Merchants-Alibrandis, Chiefs-Blue Sox Start Semifinals Tonight

Both of the Intercity League’s semifinal series will begin tonight.(Wednesday) The #3 Wakefield Merchants and #2 Alibrandis will begin their best of three series at Victory Field in Watertown starting at 7:30 PM. Game two will be played on Thursday at Morelli Field in Melrose at 7:30 PM. If a game three is required, it […]

Merchants & Chiefs Sweep into Final Four

The Wakefield Merchants and Andre Chiefs both won on Monday night and will now move on to the best of three semi-finals which began on Wednesday night. The Merchants rode the strong pitching of James McNamara to beat the #6 Malden Maddogs 4-1 at Morelli Field. The Merchants got a homer and double from Bobby […]

Chiefs & Merchants Take Series Openers

The Andre Chiefs and the Wakefield Merchants took 1-0 leads in the their respective best of three first round series on Sunday afternoon. The Chiefs got a complete game outing from righty Zach Kirby to beat the Reading Bulldogs at Morton Field 6-3. Ben Waldrip led the Chiefs’ offense with a homer and two RBI’s […]

Maddogs Get 6th Seed with 7-0 Win Over Royals in Friday’s Play-in Game

The Malden Maddogs broke a 0-0 tie, scoring seven runs in the sixth inning, and went on to beat the Somerville Royals 7-0 in Friday night’s play-in game at Morelli Field in Melrose. With the win, the Maddogs grab the sixth seed in the ICL Playoffs. They will now move on to meet the #3 […]

Malden & Somerville Tie for 6th, Play-in Game Friday at Morelli Field, 8:00 PM

The Malden Maddogs and Somerville Royals have both finished the regular season at 10-16-2. As a result, a one game play-in game will be contested on Friday night at Morelli Field to determine who will be the sixth seed in the upcoming ICL playoffs. The Maddogs and Royals split their season series 2-2, Both teams […]

Americans, Chiefs & Merchants Grab Wednesday Wins

Elias Varnios had two hits and three RBI’s, and Jason Giagrande and Ryan Buccini added a couple of hits and an RBI each, to lead the Americans to a 6-5 win over Alibrandis at Morelli Field in Melrose. Ronnie Luke (3-2) got the relief win and Shawn Smeglin recorded his first save. Dave Lightbody had […]

Alibrandis, Royals & Maddogs Get Tuesday Wins

Alibrandis got three hits each from Mike Maguire and Ted Dziuba to beat the Lexington Blue Sox 7-5 in a curfew shortened game at Victory Field. Justin Butera (1-0) got the win in relief of Chris Costa and Nate Beck. The game was in the 7th inning when the lights curfew ended things. At Trum, […]

Lexington runs out of time, loses 7-5 to Alibrandis

By Bruce Hack Lexington Media Relations Director Watertown – The beauty of baseball is that there is no clock telling us when the game ends. It ends when 21 outs are recorded or nine innings have been played and one team is ahead of the other. If not then extra innings are played. Unfortunately sometimes […]

Alibrandis Beats Blue Sox 4-1, Bulldogs Sweep Chiefs

Matt Horan (3-3) struck out 11 batters and went the distance to pitch Alibrandis past the Blue Sox 4-1 in Lexington. Bobby Barrett tripled home two runs and Teddy Dziuba and David Lightbody each had RBI singles. At Maplewood, the Reading Bulldogs took both ends of a doubleheader from the Andre Chiefs 4-0 and 5-1. […]

Sunday’s ICL Highlights: Bulldogs Win, Merchants Split Three Team DH at Walsh

Zac Talis and Dan Baker both homered when the Reading Bulldogs beat the Soemrville Royals 9-7 in nine innings at Trum. Brendan McDonald added two hits, including a double, and two RBI’s for the Bulldogs. Max Mardany (2-0) struck out four and didn’t allow a hit over the final two innings to grab the win. […]