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Sod Goes Down at New Rosemont Ballpark

Roger Bossard, the head Chicago White Sox groundskeeper who’s become known as “The Sodfather,” helped lay down the first pieces of sod Tuesday at the new Chicago Dogs (Independent Professional, American Association) stadium under construction in Rosemont (IL).  Read more and watch video here.

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It’s ‘Impact Field’ for Chicago Dogs

The new independent league baseball stadium under construction in Rosemont (IL) will be called Impact Field, after Impact Networking and the Chicago Dogs (Independent Professional, American Association) inked a 12-year naming rights deal.  Read more here.

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It’s the ‘Chicago Dogs’ for New Rosemont Franchise

PRESS RELEASE – Chicago takes its hot dogs seriously and that passion has provided the inspiration for the name for the Chicago Dogs, a new suburban independent league baseball team debuting next year.  Read more here.  View team website here.

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Simpsons Tribute, (East Coast) Biggie vs. (West Coast) Tupac Highlight Saints Fun-Packed Homestand

PRESS RELEASE – This is a homestand filled with rivalries as the St. Paul Saints welcome two of their North Division foes to town. Whether you’re a fan of Homer or Flanders, Bacon or Sausage or the biggest rivalry of them all: Tupac vs. Biggie it’s time to throw down during the Saints weeklong homestand from July 10-16. Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: The Depot at Cleburne Station (Cleburne, TX)

Joe Mock BaseballParksJoe Mock from BaseballParks.com recently visited The Depot at Cleburne Station, the brand-new home of the first-year Cleburne Railroaders (Independent Professional, American Association).  The ballpark was designed by Populous.  Read more and view photos here.

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Cleburne Happy with Early Attendance Numbers

PRESS RELEASE – They knew baseball in Cleburne would be a hit. They didn’t know it’d be this much of a hit. Continue reading

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Foodservice Provider Hired for Rosemont’s New Ballpark

The planned Rosemont (IL) minor league baseball franchise expected to play ball next year has hired Professional Sports Catering LLC as its as its food and beverage vendor.  Read more here.

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