Category Archives: Baseball

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Dean earns roster spot

Naugatuck native Pat Dean got an early Christmas present when the Minnesota Twins added the left-hander to their 40 man roster. Dean, a 2010 third-round draft choice of the Twins…

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A season to remember

NAUGATUCK — Pat Dean is enjoying the fruits of his labor. The former Naugatuck High School pitcher and Minnesota Twins third round draft choice out of Boston College came back…

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Not an average Joe

NAUGATUCK — The Peter J. Foley Little League field is billed as the Oldest Little League Stadium in New England. What has allowed this diamond in the rough to thrive…

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Postseason ends for Dogs

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Dogs started off the postseason with a bang. Their 12-1 victory Aug. 9 put them in a good spot with a 1-0 series lead against the…

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Brown captures Babe Ruth title

NAUGATUCK — Brown Roofing defeated Sibby’s Automotive last week in a best-of-three series to claim the Naugatuck Babe Ruth championship. Brown Roofing beat Sibbys last Thursday, 6-1, to win the…

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Dogs battling Brass City

NAUGATUCK — The Naugy Dogs are facing a deciding game to keep their season going. The Dogs split the first two games in a best-of-three series with Brass City. Game…

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Dogs win title

TORRINGTON — The Naugatuck Dogs have had some kind of year in the Tri-State Baseball League. On Sunday, the Dogs brought home one of what they hope will be several…

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Dean back on course

Naugatuck native Pat Dean is back in the driver’s seat and in the thick of a pennant race for the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings of the International League. The 2010…

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Housatonic Valley bows out of tourney

The Connecticut Senior Babe Ruth state champs got off to a shaky start in the New England regional tournament Saturday. Housatonic Valley had to take on Cape Cod, Mass., who…

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Foley wins Division 2 championship

The Peter J. Foley 9-10 baseball all-stars proved that it isn’t over until it’s over. Foley advanced to the state tournament “final four” with an improbable comeback to win the…