NECBL Newport Gulls

    20th Gull Makes MLB Debut

    Date:09/16/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

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    Gulls Season Review

    Date:08/15/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

      Newport Gulls Season Review   By Nick Bello – Media Operations Assistant   NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport saw its 2019 season come to an end just one game shy of playing in the NECBL championship after falling to the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks in game three of the Southern Division Championship Series. The Gulls ended the season winning seven of its last nine regula...


    Gulls Season Ends in 3-2 Rubber Match

    Date:08/06/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Season Ends in 3-2 Rubber Match By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist MARTHA’S VINEYARD, Mass. - The Gulls saw their season come to an end Tuesday night as they fell to the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks in game three of the Southern Division Championship. With the 3-2 victory, the Sharks will represent the South in the NECBL Championship. It was a scoreless game heading into the ...


    Gulls Win to Even Series at One

    Date:08/05/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Win to Even Series at One By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport defeated the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks on Monday night 3-2 to knot up the best of three series at one. For the Gulls, Justin Cherry picks up the win as Daniel Hegarty picks up the loss for the Sharks. The Gulls struck first in the bottom of the first off of an RBI single from Hayde...


    Sharks Take Game One of Series

    Date:08/04/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Sharks Take Game One of Series By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist MARTHA’S VINEYARD, Mass. - Newport dropped the first game of the Southern Division Championship Series to the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks by a score of 2-1. Brian Ketchie picked up the win for the Vineyard as Garrett Schmeltz was tagged with the loss for Newport. Scott Holzwasser opened the scoring for both sides as...


    Gulls Cruise Past Schooners

    Date:08/03/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Cruise Past Schooners in Wild Card Game By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport defeated the Mystic Schooners in the Southern Division Wild Card game Saturday night to advance in the NECBL Playoffs. For the Gulls, Sam Jacobsak picks up the win as Trey McLoughlin picks up the loss for the Schooners. Mystic jumped out to an early lead in the first ...


    Gulls Offense Erupts in 16-5 Win

    Date:08/01/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Offense Erupts in 16-5 Win By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist LACONIA, NH - Newport (27-17) picked up a win on the final game of the regular season over the Winnipesaukee Muskrats (13-29). The offense was hot again for the Gulls as Scott Holzwasser took the first pitch of the game deep for his fifth home run of the year. That set the tone for Newport as they would launch five home ru...


    PLAYOFF BOUND

    Date:08/01/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    PLAYOFF BOUND Gulls Host Schooners Saturday, August 3 at 6:35 PM NEWPORT, R.I. – The New England Collegiate Baseball League’s most successful franchise finds themselves in the playoffs once again. Having missed the postseason each of the past two seasons, the Newport Gulls have solidified the #2 Seed in the Southern Division. Currently sitting just one game behind the #1 Seed Martha&...


    Gulls Down Sharks 9-6 at Cardines

    Date:07/31/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Down Sharks 9-6 at Cardines By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (26-17) defeated the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks (27-16) with a final score of 9-6 in their final regular season home game at Cardines Field. For the Gulls, Mike Townsend picks up the win as Chris Stefl picks up the loss for the Sharks.  The Sharks bats got going rig...


    Gulls Surge Past Nighthawks 8-5

    Date:07/30/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Surge Past Nighthawks 8-5 By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, VT - Newport (25-17) picked up a big win against the Upper Valley Nighthawks (23-18) by a score of 8-5 in the second meeting of the year between the two teams. Justin Cherry earned the win for Newport while Jordan DiValerio was tagged with the loss for the Nighthawks. The Gulls bats led the charge the ...


    Newport Splits Monday Doubleheader

    Date:07/29/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Newport Splits Monday Doubleheader By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (24-17) opened up their final week of the regular season with a doubleheader in the City by the Sea. In the first game, the Gulls walked-off yet again at Cardines Field, defeating the Ocean State Waves (17-22) on Monday’s resumption of last Monday’s finale of the Pell Brid...


    Mainers Down Gulls 5-1

    Date:07/27/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Mainers Down Gulls 5-1 By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist SANFORD, ME - The Gulls (23-16) four-game win streak came to an end on Saturday as they fell to the Sanford Mainers (15-25) by a score of 5-1. The Mainers were in control all day, scoring four quick runs in the first three innings. The first three batters scored in the third after the Mainers worked a walk and strung together three ...


    Newport Sweeps Friday Doubleheader

    Date:07/26/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Newport Sweeps Friday Doubleheader By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEW BEDFORD, Mass. – Newport (23-15) hit the road for the first game of their doubleheader to take on the New Bedford Bay Sox (12-27) as the Gulls came away with a 3-1 victory in what would be a quiet first game. Newport was led by Sam Jacobsak on the mound who made his first start on the season. The right-...


    Haskin Voted in as Final All-Star

    Date:07/26/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Haskin Voted in as Final All-Star By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist NEWPORT, R.I. – On Friday, July 26th the fan vote for the final spot on the All-Star Rosters was announced and Newport’s Hudson Haskin finished in first place for the Southern Division. The Tulane outfielder is the seventh Gull to make the All-Star Game, giving Newport the most All-Stars in the Southern Divisio...


    Brown Dominant in 8-2 Win

    Date:07/25/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Brown Dominant in 8-2 Win By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist MARTHA’S VINEYARD, Mass. - In a battle between the top two teams in the Southern Division, Newport (21-15) came out on top of the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks (23-14) by a score of 8-2. The victory for the Gulls was a complete team effort as Newport didn’t commit an error on the day and were led by an excellent pitc...


    Hough Voted to Broadcast All-Star Game

    Date:07/25/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Hough Voted to Broadcast All-Star Game By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT R.I. – On Tuesday, July 23rd, the NECBL announced that Newport Gulls Broadcaster Stephen Hough would be one of the two broadcasters to call the 2019 NECBL All-Star Game hosted by the Vermont Mountaineers. Hough will be joined in the booth by Sanford’s Ryan Zimmerman. The broadcasters were c...


    Haskin Hits Walk-Off for Newport

    Date:07/24/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Haskin Hits Walk-Off for Newport By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (20-15) walked-off against the Valley Blue Sox (18-16-1) for the third time this season at Cardines Field. Mike Townsend picked up the win for Newport while Hunter Waldis was saddled with the loss for the Blue Sox.  The Gulls bats got hot early on as they tacked on five runs in th...


    Six Gulls Selected to All-Star Team

    Date:07/22/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Six Gulls Selected to All-Star Team By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist NEWPORT, R.I. – On Saturday, July 20th, the NECBL announced the rosters for the 2019 All-Star Game that will be held by the Vermont Mountaineers on Sunday, July 28th at Montpelier Recreational Field in Montpelier, Vermont.   Scott Holzwasser and Justyn-Henry Malloy were nominated as starters for the Southern...


    North Adams Tops Newport 14-9

    Date:07/20/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    North Adams Tops Newport 14-9 By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist NORTH ADAMS, Mass. - It was another high-scoring affair between Newport (19-15) and North Adams (20-12) and the SteepleCats found themselves on top again, beating the Gulls 14-9. The SteepleCats jumped out in front in the first after Joey Porricelli launched a three-run home run. The home run was Porricelli's third on the...


    Gulls Walk-Off Mountaineers 4-3

    Date:07/19/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Walk-Off Mountaineers 4-3 By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (19-14) walked-off against the Vermont Mountaineers (20-16) on Yalanis Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors American Heroes Night at Cardines Field. Sam Jacobsak picked up the win for Newport while Ryan Steckline was saddled with the loss for the Mountaineers.  The Mount...


    Newport Falls to Ocean State 5-1

    Date:07/17/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Newport Falls to Ocean State 5-1 By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (18-14) fell 5-1 to the Ocean State Waves (12-19) on FANatic About Reading Night at Cardines Field. For the Waves, Peyton Deats picks up the win as Garrett Schmeltz is saddled with the loss for the Gulls.  Schmeltz struggled early on, walking the first three batters of the game an...


    American Heroes Night

    Date:07/17/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls to Host American Heroes Night Annual night presented by Yalanis Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors. By Tom Lima – Director of Media NEWPORT, R.I. – Friday, July 19th  is one of many special nights at Cardines Field, as the Newport Gulls take on the Vermont Mountaineers of the NECBL Northern Division on Yalanis Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors ...


    Cherry Dominant in 6-3 Win

    Date:07/15/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Cherry Dominant in 6-3 Win By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (18-13) defeated the New Bedford Bay Sox (7-22) on Raytheon Military Appreciation Night at Cardines Field. For the Gulls, Justin Cherry picked up the win while Julian Washburn is saddled with the loss for the Bay Sox.  Newport jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the bottom of the second ...


    FANatic About Reading Night

    Date:07/15/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

      FANatic About Reading Night Returns to Cardines The Gulls and People’s Credit Union give back to community through annual program. By Shannon Carlson – Asst. Director Media Operations NEWPORT, R.I. – Every year, as elementary schools in Portsmouth, Middletown, and Newport wind down their classes and summer rolls in, the Newport Gulls players go beyond the baseball fie...


    Gulls Edge Out Schooners in Extras

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Edge Out Schooners in Extras By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist GROTON, Conn. - Newport (17-13) bounced back Sunday night with a 12-9 victory in ten innings over the Mystic Schooners (17-12). With the win over Mystic, the season series is tied 3-3. Jordan Marks started on the mound for the Gulls and delivered five solid innings, giving up four runs while striking out seven, leaving N...


    Gulls Grounded in 13-2 Loss

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Grounded in 13-2 Loss By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist MONTPELIER, VT - The Gulls (16-13) fell to the Vermont Mountaineers (17-13) in their first meeting on the season by a score of 13-2 on Saturday night. Connery Peters wore the loss for Newport, giving up seven runs off five hits and two walks in just two innings pitched while Vermont’s Sean Kealey earned the win, holding th...


    Gulls Strong in 12-2 Victory

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Strong in 12-2 Victory By Nick Bello– Media Operations Assistant NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (16-12) defeated the Upper Valley Nighthawks (16-12) on Mark Weed Memorial Night at Cardines Field. For the Gulls, Makenzie Stills picked up the win while William Carnley was saddled with the loss. Newport’s bats got hot early as Hayden Jones drove in the first runs of...


    Raytheon Military Appreciation

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls to Host Raytheon Military Appreciation Night The first of two special recognition and appreciation nights this week at Cardines Field. By Tom Lima – Director of Media and Broadcast Operations         NEWPORT, R.I. – Monday, July 15th kicks off a week of special recognition nights at Cardines’ Field, as the Newport Gulls host New Be...


    Gulls Can't Stop Red-Hot Sharks

    Date:07/11/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Gulls Can’t Stop Red-Hot Sharks By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist MARTHA’S VINEYARD, Mass. - Newport (15-12) couldn’t stop the hottest team in the league as the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks (18-9) beat the Gulls by a score of 6-3 to extend their win streak to ten games. The Vineyard jumped ahead early after a leadoff home run off the bat of Nander De Sedas. The Sharks ...


    Newport Sweeps Danbury In Doubleheader

    Date:07/09/2019   Source:NECBL Newport Gulls  

    Newport Sweeps Danbury In Doubleheader By Stephen Hough – Team Publicist Newport (15-11) picked up a much-needed two-game sweep over their Southern Division foe Danbury Westerners (12-12) on Tuesday. Both teams came into Tuesday’s doubleheader’s deadlocked for third place, looking for an edge over the other as the race for the playoffs heats up. Newport’s day was of...