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Middlesex captures first ICL Title

Melrose – The Middlesex Expos scored four runs in the first inning and then blanked Lexington for the first six innings to win the team’s first Intercity League Championship. Leon Paulino closed out the first inning scoring with a 2-run home run to right. The ball actually didn’t clear the fence on the fly but […]

2022 ICL PLAYOFFS

2022 INTERCITY LEAGUE PLAYOFF SCHEDULE & RESULTS PLAY-IN GAME Tuesday, August 2 #4 Melrose Americans 10, #5 Reading Bulldogs 1 SEMI-FINALS (Best of three) Wednesday, August 3 Melrose Americans 7 at Lexington Blue Sox 5 (Americans lead series 1-0) Andre Chiefs 6 at Middlesex Expos 5 (Chiefs lead series 1-0) Thursday, August 4 Lexington Blue […]

Middlesex, Kirby Shut Down Lexington

Melrose – Zach Kirby pitched a complete game three hit shutout and Middlesex won 1-0, putting the Expos are now a win away from the 2022 Intercity League Championship. Kirby did not allow a hit after the third inning and retired 11 straight Blue Sox from the third through seventh inning before a one out […]

Blue Sox Fight Back to Even the Series

Melrose – An afternoon rainstorm prompted a change in venue, but even that could not derail the Lexington Blue Sox as they defeated Middlesex 3-1 in a game played at Pine Banks Park and knot the finals series at 1-1. The heavy rainfall made Morelli Field unplayable, so the teams arranged to play game two […]

Middlesex Blanks Lexington to Win Game One of Finals

Melrose – The Middlesex Expos took a 1-0 lead in the Intercity League Finals with a 7-0 win over defending champion Lexington. In a rematch of last year’s finals in which the Expos were swept by the Blue Sox, the same will not this season. The Expos scored all they would need in the first […]

Lexington Wins, Advances to Finals

Lexington – The headline is very familiar to Blue Sox fans. The Blue Sox defeated Melrose 6-2 to take the semifinal series 2-1 and advanced to the Intercity League finals for the 15th consecutive season. For the second straight game it was the second and fourth innings that the Blue Sox offense put up crooked […]

Expos Advance to Championship Series with 3-0 Win

(MELROSE, MA) – The Middlesex Expos beat the Andre Chiefs 3-0 in the deciding game three of the Intercity League semifinals on Friday night at Morelli Field. The Expos will now move on to play the Lexington Blue Sox, who beat the Melrose Americans 6-2 for the ICL crown starting on Monday at 7:45 PM […]

Lexington Powers its Way to Win, Knots the Series

Melrose – Lexington used a six-run second inning to power its way to a 10-6 win over Melrose Thursday night at Morelli Field. The victory evened the best of three semifinal series at 1-1. Game three is Friday night in Lexington with first pitch at 8:00 pm. The first five Blue Sox batters in the […]