The Yawkey League roster for the 2018 EMass team has been announced by manager Nate Laliberte of the Revere Rockies. The roster features players from all ten teams and contains a mix of YBL veterans as well as several rookies.
The Yawkey League takes on the Intercity League as it looks to repeat as champions. The game takes place at 2pm on Saturday July 11 at Father Monan Field on the BC High/UMass Boston campus.
2018 Yawey League EMass Classic Roster
The Yawkey League is honored to be hosting the 2018 Eastern Massachusetts Amateur Baseball Classic on Saturday July 14. The All-Star tournament now in its 7th year features teams from Intercity League, Park League, Cranberry League and Yawkey League. All games will be played at Father Monan Field on the Campus of Boston College High School and UMass Boston.
Game 1 11:00 AM
Boston Park League vs Cranberry League
Game 2 2:00 PM
Intercity League vs Yawkey League
Championship Game 5:00 PM
Game 1 Winner vs Game 2 Winner
The Boston Herald continues its coverage of Boston area amateur baseball. A recent article spotlights Brighton Brave pitcher Spencer Anderson.
Click the following link to read the article on Spencer Anderson.
Boston Herald: Amateur Baseball
The Yawkey League is pleased to announce that the City of Boston Credit Union has agreed to be a league sponsor for the 2018 season. The City of Boston Credit Union has also agreed to sponsor the McKay Club for the 2018 season.
As we enter July, here are the latest players to be spotlighted. Justin Johnson of the McKay Club and Trevor Derochea of the Al Thomas A’s.
To read more on both Justin and Trever follow this link
Dave McKay was recently interviewed by the Revere Journal where he spoke to strength of the YBL and the parody of its teams:
While there are few outliers, McKay said the league’s parity has been good. “Any team can beat any (other) team on a given night,” he said.
An assembly of collegiate players, former high school stars, post-collegiate players and local amateurs, McKay said the Yawkey League stands as one of the top amateur leagues in Eastern Massachusetts. The Yawkey League All Stars were the winners of last season’s Eastern Massachusetts Amateur Baseball Classic.
“Our talent is on par or better than many of the other leagues in the area,” he said.
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