Gavin Pittore '16 and Nick Cooney '15 Lead Cardinal Baseball Summer-League Success in the Prestigious Cape Cod League
On the heels of a record-setting season for Wesleyan Baseball, which included a second-ever excursion to the NCAA Tournament, 2014 has also been a banner year for Wesleyan Baseball in NCAA-sanctioned summer leagues. Seven Cardinals spent time in the prestigious leagues, including four in the Cape Cod League.
Gavin Pittore '16 (right side photo) and Nick Cooney '15 (left side photo) have led the way with standout summers in the Cape Cod League. The league features the best college baseball players in the nation and there are 256 current Major League players who played in the Cape. Overall, there are 1,065 all-time major leaguers who spent their summers there.
Here are the seven players who are playing in NCAA-sanctioned summer leagues:
Gavin Pittore – Harwich Mariners – Cape Cod League
Nick Cooney – Falmouth Commodores - Cape Cod League
Donnie Cimino '15 – Chatham Anglers – Cape Cod League and Nashua Silver Knights – Futures League
Guy Davidson '16 – Harwich Mariners – Cape Cod League and Nashua Silver Knights – Futures League
Sam Elias '15 – Valley Blue Sox – NECBL
Nick Miceli '17 – Vermont Mountaineers - NECBL
Sam Goodwin-Boyd '15 – Wachusett Dirt Dogs – Futures League
For a list of all Wesleyan Baseball players in summer leagues, click < here >.
To read a story in the Cape Cod Times about Gavin Pittore's experience in the Cape Cod League, click < here >.