EDISON, NJ – Saturday was opening day for the 61st season of the Edison Boys Baseball League.
The season parade kicked off at 11:30 a.m. and marched down Central Avenue to the Edison Boys Fields while hundreds of fans lined the streets to support the children.
Before the first pitches were thrown, several league alumni, former board members, Edison High School Baseball players / coaches, and Executive Board Members took part in the opening ceremonies.
Mayor Thomas Lankey was on hand to address the audience and throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
The EBBL consists of children from ages 4-15 and has spring and fall leagues as well as several travel baseball teams. More information can be found by clicking Edison Baseball League.