Tag Archives: Southern League

No New Stadium On Deck in Huntsville

Huntsville Stars LogoA minor league baseball pitch hasn’t been thrown from the mound at Joe Davis Stadium in more than two years, and it doesn’t look like that is going to change any time soon.  Read more and view news report here.

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Fans Enjoy Ballpark Improvements in Jacksonville

Jacksonville Suns J LogoBaseball fans got a preview of the new Tiki Terrace in left field and other improvements at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville, home of the Jacksonville Suns (Double-A, Southern League), as the University of Florida Gators took on the Florida State Seminoles Tuesday evening.  View photo gallery here.

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Lookouts Unveil Updated Marks and New Uniforms for 2016

Chattanooga_LookoutsPRESS RELEASE – The Chattanooga Lookouts today unveiled updated marks and new jerseys for the 2016 season at a press conference at Erlanger’s e-Kids Learning Center. The team will wear their new home uniforms for the first time on Tuesday, April 12 at 6:15 p.m. Continue reading

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Suns Announce Stadium Improvements

Jacksonville Suns J LogoPRESS RELEASE – Before hosting a Jacksonville Suns game for the first time April 7, the team’s new ownership, along with the City of Jacksonville and SMG, are enhancing guest areas around the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. The team announced the projects at a press conference Tuesday afternoon near the construction site of a left-field Tiki Terrace. Continue reading

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Biloxi Makes Final Ballpark Payment

Biloxi Shuckers Primary LogoThe Biloxi City Council approved what should be the final payment related to the construction of MGM Park, home of the Biloxi Shuckers (Double-A, Southern League).  Read more here.

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Mobile Redevelopment Talks Could Include New Ballpark

Mobile Bay Bears New LogoA new baseball stadium could be part of future talks when city officials in Mobile (AL) begin contemplating replacements for the 51-year-old Mobile Civic Center, a top city officials said on Tuesday.  Read more here.

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White Sox, Barons Extend PDC

Chicago White Sox LogoBirmingham Barons LogoBuilding off the success of three consecutive attendance record setting seasons, the Birmingham Barons (Double-A, Southern League) and the Chicago White Sox have jointly agreed to terms on a two-year extension of their Player Development Contract through 2020.  Read more here.

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