Our 2019 season schedule has been released!
Our season kicks off with CT Day, and event in Wethersfield, CT featuring all five CT vintage teams – CT Bulldogs, Lisbon Tunnelmen, Wethersfield Red Onion, and the Woodstock Hilltoppers and Thames, of course.
We will play home/away series with the other 4 CT vintage teams. Our home games are on June 22nd (Lisbon Tunnelmen), June 29 (Woodstock Hilltoppers), August 10 (CT Bulldogs) and September 7 (Wethersfield Red Onion). All of our matches are currently schedule to start at 11:00am on Saturdays.
Our season will conclude with the CT State Finals in Woodstock, CT (also including Lisbon, Wethersfield, and Woodstock).
Lastly, on October 13th (Sunday) selected members of the five CT vintage teams will be joined by players from all over the northeast for the Northeast Historic All-Star Series at Muzzy Field in Bristol, CT.
Here’s an update on Ted’s road to recovery. Great to see that he’s working hard and making excellent progress.
“On the long road to recovery, Ted Phillips is not giving up” – Steve Fagan (The Day – Dec. 29, 2018)
All-Stars group photo at Muzzy Field
BRISTOL – Visitors to Muzzy Field Sunday discovered a marked difference between today’s baseball and the game played in 1864: etiquette.
Notable vintage baseball players from across the Northeast congregated at the park for the first-ever Historic Baseball All-Star event, a demonstration and commemoration planned by the Bristol Historical Society…
Read more: Muzzy Field hosts a vintage All-Star baseball game – Erica Drzewiecki/Bristol Press (14 Oct 2018)
Check out this article written about our match at Woodstock. A couple of inaccuracies found their way into it but nice press nevertheless.
“Vintage Base Ball Combines Best Of Two Worlds” – Denise Coffey/Hartford Courant
There will be a vintage base ball -All-Star game at historic Muzzy Field
in Bristol, CT on Sunday, October 14th starting at noon.
The line-ups for the two teams as drawn on Monday are as follows:
MGR: Chuck Ciccarello (CT Bulldogs)
Chris Hurtgen (Thames BBC)
Simon Phillips (Thames BBC)
Ken Hartwright (Whately Pioneers)
Steve Smith (NH Granite)
Dan Cook (Westfield Wheelmen)
Brian Grant (NY Mutuals)
Steve Spurrier (Hoboken)
Brian Besacon (Rising Sun, Maryland)
Jeff Kornhaas (CT Liberty)
Geoffrey Garth (Bristol Blues, RI)
Scott Hastings (Dirigo)
Johnny Carlevale (Providence Grays)
Ryan Kiely (CT Bulldogs)
Tony Sciucco (Boston Beaneaters)
Michael Smith (New England Picked Nine)
Emmett Cole (Newtown Sandy Hooks)
Brian Donnelly (Bridgeport Orators)
MGR: Jay Gildea (Boston Beaneaters)
Scott Caruso (Thames BBC)
Dave Leiper (Whately Pioneers)
Nicholas Pascucci (NH Granite)
Buck Dancer (Olneyville Cadets)
Art Girech (Westfield Wheelmen)
Taylor Taranto (NY Mutuals)
Greg Rodenbaugh (Rising Sun, Maryland)
Doug Levesque (Rising Sun, Maryland)
Nick Hardy (CT Liberty)
Jake Newcomb (Dirigo)
Mike Duggan (Providence Grays)
Stephen Pascucci (CT Bulldogs)
Collin Miller (Mountain Athletic Club)
Ben Walsh (Boston Beaneaters)
Gregory Smith (New England)
Jay Edwards (Newtown Sandy Hooks)
Nicholas Frandsen (Bovina Dairymen)
Melissa Frydlo (Wethersfield Red Onion)