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Atlantic League Closing In on New Britain

Atlantic League LogoOn Tuesday, New Britain (CT) Mayor Erin Stewart told a local news station that the city and the independent professional Atlantic League  have finalized the first part of a lease agreement that could bring a team to New Britain as early as 2016 to replace the departing New Britain Rock Cats (Double-A, Eastern League).  Read more and watch news report here.

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A Look at the Business of Independent Professional Baseball

Independent Professional Baseball AssociationThere is not much new here for those who follow the baseball industry closely, but writer Andrew Beaton via The Wall Street Journal takes a look at the business of independent professional baseball.  Read more here.

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Patriots to Welcome 6,000,000th Fan, Unique Celebration Planned

Somerset PatriotsPRESS RELEASE – The Somerset Patriots are expecting to reach their 6,000,000thFan at TD Bank Ballpark this home stand. Continue reading

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Skeeters to Host Country at the Ballpark

Sugar Land Skeeters PrimaryPRESS RELEASE – The Sugar Land Skeeters and The New 93Q host “Country at the Ballpark” on October 9 at Constellation Field. This exciting new country music event has an all-star lineup consisting some of the hottest acts from Nashville and Texas: Chris Young, Eli Young Band, and The Voice’s Season 3 winner Cassadee Pope. Gates will open at 5 p.m. and the first act is tentatively Continue reading

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Riversharks to Host Homerun Derby from Deck of Battleship

Camden Riversharks LogoPRESS RELEASE – Have you ever wanted to test your strength and see how far you could hit a ball into the Delaware River? Well, now is your chance to show off your homerun swing and maybe you’ll be able to hit a ball into Philadelphia! Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: TD Bank Ballpark (Somerset, NJ)

Digital Ballparks LogoSomerset PatriotsEric and Wendy Pastore from DigitalBallparks.com recently visited TD Bank Ballpark, home of the Somerset Patriots (Indy Pro, Atlantic League).  Read more and view photo gallery here.

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Two Roads Beer Garden Coming to The Ballpark at Harbor Yard

Bidgeport Bluefish LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Bridgeport Bluefish today announced the opening of the all-new Two Roads Beer Garden at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard for the 2015 season. The Bluefish have partnered with Two Roads Brewery of Stratford, CT, to open this brand new Beer Garden down the Ballpark’s right field line. Continue reading

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