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Midwest Collegiate League Announces Addition of Michigan City Lakers

Michigan City Lakers LogoPRESS RELEASE – The  Midwest Collegiate League has announced the addition of a new team for the 2015 season. The Michigan City Lakers have reached an agreement to join the MCL, bringing with them a team tradition that dates back to 1973. Continue reading

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Brigade Join Newly Formed Great Plains League

Great Plains League LogoJunction City Brigade LogoThe summer collegiate Junction City Brigade have joined the newly formed Great Plains League – not to be confused with the Great Plains Baseball League turned Midwest Collegiate League. Continue reading

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Hounds Announce Two New Front Office Hires

DuPage County Hounds LogoPRESS RELEASE – The DuPage County Hounds (Midwest Collegiate League) announced today the hiring of Bryan Anderson to the new position of Assistant General Manager of Sponsorship Sales and Thomas Norden to the new position of Assistant General Manager of Ticket Sales. Continue reading

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Oilmen Announce Departure of GM, Search for Replacement Will Begin Shortly

Northwest Indiana OilmenPRESS RELEASE – Northwest Indiana Oilmen Team President Don Popravak has announced that General Manager Jim Taipalus has left the team to pursue other interests, effective immediately. Continue reading

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MLB’s Midwest Professional Showcase to Begin Today at Oil City Stadium

Northwest Indiana OilmenPRESS RELEASE – Although the Northwest Indiana Oilmen season concluded on Sunday, the Oil City Stadium diamond will not remain dormant for long.  Major League Baseball’s newest high school scouting effort will make its way to Whiting on Tuesday and Wednesday in the form of the first ever Midwest Professional Showcase. Continue reading

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Oilmen Launch Marketing Campaign During ’42’ Movie Debut

Northwest Indiana OilmenPRESS RELEASE – The Northwest Indiana Oilmen are pleased to announce that they will kick off their 2013 marketing efforts with a new commercial that will air in conjunction with the release of the movie “42” on Friday, April 12. Continue reading

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Aviators Take Over Marinelli Field, Foresters Will Play On the Road

Rockford Aviators Primary LogoRockford Foresters LogoThe indy pro Rockford Aviators (formerly Rockford RiverHawks) (Frontier League) have signed a one-year lease agreement (with one-year options for the next four years) with the Rockford (IL) Park District to operate Marinelli Field.  As a result, the summer collegiate Rockford Foresters (Midwest Collegiate League), which Continue reading

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