No surprise here, but the start-up East Coast Baseball League has crashed and burned before playing a single inning, thanks to overly confident, novice founder Colin Cummins. In fact, he admitted to the Portland Press Herald, “It’s my fault.” Yes it is, and he was warned, no matter the excuse about losing a “chief investor.” Picking up the pieces, Watertown Bucks owner Bruce Zicari decided to Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Corvallis Knights games have always been about more than just baseball. There’s running the bases after the game, photographs with Mack the Knight and Lil’ K (now Lil’ King), and participating in the many on-field promotions that have made a trip to Goss Stadium “Affordable Family Fun” for the past eight summers. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Kingfish have hired Rich Marks as the new Director of Food and Beverage. Marks is an instrumental addition to the Kingfish staff and will assist in bringing in an expanded food and beverage menu to Simmons Field. The Kingfish have installed a new trail behind smoker that will be used to feature a smoked brisket with red wine slaw along with several other new items on the menu for Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Northwoods League announced today a unique partnership with Duck and Buck Commander, from the show Duck Dynasty, to provide autographed duck calls along with autographed baseballs from Willie, Phil, Si and Jase Robertson to be used for prizes during the 2015 season of Northwoods League Fantasy Baseball. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Hardball Capital, the New York Mets and the City of Columbia today announced that Columbia’s new Minor League Baseball team will be the South Atlantic League affiliate of the New York Mets. The Mets affiliate currently plays in Savannah, GA. While located in Savannah, the team has won ten South Atlantic Continue reading
The first-year Ottawa Champions (Indy Pro, Can-Am League) made their debut Friday night in front of a crowd of 3,876 at Ottawa Stadium. Read more and view photo gallery here.
The St. Paul Saints (Indy Pro, American Association) opened the new CHS Field in front of an overpacked house of 8.592 Thursday night. Read more here. View photo gallery here. View interview with Saints co-owner Mike Veeck here.