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English Introduced as New Owner of Brockton Rox

Brockton Rox Main LogoChris English, chairman of the Brockton 21st Century Corp. and former owner of the defunct indy pro Nashua Pride (Atlantic League) from 1998-2004, was introduced as the new owner of the summer collegiate Brockton Rox (Futures Collegiate Baseball League) at press conference on Monday.  Read more and view photos here.

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Brockton Rox Under New Ownership

Brockton Rox Main LogoChris English, chairman of the Brockton 21st Century Corp. and former owner of the defunct indy pro Nashua Pride (Atlantic League) from 1998-2004, is the new owner of the summer collegiate Brockton Rox (Futures Collegiate Baseball League).  English has already begun investing money in the field at Campanelli StadiumRead more here.

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Happy 75th Birthday, Holman Stadium!

Opening on Sept. 23, 1937, historic Holman Stadium in Nashua (NH) celebrated its 75th birthday this past weekend.  To recognize the occasion, Tom King from the Nashua Telegraph shares his 10 most favorite recent memories at the old (but nicely renovated) ballpark.  Read more and view photos here.

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More on the Futures Collegiate Baseball League

Nausha Telegram staff writer Tom King recently interviewed Chris Hall, commissioner of the new Futures Collegiate Baseball League.  The two talked about the development of the league, the availabity of quality talent, and potential markets.  Hall was the former GM of the Nashua Pride and American Defenders of New Hampshire.  The Martha’s Vineyard Sharks and a new team in Nashua run by the Continue reading

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Holman Stadium to Get New Team

Nashua (NH) Mayor Donnalee Lozeau’s office plans to announce at a press conference on Thursday that Holman Stadium will be getting a new franchise from a newly formed summer collegiate league.  The team will be owned and financed by Wisconsin businessman Eric Butlein, but it will be managed and operated by the Single-A Lowell Spinners.  The commissioner of the yet-to-be-unveiled league is Chris Continue reading

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Former Pride GM Reflects on Baseball in Nashua

Former general manager of the defunct Nashua Pride and American Defenders of New Hampshire Chris Hall took time out of his schedule away from baseball to talk turkey with the Nashua Telegram newspaper about the demise of baseball in Nashua.  He calls Dan Duquette‘s operation of the franchise a “mess,” talks solely Continue reading

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