INTERCITY LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

Alibrandis wins game three 8-4, Finals go to game four on Friday.

By Bruce Hack Lexington Media Relations Director       Melrose – Ryan Leung’s two-run double in the top of the seventh broke a 4-4 tie and propelled Alibrandis to an 8-4 win over Lexington Wednesday night. The victory cut the series lead to 2-1 and sent the finals to a fourth game for the first time […]

2019 ICL PLAYOFFS, SCHEDULE & RESULTS

PLAY-IN GAME Malden Maddogs 7, Somerville Royals 0 (Malden Maddogs get 6th seed) FIRST ROUND (Best of Three) #5 ANDRE CHIEFS VS. #4 READING BULLDOGS G1-Andre Chiefs 6, Reading Bulldogs 3 G2-Andre Chiefs 6, Reading Bulldogs 1 (Andre Chiefs win series 2-0) #6 MALDEN MADDOGS VS. #3 WAKEFIELD MERCHANTS G1-Wakefield Merchants 3, Malden Maddogs 1 […]

Lexington goes up 2-0 with game two win

By Bruce Hack Lexington Media Relations Director       Melrose – Lexington moved to within a win of the Intercity League Championship with a 6-2 victory over Alibrandis Tuesday night to take a 2-0 lead in the best of five finals. For the second straight night both teams scored in the first inning, but this time […]

Lexington wins game one of the Finals, 5-2

By Bruce Hack Lexington Media Relations Director Melrose – Lexington grinded out a 5-2 win over Alibrandis Monday night at Morelli Field to take a 1-0 lead in the best of five finals. Game two of the finals is Tuesday night at Morelli Field in Melrose. Game time is scheduled for 7:45. The Blue Sox […]

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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. […]