Tag: Baseball

Blues falls short of FCBL post-season

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER With postseason implications on the line, the Bristol Blues finished out the final week of the 2016 campaign with most of its games coming on the road. And with the American Legion Northeast Regional Baseball Tournament…

Blues keeping playoff hopes alive

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Bristol Blues manager, Pat Riley stretched his arms back and reclined in his chair in the locker room. The expression on his face displayed a calm demeanor. “We have a good team here,” the manager said.…

Bees bounce back in game two

In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees bounced back in game two outscoring the Blue Crabs 10-3 after getting blanked 6-0 in game one. The Game Changed When…: In game one the Bees couldn’t generate any offense and were blanked…

Big Leagues come up big time

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER For the second year in a row, Big League baseball manager Andy Levin was in a bind as he walked around town with one of his assistant coaches, going from business to business desperately seeking donations.…

Blues get back on track for tourney

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues rebounded from the franchise’s worst week of the year to go 4-2 last week. After defeating the Pittsfield Suns twice and splitting games with the Seacoast Mavericks, the Blues finished the week with…