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Silver Knights Name Muntean GM

PRESS RELEASE – The Nashua Silver Knights have replaced youth with experience in the general manager’s chair. Silver Knights owner Drew Weber announced on Thursday he has hired 61-year-old former Bristol Blues GM Rich Muntean, who has over 30 years of baseball front office experience, as the team’s new general manager.

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Futures League Unveils New Home Run Derby Format to Decide Extra-Inning Games

Futures Collegiate Baseball League LogoPRESS RELEASE – The 2017 season for the Futures Collegiate Baseball League is set to be an historic one as Commissioner Chris Hall announced that the league will be the first in the country to adopt a home run derby format to decide extra-inning games. The new rule will take effect in regular season games that are tied after the 10th inning. Continue reading

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New Scoreboard Coming to Nashua’s Holman Stadium

Nashua Silver Knights Primary LogoPRESS RELEASE – It is official! Holman Stadium will be getting a major upgrade this season! The new scoreboard features a 6 feet high by 23 feet wide video board that can be utilized in many different ways to add to our entertainment value. Continue reading

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Bravehearts to Host 2016 Futures League All-Star Game, Unveil Logo

Worcester Bravehearts LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Worcester Bravehearts have won back-to-back championships and broken multiple attendance records in their short existence, but the best is yet to come. In 2016, the organization will bring a premier baseball event to Worcester as the city has been selected to host the 2016 Futures League All Star Game. Continue reading

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More Renovations on Tap for Muzzy Field

Bristol Blues BMore renovations are planned for Muzzy Field, home of the first-year Bristol Blues (Summer Collegiate, Futures Collegiate Baseball League), after baseball season ends.  The $1.5 million second phase of improvements for the 101-year-old ballpark  include putting a new press box behind home plate, extending the roof over the first baseline grandstand and even a new Wrigley Field-style sign with the name of the park.  Read more here.

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Blues Seek Name for Mascot

Bristol Blues BA blues-loving, zoot suit-wearing, saxophone-carrying bear has been introduced as the mascot for the first-year Bristol Blues (Summer Collegiate, Futures Collegiate Baseball League), but the character still needs a name.  The team is seeking fan input.  Read more here.

New mascot needs a name, Bristol Blues Facebook photo

Team mascot needs a name, Bristol Blues Facebook photo

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Eastern Bank Named Presenting Sponsor of the 2015 Futures Collegiate League All-Star Game

North Shore Navigators New LogoPRESS RELEASE – Eastern Bank has signed on to be the presenting sponsor of the Futures Collegiate League All-Star game, which will be held on July 21, 2015 at Fraser Field in Lynn. Continue reading

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