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I happen to be staying in Nashua, NH for business and after reading a little history on Holman Stadium, I was looking forward to visiting this ballpark. The American Defenders of New Hampshire play in this historic park. Last time I visited N.H, the Nashua Prides played there.
Back in the old days, one of the Dodgers minor league teams played at this ballpark in Nashua, NH.
What a thrill to be at this historic stadium and see the plaque dedicated to the achievements of Don Newcombe & Roy Campanella! Thank you Nashua, NH for permitting these two baseball players to play here.
A very happy 83rd Birthday Newk who was born on June 14, 1926. It is such a pleasure and honor to see you at Dodger Stadium!
Here is the ballpark. Note the retired numbers for Newk, Campy and Jackie.
Guess what I found out? Eric Gagne has signed with the Quebec Capitales. Quebec will play a three game series at Holman Stadium June 29 to July 1st.