INTERCITY LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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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 […]

Intercity League wins third Eastern Mass Amateur Baseball Classic

Intercity League wins Amateur Baseball Classic for third time First league to win consecutive titles By Bruce Hack Lexington Blue Sox Media Relations Director   Melrose – The Intercity League hosted the Fifth Eastern Mass Amateur Baseball Classic and again played the role of poor hosts as they won 6-3 over the Cranberry League in […]

6th Hall of Fame, Awards & Reunion Dinner

Almost three hundred people were in attendance on Saturday evening when the Intercity League celebrated its 6th Hall of Fame, Awards & Reunion Dinner at the Montvale Plaza in Stoneham. Twenty-two new members were inducted into the Hall of Fame. The ICL also presented plaques and commemorative Zorian Bats to the 2015 Award Winners. Local […]