2018-05-10 / News

TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME



Players from the town’s baseball and softball teams march up Narragansett Avenue Saturday morning as part of the annual parade for the first day of the season. Besides the Babe Ruth team for 13-year-olds, Cal Ripken Baseball has four leagues ranging from T-ball (ages 4-6) to competitive majors (ages 10-12). Players from the town’s baseball and softball teams march up Narragansett Avenue Saturday morning as part of the annual parade for the first day of the season. Besides the Babe Ruth team for 13-year-olds, Cal Ripken Baseball has four leagues ranging from T-ball (ages 4-6) to competitive majors (ages 10-12).


The Jamestown Community Band, below right, belts out some tunes at the Lawn School field as part of the festivities. The Jamestown Community Band, below right, belts out some tunes at the Lawn School field as part of the festivities.

Honorary Cal Ripken Baseball Commissioner Jeff Rezendes does the honors of tossing out the first pitch last Saturday. Honorary Cal Ripken Baseball Commissioner Jeff Rezendes does the honors of tossing out the first pitch last Saturday.

Children wave to the crowd as they get a ride on a fire truck from the station at Narragansett Avenue to the baseball field at Lawn School during the opening day parade. Children wave to the crowd as they get a ride on a fire truck from the station at Narragansett Avenue to the baseball field at Lawn School during the opening day parade.

American Legion Arnold-Zweir Post 22 member Dennis Webster raises the American flag as part of the opening day ceremony at Lawn School. 
Photos byAndrea von Hohenleiten American Legion Arnold-Zweir Post 22 member Dennis Webster raises the American flag as part of the opening day ceremony at Lawn School. Photos byAndrea von Hohenleiten

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