The John Patrick Martin All-Star Series of Northeast Historical Base Ball returns to Muzzy Field in Bristol, CT on Sunday September 20th.
John Martin was an influential videographer at the New England Sports Network (NESN). Please watch this touching tribute to John, provided by NESN:
Players and fans are encouraged to donate at their comfort to ccals.org at the request of the Martin family.
The series will feature a Tripleheader of base ball in the style of 1864 beginning at 10am.
Teams “Daniel” & “Lucius” signify Daniel Lucius “Doc” Adams of Mont Vernon NH. Adams is nominated to Major League Baseball’s Hall of Fame (pre-integration era) to be voted upon in 2021. This second ballot appearance for Adams comes on the heels of the original “Laws of Baseball” (1857) document being recovered. Adams articulated key points fundamental to the game of baseball. A guest of honor will be a great-grand daughter (Marjorie Adams of CT). To learn more please visit docadamsbaseball.org
At 9:40am (Front of Building Outside Main Entrance) the Ed Elmore Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Baseball Studies will be presented to Dr. Brian Travers of the Providence Grays.
Due to updated standards, attendees are asked to respect social distancing. Families may sit together but clusters are asked to be spaced. Please wear a face covering when away from chosen seat. Restrooms are open but concessions are closed. Packed lunches and snacks are recommended.