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Spokane Indians: The Ultimate Pokemon Baseball Team

Spokane Indians LogoPRESS RELEASE – Since the release of Pokémon Go in early July, Avista Stadium has been rife with Onix in the outfield, Magnemites on the mound, Pidgeys in the press box, and Digletts under the dugout. Naturally, this got the front office of the Spokane Indians thinking about which Pokémon would make up the best baseball team and the rest, as they say, is history. Continue reading

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Volcanoes Break Franchise Attendance Record

Salem Keizer Volcanoes LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Salem-Keizer Volcanoes were on the wrong end of a 4-2 score against visiting Vancouver Canadians on Monday night in front of a sold out crowd at Volcanoes Stadium. Continue reading

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Ballpark Development Opportunity for Boise Hawks, Pro Soccer?

Boise Hawks LogoUnited Soccer League President Jake Edwards is keen to place a minor league team in Boise.  Portland Timbers President of Soccer and General Manager Gavin Wilkinson wants to be involved in a USL team in Boise for his MLS franchise.  Read more here.

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Volcanoes Stadium Gets Face Lift for 20th Season

Salem Keizer Volcanoes LogoPRESS RELEASE – Just like diamonds need to be polished every decade or so, so do baseball diamonds and that is precisely what the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes did this offseason. Continue reading

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Boise Hawks Introduce New Dugout Suite

Boise Hawks LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Boise Hawks, Northwest League affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, are excited to announce the “Hawks Dugout Suite” – a new group area and first of their newest wave of improvements to Memorial Stadium for 2016. Continue reading

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AquaSox Name Fensterbush Assistant GM

Everett AquaSox LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Everett AquaSox are pleased to announce a promotion within their front office. Erica Fensterbush has been named Assistant General Manager of the AquaSox effective immediately. Fensterbush was most recently the Director of Tickets for the club. The AquaSox, an affiliate of the Seattle Mariners, will be playing their 33rd season in Everett in 2015. Continue reading

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Possible Site for New Boise Ballpark?

Boise Hawks LogoA downtown Boise (ID) stadium, specifically for baseball, could be built near Boise State University, Mayor Dave Bieter said at an interview this week.  Read more here.

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