Author Archives: Mike McCann

South Bend Cubs extend PDC to 2020

The South Bend Cubs have extended their player development contract with the Cubs to 2020.  This was a new affiliation beginning last year, but it seems to be going well.  Interestingly, now all Midwest League PDCs end in either 2016 … Continue reading

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Biloxi Shuckers extend PDC with Brewers to 2020

The Biloxi Shuckers have extended their player development contract with the Brewers to 2020.  This is a two year extension, but I’m sure the Brewers are happy with their nice new facility. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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New Orleans Zephyrs extend PDC with Marlins to 2020

The New Orleans Zephyrs have extended their player development contract with the Marlins to 2020.  The Zephyrs also announced that they will be changing their name for the 2017 season and voting is currently in progress for that new name. … Continue reading

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Eugene Emeralds extend PDC with Cubs to 2018

The Eugene Emeralds have extended their player development contract with the Cubs to 2018.  This was a new affiliation last year and it’s a good sign that this renewal is coming at the beginning of the season since there are … Continue reading

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Mahoning Valley Scrappers extend PDC with Indians to 2018

The Mahoning Valley Scrappers have extended their player development contract with the Indians to 2018.  I don’t think that anyone was holding their breath about this one since the team is so close to Cleveland. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Dylan Bundy Baltimore Orioles Signing – June 7, 2016

Last Tuesday, I went to the Dylan Bundy signing at the Orioles Store at the York Galleria Mall.  It was a good event with a decent turnout.  Unlike other times that I went to signings at the Orioles Store, they … Continue reading

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Reno Aces extend PDC with Diamondbacks to 2018

The Reno Aces have extended their player development contract with the Diamondbacks to 2018.  At the AAA level, there are now 10 PDCs that expire at the end of the season. While I do expect most affiliations to remain intact, … Continue reading

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Baltimore Orioles Birds are Back Rally – April 30, 2016

I went to the Orioles Birds are Back Rally in Westminster, MD on April 30.  I try to go to this event each year since it’s not all that far from me and it’s a good opportunity to get an … Continue reading

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Wilmington Blue Rocks and Potomac Nationals Autographs – April 24, 2016

At the game between the Blue Rocks and Nationals, I was able to get some autographs.  I had cards of some of the Blue Rocks coaches as they had previously played in the major leagues.  I was able to get … Continue reading

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Wilmington Blue Rocks vs Potomac Nationals – April 24, 2016

I was able to see another Wilmington Blue Rocks game last Sunday.  One of the most exciting things for me was that I was going to be able to the Royals #21 prospect RHP Pedro Fernandez.  And unlike the last … Continue reading

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