2020 Interview with Coach Pickler

Scott Pickler, known affectionately as “Pick”, has led the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox as the
manager since 1998. During his tenure, the team has won six CCBL titles and has only missed the playoffs six times in his 22 years at the helm. I had the opportunity to ask the 2019 CCBL Hall of Fame inductee about his history with the team, the COVID-19 Pandemic, and his tips for success in the sport.

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2020 Season Cancelled due to COVID-19 Safety Concerns

The Cape Cod Baseball League Executive Committee has voted unanimously to cancel the 2020 Cape Cod Baseball League season. The decision was based on the health concerns and safety needs of all involved. Following CDC guidelines and medical recommendations, the league determined it would be impossible to guarantee the safety of players, coaches, umpires, host … Read more

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League Statement about COVID-19 on March 27

“The Cape Cod Baseball League is continuing to monitor the updates from local, state and federal officials on what we may expect in the coming days, weeks and months ahead. At this time, our hope is to start the 2020 season as scheduled on Saturday, June 13, 2020. The Cape Cod Baseball League Officers are … Read more

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League Statement about COVID-19 on March 13

“The Cape Cod Baseball League will be watching the coronavirus Covid-19 concerns closely in the coming days, and weeks. As we do not start until mid-June, at this early time, we have no plans to make any changes for our upcoming season. Our main interest right now is the health of our players, fans, and … Read more

Defense Lets Y-D Down in 5-1 Loss to Harwich

By Alexis Dill – Intern SOUTH YARMOUTH – Southpaw John Beller (Southern California) had a sensational start for the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox last night in game one of round two of the playoffs, but five different infielders committed an error to hand the Harwich Mariners a 5-1 win. The Red Sox will be challenged tonight … Read more

Red Sox Are Eliminated By Mariners in 5-1 Loss

By Dylan Porcaro – Intern HARWICH – The Red Sox lost to the Mariners in game two of the Eastern Division Championship series by a score of 5-1. Y-D is now eliminated from the postseason, but the team certainly shouldn’t hang their heads as their 22-19-3 season had a bunch of success. On paper, going … Read more

Red Sox Win In A Thriller; Advance To Second Round

In what was perhaps the most exciting game of the year, the Red Sox came away with an 11-7 victory over the Orleans Firebirds. Y-D has now advanced to the second round of the Eastern Division Playoffs where they will take on the Harwich Mariners.

Gutsy Performance by Pitching Staff Gives Y-D 1-0 Advantage

The No. 3 Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox’s nail-biter of a victory over the No. 2 Orleans Firebirds last night featured gutsy performances by all three Y-D pitchers – Eric Tolman, Carlos Lomeli, and Oscar Carvajal – a 2-4 performance at the plate by Tate Samuelson, a two-run home run off the bat of Andrew Eyster, and a revitalized Red Sox team that looks ready to sweep the Firebirds tonight to advance to the second round of the playoffs.

Bats Silenced in Loss to Last-Place Hyannis

The East Division playoff bracket became a little more interesting Tuesday night as the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox lost 1-0 to the West Division’s last-place team, the Hyannis Harbor Hawks. A Y-D loss, two Orleans Firebirds wins, and two Chatham Anglers losses shuffled the standings around ? Orleans and Chatham are now tied for first place with 48 points, while Y-D trails by one point.