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Can-Am Considers Potential Sixth Franchise

Can-Am League LogoCan-Am League (and American Association) Commissioner Miles Wolff recently talked with TSN 1200 radio about the start-up Ottawa Champions and the three-person ownership group that includes Wolff, David Gourley and Al Ramos.  Through the interview and in a LaPress.ca article, we learn that a suitor with “deep pockets’ and a secured ballpark is seeking an Continue reading

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Wickline Named Prospect League Commissioner

Prospect League LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Prospect League, the elite Midwestern collegiate wood bat summer baseball league, has named Bryan Wickline as its new Commissioner. Continue reading

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GM and Assistant GM Named in Morgantown

Jamestown Jammers LogoRich Baseball Operations announced on Thursday that they have appointed Matthew Drayer as general manager of the relocating Single-A Jamestown Jammers (New York-Penn League) that will begin play in Morgantown (WV) in 2015.  John Pogorzelski has been named as assistant GM and sales manager.  Read more here.

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Owner of Football Team Named New GM of Amarillo Sox

Amarillo Sox LogoThe indy pro Amarillo Sox (American Association) have named Stephanie Tucker, owner of the Amarillo Venom (Champions Indoor Football League), as Executive Vice President/General Manager of the franchise.  She will be joined by her husband Toby Tucker in the management of both the Sox and the Venom.  Read more here.

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Indianapolis Indians Promote Lewandowski to General Manager

Indianapolis Indians LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Indianapolis Indians have promoted Randy Lewandowski to general manager. An employee of the organization since 1994 – the past eight years as assistant general manager – he assumes the day-to-day responsibilities from Cal Burleson who will remain with the organization as vice president of baseball and administrative affairs. Continue reading

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RailCats Tab Lyter as New General Manager

Gary SouthShore RailCats LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Gary SouthShore RailCats have promoted assistant general manager Brian Lyter to the position of general manager. The announcement was made Wednesday by Pete Laven, president of Salvi Sports Enterprises. Continue reading

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San Francisco Giants, San Jose Giants Extend PDC

San Francisco Giants Logo OrangeSan Jose GiantsPRESS RELEASE – The San Jose Giants have announced a two-year extension to their Player Development Contract with the San Francisco Giants. The contract extension will keep San Jose an affiliate of San Francisco through the 2016 season. Continue reading

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