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Harrisburg Senators extend PDC with Nationals to 2020

The Harrisburg Senators have extended their player development contract with the Nationals to 2020.  The Senators have been an affiliate of the Expos/Nationals franchise since 1991. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Jerad Eickhoff and Nick Williams Philadelphia Phillies Signing – January 17, 2018

On Wednesday, January 17, the Philadelphia Phillies had their annual player autograph session.  For the past few years, in the middle of January, the Phillies have had a player or two signing at the Majestic Clubhouse Store at Citizens Bank … Continue reading

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Vancouver Canadians extend PDC with Blue Jays to 2022

The Vancouver Canadians have extended their player development contract with the Blue Jays to 2022.  The Canadians are the only minor league team in Canada and have been an affiliate of the only major league team in Canada since 2011. … Continue reading

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Greeneville Reds replace Astros in Appalachian League

The Cincinnati Reds have affiliated with Greeneville of the Appalachian League and the team will be known as the Cincinnati Reds.  Greeneville had been an Astros affiliate since their inception in 2004.  The Reds are also maintaining their Rookie level … Continue reading

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Connecticut Tigers extend PDC with Tigers to 2020

The Connecticut Tigers have extended their player development contract with the Detroit Tigers to 2020.  The Detroit Tigers have had their affiliate in Norwich, Connecticut since the team relocated from Oneonta in 2010. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Lowell Spinners extend PDC with Red Sox to 2020

The Lowell Spinners have extended their player development contract with the Red Sox to 2020.  The Spinners have been a Red Sox affiliate since their inception in 1996 after relocating from Elmira. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Hartford Yard Goats extend PDC with Rockies to 2020

The Hartford Yard Goats have extended their player development contract with the Rockies to 2020.  It would definitely have been a shame if this wasn’t renewed because the Rockies went through a year of having their AA affiliate as a … Continue reading

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Tampa Yankees Change Name to Tampa Tarpons

The Tampa Yankees have changed their name to the Tampa Tarpons.  This is another instance where the minor league team is trying to create its own identity.  In this instance, they decided to go back to the nickname that was … Continue reading

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Gwinnett Braves Change Name To Gwinnett Stripers

The Gwinnett Braves have changed their name to the Gwinnett Stripers.  There are few teams that share their nickname with that of their major league affiliation because it limits the marketing opportunities.  Gwinnett decided that they would be better served … Continue reading

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Durham Bulls extend PDC with Rays to 2020

The Durham Bulls have extended their player development contract with the Rays to 2020.  They have been a Rays affiliate since they joined the league in 1998, so this extension isn’t a surprise. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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