Baseball, the American pastime, is gearing up to begin in major league stadiums and minor league parks all across the country. Teams shape up in their spring training facilities. Fans start looking at early rosters.
One need not travel too far from Main StreetDanbury to find some quality ball being played. The Danbury Westerners of the New England Collegiate Baseball League are gearing up for another season. The NECBL is a league for collegiate athletes to play competitively and develop their skills while they are going to college so they can continue to play without jeopardizing their collegiate eligibility. While it may be considered a form of amateur sports, many of these players are destined for the pros and as such, one has the chance to not only see potential future hall of famers but also enjoy some quality baseball.
The Westerners announced some additions to their roster for this summer