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Stars, Stripes and a Dog

PRESS RELEASE – 2018 will be a very colorful, star-studded and patriotic theme that will dominate the summer at Lexington County Baseball Stadium. Continue reading

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Mandan (ND) Ballpark Renovations on Track

Mandan Veteran’s Memorial Ballpark in Mandan (ND), across the Missouri River from Bismarck (ND), will undergo a $2.5 million renovation project beginning next summer.  To date, $1.5 million has already been raised.  Read more here.  As we pondered back in September, could Mandan become a future cross-river rival for the Bismarck Larks (Summer Collegiate, Northwoods League)?  It’s a stretch from a 20,000-population standpoint, and Legion ball appears to be the primary focus, but the far-flung Northwoods circuit does have a huge footprint gap to fill.

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No Deal Yet to Manage Non-Baseball Events at Ripken Stadium

Unless the City of Aberdeen (MD) can reach a license agreement in the next few days with someone to manage Ripken Stadium in 2018, the city will assume control over non-baseball events on Jan. 1.  Read more here.

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RiverDogs Celebrate 175th Season (in Dog Years), Unveil 25th Anniversary Logo

PRESS RELEASE – The Charleston RiverDogs are rewriting the history books heading into a milestone 2018 season. Continuing their legacy of fun, the Charleston club has unveiled their 25th season logo, celebrating their 175th season in dog years as the Charleston RiverDogs. Continue reading

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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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