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Releases for Thursday, June 30, 2016



Baseball

Alaska Baseball League
Miners Offense Torches Bucs - Mat-Su Miners

American Association
Fargo-Moorhead and Sioux City Game Suspended - Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks
Explorers Game Put on Hold Due to Curfew - Sioux City Explorers
Wingnuts Game Notes & Roster Moves: June 30 - Wichita Wingnuts
Tim Brown Nominated for Wichita Pro Athlete of the Year - Wichita Wingnuts

Appalachian League
MacDonald Hits for Cycle as Astros Roll over Rays, 14-3 - Greeneville Astros
Kevin Cornelius Transitioning to Power Player - Pulaski Yankees

Atlantic League
Preview - Bees Set Sights on Series Win over Patriots - New Britain Bees
Pre-Game Notes: at Southern Maryland - Sugar Land Skeeters
Skeeters Take Game 1 In Extras, Come Up Short In Tightly Contested Game 2 - Sugar Land Skeeters
July4York to Welcome Thousands to York's Biggest Party of the Summer - York Revolution

California League
Sixers Score in Bunches, Take Series from Storm - Inland Empire 66ers
Dykxhoorn Carries JetHawks to Sweep - Lancaster JetHawks
Shutout Propels Nuts to First Three-Game Winning Streak - Modesto Nuts
Quakes Drop Rubber-Game in Visalia; Home Thursday - Rancho Cucamonga Quakes
San Jose Giants' Phil Bickford Named to USA Squad for All-Star Futures Game - San Jose Giants
San Jose Giants on Deck: Giants, Rawhide to Play Four-Game Series in Visalia - San Jose Giants
French's Complete-Game Shutout Sinks Ports 5-0 - Stockton Ports
Visalia Hangs for One-Run Victory to Earn Series Win - Visalia Rawhide

Carolina League
Potomac Nationals 2016 Game Notes at Myrtle Beach Pelicans - Potomac Nationals
Salem Red Sox Playoff Tickets Now on Sale - Salem Red Sox
Winston-Salem Dash Game Notes (June 30 at Wilmington) - Winston-Salem Dash
Diamond in the Rough Program Returns for 2016 - Winston-Salem Dash

Coastal Plain League
Steamers Rally Past Marlins - Edenton Steamers
Throwback Thirsty Thursday Again - Wilson Tobs

Eastern League
2016 Eastern League All-Star Rosters Announced - EL
RubberDucks Place Six on EL All-Star Team - Akron RubberDucks
Four Curve Players Selected for Eastern League All-Star Game - Altoona Curve
Oberste, Pill & Taylor Headed to All-Star Game - Binghamton Mets
B-Mets Game Notes: Game #77 - B-Mets (33-43) vs. Fisher Cats (33-44) - 6:35 pm - Binghamton Mets
Four Baysox Named to All-Star Team - Bowie Baysox
Four SeaWolves Named Eastern League All-Stars - Erie SeaWolves
SeaWolves Swept - Erie SeaWolves
Three Harrisburg Senators to Participate in the Eastern League All-Star Game - Harrisburg Senators
Six Hartford Yard Goats Players Named to Eastern League All-Star Team - Hartford Yard Goats
Eastern League All-Stars: Murphy Smith, Rowdy Tellez Represent N.H. - New Hampshire Fisher Cats
Romanski, Jerez Selected to Eastern League All-Star Game - Portland Sea Dogs
Sea Dogs Game Notes June 30 vs. Hartford (Game 78) - Portland Sea Dogs
Former Phillies Closer Jonathan Papelbon to Rehab in Baseballtown - Reading Fightin Phils
Six Fightins Named to Eastern League All-Star Game - Reading Fightin Phils
Squirrels Send Three to Eastern League All-Star Game - Richmond Flying Squirrels
Squirrels Honor Ali; Fight Parkinson's with Jersey Auctions - Richmond Flying Squirrels
Five Thunder Players Named to Eastern League All Star Game - Trenton Thunder

Florida State League
Miracle Sweep Cardinals with 2-0 Shutout Victory - Fort Myers Miracle
Flying Tigers Return to Henley Field for Series against Tortugas Friday - Lakeland Flying Tigers

Frontier League
Bachelor Chris Soules Appearance July 22 - River City Rascals
Rascals Come up One Run Short against Joliet Wednesday Night - River City Rascals

Futures Collegiate Baseball League
Suns' Rally Spoiled in 4-3 Extra Inning Loss - Pittsfield Suns
Brockton Rox Outdone by Klugerman and the Torrington Titans, 11-7 - Torrington Titans

Great West League
Medford Wins Game Two over Lodi - Medford Rogues

International League
Minor League Baseball teams to wear Stars & Stripes Caps this Fourth of July Weekend - IL
Bisons Notes - Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Buffalo (7:05 p.m.) - Buffalo Bisons
Thompson Square to Perform National Anthem at Triple-A All-Star Game - Charlotte Knights
Davidson Recalled to Chicago, Purke Optioned to Charlotte - Charlotte Knights
Clippers Blast IronPigs to Complete Sweep - Columbus Clippers
Victory FIeld to Host Yoga Class - Indianapolis Indians
LHV Game Notes - Lehigh Valley IronPigs
Bark in the Park Tuesday, July 5 - Rochester Red Wings
SWB Game Notes - Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders

Midwest League
Martin Stays Hot in Beloit's Third Straight Win - Beloit Snappers
Bowling Green Hot Rods Game Notes (at WM) - Bowling Green Hot Rods
LumberKings Win Seventh Straight, Beat Rattlers 6-2 - Clinton LumberKings
Homestand Preview for July 1-3 - Dayton Dragons
Dragons GameDay for June 30 - Dayton Dragons
City of Fort Wayne, TinCaps Partner to Enhance Experience at Mason Park/Elmhurst Little League - Fort Wayne TinCaps
Captains Three-Game Home Stand Features Fireworks, Patriotic Hat Giveaway and Jersey Auction - Lake County Captains
All-Star Closer Isaacs Promoted to Dunedin - Lansing Lugnuts
Perdomo, Rios to Pitch in MLB Futures Game - Lansing Lugnuts
Bandits Celebrate America During Homestand - Quad Cities River Bandits

New England Collegiate Baseball League
Friday's Mountaineers Game to Start at 5:30 PM - Vermont Mountaineers

New York-Penn League
Cyclones Waste Late Inning Rally, Fall 9-8 in 11 - Brooklyn Cyclones

Northwest League
Emeralds Set for Red White and Boom Celebration - Eugene Emeralds
Hops Walk off with First Series Win of Season - Hillsboro Hops
Volcanoes Downed by Mejia's Walk-Off Hit - Salem-Keizer Volcanoes
Shortslef Stymies AquaSox as Indians Cruise to 9-3 Win - Spokane Indians
Dollars in Your Dog Night with the Dust Devils - Tri-City Dust Devils
Dust Devils Tied for First Place After Second Straight Win over Canadians - Tri-City Dust Devils
Canada Day Vs. Spokane Set For July 1st Sold Out - Vancouver Canadians

Northwoods League
Bullfrogs Face Divisional Leader Rafters in Two Game Series - Green Bay Bullfrogs
Vogrin Primed for First Start with Madison - Madison Mallards
Rivets to salute vets on holiday weekend - Rockford Rivets
Rivets to Welcome First Responders - Rockford Rivets
Bucks Drop Finale of Day-Night Doubleheader, 7-2 - Waterloo Bucks
Rafters Return Home to Meet Bullfrogs, Finish June - Wisconsin Rapids Rafters
Complete Performance Leads Rafters to Win - Wisconsin Rapids Rafters

Pacific Association
Stompers Struggle against DeBarr in 6-3 Loss to Pacifics - Sonoma Stompers

Pacific Coast League
Pacific Coast League Unveils 2016 All-Star Roster - PCL
Jordan Patterson to Represent Isotopes in 2016 All-Star Game - Albuquerque Isotopes
Orlando Arcia, Manny Pina & Damien Magnifico Named to 2016 PCL All-Star Team - Colorado Springs Sky Sox
Four Chihuahuas Named Triple-A All-Stars - El Paso Chihuahuas
Pitch Men: Grizzlies Net Multiple All-Star Selections - Fresno Grizzlies
Vogelbach and Rivero Named PCL All-Stars - Iowa Cubs
Tuivailala Picked for Triple-A All-Star Game - Memphis Redbirds
Chad Pinder and Patrick Schuster Named to the PCL All-Star Team - Nashville Sounds
Zephyrs' Hood Named to PCL All-Star Team - New Orleans Zephyrs
OKC Dodgers Game Notes - June 30, 2016 - Oklahoma City Dodgers
OKC Dodgers Infielder Rob Segedin Named Triple-A All-Star - Oklahoma City Dodgers
OKC Dodgers Announce Addition of State-Of-The-Art Center Field Digital Video Board - Oklahoma City Dodgers
Brooks Pounders Selected to Play in 2016 Triple-A All-Star Game - Omaha Storm Chasers
Chasers Charities to Offer Werner Park's First 50-50 Lottery July 3 - Omaha Storm Chasers
Shipley, Jensen and Gosewisch Named to PCL All-Star Team - Reno Aces
Nicholas, Roth Named PCL All-Stars - Round Rock Express
Round Rock Express Celebrates Red, White and Blue Weekend - Round Rock Express
Express to Host Military Supply Drive June 30 - July 3 - Round Rock Express
Cowart Selected to 2016 Triple-A All-Star Game - Salt Lake Bees
Two Rainiers Earn 2016 Triple-A All-Star Nods - Tacoma Rainiers

Pioneer League
Great Falls Loses Series Finale in Extras - Great Falls Voyagers
Osprey Homer Five Times in Finale - Missoula Osprey
Ogden Dominates Idaho Falls 7-1 - Ogden Raptors

Prospect League
Paints Beat Kings 5-3 - Chillicothe Paints
Grys Helps Paints Down Champion City 5-3 - Chillicothe Paints

South Atlantic League
Charleston RiverDogs to Wear Stars & Stripes Caps this Independence Day Weekend - Charleston RiverDogs
Delmarva Shorebirds Game Notes for Thursday, June 30 - Delmarva Shorebirds
Shorebirds Return Home July 4-10 - Delmarva Shorebirds
Greensboro Grasshoppers July 4th Stars and Stripes Spectacular at NewBridge Bank Park - Greensboro Grasshoppers
WV Power Game Notes - West Virginia Power

Southern League
RHP Taylor Jungmann Transferred to Biloxi - Biloxi Shuckers
Homestand Highlights: Shuckers Return Home Monday for Independence Day Celebration - Biloxi Shuckers
M-Braves Homestand Highlights July 4-8 - Mississippi Braves

Texas Collegiate League
Bombers Win in Second Overtime - Brazos Valley Bombers

Texas League
Homestand Highlights: June 30 - July 5 - Northwest Arkansas Naturals

West Coast League
Bells End Road Trip with Win over Knights - Bellingham Bells
Three-Run Eighth Inning Boosts GreyWolves to 4-1 Victory - Gresham GreyWolves
Win Streak Grows to 17, 'Magic Number' Down to 1 - Victoria HabourCats
Late Bullpen Struggles, Quite Bats Sink Sweets in Game Three against Bend - Walla Walla Sweets
HarbourCats Sweep AppleSox - Wenatchee AppleSox

Basketball

Women's National Basketball Association
New York Liberty Game Notes: Game #17 at Phoenix - New York Liberty

Football

American Indoor Football
The OSC Interview: Triangle Torch Kicker T.C. Stevens -

Arena Football League
Power Five Conferences Dominate AFL Rosters - AFL

Canadian Football League
Karyn Drake to be Honoured at Home-Opener - Calgary Stampeders
Kicks for Kids Presented by Carmen's Group Returns for a Ninth Season - Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Tiger-Cats Announce Transactions - Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Reinebold Signs Contract Extension with Tiger-Cats - Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Hockey

American Hockey League
American Hockey League Announces Addition to Front Office - AHL
Checkers Agree to Terms with Kyle Hagel - Charlotte Checkers
Dallas Stars Sign Goaltender Maxime Lagace - Texas Stars

ECHL
Florida's Kelly Named 2015-16 ECHL Ticket Executive of the Year - ECHL
Toledo Receives 2015-16 ECHL Social Media Award - ECHL
Florida Named 2015-16 ECHL Ticket Department of the Year - ECHL
Thunder Sign Defenseman Mike Bergin - Adirondack Thunder
Sivak Set to Return to Aces Lineup in 2016-17 - Alaska Aces
Eagles to Make Major Announcement Wednesday - Colorado Eagles
'Blades Named ECHL Ticket Department of the Year; Mike Kelly Named Ticket Executive of the Year - Florida Everblades
Tommy Thompson Returns to Greenville in 2016-17 - Greenville Swamp Rabbits
Fuel Team up with the Children's Museum of Indianapolis - Indy Fuel
Monarchs Sign Mark Anthoine for 2016-17 Season - Manchester Monarchs
Solar Bears Announce Eric Baier as First Returning Player for 2016-17 - Orlando Solar Bears
Mallards Sign Trio of Blue Liners - Quad City Mallards
Walleye Receive Social Media Award - Toledo Walleye

North American Hockey League
Amarillo Bulls Announce 2016-17 Regular Season Schedule - Amarillo Bulls
Rebels Release 2016-17 Schedule - Aston Rebels
Bobcats Unveil 2016-17 Regular Season Schedule - Bismarck Bobcats
IceRays Name Brad Flynn as New Head Coach - Corpus Christi IceRays
IceRays Release 2016-17 Schedule - Corpus Christi IceRays
2016-17 IceRays Regular Season Schedule Released - Corpus Christi IceRays
NAHL Releases 2016-17 Schedule - Coulee Region Chill
Jets 2016-17 Regular Season Schedule Released - Janesville Jets
Tomahawks Announce 2016-17 Regular Season Schedule - Johnstown Tomahawks
Draft Report: Tommy Altounian - Minnesota Magicians
Wilderness 2016-2017 Schedule Releasaed - Minnesota Wilderness
New Jersey Titans Announce 2016-17 Game Schedule - New Jersey Junior Titans
NAHL Releases 2016-17 Regular Season Schedule - New Jersey Junior Titans
Jacks Unveil 2016-17 Regular-Season Schedule - Odessa Jackalopes

Ontario Hockey League
Firebirds Acquire Michigan Native Smereck in Trade with Oshawa - Flint Firebirds
Jalen Smereck Traded to the Flint Firebirds - Oshawa Generals

United States Hockey League
USHL Players Impress at USA Hockey Development Camp - USHL
Keane Named to Ivan Hlinka Tournament Roster - Dubuque Fighting Saints
Brickey and Petruzelli to Represent USA in 2016 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament - Muskegon Lumberjacks

Western Hockey League
Hitmen Defenceman Micheal Zipp Invited to Montreal Canadiens Development Camp - Calgary Hitmen
Don Moores Named President & COO of Blazers - Kamloops Blazers
Warriors Prospects Headed to Provincial Camps - Moose Jaw Warriors
10 Cougars Invited to Attend NHL Summer Development Camps - Prince George Cougars

Lacrosse

National Lacrosse League
Finalists Announced for 2016 NLL Most Valuable Player Award - NLL

Other

National Pro Fastpitch
Schlopy, Fischer Deliver in Extra Innings - Akron Racers
Haeger and Charge Shut out Scrap Yard Dawgs - Dallas Charge
USSSA Pride Top Bandits 4-3 - USSSA Florida Pride

Soccer

Major League Soccer
MLS, Southern New Hampshire University Partner for Veteran Appreciation - Chicago Fire
LA Galaxy to Host 21st Annual Fourth of July Postgame Fireworks Show - Los Angeles Galaxy
New Record for the Impact Soccer Schools Summer Programming - Montreal Impact
Bunbury, Kamara Lead Revs into U.S. Open Cup Quarterfinals with Win over Cosmos - New England Revolution
New York City FC to Host Military Appreciation Day on July 3 - New York City FC
Timbers Loan Midfielder Dairon Asprilla to Millonarios F.C. - Portland Timbers
Timbers' U.S. Open Cup Run Ends with 1-0 Loss against La Galaxy - Portland Timbers
Friday's Match vs. Chicago Fire Brings Back a Fond, Recent Memory of Avaya Stadium's Opening for Qua - San Jose Earthquakes
Quincy Amarikwa Returns to Former Team in Friday's Match vs. Chicago Fire - San Jose Earthquakes
Sounders FC to Face LA Galaxy in Quarterfinal Round of 2016 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup - Seattle Sounders FC
Sporting KC Extends Diego Rubio Loan Through 2016 - Sporting Kansas City
Onwards and Upwards: 'Caps More Motivated Than Ever After Canadian Championship Heartbreak - Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Toronto FC Win Voyageurs Cup on Away Goals After Dramatic Stoppage-Time Winner - Vancouver Whitecaps FC

National Women's Soccer League
Six NWSL Clubs Admitted to the U.S. Soccer Girls' Development Academy - NWSL
Boston Breakers Sign French Midfielder Ghoutia Karchouni - Boston Breakers
Chicago Eager to Bounce Back against High-Flying Flash - Chicago Red Stars
Orlando Pride Selected as Inaugural Club for U.S. Soccer Girls' Development Academy - Orlando Pride
Thorns FC Named One of 25 Founding Clubs in U.S. Soccer Girls' Development Academy - Portland Thorns FC
Seattle Reign Academy to Join U.S. Soccer Girls' Development Academy - Seattle Reign FC
PDA Named Founding Member of U.S. Girls' Development Academy - Sky Blue FC

North American Soccer League
Indy Eleven Forward Eamon Zayed Named NASL Player of the Month - NASL
Indy Eleven Forward Eamon Zayed Named NASL's June Player of the Month - Indy Eleven
Match Preview: Fury FC Visit Comos in Fall Season Opener - Ottawa Fury FC

United Soccer League
Arizona United Not Overlooking Tulsa in Latest Road Trip - Arizona United SC
City Islanders and Pittsburgh Riverhounds Kickoff 2016 Keystone Derby Monday - Harrisburg City Islanders
Blues Visit Children's Hospital of Orange County - Orange County Blues FC
Matchday Guide: City Islanders - Pittsburgh Riverhounds
Kickers Travel to Charleston Saturday - Richmond Kickers

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