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MLB Announces Digital Media Chief Stepping Down

The casual baseball fan may not even know Bob Bowman‘s name, but if one was to make a list of the most influential people in baseball of the 21st century, Bowman would rank near the top of the list.  Read more here.

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Blowfish Unveil 2018 CPL All-Star Game Logo

The Coastal Plain League (Summer Collegiate) and Lexington County Blowfish have unveiled the 2018 CPL All-Star Show logo.  The 20th annual All-Star event will take place at the Lexington County Baseball Stadium in Lexington (SC) on July 8-9 2018. Read more here.

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Comparing the World Series Ballparks

As the Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros prepare to meet in Game 1 of the 2017 MLB World Series on Tuesday, Joe Mock from BaseballParks.com has posted his annual comparison of the two ballparks we’ll see in this year’s Fall Classic.  Read more here.  View World Series game schedule here.

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Bourbon and Brewfest Saturday at Bowling Green Ballpark

Beer and bourbon will flow freely at Bowling Green Ballpark, how of the Bowling Green Hot Rods (Single-A, Midwest League) this weekend during the third annual Bowling Green Bourbon and Brewfest.  Read more here.  Visit event site here.  Watch video here.

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Artificial Turf Coming to Everett Ballpark

Work is scheduled to begin within the next two weeks to convert the playing surface at Everett Memorial Stadium, home of the Everett AquaSox (Single-A, Northwest League), from grass to artificial turf.  Read more here.

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Opposition Organizing Against New Boise Hawks Stadium

After months of eyebrow-raising from a few Boise (ID) City Hall skeptics, opposition to the stadium proposal has organized. Gary Michael, former CEO of Albertsons, and Bill Ilett, former managing partner of Boise’s former Idaho Stampede D-League basketball team, formed a nonprofit organization in July that opposes the stadium.  Read more here.

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Dollars Approved for Needed Chase Field Repairs, but No Upgrades

The Maricopa County Stadium District has approved a $3.75 million contract for additional improvements to Chase Field, home field of the Arizona Diamondbacks, but it falls far short of the $187 million in upgrades the team is seeking.  Read more here.

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