SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

To all our ICL community, during this time of uncertainty with the coronavirus, the Intercity League has come to a decision to postpone the Hall of Fame dinner on May 29.
We do have a reschedule date for Nov 21st, more details to follow.

To everyone please stay safe & if you can stay home. Baseball will be here quicker

Thank you

INTERCITY LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

ICL Hall of Famer Tommy Mandile Passes Away at 76

Tommy Mandile, one of the greatest pitchers ever to come out of this area, passed away this week. Tommy played for the Hosmer Chiefs and Medford Mustangs during his ICL career. He played in Chicago Cubs system for many years. At the end of his playing career Tommy became an umpire in the ICL. He […]

2020 ICL Hall of Fame Inductees Announced, Dinner Moved to November 21

The Intercity League has announced its Hall of Fame Class for 2020. The event will now be held on Saturday evening, November 21st at Anthony’s in Malden. Details will be announced shortly. For Information contact Event Chairman Orazio Azzarello at (617) 839-6843. Here are the 2020 Hall of Fame inductees: Chuck Andre – Chiefs Dave […]

Peter Frates 1984-2019

Peter Frates of the Lexington Blue Sox passed away today. The following is a statement from the Frates Family. Today Heaven received our angel: Peter Frates. A husband to Julie, a father to Lucy, a son to John and Nancy, a brother to Andrew and Jennifer, Pete passed away surrounded by his loving family, peacefully […]

RE/MAX ANDREW REALTY ICL GOLF TOURNAMENT IN MEMORY OF BERTHA BRICKLEY SET FOR FRIDAY

North Reading, MA– Over 100 golfers will be teeing off on Friday in the RE/MAX Andrew Realty Services’ Intercity League Golf Tournament at Hillview Country Club. This year’s tournament will be played in memory of Bertha Brickley who passed away in 2018. Ms. Brickley was an avid supporter of the ICL. Her sons John, George, […]

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Lexington wins its 15th Intercity League Title

By Bruce Hack Lexington Media Relations Director   Melrose – John Puttress’ clutch two-out, two-run single in the top of the fourth gave Lexington a 3-2 lead. A lead the Blue Sox would hold on to and come home with their 15th Intercity League Championship.   The title was the 11th in the past 13 […]

Intercity League drops Eastern Mass opener

By Bruce Hack, ICL correspondent Lexington – The Intercity League All-Stars found themselves on the wrong side of history as the Boston Park League won 2-1 in the opening game of the 2019 Eastern Mass Amateur Baseball Classic. On a beautiful day for baseball, one that would have made Ernie Banks happy, the Park League […]

Lexington wins 2018 Championship

Melrose – The Lexington Blue Sox won their fourth consecutive, 10th in the last 12 years, and 14th overall Intercity League Championship with an 8-0 win over Watertown Sunday night at Morelli Field. Lexington broke the game open in the second inning scoring five runs on six hits. Ross Curley singled to drive in Richie […]

ICL Legend Les DeMarco Passes Away

ICL President Emeritus and longtime Wakefield Merchants owner & manager Les DeMarco passed away on Friday, February 2, 2018. He would have turned 89 on Monday. Les holds the distinction of being the first person elected to the charter class of Intercity League’s Hall of Fame in 2010. A great man who will be missed. […]

Lexington wins in walk-off for 2017 Title

Melrose – Dorian Rojas singled to left to drive in Jeff Vigurs with the championship-winning run in the bottom of the tenth giving Lexington its third consecutive title and 13th overall. Vigurs lead off the tenth with a bunt single against J. P. Songin, who had taken the hill for Reading to start the inning. […]