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Pittsfield Suns Hire Lieberman as New GM

PRESS RELEASE – The Pittsfield Suns and the Goldklang Group on Monday announced that Michael Lieberman has been named the team’s new general manager. A 25-year veteran of the sports industry, Lieberman has served as a general manager in summer collegiate baseball for 11 seasons. He has also held leadership positions in both affiliated and independent professional baseball.

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Suns, Pittsfield Extend Wahconah Park Lease

Pittsfield Suns LogoPRESS RELEASE – When the Suns arrived in Pittsfield prior to the 2012 season, they promised change and tenure. They accomplished the former right away, and are now pleased to announce a new agreement that will ensure the latter. Continue reading

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Pittsfield Suns, Wahconah Park Hosting 2013 FCBL All-Star Game Thursday

Pittsfield Suns LogoPRESS RELEASE – On July 25th the Pittsfield Suns will be hosting the FCBL All-Star game presented by the Haddad Auto Dealerships. The All-Stars will be split into the Massachusetts All-Stars and the New England All-Stars. Continue reading

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Expansion Suns Strong in Home Opener, Look to Keep Momentum Rolling Tonight at Wahconah

The summer collegiate Pittsfield Suns (Futures Collegiate Baseball League) had a successful inaugural home opener on Thursday night in front of 2,261 fans at vintage Wahconah Park.  Read more and watch video here.  The Suns play their second home game tonight.

 

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Pittsfield Suns Prepare to Go Where No Other Teams Have Gone Before

Can the Goldklang Group succeed at Wahconah Park in Pittsfield with the expansion summer collegiate Pittsfield Suns (Futures Collegiate Baseball League) where others have failed?  Tony Dobrowolski from the Berkshire Eagle takes a look at the Suns’ ownership and the challenging task ahead of them.  Read more here.

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New Logo, Website for Pittsfield Suns

The expansion summer collegiate Pittsfield Suns (Futures Collegiate Baseball League) have a new logo and website at www.pittsfieldsuns.com.  The team begins play at historic Wahconah Park on June 7 against the Nashua Silver Knights.

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Pittsfield Chooses FCBL, Goldklang Group

In a not-so-surpirsing move, the Pittsfield (MA) City Council has selected the seasoned Goldklang Group, representing the second-year Futures Collegiate Baseball League, over an inexperienced local group, representing the New England Collegiate Baseball League, to bring a new summer collegiate franchise to Wahconah Park.  The Goldklang ownership will pay $13,500 annually, plus Continue reading

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