Author Archives: Mike McCann

Affiliations for 2015 Set

The Carolina Mudcats have signed a PDC with the Braves to 2016. So even though no announcement has been made, this means that the High Desert Mavericks will be a Rangers affiliate. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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South Bend changes name to Cubs

The South Bend Silver Hawks have changed their name to the South Bend Cubs.  In recent years, teams have been getting away from sharing the nickname of their affiliation, but this will identify the team with its new major league … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Updates

Beloit Snappers extend PDC with A’s to 2016. Kane County Cougars sign PDC with Diamondbacks to 2016. Salem-Keizer Volcanoes extend PDC with Giants to 2016. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Tuesday’s Updates

Not much to mention today.  The Lansing Lugnuts made their player development contract extension with the Blue Jays official going to 2016.  The Boise Hawks announced that their player development contract with Rockies is signed until 2018. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Bakersfield Blaze with Mariners to 2016

The Bakersfield Blaze have signed a player development contract with the Mariners to 2016.  I thought that Bakersfield would end up as a Mariners affiliate, but probably as the last one to sign.  But I don’t know the state of … Continue reading

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Friday’s Updates

Here are the announcements from Friday: High A: Lake Elsinore Storm – Extended with Padres to 2016 Short Season A: Boise Hawks – Rockies, announcement on Tuesday Eugene Emeralds – Cubs to 2016 Tri-City Dust Devils – Padres to 2016 … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Updates – Too Many To List Separately

A number of PDCs were signed on Thursday: AAA: Colorado Springs Sky Sox – Brewers to 2016 Fresno Grizzlies – Astros to 2016 Nashville Sounds – A’s to 2018 Sacramento River Cats – Giants to 2016 AA: Mobile Bay Bears … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Updates – Too Many To List Separately

A number of PDCs were signed on Wednesday: AAA: Albuquerque Isotopes – Rockies to 2018 Iowa Cubs – extended with Cubs to 2018 Oklahoma City RedHawks – team purchased by Dodgers AA: New Britain Rock Cats – Rockies to 2016 … Continue reading

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Myrtle Beach Pelicans sign PDC with Cubs to 2016

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans have signed a player development contract with the Cubs to 2016.  This one did surprise me.  I knew the Cubs were planning on leaving the Florida State League, but I expect the Braves to go to … Continue reading

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Teams Available for New PDCs

Here is the list of teams that have not been renewed and are seeking new options.  Note that they are not prohibited from re-signed with their previous partner. AAA: Albuquerque Isotopes – Dodgers Colorado Springs Sky Sox – Rockies Fresno … Continue reading

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