Big Train Cancels 2020 Season


Bethesda Big Train has made the decision to cancel our 2020 season.

Season Delayed Until July 1

The Cal Ripken League Board voted to delay the start of the 2020 season until July 1. 

Big Train Roundup: Wrapping Up the 2020 College Season

By:Chris Rogers
Carson Taylor (Virginia Tech; BT 2018) is among the Big Train alumni who shined in the abbreviated 2020 college season.

The final game of the 2020 college baseball campaign came a lot sooner than predicted, finishing off the seasons (and possibly careers) for many Big Train alumni who were off to hot starts. Let’s take a look back and highlight all of their impressive seasons that were cut too short.

Big Train Roundup: March 3 College Update

By:Chris Rogers
March 3 College Roundup

College baseball season is three weeks old now, and many familiar faces from Bethesda wasted no time kicking it into gear for the 2020 campaign. 


Big Train Roundup: 2020 College Preview

By:Chris Rogers
Burleson, Allen highlight NCAA preseason honorees

The 2020 college baseball season begins on Friday, February 14. Several Big Train alumni received preseason accolades. Here's the full rundown:

Brian Dozier and the Washington Nationals Win World Series

By:Chris Rogers
Dozier, Nationals claim first World Series title

Brian Dozier (Big Train 2006) and the Washington Nationals won the 2019 World Series Wednesday night, defeating the Houston Astros 6-2 in a winner-take-all Game 7. Dozier is the first Big Train alum to win a World Series title.

Lee, Kato Sweep MOP Honors; 13 Total Named All-League

By:Aaron Gershon
Postseason Awards

Chase Lee and Kobe Kato were named Cal Ripken League Pitcher and Offensive Player of the Year, respectively, and 11 other Big Train players also earned postseason honors. 

Record Breakers: Big Train Shatter Plethora of Records in 2019 Season

By:Alex Xanthakis
Kato among Big Train record-setters

With the 2019 Big Train regular season now concluded and the season's stats officially entering the books, take a look to see which Big Train players will go down in history at Shirley Povich Field.

No Chance of Thunder: Bethesda Brings Home Title Once Again

By:Devin Stubbs

The Bethesda Big Train have done it again! In a nail-biting game against the Silver Spring-Takoma Thunderbolts Wednesday, the Big Train pulled out in the bottom of the eighth to bring home the league crown for the fourth straight year.

Big Train, T-Bolts Face off in Decisive Game Three

By:Chris Rogers
Big Train vs. T-Bolts: Game Three

It's here. Game Three of the Cal Ripken League Championship between the Bethesda Big Train and Silver Spring-Takoma Thunderbolts is Wednesday night, with all the marbles on the line. 

Big Train Stops Thunderbolts in Their Tracks
July 30, 2019 10:43 PM

The Avengers: Big Train Looks to Tie Series in Silver Spring
July 29, 2019 11:58 PM

Heartbreaker: Big Train Drop First LCS Game 9-0 Against Thunderbolts
July 29, 2019 11:17 PM

LCS Begins: Big Train Heavy Favorites Over Thunderbolts
July 28, 2019 8:21 PM

Three Touchdown Win: Big Train Mops the Floor with Aces in Semifinals
July 27, 2019 11:01 PM

Ready the Brooms: Bethesda Looks to Sweep Aces in Semifinals
July 27, 2019 7:42 AM

No Quit: Big Train Rally To Take Game One From Aces
July 26, 2019 10:07 PM

Big Train To Open Postseason Against The Aces
July 25, 2019 8:56 PM

Big Train (Technically) Set Team Record with 13th Consecutive Win, Defeat Thunderbolts
July 24, 2019 10:17 PM

Big Train Pitchers Chase Lee and Dalton Ponce Share Their DMV Summer Adventures
July 24, 2019 1:20 PM

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