Tag Archives: Frontier League

Otters Add Two to Front Office

PRESS RELEASE – After unveiling early additions to the 2018 front office staff, the Evansville Otters continue to welcome new members to the club’s front office. The Otters announced the hiring of Zoe Urbina and Chris Gunn for the 2018 season. Continue reading

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Game Company Claims Purchase of Joliet Ballpark Naming Rights

When the twisted minds behind Cards Against Humanity asked fans to pitch in $15 to help the game company “save America,” almost any potential scenario was on the table, including digging a pointless hole in the ground.  On day six of their (anti-Donald Trump/advertising) campaign, they claim they have purchased the naming rights to the home of the Joliet Slammers (Independent Professional, Frontier League).  Read more and watch video here.  Read about Cards Against Humanity Saves Baseball here.  So, what do the Slammers have to say?

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Schaumburg Officials Endorse $10.5 Million in Upgrades to Boomers Ballpark

Schaumburg (IL) village board members Tuesday joined their counterparts on the Schaumburg Park District board in endorsing a four-year, $10.5 million plan to upgrade the nearly 19-year-old baseball stadium the two governments co-own.  Read more and view renderings here.

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$1.5 Million in Repairs Coming to Historic Bosse Field

Plans are being made for major repairs to Evansville’s 102-year-old Bosse Field baseball stadium using money from a county property tax increase that takes effect in January. Read more here.

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Crushers to Celebrate 10th Anniversary in 2018, Unveil Logo

PRESS RELEASE – The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, will be celebrating their 10th season during the upcoming 2018 campaign! To kick off the season-long celebration, the team has unveiled a new 10th season commemorative logo that will be used throughout the season. Continue reading

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Joliet Ballpark to Adorn Route 66 Theme

The home of the Joliet Slammers (Independent Professional, Frontier League) will be re-named Joliet Route 66 Stadium, city officials announced. The unveiling of the new name along with an artist’s image of what it will look like happened at the Route 66 Miles of Possibility Conference being held in Joliet (IL).  Read more here.

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Boomers Hire New General Manager

RESS RELEASE – The Schaumburg Boomers, a professional minor league baseball team serving Chicago’s northwest suburbs, is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Larson as General Manager. Continue reading

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