Category: Sports

Bristol Blues slowed by rain delays

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Rain, rain, go away, come again another day. The Bristol Blues baseball team was singing to the tune of a nursery rhyme this past week after they were rained out for three-consecutive days. The Blues…

Bristol Blues win 4 out of 5

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Although they had a rainout and a day off in between, the Bristol Blues baseball team still managed to manufacture their most successful stint yet this season, dropping just one game out of five last…

New Britain Bees weekend roundup, July 10

BEES HEAD INTO ALL-STAR BREAK 3-3 IN SECOND HALF BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Rosa brings his league leading hit total to 83 in a 7-3 loss to Bridgeport, Bees head into the All-Star break at 3-3 #NewBritainVsEverybody…

Homer leads to walkoff win for Bees

ROSA HOMERS IN 5-4 WALKOFF VICTORY OVER SOMERSET BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Rosa blasts a 3 run home run, Maddox walks it off for the Bees in the bottom of the 9th to win the series, 5-4…

Ronnie Palmer takes the helm for Bristol Blues

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Some managers have a rough start during their first year with a new ball club. On the other hand, some put together a winning formula as soon as they arrive. Bristol Blues manager Ronnie Palmer…

Blues are standing on even ground

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues baseball team split the first half of the week with a win and a loss, falling to the first-place team of the East Division. However, they managed to remain even on the…

Holiday round-up for New Britain Bees

CROUSE HOMERS AS SOMERSET BESTS NEW BRITAIN 6-4 BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Fujiwara doubles, drives in 2 in professional debut, Crouse homers, but Patriots even series at 1 apiece 6-4 #ItsBetterWithTheBees The Game Changed When…: Somerset came…

Bees weekend round up for July 3

SKELTON PLAYS 1,000TH GAME, MADDOX GETS 700TH HIT IN DOUBLEHEADER GAME 1 BOX SCORE GAME 2 BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Maddox notches 700th career hit, Skelton plays 1,000th career game as Fish complete the sweep to conclude…

Bristol Blues Round-up: Blues scramble up the standings

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues baseball team has won 11 out of their last 16 games after going 4-3 over this past week. The Blues have also climbed out of the cellar of last place in the…