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Norwood's Sean Mellen chasing MLB dream close to home

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

The life of a minor league baseball player is usually spent far from home.
That's where Sean Mellen spent the first few years of his career.
Now, at least for a little while, he'll get to play within reasonable driving distance of his hometown of Norwood.
The 24-year-old left-handed pitcher, who helped Norwood High win the 2015 MIAA Div. 1 state championship, is now playing for the New Hampshire Fisher Cats, the Toronto Blue Jays' Double A affiliate, that plays in Manchester, N.H., in the Eastern League.
“It's nice to play close to home,” said Mellen, whom the Blue Jays' organization...
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