Author Archives: Mike McCann

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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Harrisburg Senators Autographs – April 17, 2016

Normally, when I try to get autographs before games, I generally find myself on the visitor side because most people at the game are trying to get autographs from the home team.  This wasn’t the case in the Reading-Harrisburg game … Continue reading

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Harrisburg Senators vs Reading Fightin Phils – April 17, 2016

I was able to get to a Harrisburg Senators game for the first time since 2007 today.  I was really looking forward to it because the starting pitcher for the Senators was the #1 prospect in all of minor league … Continue reading

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Buffalo Bisons extend PDC with Blue Jays to 2018

The Buffalo Bisons have extended their player development contract with the Blue Jays to 2018.  The International League has been fairly stable recently with their affiliates and to me, the only possible change I can see is the Mets trying … Continue reading

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Stockton Ports extend PDC with A’s to 2020

The Stockton Ports have extended their player development contract with the A’s to 2020.  Prior to this announcement, none of the agreements with California League teams went beyond this season.  I do expect that most of the teams will remain … Continue reading

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Northwest Arkansas Naturals extend PDC with Royals to 2020

The Northwest Arkansas Naturals have extended their player development contract with the Royals to 2020.  I know teams on the west coast want to have their AA affiliate in the Texas League, but as there are only eight teams, a number … Continue reading

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Richmond Flying Squirrels extend PDC with Giants to 2020

The Richmond Flying Squirrels have extended their player development contract with the Giants to 2020.  When the team moved to Richmond, it was with the plans of getting a new stadium.  That was in 2010 and they haven’t started work … Continue reading

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Sacramento River Cats extend PDC with Giants to 2020

The Sacramento River Cats have extended their player development contract with the Giants to 2020.  The Giants first partnered with Sacramento for the 2015 season, so things must have gone well. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Burlington Royals extend PDC with Royals to 2020

The Burlington Royals have extended their player development contract with the Royals to 2020.  I still have the personal opinion that the Royals should consider only having one team between the Appalachian League and Pioneer League.  The Idaho Falls contract ends … Continue reading

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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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