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$1 Billion Development Proposed for Camden Waterfront Near Campbell’s Field

Campbells Field LogoLiberty Property Trust plans to construct a $1 billion “iconic skyline” along the Delaware River in Camden, N.J., near Campbell’s Field, the current home of the Camden Riversharks (Indy Pro, Atlantic League).  Read more and view renderings hereView press release here.

Rendering of proposed Liberty Property Trust's mixed-use Camden waterfront development, Robert A.M. Stern Architects

Rendering of proposed Liberty Property Trust’s mixed-use Camden waterfront development, Robert A.M. Stern Architects

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Baseball America Discusses Possible NY-Penn League Move to Camden (NJ)

New York-Penn League LogoThe independent Atlantic League’s plans to move one of its teams to recently vacated New Britain (CT) might also signal a shift in the short-season New York-Penn League.  Read more here.

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Riversharks Relocating to New Britain?

Camden Riversharks LogoThe Camden Riversharks (Indy Pro, Atlantic League) have played at Camden’s (NJ) waterfront Campbell’s Field for 15 years, but the team could be relocating to New Britain (CT) and replaced with an affiliated club, according to sources familiar with the matter.  Read more here and here.

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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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County Improvement Authority to Acquire Campbell’s Field

Camden Riversharks LogoOfficials on Friday released additional details of the Camden County Improvement Authority’s pending $3.5 million purchase of Campbell’s Field, home of the Camden Riversharks (Indy Pro, Atlantic League).  Read more here.

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Riversharks Name New GM

Camden Riversharks LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Camden Riversharks organization has named Lindsay Rosenberg as the third general manager in franchise history. Rosenberg will assume the GM role effective today and lead the front office staff as the planning process for the 2015 15th anniversary season is underway. Continue reading

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Despite Challenges, RiverSharks Committed to Campbell’s Field

Camden Riversharks LogoDespite the challenge of drawing fans to Camden (NJ) and a lawsuit from Santander Bank, which contends the team’s owner, Camden Baseball LLC, has defaulted on more than $4.6 million for financing of Campbell’s Field, the indy pro Camden Riversharks (Atlantic League) have a positive outlook about the team’s future in the market.  Read more and watch video here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.

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