A press conference was held this week to announce the return of professional baseball to Stade Fernand-Bédard (formerly known as Stade Municipal) in Trois-Rivières (QC). The Trois-Rivières Eagles will become a reality, when the indy pro Can-Am League approves the franchise on October 2.
The franchise investment group includes former MLB pitcher Eric Gagne, league commissioner Miles Wolff, NHL defenseman Marc-André Bergeron, Emmanuel Turcotte, and Michel Side. View group photo here. Read more here. Use the free translation tool here, if you (like us) don’t know French.