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Forum: NL 08-23-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,438
Posted By heavesrock
If costs of travel are starting to take their...

If costs of travel are starting to take their toll, than merging won't exactly solve that problem. Traveling from Pensacola to Winnipeg to Pittsburgh to St. Louis isn't exactly a low costs league....
Forum: GBL 08-20-2010, 04:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,350
Posted By heavesrock
The GBL has stretched itself way to too thin. It...

The GBL has stretched itself way to too thin. It could have worked as a California/Arizona league, but flying from Hawaii to Victoria to Los Angeles is just too much. Poor business decisions. I hope...
Forum: NL 08-20-2010, 04:46 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 40,387
Posted By heavesrock
I think the number one problem is the obvious...

I think the number one problem is the obvious one: the stadium. It's not bad, it'll do, but it's not spectacular, and pictures of it don't exactly inspire the average person to head out there. The...
Forum: PBL 06-01-2010, 05:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,584
Posted By heavesrock
Their coach doesn't seem to have a great...

Their coach doesn't seem to have a great reputation in in town. A couple quotes from the comment section:
Forum: PBL 03-24-2010, 01:19 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 27,395
Posted By heavesrock
The Lawton newspaper's website is subscription...

The Lawton newspaper's website is subscription based, but the paragraph it lets you read has this to say:



Interesting.
Forum: ABA 03-15-2010, 08:43 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 42,221
Posted By heavesrock
I was taught to write press releases in high...

I was taught to write press releases in high school. Its not that hard people. Really, all you need to do is read a bunch from some major league teams and you should get the idea. Too bad ABA people...
Forum: GBL 03-14-2010, 12:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,891
Posted By heavesrock
I doubt the Southwestern League will get off the...

I doubt the Southwestern League will get off the ground. I believe Bop Lipp is the one trying to get that going, and he has failed for the last ten years to get a pro league to work in the area.
Forum: Independent Baseball 03-12-2010, 06:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 13,648
Posted By heavesrock
Um, are there other teams in this league?

Um, are there other teams in this league?
Forum: PBL 03-12-2010, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,177
Posted By heavesrock
The Co-Owner (Mike Herren) named himself head...

The Co-Owner (Mike Herren) named himself head coach and reaction in the comment section is not exactly positive:
Forum: PBL 02-02-2010, 04:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,572
Posted By heavesrock
The obvious problem with finding new, well...

The obvious problem with finding new, well financed owners is that smart businessmen don't invest in minor league basketball. The odds of turning a profit are completely against them, especially in...
Forum: PBL 01-28-2010, 07:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,162
Posted By heavesrock
Here's the link for PR:...

Here's the link for PR: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/capitanesarecibo
Forum: PBL 01-26-2010, 04:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,756
Posted By heavesrock
I've got to say last year's Grey Cup was far more...

I've got to say last year's Grey Cup was far more entertaining than any Super Bowl I've watched.
Forum: PBL 01-23-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,506
Posted By heavesrock
@SportsTV

Wasn't this supposed to broadcast PBL games weekly? At least last season they broadcast the Rochester games. Now all they are is the Justin.TV infomercial network. What really amazes me is that there...
Forum: PBL 01-23-2010, 02:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,397
Posted By heavesrock
Just how well does Quebec draw? I've never seen...

Just how well does Quebec draw? I've never seen any figures or pictures.
Forum: PBL 01-17-2010, 12:46 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 18,690
Posted By heavesrock
I think what you said about home games is exactly...

I think what you said about home games is exactly why minor league baseball is profitable, and minor league basketball is not (besides history, entertainment value, and organization, all of which are...
Forum: ABA 01-17-2010, 12:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 11,309
Posted By heavesrock
How is the UBL doing? I remember somebody back on...

How is the UBL doing? I remember somebody back on the old ABASite forum was the founder, but I don't see a name I recognize on the website, nor does it appear very professional.
Forum: PBL 01-12-2010, 04:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,424
Posted By heavesrock
The same Sam Mack that Halifax signed twice but...

The same Sam Mack that Halifax signed twice but he never showed up?
Forum: Independent Baseball 12-27-2009, 01:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,414
Posted By heavesrock
A league could work in the same territory, just...

A league could work in the same territory, just pushing for different markets. The Atlantic League is obviously one the highest quality independent leagues, and a rookie level league operating in the...
Forum: PBL 11-23-2009, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,268
Posted By heavesrock
Applying for position directly would probably be...

Applying for position directly would probably be a lot more effective than two paragraphs on a message board. What do expect, all the teams to jump up after reading this and offer you a job?
Forum: PBL 10-15-2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 33,100
Posted By heavesrock
Does anyone know if the Champlain Cup is going to...

Does anyone know if the Champlain Cup is going to happen again this year?
Forum: ULB 06-04-2009, 01:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,816
Posted By heavesrock
I'm not very familiar with the situation, but why...

I'm not very familiar with the situation, but why did Tijuana leave the Mexican League anyway?
Forum: GBL 05-31-2009, 09:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,298
Posted By heavesrock
Attempting to view the pictures tells me I need...

Attempting to view the pictures tells me I need to log in. I'd rather not create an account, so if you could make them accessible without a account that would be great.
Forum: PBL 02-15-2009, 11:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 12,279
Posted By heavesrock
Vermont is 7-6 now, with the remaining games...

Vermont is 7-6 now, with the remaining games being:

3 vs. Quebec
1 vs. Montreal
1 vs. Buffalo
1 vs. Manchester
1 vs. Halifax

Not Counting Champlain Cup games.
I think Vermont has a very...
Forum: PBL 02-13-2009, 03:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,282
Posted By heavesrock
I don't see Mario Kinsey on the roster. I am just...

I don't see Mario Kinsey on the roster. I am just blind or is he not there?
Forum: PBL 02-08-2009, 02:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,865
Posted By heavesrock
I was just on Quebec's website a few minutes ago...

I was just on Quebec's website a few minutes ago and very disappointed. You couldn't learn anything about the team from that website.
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