Category Archives: Baseball


Taking the mound by storm

Pat Dean has taken the hill by storm for the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings. Dean, a lefthander from Naugatuck and third round draft pick in 2010 out of Boston College,…


Hawks enter busy stretch of season

BEACON FALLS — After a 4-1 start to the season, Derby cooled off the hot Hawks earlier this week. The Raiders defeated Woodland, 6-4, in NVL baseball action on Tuesday…


Confidence key for Naugy

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck split a pair of games last week as the Greyhounds seek to build their confidence on the diamond. Naugatuck fell to Wolcott, 7-3, April 15. But the…


Hawks flying high

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland baseball team has come out swinging. The Hawks put 30 runs on the board in their first three games. It’s a far cry from last…


Naugy looks for rally to spark run

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck baseball season didn’t exactly begin the way the Greyhounds planned it. After a pair of tough losses to Watertown, 4-0, and Woodland, 4-1, to open the…


‘Hounds look to rebuild

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck head baseball coach Tom Deller couldn’t hide the wonder in his voice as he looked out on to the new baseball field at Naugatuck High School earlier…


Snowballs give way to baseballs

Where does the time go? This is the 19th year that the Naugatuck newspaper has graciously allowed me to pen my favorite column — the opening of the Major League…


Travel baseball holding tryouts, registration

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Travel Baseball has scheduled dates for registration and tryouts. Registration for the May’s 9-10, Reese 11-12 and Koufax 13-14 will be Nov. 18, Nov. 20 and Dec….


Bluefish acquire Hiscock

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport Bluefish acquired Naugatuck High School graduate Stephen Hiscock this month from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association. Hiscock, along with fellow pitcher James Parr,…


Title slips by Hackers

WEST HAVEN — Even as the underdog, the Connecticut Hackers went down fighting in the National Adult Baseball Association Connecticut Division title game. The Naugatuck-based Hackers season ended Sunday following…