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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Modern Woodmen Park (Davenport, IA)

Quad Cities River Bandits New PrimaryBrian Merzbach from BallparkReviews.com recently visited Modern Woodmen Park, the home of the Quad Cities River Bandits (Single-A, Midwest League).  View photos and review here.

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Kinston Welcomes Back Baseball

Carolina League LogoTexas Rangers LogoGovernor Pat McCrory was part of the celebration in Kinston (NC) as the city formally recognized the return of baseball there for the first time since the end 2011.  Read more and watch news report here.

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Eight Teams Host Bobblection 2016, Miracle Offer Third Party Party

Ft. Myers Miracle LogoPRESS RELEASE – Traditionally, the state of Florida’s 29 electoral votes are coveted amongst presidential candidates, but on Thursday, August 25, Hammond Stadium will be the third stop of BOBBLECTION 2016 presented by Jelly Beadz, WJBX News, Talk & More and Beasley Media. Continue reading

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Adelanto Makes Plans for Ballpark Without Mavs

High Desert Mavericks 2 AlternativeAfter being informed of Minor League Baseball’s realignment reducing the size of the Single-A California League to eight teams, Mayor Rich Kerr said he would start making phone calls immediately. His intent: Filling Stater Bros. Stadium’s calendar as early as the beginning of November, following the city’s planned rodeo.  Read more here.  As for the High Desert Mavericks, the team is headed to the Single-A Carolina League and Kinston (NC).  Read more and watch news report here.

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Blaze, Mavs Heading to Carolina League

Bakersfield Blaze LogoHigh Desert Mavericks 2 AlternativeMinor League Baseball will reportedly announce today that the Bakersfield Blaze and High Desert Mavericks will be contracted from the Single-A California League at the end of the 2016 season.  In the worst-kept industry secret, the two franchises will head east for the Single-A Carolina League.  The Cal League will become an eight-team, one-division circuit.  Read more here.  Read background story here.

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A Year Out, Volcanoes Announce ‘EclipseFest’ 2017

Salem Keizer Volcanoes LogoPRESS RELEASE – In celebration of the once-in-a-lifetime total solar eclipse to hit Oregon, the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes are hosting an EclipseFest at Volcanoes Stadium to coincide with home baseball series August 18-21. Continue reading

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Greensboro Shows Off Special ‘Jeansboro’ Unis for Tomorrow Night

Greensboro Grasshoppers LogoThe Greensboro Grasshoppers (Single-A, South Atlantic League will be wearing new uniforms on Saturday, August 20, and it’s all about the denim.  Read more and view photos here.

Greensboro Grasshoppers Jeansboro Night Unis

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