City Makes Pitch for Joliet, ‘Bolts Want Payout

The City of Joliet (IL) made a pitch for Frontier League membership on Monday. While no decision was made, the Windy City Thunderbolts reportedly want a $200k payout for territorial intrusion.  If true, this is silly, as the Joliet JackHammers are already in the market under a different league banner.  In fact, the ‘Bolts would actually benefit from having a new suburban Chicago rival.  Read more here.

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