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OSC Original by Dan Krieger
BASEBALL Arizona Winter League: The independent instructional AWL has posted its 2017 schedule that will feature four teams called the Edmonton Capitals, Laredo Apaches, Team Canada and Yuma Wranglers playing a three-week season next month. The league had six teams last season, but the El Paso Tejanos and Pericos de Puebla did not return. All games are played at the Ray Kroc Sports Complex in Yuma (AZ). The AWL is a showcase for players trying to latch onto an independent team for the upc... Full Story

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Billings Mustangs

BILLINGS, Montana - The National League Cincinnati Reds have announced that Ray Martinez will return as field manager of the Billings Mustangs for the 2017 season. Martinez guided the Mustangs to a 41 ... Full Story

Royals' Tyler Soy Named WHL Player of the Week

Victoria, BC- The Western Hockey League today announced that Victoria Royals' forward Tyler Soy has been named the WHL Player of the Week. Over the course of the week, Soy tallied nine points (2g-7 ... Full Story

Richard Bachman Named Ccm/AHL Player of the Week

Utica, NY - The American Hockey League announced today that Comets goaltender Richard Bachman has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Jan. 22, 2017. Bachman had a ... Full Story

Komets Head East

Fort Wayne, IN-- The Komets are headed East for three games in four nights for week 16 of 2016-17 as their five-game road tour continues while the Shrine Circus claims the Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wa ... Full Story

Whitecaps FC Sign Peruvian International Attacking

VANCOUVER, BC - Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced on Monday that the club has acquired attacking midfielder/forward Yordy Reyna from Austrian Bundesliga champions FC Red Bull Salzburg.Reyna, 23, was ac ... Full Story

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Newest Teams on OSC

The most recent minor league and alternative professional sports teams added to OurSports Central:

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Most Popular Teams on OSC

The following minor league and alternative professional sports teams on OurSports Central have been viewed the most over the last seven days:
  1. Wheeling Nailers - ECHL (ECHL)
  2. South Carolina Stingrays - ECHL (ECHL)
  3. Iowa Wild - American Hockey League (AHL)
  4. Grand Rapids Griffins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  5. Westchester Knicks - NBA Development League (D-League)
  6. Buies Creek Astros - Carolina League (CarL)
  7. Lehigh Valley Phantoms - American Hockey League (AHL)
  8. Buffalo Blitz - CAN-AM Indoor Football League (CAN-AM)
  9. Idaho Steelheads - ECHL (ECHL)
  10. Quad City Mallards - ECHL (ECHL)


Minor Leagues on OSC

OurSports Central provides coverage of select alternative and minor league professional sports leagues in addition to the top junior hockey leagues and college wood bat baseball leagues:

BASEBALL
Affiliated Minor League Baseball
ApL, AzFL, AzL, CalL, CarL, EL, FSL, GCL, IL, ML, MWL, NWL, NYPL, PCL, PL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
Alaska, Cape Cod, Coastal Plain, FCBL, GLSCL, GWL, NECBL, Northwoods, PGCBL, Prospect, TCL, WCL, WMBL
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, Can-Am, EPL, FL, PA, Pecos, USPBL

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
D-League, NBL Canada
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AFL, APF, CAN-AM, CIF, EIFC, IFL, NAL, SIF
Outdoor Football
CFL

HOCKEY
Junior Hockey
NAHL, OHL, QMJHL, USHL, WHL
Minor League Hockey
AHL, ECHL, FHL, SPHL
Women's Hockey
NWHL

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
MLL

OTHER
Other Sports
PFL, PRO Rugby
Other Women's
NPF, WTT

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
MASL
Outdoor Soccer
MLS, NASL, USL
Women's Soccer
NWSL