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PawSox Stadium Forum Held

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyThe ongoing debate over whether the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) should build a new stadium in downtown Providence (RI) continued Tuesday as more than 200 supporters and opponents of the plan gathered inside a dueling pianos bar located less than a mile from the proposed ballpark.  Read more here.

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: First Tennessee Park (Nashville, TN)

Charlies Ballparks PageNashville Sounds New Color Pick LogoCharles O’Reilly from CharliesBallparks.com recently visited First Tennessee Park (37 photos), the new home of the Nashville Sounds (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League).  View photo gallery here.

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RiverDogs Hold Attention-Grabbing Breast Cancer Awareness Night

Charleston RiverdogsAs part of Hope Week, the Charleston RiverDogs (Single-A, South Atlantic League) gave away Bobble Boobs Saturday night to raise awareness about breast cancer.  Read more here.

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Zephyr Field (New Orleans, LA)

New Orleans Zephyrs LogoMLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill recently visited Zephyr Field, home of the New Orleans Zephyrs (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League).  Read more and view photos in a three-part series here, here and here.

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No PawSox Ballpark Consideration by Legislature Until 2016

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyRhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello says lawmakers are unlikely to consider a revised proposal for a Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) stadium in Providence until their next regular session in January.  Read more here.

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: First Tennessee Park (Nashville, TN)

Nashville Sounds New Color Pick LogoBrian Merzbach from BallparkReviews.com recently visited First Tennessee Park, the new home of the Triple-A Nashville Sounds (Pacific Coast League).  View photos and review here.

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A Missed Downtown Opportunity: Building NBT Bank Stadium

Syracuse Chiefs Secondary MarkSports columnist Bud Poliquin reflects on the summer 20 years ago when construction began on what is now called NBT Bank Stadium, home of the Syracuse Chiefs (Triple-A, International League), which replaced old MacArthur Stadium.  It’s not a fond memory, however, as he believes it was built in the wrong place.  Read more here.  His colleague Sean Kirst shares his thoughts too.  Read more here.

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