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Forum: Independent Baseball 04-26-2016, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 480
Posted By alkalinefan
Utica Michigan Ballpark

Took a trip to Utica to see the new ballpark.I don't see it being ready for baseball in 5 weeks.I could be wrong.A schedule is already posted for a 3 team league.It looks like alot of special nights...
Forum: General Baseball 09-14-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 448
Posted By alkalinefan
Playing for all the marbles in Michigan

Two championship games on one night in the "Mitten State".FL in Traverse City on Tues. and Wed. Lansing or West Michigan on Wed. and Thurs. If needed in TC next Mon. I think my Oakland County Cruiser...
Forum: FL 08-19-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,538
Posted By alkalinefan
Utica Greys

I e-mailed Mr Lee the Prez of the FL to find out what he thinks of the matter.
Forum: FL 08-19-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,538
Posted By alkalinefan
Disco Night

I was there,my White Sox score book in which I took score of the game can prove it.
Forum: FL 08-19-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,538
Posted By alkalinefan
Metro Detroit baseball

Maybe Cleveland should bring back ten cent beer night!
Forum: FL 08-19-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,538
Posted By alkalinefan
Metro Detoit baseball

If the Tigers have to worry about a class A team putting a dent into the profits then they are in more trouble than I thought.This isn't the '03 Tigers.I'm sure a small % of (part time)Tiger fans...
Forum: FL 08-18-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,538
Posted By alkalinefan
Baseball in Metro Detroit

Construction of a baseball stadium in Utica in the near future.Sounds good.Maybe the Greys coming to Utica?
Forum: PL 10-28-2011, 09:30 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 12,597
Posted By alkalinefan
Grand Junction-yes,London-yes,Oak. Co.-no

Enjoy your new team Grand Junction.A short-season schedule is better than no schedule at all.And here in Oakland County Michigan we have "no schedule at all".
Forum: FL 09-28-2011, 09:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,925
Posted By alkalinefan
Still waiting in Oakland Co.

Is this the same Jerry Garland that told me to wait it out with the Cruisers.I've been waiting it out since April of '07.And I'm still waiting it out to get back my deposit on 2 season tickets(the...
Forum: Independent Baseball 07-19-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 939
Posted By alkalinefan
A really dumb question about the Cruisers

Well, after driving by the Cruiser's future ballpark site for the 100th time and seeing nothing,I mean nothing done.I ask myself this,should I finally request a refund on my season ticket deposit...
Forum: Independent Baseball 06-07-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,884
Posted By alkalinefan
Thanks very much for the info.The latter article...

Thanks very much for the info.The latter article I've seen and read but I must have missed the first one.Alot of interesting stuff there.A few things come to mind for me,should I try to get my...
Forum: Independent Baseball 06-06-2011, 02:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,884
Posted By alkalinefan
Oakland County still baseball(less)

This Oakland Co. (SE Mi.) situation has me puzzled also.This Oakland Co. Cruiser stuff has been going on for over 4 years now.There is not too much info given about them anymore.The last I heard was...
Forum: FL 03-31-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,343
Posted By alkalinefan
FL (what is going on )part 2

I once told someone(a respected president of a certain minor league)and a friend of mine that Traverse City was going to have a minor league baseball team.He made a joke about it.As it turns out,T.C....
Forum: FL 03-31-2011, 05:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,343
Posted By alkalinefan
Whats going on in the FL?

Rockford back in the FL, what a surprise.Why did they leave in the first place?Switch immediately,if they switch I hope its immediate.May 20th is not that far away.How could the FL add a new team...
Forum: FL 02-16-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,235
Posted By alkalinefan
Summit Place Mall

I took a drive to the Summit and I know this is old news,almost 4 yrs of old news but its still kind of sad to see that not a single sign of change at the ballpark site has taken place.
Forum: CarL 02-03-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 13,710
Posted By alkalinefan
Carolina League Future

I've been a little behind on things taking place in the minor leagues but I thought that Kinston left the Car. League.Is Frederick leaving as well.Does that mean that there is only 6 teams left.
Forum: Affiliated Baseball 01-31-2011, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,102
Posted By alkalinefan
Michigan Baseball History

I actually bought all the copies of that book that were on the shelf at the "Borders Outlet".At $2.99 a copy I thought it was worth buying these because I kind of felt sorry for the author.To spend...
Forum: Affiliated Baseball 01-27-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,102
Posted By alkalinefan
bay city baseball

I picked up a softcover book a few years back.Its called "Minor League Baseball Towns of Michigan.It has some info on Bay City baseball history.It has some pictures from the 20's.The quality of these...
Forum: FL 12-13-2010, 05:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,315
Posted By alkalinefan
The Cruisers sitting it out in '11, no problem.

Actually I'm sort of relieved that Oak. Co. will not rush the construction of the stadium.It looks like we have almost a year and a half to get this thing done.Lets take our time on this and get it...
Forum: General Baseball 12-03-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,467
Posted By alkalinefan
The passing of Ron Santo

I just heard that Mr. Santo passed away yesterday(actually on my b-day).I'm kind of sad after hearing this.I've always had a thing for the "Cubbies" and Mr. Santo had more passion for the Cubs then...
Forum: FL 11-18-2010, 03:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,440
Posted By alkalinefan
Summit Place Mall Area

We have another business leaving.This would be Target.Just a stone's throw from where the ballpark is slated to be.My hopes for the future of this area is not looking positive right now.
Forum: GBL 11-13-2010, 05:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,886
Posted By alkalinefan
Thoughts on Indy Baseball

I've been up since 3:30 AM .Had a long day at work.So at first after seeing that Rockford might join the GBL I thought I might have not digested this info correctly.Rockford in the GBL.What is going...
Forum: FL 11-11-2010, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,177
Posted By alkalinefan
Still waiting in Oakland Co. (for the final time tonight!)

With all the teams that are having financial troubles in cities with stadiums in place,well that makes me worry even more about baseball being played here at "The Summit" in Oakland Co. (Mi).
Forum: FL 11-11-2010, 04:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,216
Posted By alkalinefan
Still waiting in Oakland Co. part nine or ten(actually I forgot)

The web-site is up again but the only really recent news is that a ML Team signed a Cruiser to a contract.Other than that the big news is,is that we have D. Young on our staff.This happened what 6...
Forum: FL 10-20-2010, 06:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,430
Posted By alkalinefan
Still waiting in Oakland Co.

If you could see a little more to the left(south) in the picture with all the shovels you would see me standing.Yes its been a year, and almost three years since the big deal at the former "Summit...
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