Minor League Baseball in New England

While the weather certainly hasn’t been conducive to baseball, we are well into the second month of the season. This past Sunday, the Boston Globe travel section did a feature on minor league baseball in New England.  I was surprised to find that there are ten minor league baseball teams in New England.  Here they are:

For bonus points, what was the initial name chosen for the New Hampshire Fisher Cats?  It never appeared on a uniform on the field, but it did make it onto some paraphernalia.

5 Responses to Minor League Baseball in New England

  1. Mark says:

    That’s easy- NH Primaries. Also thier proposed uniforms would have said ‘Maries across the chest. Colors would have been maroon and white if memory serves correctly.

  2. DickH says:

    The “Primaries” is correct.

    Since we’re talking baseball, did you know that two former pro baseball players are buried in Lowell Cemetery? If you’d been on one of our tours you would know all about that.