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Zimmerman’s ‘Ballpark Commons’ Could Get Local Financing

American Association Logo High-ResThe proposed “Ballpark Commons” development in Franklin (WI) could receive up to $25.8 million in local financing support, if elected officials want to pursue it, according to a city-commissioned report.  Read more here.

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Saints Honor Prince with Jerseys, Break Single-Game Attendance Record

Saint Paul Saints Prince LogoPRESS RELEASE – The St. Paul Saints donned their purple uniforms on Sunday evening to honor Minnesota’s own Prince. The fans came out in record number as 10,443, a new franchise record, watched Saints starter Mark Hamburger hurl a complete game in a 4-1 victory over the Kansas City T-Bones at CHS Field. Continue reading

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Big Changes at Lewis & Clark Park

Sioux City Explorers LogoFans of the Sioux City Explorers (Independent Professional, American Association) will see some big changes at Lewis and Clark Park when the X’s open their season Thursday against the Sioux Falls Canaries. Improvements include a 19.6-by-36.4-foot, $400,000 video board.  Read more here.

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Saints Introduce New Pig Mascot: ‘Little Red Porkette’

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoWith a nod to Prince, the St. Paul Saints (Independent Professional, American Association) have introduced “Little Red Porkett” as the 2016 season’s pig mascot.  Read more here.

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Best In The World, CHS Field Claims Two More Awards

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoPRESS RELEASE – From coast-to-coast CHS Field has been recognized for its beauty, design and architecture that will change the way minor league ballparks are constructed for years to come. Continue reading

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Saints AGM Scott Bush to Become SVP, Business Development for Goldklang Group

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoPRESS RELEASE – Scott Bush began his baseball career as an intern with the St. Paul Saints in 2004, holding several prominent roles within the organization that culminated with his most recent stint as Assistant General Manager. Continue reading

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Saints 2016 Promotions Will Take Fans Out With the Fun

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoPRESS RELEASE – “Take me out to the ballgame, take me out with the crowd!” Never has a song been so connected with the great game that it represents and in 2016 Saints fans will be taken out with the crowd and much, much more. Continue reading

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