Minor league outfielder Billy Burns (Harwich, 2011) was preparing to leave his hotel room for the ballpark in Frisco, Texas, on Monday when manager Aaron Nieckula called, telling him to pack his things and that he would be told why when he got to the field.
After two years of Laura Hardon’s son Tomas running the concession stand at Bourne Braves games, she thought of a great way to give back to the community.
With apologies to Jimmy Dugan, the fictional manager played by Tom Hanks in the 1992 movie “A League of Their Own,” there IS crying in baseball.
In the days leading up to the All-Star game, parents and fans will have the opportunity to bid on 40 new auction items in addition to one of two Batboy/Batgirl auction item bids:
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|Hyannis Harbor Hawks||17||21||0||34||2W||5-5|