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Boise Hawks extend PDC with Rockies to 2020

The Boise Hawks have extended their player development contract with the Rockies to 2020.  The Hawks have been a Rockies affiliate since 2015.  Most Short Season A affiliates have expiring contracts at the end of 2018, but it’s too early … Continue reading

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Williamsport Crosscutters extend PDC with Phillies to 2020

The Williamsport Crosscutters have extended their player development contract with the Philadelphia Phillies to 2020.  The Crosscutters have been a Phillies affiliate since 2007.  I haven’t heard much recently about the Phillies trying to move their NY-Penn League affiliate to … Continue reading

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Salt Lake Bees extended PDC with Angels to 2020 (announced in April)

The Salt Lake Bees extended their player development contract with the Angels to 2020.  This was announced on April 4, but I missed it.  The Angels have been in Salt Lake since 2001. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Pete Mackanin and Larry Bowa Phillies Coaches Signing – September 11, 2017

On September 11, I was able to attend the Bull Session Radio Show at The Blue Bell Inn in Blue Bell, PA.  The show is hosted by Dan Baker and former Phillies player Greg Luzinski and they typically have a … Continue reading

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Astros Ending Affiliation With Greeneville

The Astros have announced that they are ending their affiliation with Greeneville of the Appalachian League.  It is expected that the franchise will remain and another major league team will take on this franchise.  The Astros have been in the … Continue reading

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Autographs from Reading – Harrisburg Game – August 27, 2017

I’ve talked before about how Reading is a great place for autographs, but this time, I decided to go for home team autographs instead of away team autographs.  The Fightin Phils also need to walk through the concourse to get … Continue reading

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Reading Fightin Phils vs Harrisburg Senators – August 27, 2017

On Sunday, I went to Reading to see the Fightin Phils (still not a fan of that name) take on the Harrisburg Senators.  Reading is always a great place for a ballgame.  I think the team does a good job … Continue reading

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Autographs from Aberdeen – Brooklyn Game – July 30, 2017

For games in the NY-Penn League, I don’t typically have many cards because many of the players were drafted this year and wouldn’t have any cards.  And it doesn’t help that I don’t seem to obtain new cards all that … Continue reading

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Aberdeen IronBirds vs Brooklyn Cyclones – July 30, 2017

On Sunday, I went to see the Aberdeen IronBirds take on the Brooklyn Cyclones.  Aberdeen is the second closest minor league team to me, so I try to see them play every so often.  The game was a 5:35 start … Continue reading

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Carolina Mudcats vs Winston-Salem Dash – July 2, 2017

It was a hot July afternoon in North Carolina, and I had a six hour drive ahead of me back to the Philadelphia area after the game, so I was looking forward to a quick low-scoring Carolina League game.  And … Continue reading

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