On this day in 1981, the longest ever professional baseball game began at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, RI. The game, between the Pawsox and the Rochester Red Wings, lasted 33 innings over a total of eight hours, 25 minutes. The first 32 inning were played over the 18th and 19th, and then the game was delayed until June 23. After resuming, the game was over in just one inning – 18 minutes. Pawtucket won, 3-2.
1. The Town Council's Committee on Ways & Means meets at 6:30 p.m. on the lower level of Town Hall to discuss the capital plan in regards to the Town Charter.
2. Thayer Public Library hosts Crafts for Ages 4 and Up from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Logan Auditorium.
3. The Rotary Club of Braintree meets at 12:15 p.m. at Mastrangelo Family Catering.
4. Reminder from the town:
"Due to the Patriots Day holiday on Monday, April 15, Capitol Waste will pick up curbside trash and recycling one day late the week of April 15-20"
5. Activities today at the Senior Center on Cleveland Avenue include:
9 a.m. Chess
9:30 a.m. Chair Yoga
10 a.m. Yellow Dot Prog. See Newsletter for info.
11:30 a.m. Quilting Group #2
Noon Pool Players
1 p.m. Art Group and Knit/Crochet
3:30 p.m. Wisdom Works