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Plans for Shakopee Ballpark Formally Announced, American Association Targeted

Plans were formally announced this week for an 8,500-seat baseball stadium in Shakopee (MN) that a newly formed minor league team will call home.  A goal for the team is to be a part of the American Association (Independent Professional) and revive the old-time rivalry between the Minneapolis Millers and the St. Paul Saints.  Read more here.  Read previous news here.

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An 8,000-Seat Stadium in Shakopee (MN) Proposed for Return of Millers

There was another step forward in plans to bring a minor league baseball team and stadium to the Twin Cities south of the river.  Organizers invited residents of Shakopee (MN) to a community event Thursday night at Canterbury Park, where plans and photos were unveiled.  The league for the “Metro Millers” has not yet been identified.  Read more and watch news report here.  Read more here and hereView website here.

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Omaha Flame Group Targeting Shakopee (MN)?

Shakopee Facebook LogoWhile doing a little research on the failed effort to build a new stadium and bring an expansion indy pro Northern League franchise called the Metro Millers to the south Minneapolis (MN) suburb of Burnsville back in 2008, we came across a website claiming that a new team also called the Metro Millers will begin play at the yet-t0-be-built Metro Millers Multi-Event Park in nearby Continue reading

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