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CT Tigers Unveil 2016 Promo Schedule

Connecticut Tigers LogoThe Connecticut Tigers, Class-A Affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, are proud to unveil their 2016 promotional schedule. The 2016 season kicks off at Dodd Stadium on Wednesday, June 22nd against the New York Mets affiliate the Brooklyn Cyclones at 7:05 pm. The night will feature a 2016 magnet schedule giveaway for the first 4,000 fans presented by Dime Bank in addition to post-game fireworks! Continue reading

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More on Muckdogs Move to Waldorf

Batavia Muckdogs LogoThe slow-but-sure demise of the Batavia Muckdogs (Single-A, New York-Penn League) franchise might soon open the door to a new chapter of Minor League Baseball history.  If all goes according to plan, the Muckdogs will soon become the only majority black-owned team in baseball.  Read more from Baseball America here.

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Cyclones to Become Coney Island Franks, Unveil Special Branding

Brooklyn Cyclones LogoPRESS RELEASE – When you say the words “hot dog,” there are three images that should immediately come to mind: summer, baseball and Coney Island. This season the Brooklyn Cyclones will check off all three of those requirements, when they celebrate everyone’s favorite ballpark food and change their name to the Coney Island Franks for one night only. Continue reading

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Cutters Director of Smiles Included in 2016 Topps Card Release

Williamsport Crosscutters LogoPRESS RELEASE – Williamsport Crosscutters Director of Smiles, Rhashan West-Bey, will have his own Topps baseball card this season. The card, which will contain a piece of his game worn polo shirt, is part of the Fabrics of the Farm insert set in Topps 2016 Pro Debut Baseball. Continue reading

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Amid Rumors, Muckdogs Operator Issues Statement

Batavia Muckdogs LogoAddressing rumors that the Batavia Muckdogs (Single-A, New York-Penn League) have been sold and could be moving to Waldorf (MD), the team’s operator issued the following statement: Continue reading

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Cutters Break Ground on New Deck

Williamsport Crosscutters LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Williamsport Crosscutters along with the City of Williamsport held a groundbreaking today at BB&T Ballpark at Historic Bowman Field at the future site of the new Premium Deck that is scheduled to open for the team’s 2017 season. Continue reading

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Spinners Reportedly Sold to Heller

Lowell Spinners LogoLowell Spinners (Single-A, New York-Penn League) owner Drew Weber has reportedly signed a purchase-and-sale agreement to sell the team to Dave Heller of Main Street Baseball LLC.  Read more here.

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