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European Players to Participate in NWL in 2016

Northwoods League Logo wo WordmarkPRESS RELEASE – Before the 2015 NWL season the Northwoods League and Collegiate Baseball League Europe (CBLE) entered into an agreement that would allow the top players from the CBLE to participate the following season in the Northwoods League. Following a successful first year of the agreement four players have been selected to play in the Northwoods League for the 2016 season. Continue reading

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Neil Stein Named General Manager of Lake County Captains

Lake County Captains Logo NewPRESS RELEASE – The Lake County Captains, class A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, announced today that Neil Stein has been promoted to General Manager and Jen Yorko has been promoted to Assistant General Manager of the club following the resignation of Vice President and General Manager Brad Seymour, who has accepted the role of President with the Chicago Bulls new NBA Developmental League basketball franchise in Hoffman Estates, IL. Continue reading

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Hot Rods Name Alex Cohen as New Play-By-Play Broadcaster

Bowling Green Hot Rods New Primary LogoPRESS RELEASE – On Tuesday, the Bowling Green Hot Rods (Class-A/Tampa Bay Rays) named Alex Cohen as the new play-by-play voice and Manager of Broadcasting and Media Relations for the club. Continue reading

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Skeeters Name Jay Lucas Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations

Sugar Land Skeeters PrimaryPRESS RELEASE – The Sugar Land Skeeters announced today that Jay Lucas, who possesses more than two decades of sports communications experience, has been named Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations for the Skeeters organization. Jay Miller, President for the organization, made the announcement. Continue reading

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EVP of Communications Leaving Spinners After 18 Seasons

Lowell Spinners LogoPRESS RELEASE – After 18 long and successful seasons with the Lowell Spinners, Jon Goode, the team’s Executive Vice President of Communications, has announced he will not be returning for the 2016 season in order to pursue other opportunities. Continue reading

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Delmarva Bolsters Front Office Staff

Delmarva Shorebirds LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Delmarva Shorebirds, Class A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, have completed a number of moves to its front office staff to help prepare for the 2016 season. The movement consists of the addition of a new broadcaster, two ticket sales account executives and the promotion of two existing employees to new roles. Continue reading

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Nippon’s BayStars Acquire Stadium Operator

DeNA BayStars LogoThe DeNA BayStars (Nippon Professional Baseball) will make the operator of Yokohama Stadium its consolidated subsidiary, the Central League team announced Thursday following the completion of the takeover bid a day earlier.  Read more here.

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