The Billerica NL B Division (11u) team poses against the first base fence while they watch the first game. After a 5-1 first round record, Billerica won the silver in Trophy Weekend 1.
The Men in Blue Show their Stuff
Men in Blue
MBUA and Bay State veteran umpires Bob Prestera (left) and Scott Mulcahey take a break between innings during Trophy Weekend 1 acivities in Marblehead.
Framingham's Power Duo is all Smiles
Framingham manager (and Bay State Director) Jason Smith huddles with leading home run hitters Evan Slight and Jaylen Bailey before a big game in August.
Sportsmanship from Melrose as Reading Wins Gold
Reading coach Pat Barbera hands out Round 2 TW gold trophies to his team in front of a throng of fans. Reading was leading 6-0 in 3rd inning when rain caused the cancellation. Despite
Bay State rules that the gold goes to the higher seed if a non-official game, the Melrose coaches and players (red uniforms) voted to concede their gold trophies to Reading in a sign of true
Warrior Paint in Mound Meeting
Face-painted catcher Charlie Titus, pitcher Will Shull (#2), and infielders James Maniaci (#10) and Alex Brock listen to Marblehead coach David McCormack in a recent Bay State game.
Green Light for Speedy Quinn McCarthy
Speed helps Melrose
Red haired Quinn McCarthy of Melrose aggressively slides into third base ahead of the catcher's throw to successfully steal third base vs Marblehead. The field was awash with Red uniforms as Melrose raised its overall record to 11-3 with clutch wins vs. Reading and Concord in Round 2.