INTERCITY LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

Americans, Merchants & Reds Win, Royals-Alibrandis Play to 3-3 Tie

John Jennings (pictured) hit a walkoff home run in bottom of the 7th inning to give the Melrose Americans a 2-1 win over the Lexington Blue Sox at Morelli.  The Americans tied the game in the sixth on Will Shackleford’s RBI single, scoring Dan Cacciola. Lexington took a 1-0 lead in the first on an RBI […]

Maddogs, Blue Sox & Reds Take Tuesday Wins

Kennedy Wilson’s bases loaded double in the first inning proved to be enough when the Maddogs beat the Andre Chiefs 3-1 in Malden. Blaine McLean (1-0) picked up the win and Ricky Alexy got the save. Josh Desai (0-1) and Tim Dunphy faced the minimum 17 batters over the last 5.2 innings despite taking the […]

Blue Sox Win 9-7, Other ICL Games Suspended or PPD on Monday

Richie Burgos had two hits, scored three runs, and added four RBI’s, that included his first home run of the year, to lead the Lexington Blue Sox to a 9-7 victory over the Andre Chiefs in a rain delayed game at Maplewood. The Blue Sox received 12 walks and a hit batsman with eight of […]

ICL Annual Raffle is Set for June 29th in Waltham

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS YEAR’S RAFFLE WILL BE HELD AT A NEW VENUE. WALTHAM SON’S OF ITALY, 99 CEDAR ST, WALTHAM MA 02453 We are reaching out to everyone to let you know the league is having a event on June 29th at the Son’s of Italy in Waltham at 6:00 PM. This is the […]

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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. […]

Dave Ahern, #41, has made it home

  IN MEMORY OF DAVE AHERN November 2, 1987-September 4, 2016 

Intercity League champion Lexington Blue Sox pray for stricken teammate

The following story appeared in the Boston Globe on August 28. By Marvin Pave GLOBE CORRESPONDENT  AUGUST 28, 2016 The Lexington Blue Sox captured their second straight Intercity League baseball title on Tuesday night with a 5-4 victory over Andre Chiefs at Morelli Field in Melrose. But their celebration was subdued, their thoughts quickly turning to […]

This one’s for Dave

Lexington wins 12th ICL Championship By Bruce Hack Lexington Blue Sox Media Relations Director   Melrose – Determined to win for their stricken Blue Sox brother and teammate, Dave Ahern, Lexington held on for a hard-fought 5-4 win and a sweep of the Andre Chiefs for its 12th Intercity League Championship in 22 seasons. For […]