Records of all Minor League Baseball Teams in New Britain,Connecticut

Minor League baseball in New Britain ,Connecticut:


Class League                    Year  Team                   (affiliate)     Record
 Ind  Connecticut State League  1884  New Britain                            17-30 5th
 Ind  Southern New England Lg.  1885  New Britain                            23-41 5th       [becomes Connecticut State Lg. 8/27]
 ind  Connecticut State League  1891  New Britain                            14-11 8th
 Ind  Connecticut State League  1885  New Britain                             2-6  4th, last [disbanded 9/8]
  F   Connecticut State League  1898  New Britain Rangers                    14-38 8th, last [disbanded 6/23]
  B   Connecticut League        1908  New Britain Perfectos                  61-64 4th, 23GB
  B   Connecticut League        1909  New Britain Perfectos                  64-55 3rd, 10.5GB
  B   Connecticut League        1910  New Britain Perfectos                  69-55 3rd, 2GB
  B   Connecticut League        1911  New Britain Perfectos                  53-66 5th, 19.5GB
  B   Connecticut League        1912  New Britain Spuds                      12-22     Moved; became Waterbury Spuds 6/15, tot: 39-75 6th, last, 35.5GB
  B   Eastern Association       1914  New Britain Sinks                      27-97 8th, last, 58GB
  AA  Eastern League            1983  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       72-67 4th; Win Championship playoffs [see below]. Moved from Bristol Red Sox.
  AA  Eastern League            1984  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       64-76 6th
  AA  Eastern League            1985  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       75-64 3rd  Lose in Playoff Championship round [see below]
  AA  Eastern League            1986  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       64-73 7th
  AA  Eastern League            1987  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       61-79 6th
  AA  Eastern League            1988  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       47-90 8th, last
  AA  Eastern League            1989  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       60-76 8th, last
  AA  Eastern League            1990  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       72-67 4th  Lose in Playoffs Championship Round [see below]
  AA  Eastern League            1991  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       47-93 8th, last
  AA  Eastern League            1992  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       58-82 8th, last, 23GB
  AA  Eastern League            1993  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       52-88 8th, last, 43GB
  AA  Eastern League            1994  New Britain Red Sox     (Boston)       59-81 5th, last, 22.5GB, North Division
  AA  Eastern League            1995  Hardware City Rock Cats (Minn. Twins)  65-77 5th, last, 21GB, North Division.  Red Sox move affiliate to Trenton Thunder,
  AA  Eastern League            1996  Hardware City Rock Cats (Minn. Twins)  61-81 5th, last, 22.5GB, North Division
  AA  Eastern League            1997  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  70-72 3rd, 9GB, North Division
  AA  Eastern League            1998  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  83-59 1st 1GA, North Div. Lost in platoffs Championship Round. Champions [see below]
  AA  Eastern League            1999  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  59-82 5th, 32.5GB North Division
  AA  Eastern League            2000  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  51-91 6th, last, 32GB, North Division
  AA  Eastern League            2001  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  87-55 1st, 4GA, North Div. Playoff championship round canc. Co-Champions [see below]
  AA  Eastern League            2002  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  67-42 4th, 8.5GB, North Division
  AA  Eastern League            2003  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  73-68 2nd, 5.5GB, North Div.  Lost 1st round playoffs [see below]
  AA  Eastern League            2004  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  70-70 3rd, 13.5GB, North Division
  AA  Eastern League            2005  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  70-72 4th, 6GB, North Division
  AA  Eastern League            2006  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  64-78 6th, last, 16GB North Div.
  AA  Eastern League            2007  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  69-72 4th, 13.5GB, North Division
  AA  Eastern League            2008  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  64-77 5th, 22.5GB, Northern Division
  AA  Eastern League            2009  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  72-69 2nd, 10.5GB, Northern Division Lost 1st round playoffs [see below]
  AA  Eastern League            2010  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  44-98 6th, last, 39GB, Eastern Division
  AA  Eastern League            2011  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  72-70 3rd, 5GB, Eastern Division
  AA  Eastern League            2012  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  75-67 3rd, 4GB, Eastern Division
  AA  Eastern League            2013  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  66-76 5th, 205GB, Eastern Division
  AA  Eastern League            2014  New Britain Rock Cats   (Minn. Twins)  63-69 3rd, 15GB, Eastern Division
  AA  Eastern League            2015  New Britain Rock Cats   (Col. Rockies) 69-71 4th (tie), 10.5GB, Eastern Division; Moved for 2016- become Hartford Yard Goats
 Ind  Atlantic League           2016  New Britain Bees              1st half 36-34 3rd, 4GB, Liberty Division
                                                                    2nd half 35-35 3rd, 4GB, Liberty Division
                                                                             71-69 3rd, 6GB, Liberty Division
 Ind  Atlantic League           2017  New Britain Bees              1st half 26-44 4th (last), 16GB Liberty Division
                                                                    2nd half 32-37 3rd (tie), last, 4.5GB, Liberty Division
                                                                             58-81 4th, last, 17.5GB, Liberty Division
 Ind  Atlantic League           2018  New Britain Bees              1st half 33-30 2nd, 2GB, Liberty Division
                                                                    2nd half 28-35 3rd, 11GB, Liberty Division
                                                                             61-65 3rd, 11GB, Liberty Division
 Ind  Atlantic League           2019  New Britain Bees              1st half 35-34 5th, 7.5GB, Liberty Division
                                                                    2nd half 37-34 2nd, 6.5GB, Liberty Division
                                                                             72-68 3rd, 15GB, Liberty Division
      Futures Collegiate League 2020  New Britain Bees                       15-23 season cut short due to COVID-19 pandemic Full Lg. name: Futures Collegiate Baseball League of New England
      Futures Collegiate League 2021  New Britain Bees                       25-39 8th, last, 16GB
      Futures Collegiate League 2022  New Britain Bees                       37-26 2nd, 7.0 GB
      Futures Collegiate League 2023  New Britain Bees                       35-28 4th, 5.0 GB
                                                                            

Post Season play:

Eastern League Playoffs:

1983 New Britain Red Sox    1st round: Beat Reading Phillies, 2 games to 1
                            Finals: Win, 3 games to 1 v. Lynn Pirates. Champions
1985 New Britain Red Sox    1st round: Beat Waterbury Indians, 3 games to 1
                            Finals: Lose 3 games to 1 to Vermont Reds (Burlington)
1990 New Britain Red Sox    1st round: Beat Albany-Colonie Yankees, 3 games to 0
                            Finals: Lose 3 games to 0 to London Tigers
1998 New Britain Rock Cats  1st round: Beat Binghamton Mets, 3 games to 1
                            Finals: Lose 3 games to 1 to Harrisburg Senators
2001 New Britain Rock Cats  1st round: Beat Norwich Navigators, 3 games to 0
                            Finals: Canceled due to 9/11 tragedy. Co-Champions with Reading Phillies.
2003 New Britain Rock Cats  1st round: Lost 3 games to 2 v. New Haven Ravens
2009 New Britain Rock Cats  1st round: Lost 3 games to 1 to Connecticut Defenders

Future Collegiate League Playoffs:

2022 2-3 3rd (tie)(last), 2.5 GB
2023 Semifinals: Lose 2 games to 1 to Norwich Sea Unicorns

Eastern League Champions
New Britain Red Sox 1983
New Britain Rock Cats 2001 (co-champion)

Eastern League Pennants
New Britain Rock Cats 1998 North Division
New Britain Rock Cats 2001 North Division

Home Fields:
Beehive Stadium, 1983-1995
New Britain Stadium, 1996-present
Notes:
The Bristol Red Sox moved to New Britain in 1983.
The New Britain Rock Cats moved to Hartford for 2016, becoming the Hartford Yard Goats.
The New Britain Bees replaced the defunct Camden Riversharks in the Atlantic League for 2016.

See Minor League Baseball in Hartford,Connecticut.
See Minor League Baseball in Camden, New Jersey.
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  Updated 9/13/2023