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Connecticut Tigers extend PDC with Detroit to 2018

The Connecticut Tigers have extended their PDC with Detroit to 2018.  Of the teams that aren’t owned by their parent, this is the first NY-Penn League team to extend their PDC past the end of this year. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Harrisburg Senators extend PDC with Nationals to 2018

The Harrisburg Senators have extended their player development contract with the Nationals to 2018.  The Senators have been with the Expos/Nationals franchise for so long that it’s tough to think about it being any different at this point.  Plus the … Continue reading

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Huntsville Stars Moving to Biloxi, MS for 2015 Season

The Huntsville Stars will be moving to Biloxi, Mississippi for the 2015 season.  Biloxi has been working on building a new stadium and obtaining a minor league team.  It makes the most sense for a Southern League team to play … Continue reading

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Syracuse Chiefs extend PDC with Nationals to 2018

The Syracuse Chiefs have extended their player development contract with the Nationals to 2018.  I would think the Nationals would rather be in Norfolk, but this works for them.  I now expect the Mets to try to affiliate with Rochester … Continue reading

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Charlotte Knights extend PDC with White Sox to 2020

The Charlotte Knights have extended their player development contract with the White Sox to 2020.  With the new stadium opening in 2014, you know that the White Sox wanted to remain there for a while. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Kannapolis Intimidators extend PDC with White Sox to 2018

The Kannapolis Intimidators have extended their player development contract with the White Sox to 2018.  I’m still surprised that the White Sox haven’t been trying to get into the Midwest League, but they have been in Kannapolis since 2001 and … Continue reading

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Inland Empire 66ers Extend PDC with Angels to 2016

The San Bernardino Inland Empire 66ers have extended their player development contract with the Angels to 2016.  San Bernardino is fairly close to Anaheim so this makes sense. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Cardinals to purchase Memphis Redbirds

The St. Louis Cardinals are buying the Memphis Redbirds, their AAA affiliate.  This is being done because of financial issues with the Redbirds.  There wasn’t much of a chance that Memphis was going to be an affiliate of any other … Continue reading

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New Hampshire Fisher Cats extend PDC with Blue Jays to 2016

  The New Hampshire Fisher Cats have extended their player development contract with the Blue Jays to 2016.  The rumors about Ottawa getting an Eastern League team have stopped since Ottawa said it would rather have an independent team, so … Continue reading

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Akron Aeros now Akron RubberDucks

The Akron Aeros have changed their name to the Akron RubberDucks.  I’m not much of a fan of this name change because it’s a bit too gimmicky for me.  I know they wanted to include rubber in there because of … Continue reading

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