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Crabs’ Ballpark to Host Cannabis Event for the Whole Family

The Arcata Ballpark, home of the Humboldt Crabs (Independent, Summer Collegiate), will apparently have a new set of visitors next month.  The ballpark is expected to host the “Yes We Cann Parade and Hullabaloo” on August 12, and the organizer said this will be a family friendly event aiming to educate the community about cannabis.  Read more here.

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WCL All-Star Game Tonight

The 2017 West Coast League (Summer Collegiate) All-Star Game will be played tonight at Yakima County Stadium in Yakima (WA), home of the Yakima Valley Pippins.  The first pitch is scheduled for 7:05 pm.  Mariner Moose, the Seattle Mariners mascot, will be in attendance.  Read more here.

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L.I. Ducks Awarded 2018 Atlantic League All-Star Game, Unveil Logo

PRESS RELEASE – The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB) today announced that the 2018 Atlantic League All-Star Game will be hosted by the Long Island Ducks at Bethpage Ballpark in Central Islip, N.Y. The decision was announced following the league Board of Directors meeting where the Ducks formally accepted the opportunity to host. Continue reading

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Altantic League’s 20th All-Star Game Tonight in Bridgewater

Selected Freedom and Liberty Division All-Stars will battle it out Wednesday night in Bridewater (NJ), as the 20th Atlantic League (Independent Professional) All-Star Game will be played at TD Bank Ballpark, home of the Somerset Patriots, starting at 7:10 p.m. EST.  Read more here.  Get more details here.

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Frontier League All-Star Game Tonight in Joliet, Prison Giveaway Planned

The Joliet Slammers (Independent Professional, Frontier League) are giving away Joliet prison replicas to the first 1,000 fans on Wednesday, July 12, at the 2017 All-Star Game to be held at Slammers Stadium. The giveaway is presented by the City of Joliet (IL) and Joliet Area Historical Museum.  Read more here.

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Sounds, Mayor’s Office Announce Total Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

PRESS RELEASE – The Nashville Sounds, in conjunction with Nashville Mayor Megan Barry, Metro Government, the Metro Sports Authority, and the Adventure Science Center, have announced the festivities for the total solar eclipse viewing party at First Tennessee Park on Monday, August 21. Continue reading

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Despite Hosting MLB All-Star Game, Florida Teams Struggling for Fans

A Miami Marlins fan walks into a bar, and this is no joke:  He wants to watch his team play, but all 10 televisions are tuned to other games in other time zones.  The bar, located near Marlins Park, broadcasts the lack of allegiance for the home team loud and clear.  Read more here.

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