Tag Archive for Baseball

Bud Fowler Monument Dedicated at Fraser

8/9/15 State Representative Brendan Crighton hosted an unveiling Wednesday of a new monument to Bud Fowler, the “First African American Professional Baseball Player in United States History,” before Moses Walker played in the majors and 100 years before Jackie Robinson. The monument was made by local artist Reno Pisano. You can learn a lot just…

City Council 6-23-15

City Council video from June 23, 2015 Council and Committee agendas from 6-23-15 (in PDF) First, the St. Mary’s Baseball Team was honored for winning the Division 3 Championship. Lynn Tech Junior Justin Lewis was also honored for winning 1st Place for the High Jump at a recent All-New England track and field meet in Maine.…

New Baseball Exhibit at Lynn Museum

6/3/2015 “Day/Night” opened at the Lynn Museum this evening with a talk by State Representative Brendan Crighton on Bud Fowler, the first African American to play professional baseball way back in 1878 for the Lynn Live Oaks. Extensive local research has lead to new information, some of which was discovered right under out noses in…

Are you ready for some baseball?

Mike Barry’s drone, Norbert, flies high above Fraser Field. The first home game isn’t until June 6th. The snow should be gone by then. More information on the North Shore Navigator’s site. More photos and videos by Mike Barry on LynnHappens and on his website. More of Mike Barry’s drone photo and video contributions on…

Lynn’s Gauthier Signs with Tampa Bay

Lynn native and North Shore Navigator Tyler Gauthier has signed a free agent contract with the Tampa Bay Rays organization. Gauthier becomes the second Navigator this season to be picked up by a professional organization (Ryley MacEachern, Phillies). By signing his contract with the Rays, Gauthier will forfeit his remaining college eligibility and his roster spot…

Meet the new Navigators

With the Summer Collegiate Baseball season almost upon us, the North Shore Navigators’ new owners send these updates:   MUNO BLASTS FIRST COLLEGE HOMER FOR S.D. STATE, GRANT LEADS NEWMAC IN SAVES North Shore Navigators College Update Several North Shore Navigators players, including those with area ties, had notable performances for their college teams this…