Category Archives: Baseball

NVL baseball, softball tourneys set to play

The Naugatuck Valley League baseball and softball tournaments are ready to go. Opening-round games are at the higher seeds on Monday. All games are weather permitting In baseball, No. 3…

NVL baseball tourney shaping up to be wide open

The Naugatuck Valley League baseball tournament might be as wide-open as any in recent memory. Holy Cross, Wolcott, St. Paul and Woodland are jockeying for the top four spots in…

Rockies buy Dean’s contract

WALDORF, Md. — After a brief stint with the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, Naugatuck native Pat Dean’s contract was purchased by the Colorado…

No panic for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — After a six-game win streak came to a screeching halt against Holy Cross on April 29, there was no panic for the Woodland baseball team. The 10-5…

Naugy runs on pitching

NAUGATUCK — One way to end up in the win column is to not let the opponent score. A feat that’s easier said than done, but that has been the…

Dean signs with Blue Crabs

After being released by the Minnesota Twins on the final day of spring training camp, Naugatuck native Pat Dean is pitching for the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic…

Greyhounds making themselves heard

NAUGATUCK — The Greyhounds are starting to make some noise on the diamond. Naugatuck knocked off Torrington, 5-1, at Fuessenich Park April 18 to improve to 5-2 overall and 5-1…

Hawks shrug off slow start

BEACON FALLS — A 1-3 start to a season with high expectations could have led to bad attitudes and infighting among some teams. But that wasn’t the case for the…

Ups and downs of the season come early for Hawks

BEACON FALLS — Even in the first two games of the year, the Woodland baseball team has already experienced the ups and downs of the hardball season. The Hawks, who…

Offense is key for Greyhounds on the diamond

  NAUGATUCK — Before the season started, Naugatuck head baseball coach Tom Deller expressed more concern about the Greyhounds’ performance at the plate than he did about their effort on…