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Updating Scottsdale Stadium

The Scottsdale (AZ City Council this week voted to allow up to $900,000 from the stadium facilities capital improvement fund to reconstruct portions of Scottsdale Stadium, including Reconstruction of the stadium’s outfield parking lot, expansion of the east practice fields, modifications to the existing half-diamond and bullpen, and the addition of an agility field with a half-diamond.  City officials say the Sept. 12 changes approved is the first step in the ongoing master plan process under way at City Hall.  Read more here.

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McGrath Named Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year

Arizona Fall League LogoPRESS RELEASE – Arizona Fall League senior administrator Joan McGrath will be awarded the 37th Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year Award at this year’s Baseball Winter Meetings™. The presentation will take place during the Awards Luncheon on Monday, Dec. 9 at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Fla. Continue reading

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Arizona Fall League Partners with Minor League Baseball on Educational and Outreach Efforts in its Markets

Arizona Fall League LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Arizona Fall League (AFL) is initiating an inaugural outreach program with participating Minor League Baseball (MiLB) clubs to promote the AFL in MiLB markets. Intended to educate minor league executives, fans and sponsors about the Arizona Fall League, the pilot program is intended to also generate interest in AFL play throughout MiLB communities while also Continue reading


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Arizona Fall League’s Desert Dogs Franchise Moving to Camelback Ranch

Arizona Fall League LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Arizona Fall League, Major League Baseball’s annual graduate school for the game’s top prospects, announces the relocation of its Desert Dogs franchise to Camelback Ranch-Glendale, the spring training home of the Chicago White Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers, beginning in 2013. Continue reading

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