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Fredericksburg Nationals vs Delmarva Shorebirds – July 3, 2022

I made it to stadium #126 yesterday seeing the new Fredericksburg Nationals stadium.  The game was similar to the last where it was a pitching duel at the beginning, but then the runs started towards the end.  The Shorebirds scored … Continue reading

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Wilmington Blue Rocks vs Aberdeen IronBirds – May 29, 2022

For my first minor league game of the year, I saw my closest team, the Blue Rocks.  I actually hadn’t been since 2018, but not much has changed at Frawley Stadium.  The game featured 13 walks, including 9 issued by … Continue reading

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Update on 2021 Minor League Baseball – Rochester Red Wings are Nationals AAA Affiliate

It was announced that the Rochester Red Wings will be the Nationals AAA affiliate.  This is not a surprising development given all of the other changes, but it does mean that Richmond will likely remain in the AA Eastern League.  … Continue reading

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Fredericksburg team to be known as Nationals

The new team in Fredericksburg, the relocating Potomac Nationals, will be known as the Fredericksburg Nationals.  I’m somewhat surprised that they chose to maintain the Nationals moniker instead of creating a separate identity, but since they are relatively close to … Continue reading

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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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Potomac Nationals extend PDC with Washington to 2020

The Potomac Nationals have extended their player development contract with the Washington Nationals to 2020.  Potomac has been a Nationals affiliate since 2005 when the Expos relocated to Washington.  The team is planning to move to Fredericksburg where I would … Continue reading

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Hagerstown Suns extend PDC with Nationals to 2020

The Hagerstown Suns have extended their player development contract with the Nationals to 2020.  The Suns have been a Nationals affiliate since 2007.  Despite the failing efforts of finding a new stadium for this team, the Nationals enjoy the proximity … Continue reading

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Auburn Doubledays extend PDC with Nationals to 2020

The Auburn Doubledays have extended their player development contract with the Nationals to 2020.  This surprised me a little bit just because the Nationals will no longer have their AAA affiliate in Syracuse.  So I would think that they may … Continue reading

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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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Syracuse Chiefs bought by Mets, becoming Mets affiliate in 2019

The Mets have purchased the Syracuse Chiefs and will become a Mets affiliate in 2019.  This cannot happen sooner as the Nationals have a player development contract signed through 2018 and when that ends the Mets can affiliate with Syracuse.  … Continue reading

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