It’s time for the summer edition of The Wood Pile, the official newsletter of the Smoky Joe Wood (CT) Chapter of SABR. I hope you enjoy looking at it! Here a roll-up of the features and a link to the PDF:
In This Issue:
A Year Makes A Difference For Yard Goats
Ellington’s Claire Smith, Spink Award Winner
When Danbury Was a Minor League Town
Entries in a Pacific Post War Baseball Diary
Upcoming Book Releases
Book Review: Leo Durocher by Paul Dickson
Bagwell Book by CT SABR Underway
New CT Members
MLB Players with CT Connections
CT SABR Annual Report
Writing Opportunities Abound
Link: Smoky Joe Wood CT SABR Chapter Summer 2017 Newsletter v2
CT SABR will take in a Hartford Yard Goats game on Friday, Aug. 18, a 7:05 pm start featuring the Goats versus the Reading Fightin’ Phils.
This will be a special night. It is Roberto Clemente Celebration Day at Dunkin Donuts Park, which will include post-game fireworks and a Latino Beisbol poster giveaway.
Our tickets includes one excellent ballpark seat, access to the air conditioned Terrace Club, and a $2 credit toward a food purchase. Each ticket is $15.
We’ve reserved only twenty-five tickets for this game. Please let Steve Krevisky know how many tickets you need a.s.a.p.!
Please email Steve at SKrevisky@mxcc.commnet.edu to reserve your tickets and snail mail a check to:
4 Blue Meadow Road
Middletown, CT, 06457
Please make out your check to Steve Krevisky.