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Update on 2021 Minor League Baseball – Revision 3

Today the Mets announced that their minor league affiliates would be Syracuse, Binghamton, Brooklyn, and St. Lucie.  It was previously suspected that Binghamton may be contracted, but now it appears that they are remaining in the Eastern League as the … Continue reading

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Update on 2021 Minor League Baseball – Revision 2

Based on a comment, I found out that the Vancouver Canadians will be the A’s High A affiliate in the Northwest League.  So I removed my question mark on that one. I didn’t make any other changes to the High … Continue reading

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Update on 2021 Minor League Baseball – Revision 1

Based on some comments I received and the Yankees press release, I’m going to make some updates to the list.  This is all speculation, so I might as well come up with some new scenarios. In the Yankees press release … Continue reading

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Update on 2021 Minor League Baseball

While the agreement between Minor League Baseball and Major League Baseball expired on September 30, there still hasn’t been any official announcements about what the teams or leagues will look like in the future.  But I’ll provide some information that … Continue reading

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Lakewood Changes Name to Jersey Shore BlueClaws

The Lakewood BlueClaws have changed their name to the Jersey Shore BlueClaws.  I’ve never been a fan of team names that contain a region instead of a city, but I’m surprised that they didn’t make this change earlier since Lakewood … Continue reading

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Florida Fire Frogs to play in North Port, FL in 2020

Somehow I missed this last month, but the Florida Fire Frogs will be playing in North Port, FL for the 2020 season.  The Fire Frogs lost their ability to play at Osceola County Stadium after the 2019 season because it … Continue reading

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Connecticut Tigers Change Name to Norwich Sea Unicorns

The Connecticut Tigers have changed their name to the Norwich Sea Unicorns.  In this case, I’m glad that they went away from their old name.  I didn’t think that it made much sense for the team to represent the entire … Continue reading

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Fort Myers Miracle Change Name to Mighty Mussels

The Fort Myers Miracle have changed their name to the Fort Myers Mighty Mussels.  This seems to follow the recent trend of names where they need to be two words.  And while they did inherit the name from the Miami … Continue reading

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2021 Worcester team to be called Red Sox

When Pawtucket moves to Worcester for the 2021 season, the team will be known as the Worcester Red Sox.  They decided to maintain the Red Sox name that Pawtucket used and plan to use the nickname Woo Sox.  Doesn’t have … Continue reading

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List of 42 Minor League Teams that could be eliminated

Ballpark Digest posted an article that provides a list of minor league teams that could be eliminated under Major League Baseball’s proposal to contract Minor League Baseball to 120 teams.  There is also talk about the potential political ramifications if … Continue reading

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