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New League, 10 Teams, One Stadium

Ozarks Pro BaseballOzarks Pro Baseball, LLC is working to launch the Heartland of America Independent Baseball League — a 10-team circuit that would operate out of Price Cutter Park in Ozark (MO) but involve regional barnstorming.  Read more here.  The stadium is the former home of the Springfield/Ozark Mountain Ducks (Indy Pro, Texas-Louisiana League, Central League and Frontier League).  Enigmatic minor Continue reading

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Bombers to Don ‘Elf Jerseys’ During Christmas in July Celebration

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – Christmas is coming early to Battle Creek this year. The Battle Creek Bombers have announced a unique twist on Christmas in July, now scheduled for July 24th at C.O. Brown Stadium and presented by Davis Oil. Continue reading

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More Options for Potential 2015 Movie Promos

Movie PromosMany teams are already planning to capitalize on movie anniversaries like Back to the Future (30th) and Jaws, (40th), but if you are looking to update your 2015 promotional schedule, below are a few more films that hit theaters 20, 30, and 40 years ago that teams can capitalize on with a little fun and creativity: Continue reading

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Minor Leagues Announce Pace-of-Game Rules

Minor League Baseball LogoPRESS RELEASE – Minor League Baseball today announced rules and procedures aimed at improving the pace of play in games at the Triple-A and Double-A levels. Continue reading

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Titans Name New GM

Torrington Titans New LogoThe Torrington Titans (Summer Collegiate, Futures Collegiate Baseball League) have named Chris Myslow as the team’s new general manager.  Read more here.

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Rainiers Unveil New Logos, Unis

Tacoma Rainiers R LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Tacoma Rainiers today unveiled new logo marks and additions to the club’s official uniform set in preparation for the start of the upcoming 2015 season. Continue reading

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Former Player/Attorney Files Suit Against MLB for Violations of FLSA

Minor League Baseball LogoYou may recall several stories last year covering lawsuits filed against MLB alleging the entity and its teams operate as a cartel to impose restrictive contracts on minor league players.  Similarly, former minor leaguer and now attorney Garrett Broshuis filed a first-of-its-kind class-action lawsuit alleging MLB is in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act for routinely paying minor-league players less than minimum wage and denying them overtime wages.  Read more here.

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