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The Renegades Speak at SABR

Logo for SABR The Society of American Baseball Research is an organization made up of baseball statisticians and baseball historians.  Many have heard of this organization through a team called SABR Metrics.  Bill James ( who is now employed by the Red Sox) helped make this group famous. This year the current president of the Boston chapter, Joanne […] Continue reading →

Renegades attend Boston Abilities Expo

On Saturday, September, 7th the Boston Renegades attended the Boston Abilities Expo to do a demonstration of beep baseball.  We gave people the opportunity to try their hand at hitting a pitched ball with a blind fold on.  Joe Yee, Dan Cotter, Rob Dias, Rob Weissman and Larry Haile spoke to people about the sport […] Continue reading →

Renegades Rock Climbing is Coming!

On Monday, March 10, Coach Lisa Andrews attended an event to hear about a blind climber named Randy Pierce. Randy Pierce lost his vision at age 22 and has faced numerous challenges as result of an unknown neurological disease. His latest accomplishment: climbing all 48 of the rugged 4,000+ foot peaks in the White Mountains. […] Continue reading →

Renegades work with Kids and teach them the game

On July 20th, the Boston Renegades took a crew into Newton to work at the NAPVI conference (The National Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments).  The weather was hot and the event was held indoors.  After all, this is an adaptive sport.  Rob Weissman, Bryan Grillo, Ron Cochran, Kara Peters, Calista Weissman were […] Continue reading →