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Brockton Rox Announce Rick Derringer Concert

The Brockton Rox (Summer Collegiate, Futures League) have announced that the Shaw’s Center, adjacent to Campanelli Stadium, will host Rick Derringer on Saturday, February 10, 2018.  Derringer will play hits from his storied career, including “Hang On Sloopy,” “Frankenstein,” “Rock and Roll Hoochi Koo,” “Free Ride,” “Still Alive and Well,” “Real American” and many more.

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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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The Bravehearts: A Worcester Success Story

Worcester Bravehearts LogoWhen it comes to sports, Worcester hasn’t exactly hit a home run.  The repeated failures of teams to survive – Tornadoes, Sharks, Surge, IceCats, Marauders, Bombardiers, et al. – have left many sports fans feeling jilted and alone.  But the Worcester Bravehearts are drawing record crowds, placing 10th in the country in average per-game attendance for a summer collegiate baseball league this year.  Read more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.

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A Look at the Futures League

Futures Collegiate Baseball League LogoBoston Globe correspondents Patricia Harris and David Lyon take a look at the summer collegiate Futures Collegiate
Baseball League.  Read more here.

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Navs Break Attendance Record

North Shore Navigators New LogoAfter a pair of games on the road to open the season, the North Shore Navigators (Summer Collegiate, Futures League) welcomed a franchise-record crowd of 3,523 fans to Fraser Field for their 2016 home debut against the Seacoast Mavericks.  Read more and view photos here.

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Plans for New Seacoast Mavs Ballpark Presented

Seacoast Mavericks LogoRepresentatives from USA Training Center presented their proposal at a Brentwood (NH) planning board meeting that was considered the first big step in what will likely be a lengthy approval process.  The goal of the proposal is to provide home fields for the USA Mavericks Baseball Club and Seacoast Mavericks (Summer collegiate, Futures Collegiate Baseball League).  Read more here.

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Special Promotions and Events Populate the Navigators 2016 Schedule

North Shore Navigators New LogoPRESS RELEASE – Highlighted by the popular Wayne Alarm Friday Night Fireworks Series, the Navigators have some other special plans in store for the 2016 season. Continue reading

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