Baseball Moves ACC Home Opener
March 19, 2014
Chestnut Hill, Mass. - The Boston College baseball team's home Atlantic Coast Conference opener against Wake Forest will be relocated due to the recent cold weather creating poor field conditions at Eddie Pellagrini Diamond at Commander Shea Field.
The Eagles (6-12, 0-6 ACC) and the Demon Deacons (13-8, 3-3 ACC) will play a doubleheader on Friday, March 21 at Northeastern University's Friedman Diamond at Parsons Field in Brookline, Mass., beginning at 11 a.m. and one game on Saturday at Bryant University's Conaty Park in Smithfield, R.I., at 1 p.m.
Directions to Northeastern's Friedman Diamond
From the South & West (128/95): Take Exit #20A, Route 9 East. Continue for five miles (10 lights) and take left onto Brookline Avenue toward hospitals and Kenmore Square. Take second left onto Aspinwall Avenue. At first set of lights take right onto Kent Street. Parsons Field is immediately on left.
From the North (93 & 95 across Tobin Bridge): Take Exit 26 (Storrow Drive) and follow signs for Storrow Drive West. Take Kenmore Square exit. Take first right off exit onto Beacon Street, staying in middle lane. Do not bear right onto Commonwealth Avenue to Boston University or take left onto Brookline Avenue. Continue on Beacon Street for one mile and take left onto Kent Street (before Holiday Inn). Parsons Field is 2/10 of a mile on the right.
Public Transportation: Take the "D" car of the Green Line to Longwood. Exit train, take a left up the hill to Longwood Ave. Take a right onto Longwood and then first left onto Kent Street. Parsons Field is ahead, one-tenth of a mile on the right.
Directions to Bryant's Conaty Park
From 195 West: Follow into Providence, and take 95N to146N. Follow 146N to Lincoln, RI, and take the exit for 116S. Follow 116S to the light at the intersection of Route 7. Make a right on Route 7 (heading north). Follow 1 mile to the entrance of the College on the left.
From the Massachusetts Turnpike: Take Exit 10A to Route 146 south. Then take Route 146 to Route 295 South. Take Route 295 South to Route 7 north (Exit 8B). Bryant is one mile north on the left.