By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer
Northborough – The Northborough Baseball and Softball Association kicked off its 2013 season May 4 with the annual baseball parade.? The opening day was dedicated to the victims of the Boston Marathon tragedy. Six residents who ran in the marathon this year – Susan Willwerth, Keith Pellerin, Kristen McIsaac, Chris Benestad, Andy Cosgrove, and Meredith Kent – were invited to throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
Other opening day activities included a barbecue, hot air balloon rides, Whiffle ball tournament and a home run derby.