my baseball calendar and found the Ocean State Waves (NECBL) had a home game vs the Mystic Schooners. Having successfully worked through my Saturday “To-Do” list, I …

South Kingstown Little League Accepting Baseball Equipment For Island Donation

Advertisements I was reading through my messages this morning and came across one from South Kingstown Little League on Instagram. It read, “This Saturday!!! Calling all friends of #SKLL, if you have any unneeded baseball equipment, new or used, please help out!! One of our players is organizing this equipment drive and would really appreciate your …

2022 Rhode Island High School Baseball Season Recap – My Photos, My Notes, My Congratulations

Advertisements The 2022 Rhode Island Interscholastic League Baseball season officially concluded this past Sunday, June 19th after an exciting weekend of championship baseball. Starting with the 40° afternoons in April, through the rainy May days, and into the heat of June, high school teams from all over Rhode Island pitched, hit, caught, and competed in …

North Kingstown, Old Dominion University’s Henry Hersum – A Baseball Journey Back To The Mound

Advertisements Henry Hersum is a Rhode Island baseball player I have followed and written about for a few years now. Henry played for Wickford Little League with my oldest son and I have stayed in contact with the Hersum family over the years via email and social media. He actually used to umpire my Junior …

Bulldogs, Mariners, Hawks, Skippers, Lake Monsters, Sea Unicorns – A Weekend Full of Rhode Island Baseball Experiences

Advertisements Happy Monday everyone. I hope everyone had a fantastic Father’s Day Weekend. It was another busy weekend of baseball from Little Leagues to High Schools to Summer Baseball to Amateur Leagues. Rhode Island American Legion and Connie Mack teams as well as travel and showcase teams played here in Rhode Island and in out …

For The Love Of Family, Community, Baseball – A Father’s Day Tribute

Advertisements Happy Father’s Day to everyone in the Rhode Island Baseball Community. If you attend as many games on as many levels as I have been lucky enough to attend, you tend to notice things like the “Umpire Dad” and the “Loud, Obnoxious, yet Hilarious Dad” and the “Nolan Ryan Level Pitching Expert Dad” and …

Tuesday Rhode Trip To Muzzy Field For Bristol Blues vs Valley Blue Sox

Advertisements by Nick Lemley Tuesday night, June 14th, I attended the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL)’s Valley Blue Sox vs Bristol Blues game at historic Muzzy Field. Muzzy Field has been around since 1912 and has been the home of The Bristol Owls (1949-50), as well as the Bristol Red Sox (1973-82). It was …

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