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Hagerstown Suns Announce Kevin Gehl as New Radio Voice

PRESS RELEASE – The Hagerstown Suns, Class-A affiliate of the Washington Nationals, are pleased to welcome Kevin Gehl as their new Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations for the 2017 season. He will serve as lead radio play-by-play announcer for the Suns in addition to his front office role as manager of media relations and multimedia outreach. Continue reading

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Former Navy Sailor Joins RiverDogs Sales Team

PRESS RELEASE – RiverDogs President and General Manager Dave Echols has announced that Daniel Armas has joined the Charleston front office as a sales representative. The former Navy sailor begins his position immediately heading into the 2017 season. Continue reading

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Curve GM Gets Acclimated to New Job

Derek Martin took over as general manager of Altoona Curve (Double-A, Eastern League) in October, after being away from professional baseball for nearly a decade.  He  has spent the past few months acclimating to the new job, personally and professionally, and is getting ready for the Curve’s season beginning in three weeks.  Read more here.

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Boomers Announce New GM

PRESS RELEASE – The Schaumburg Boomers, a professional minor league baseball team serving Chicago’s northwest suburbs, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dave Chase as General Manager. Continue reading

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Taylor Promoted to VP of MountainStar Sports Group

El Paso Chihuahuas HeadPRESS RELEASE – The El Paso Chihuahuas’ Brad Taylor has been promoted to Vice President of MountainStar Sports Group and the Chihuahuas. Taylor, who has been with the Chihuahuas since May 2013, will continue to serve as general manager and oversee the team’s ticket sales, corporate partnership sales, guest services, community programs, operations, marketing and merchandising. Continue reading

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Baseball America Sold

baseball-america-baBaseball America has been sold by The Enthusiast Network (TEN) to a new ownership group led by Alliance Baseball LLC, the organization that owns the Omaha Storm Chasers (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) and Richmond Flying Squirrels (Double-A, Eastern League).  The new ownership will continue to operate the publication out of its current headquarters in Durham (NC).  Read more here.

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Dan O’Brien Jr. Joins MiLB Staff

Minor League Baseball LogoPRESS RELEASE – Minor League Baseball announced today that longtime Major League Baseball executive Dan O’Brien Jr. has joined its staff as Senior Executive Advisor to Minor League Baseball President & CEO Pat O’Conner. Continue reading

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