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2019 ICL Season Opens Today

The 2019 Intercity League season will kick off on Sunday with three games on the schedule. The Melrose Americans and Somerville Royals with get things underway at Morelli Field at 4:00 PM, the defending champion Lexington Blue Sox will travel to meet Alibrandis at 5:00 PM at Trum Field, and the Reading Bulldogs will host […]

ICL Hall of Famer Arthur Hartung Passes at 85

Intercity League Hall of Famer and well known hitting instructor Arthur Hartung passed away at the age of 85 on Wednesday morning surrounded by his family. Arthur was inducted into the ICL Hall of Fame in 2011. Services for Arthur are as follows. His full obituary appears at the end of this post. Visiting hours […]

2018 Intercity League Awards Announced

The Intercity League has announced their award winners for the 2018 season. Here are your winners: Eddie Larson Most Valuable Player Award- Bobby Losanno, Wakefield Merchants Outstanding Hitter- Bobby Losanno, Wakefield Merchants Outstanding Pitcher- Matt Horan, Watertown Reds Batting Champion- Bobby Losanno, Wakefield Merchants Rookie of the Year- Jake Miller, Watertown Reds Rookie Pitcher of […]

Longtime ICL Follower Bertha Brickley Passes Away at 89

Bertha V. (Saari) Brickley passed away surrounded by her family at her home in Melrose on September 3, 2018. She was 89 years of age. Bertha was the beloved wife of the late John E.”Buddy” Brickley. Loving mother of John S. Brickley of Haverhill, George M. Brickley & his wife Cindy of Melrose, Matthew D. Brickley & his wife Allyson of Sandy, UT, Andrew T. Brickley & his wife […]

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 PLAYOFF SCHEDULE & RESULTS, Blue Sox Sweep Championship Series

PLAY-IN GAME Andre Chiefs 12, Melrose Americans 3 FIRST ROUND (Best of Three) #6 ANDRE CHIEFS VS. #3 WATERTOWN REDS G1-Watertown Reds 6, Andre Chiefs 3 G2-Watertown Reds 10, Andre Chiefs 3 (Watertown Reds Win Series  2-0) #5 READING BULLDOGS VS. #4 ALIBRANDIS G1-Reading Bulldogs 6, Alibrandis 0 G2-Alibrandis 5, Reading Bulldogs 2 G3-Alibrandis 7, […]

Lexington wins game 2, 6-1

Melrose – Lexington’s offense used timely hitting, productive at bats, and walks to put together a 6-1 win over Watertown in game two of the Intercity League finals Friday night. For the second straight game the Blue Sox scored in the first inning. This time they did it with out getting a hit. Reds starter […]