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T-Bones Make "Blockbuster" Trade with New Jersey

January 13, 2017 - KANSAS CITY, Kan. - The Kansas City T-Bones announced that they have acquired infielder Eddie Newton, outfielder Daniel Rockett and pitcher Lee Sosa from New Jersey of the Can-Am League for pitchers Evan DeLuca, Sean Furney and Jared Messer, plus infielder Ryan Retz and a player to be determined. "We realize that we're giving up a lot of value here, but sometimes the best trades, especially blockbuster trades like this one, hurt a little," said T-Bones vice-president and general manager Chris Browne. "In a trade that help... Full Story

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New Britain Bees Re-Sign Cliburn as Manager

January 12, 2017 - New Britain, Conn.- The New Britain Bees today announced that the team has re-signed manager Stan Cliburn for the 2017 season. Cliburn returns for his second season as the Bees' skipper and his seventh season managing professional baseball in New Britain. The 60-year-old Cliburn was named the first manager in New Britain Bees history on December 15, 2015, and led the inaugural Bees team to a 71-69 record, the third best record by a first year expansion team in Atlantic League annals. Cliburn's squad had six players return... Full Story

Ducks Announce 2017 Coaching Staff

January 12, 2017 - Central Islip, N.Y.- The three-time Atlantic League champion Long Island Ducks today announced that Billy Horn has been hired as the team's pitching coach for the 2017 season. He joins Kevin Baez, who will return for his seventh season as the team's field manager, and Bud Harrelson on the coaching staff. "Billy brings a lot of passion and knowledge of the game to our club," said Ducks President/GM Michael Pfaff. "We are excited to bring him aboard and have him develop a cohesive relationship with our pitching staff this y... Full Story

Bluefish Elevate Paul Herrmann to General Manager

January 12, 2017 - Bridgeport, Conn.- The Bridgeport Bluefish today announced that Paul Herrmann has been named the team's new General Manager. Herrmann will be elevated from his previous role as Assistant General Manager & Director of Baseball Operations, and will replace Jamie Toole, who steps down to pursue new career opportunities. "Paul is an experienced leader within the Bluefish organization and is extremely deserving of this promotion," says Bluefish Principal Owner/CEO Frank Boulton. "We are excited to continue to build on the mome... Full Story

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