Connolly, Tom

Connolly, (Thomas Henry) Tom

(1870–1961) baseball umpire; born in Manchester, England. His family moved to Natick, Mass., when he was 13. As an American League umpire (1901–31), he umpired the first ever American League game in 1901 and the first ever World Series game in 1903. He was elected to baseball's Hall of Fame in 1953.
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BANGOR (from): Matthew Hall, Paul Connolly, Tom Kennedy, Luke Wall, Danny Gosset, Steven Hewitt, Gary Taylor-Fletcher, Danny Holmes, Brayden Shaw, Dean Rittenberg, Laurence Wilson, George Harry, Connor Roberts, James Demetriou, Anderson Cayola, Anthony Miley, Sam Jones, Guto Williams.
The Blues have handed Premier League debuts to Callum Connolly, Tom Davies and Matthew Pennington recently and Stones has been helping them make the next step up.
Seven members of the talented youth team have been training with the big boys this week, with Mason Holgate, Callum Connolly, Tom Davies, Joe Williams, Kieran Dowell, Gethin Jones and Matty Foulds all now in contention.
Two cutesy gardening gift sets donated by the lovely people behind new film Quartet - made by Newcastle-based Headline Pictures and starring Maggie Smith, Billy Connolly, Tom Courtenay and Pauline Collins.
QUARTET (12A) CAST: Billy Connolly, Tom Courtenay, Maggie Smith, Pauline Collins, Andrew Sachs, Michael Gambon.
His film, "Quartet", set in a home for retired opera singers, features a strong cast of British talent including Maggie Smith, Michael Gambon, Billy Connolly, Tom Courtenay and Trevor Peacock.
Keepmoat Stadium, October 29 3pm THE TEAMS Leeds (4-4-2): Paul Rachubka; Paul Connolly, Tom Lees, Darren O'Dea, Adam White; Robert Snodgrass (79 mins, Mika Vayrynen), Adam Clayton, Jonathan Howson, Danny Pugh; Ross McCormack (69 mins, Luciano Becchio), Andy Keogh (69 mins, Mikael Forssell).
Bahrain first team squad: Rich Wilkinson, Ollie Hunt, Matt McKee, Adam Knights, Karl Sutcliffe, Ryan Connolly, Tom Hanratty, Bede Brown, Euan Kelly, Sam Wilson, Josh Lenard, Nabeel Hijris
Nathan McLaughlin, James Connolly, Tom Brookfield and Jack Patterson
Brendan Galloway, Luke Garbutt, Tyias Browning all have their fans, while the emergence of Callum Connolly, Tom Davies and Kieran Dowell provided a silver lining to a dark end to the season just gone.
HOOLE RANGERS (top) who play in the Premier Division of the Chester & District League, are (back row, from left): Adam Bebbington (manager), Michael Ravazzola, Stuart Schueber, Dave Hughes, Lennox Beddows, Ian Thurgill, Ben Connolly, Tom Wardman & Nathan Eadon (assistant manager); (front row, from left): Adam Jones, Ben Billington, Danny Stevenson, Danny Connolly, Andy Rowntree & Michael Winstanley.