After Waterbury defeated Reading in a 2 game playoff, they took on Holyoke. Holyoke beat Waterbury in 3 games 2-1, to go to the finals against Buffalo. In 2 games against the Bisons, Holyoke won both games to take the Eastern League Championship. It would be the last time that they would get the chance, and the Millers had made the most of their opportunities.