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New Management in the Twilight League

By GHTBL, 11/06/18, 9:45AM EST


Three new managers assume roles with Middletown, East Hartford, and Record-Journal.

Record-Journal Expos - Charlie Hesseltine, Manager
- Drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 42nd round of the 2003 MLB June Amateur Draft as a left-handed pitcher.
- In 2006, he signed with the Atlantic City Surf of the Atlantic League.
- He pitched for 3 more Atlantic League teams including the Bridgeport Bluefish in 2008.
- Meriden, CT, resident and member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters.

East Hartford Jets - Taylor Kosakowski, Manager
- Right-handed relief pitcher at Central Connecticut State University ('06-'08) with 72 K's and 35 walks over 96 innings.
- Veteran of GHTBL and player-manager of the Ulbrich Clippers in 2018.
- Public school psychologist in Hebron, CT.

Middletown Outlaws - Christian Budzik, Manager
- Shortstop at Eastern Connecticut Sate University ('14-'17) with a .354 OBP and 77 hits in 121 games.
- He was part of the Cromwell High School baseball team who won the 2012 CIAC Class S championship.
- Special education teacher in Cromwell, CT.