Tag Archives: Baseball

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…

Woodland returns wealth of experience

BEACON FALLS — After a 15-5 regular season last year that ranked among the most successful in Woodland baseball history, the Hawks fell flat in the postseason with early exits…

Greyhounds will look to get on a roll early

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck baseball team saw its six-year streak of successful appearances in the Naugatuck Valley League and state tournaments come to an end last season. After finishing the…

Naugatuck’s Dean chasing Major League dream again

After spending the last two seasons pitching in Korea with the Kia Tigers of the Korea Baseball Organization, Naugatuck native Pat Dean is back in the U.S. Dean, a left-handed…

Morse: America’s pastime is back

We are a people that look to signs of good things on the horizon. The first box scores coming out of MLB spring training are a sure sign of warm…

Dean, Tigers looking for late-season surge

Winning comes with no guarantees in the game of baseball. Last season, halfway around the world in South Korea, the Doosan Bears were looking to win their third straight Korean…

Tournament run ends for Post 17

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Senior Legion baseball team’s magical run through the first round of the state tournament was a short-lived celebration. Days after defeating Guilford in both games of a…