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AAA Affiliation Announcements

Nashville Sounds sign PDC with Rangers to 2022 Fresno Grizzlies sign PDC with Nationals to 2020 San Antonio (former Colorado Springs Sky Sox) extend PDC with Brewers to 2020 So I was way off with my thoughts.  It appears that … Continue reading

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Las Vegas 51s sign PDC with A’s to 2020; Fresno and Round Rock Changing Affiliates

The Las Vegas 51s have signed a player development contract with the A’s to 2020.  The last few cycles it was Las Vegas that was the last contract to be announced because of the poor facilities.  And now that they … Continue reading

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Frisco RoughRiders extend PDC with Rangers to 2020

The Frisco RoughRiders have extended their player development contract with the Rangers to 2020.  The RoughRiders have been a Rangers affiliate since their inaugural season in 2003. http://minorleaguesource.com/pdc.html

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Hickory Crawdads bought by Rangers

The Hickory Crawdads have been purchase by the Texas Rangers.  The Rangers now own both of their North Carolina minor league affiliates, with the other being the Down East Wood Ducks of the Carolina League.  I’m sure this decision was … Continue reading

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Down East Wood Ducks vs Myrtle Beach Pelicans – July 1, 2017

I’ve been to Grainger Stadium in Kinston, NC for two Indians games over ten years ago, but I wanted to come back to see the new team added to the Carolina League this year.  I wasn’t expecting a large turnout, … Continue reading

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Spokane Indians extend PDC with Rangers to 2018

The Spokane Indians have extended their player development contract with the Rangers to 2018.  Now, 6 of the 22 PDCs at the Short Season A level expire this year.  I have to assume that the Aqua Sox will remain with the Mariners and … Continue reading

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Two Teams Moving From California League to Carolina League for 2017

It was announced today that Bakersfield and High Desert will be leaving the California League and franchises will be added in Fayetteville, NC (most likely) and Kinston, NC.  There has been discussion about this for years and it has finally … Continue reading

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High Desert Mavericks sign PDC with Rangers to 2016

The High Desert Mavericks signed a player development contract with the Rangers to 2016.  The Rangers would have preferred to remain in the Carolina League, but the Mudcats chose the Braves over them.  I expect the Rangers to make an … Continue reading

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Back from Vacation – PDC Updates for the Week

I haven’t been available to update my website for the past week since I was away, but here’s a list of player development contract extensions this week: AAA: Rochester Red Wings extend PDC with Twins to 2016 (8/25) Las Vegas … Continue reading

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