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Monday, April 10, 2017

PawSox envision smaller stadium than league requirement

The Providence Journal is proving to be the leading shill for a new park in Pawtucket. If they want to get fans back in the seats, maybe they shouldn’t be trying to fleece taxpayers.

Jim Furtado Posted: April 10, 2017 at 08:32 AM | 0 comment(s)
  Beats: minor league baseball, stadium deals

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Binghamton Mets Change Team Name To Rumble Ponies

This happened Novemeber 3rd; not sure why it wasn’t already posted. Embarrassment?

The winning name submission came from Nicole, of Binghamton. Her inspiration for Rumble Ponies came from “The Carousel,” a children’s book written by Binghamton University professor Liz Rosenberg about carousel horses that sleep in the winter, but come to life in the spring. Nicole was awarded season tickets for life and the first home jersey produced for winning the Name the Team Contest.

The losing finalists were: Bullheads, Gobblers, Rocking Horses, Stud Muffins & Timber Jockeys.

The Yankee Clapper Posted: November 26, 2016 at 02:30 AM | 21 comment(s)
  Beats: minor league baseball, new york mets, silly

 

 

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