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Vancouver Canadians extend PDC with Blue Jays to 2018

The Vancouver Canadians have extended their player development contract with the Blue Jays to 2018.  Vancouver remains the only minor league team in Canada and they will remain an affiliate of the only major league team in Canada. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Greenville Drive extend PDC with Red Sox to 2020

The Greenville Drive have extended their player development contract with the Red Sox to 2020.  These two have have been together since 2005 when the team relocated from Columbia. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Hartford Yard Goats extend PDC with Rockies to 2018

The Hartford Yard Goats have extended their player development contract with the Rockies to 2018.  The Yard Goats are still working on having their stadium finished and their opening day is going to be delayed by about two months.  Despite … Continue reading

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Pacific Association Tryouts – Feb 20-21

Occasionally, I will get messages from aspiring baseball players asking about how to tryout for a team.  I will tell them that they can contact teams and ask about open tryouts.  I received this flyer about tryouts for the independent … Continue reading

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Delmarva Shorebirds Extend PDC with Orioles to 2018

The Delmarva Shorebirds have extended their player development contract with the Orioles to 2018.  This affiliation began in 1997. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Columbus Clippers extend PDC with Indians to 2018

The Columbus Clippers have extended their player development contract with the Indians to 2018.  These two have been together since 2009. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Birmingham Barons extend PDC with White Sox to 2020

The Birmingham Barons have extended their player development contract with the White Sox to 2020.  This was already at 2018, so this was only a two year extension.  The White Sox affiliation with Birmingham began in 1986. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Omaha Storm Chasers extend PDC with Royals to 2018

The Omaha Storm Chasers have extended their player development contract with the Royals to 2018.  This ensures that Omaha will be a Royals affiliate for the first 50 years of the team’s existence. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Lowell Spinners extend PDC with Red Sox to 2018

The Lowell Spinners have extended their player development contract with the Red Sox to 2018.  As there is only one NY-Penn League team in Massachusetts and it’s right next to Boston, there is no chance of this affiliation changing. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Indianapolis Indians extend PDC with Pirates to 2020

The Indianapolis Indians have extended their player development contract with the Pirates to 2020.  Since it is the end of the season, I would expect to see a few teams renewing some of the contracts that will be expiring after … Continue reading

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