Month: August 2011

Litchfield captures Tri-State League crown

Copyright Peter Wallace/Rick Wilson  Reg-Citizen/Rep-American 8/27/11 The Litchfield Cowboys ended a long, long Tri-State Baseball League championship dry spell with a 7-2 win over cross-town rival Tri-Town Friday evening at Fuessenich Park in front of over 300 spectators, prolonging a shorter but

Naugatuck Dogs: AABC State Champions

Naugatuck wins Stan Musial State Tournament Title Copyright   Joe Palladino  REP-AMERICAN 08/02/2011 (video link of championship) When someone presents you with an opportunity, the least you could do is take advantage of the chance. The Naugatuck Dogs won the Stan

Fourth of July Bonanza: Jim Bouton, William Hung, HR Derby, Skydiver

Copyright Republican-American (Joe Palladino) July 4,2011 Now that was a July 4th holiday. Home runs ruled at Fuessenich Park. A guy jumped out of a plane, baseballs bounced off houses beyond the right-field fence, and an old-time Yankee reminded us

Litchfield evens series with Tri-Town

copyright Peter Wallace/Ron Putetti   Register-Citizen/Rep-American   08/24/2011 Bring on Game #3. The Litchfield Cowboys evened the Tri-State Baseball League’s best-of-three championship series with the Tri-Town Trojans at a game apiece Tuesday evening with a 12-7 win in a turnaround of Monday

Tri-Town takes series opener

Copyright Peter Wallace/Rick Wilson  Register-Citizen/Rep-American  8/23/2011 The Litchfield Cowboys didn’t play their best game, and they didn’t have Miles Scribner. Enough said. The Tri-Town Trojans stunned the No. 1 seed Litchfield Cowboys with an 8-3 win in Game One of