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Forum: NAL 05-22-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 18,615
Posted By skippy
Tucson to Vancouver and would become the Blue...

Tucson to Vancouver and would become the Blue Jays affiliate, as Toronto is trying to put all minor league teams in Canada.

Vegas could possibly become LA again, as Mandalay is part of the...
Forum: ABA 12-15-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,103
Posted By skippy
Any legitimate coaches in the ABA ranks this year?

Is there anyone I may have heard of other than Embry Malone?

Which former washed up NBA mid-level player coaches or owns a team this year?
Forum: NAL 11-09-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 91,892
Posted By skippy
I'm thinking that Canada is going to go out on...

I'm thinking that Canada is going to go out on it's own...
Forum: ABA 10-20-2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,400
Posted By skippy
Puerto Rico Coquis

Puerto Rico Coquis
Forum: AtL 07-11-2011, 02:14 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 130,170
Posted By skippy
That's great news! Congrats Atlantic League....

That's great news!

Congrats Atlantic League.

As far as the SW, I would be willing to bet the ATL League could steal El Paso from the AA.

The town, the media, the government, is SICK of the...
Forum: IBL 07-10-2011, 10:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 16,240
Posted By skippy
I'm in. Let's do it somewhere centralized,...

I'm in.

Let's do it somewhere centralized, not Vegas, not California, not Florida.

Other than that I am open. Even if it's only 5 of us the first year, start somewhere...(which is what I think...
Forum: Independent Baseball 06-27-2011, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,457
Posted By skippy
What I find to be most amusing about the Pecos...

What I find to be most amusing about the Pecos League is that you can find links to all these stories on their own website.
Look at the press release they wrote about attendance. That is the worst...
Forum: D-League 06-26-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 44,841
Posted By skippy
Here is your answer as to what team it is: ...

Here is your answer as to what team it is:

http://www.krqe.com/dpp/sports/nm_sports/new-mexico-thunderbirds-future-uncertain?ref=nf

They gave up their dates...

Gag order on the owner for ten...
Forum: PBL 04-24-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,572
Posted By skippy
The search function and our discussions during...

The search function and our discussions during the formation of this league show otherwise.
Forum: PBL 04-19-2011, 07:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,572
Posted By skippy
I thought you loved this league. LOL.

I thought you loved this league.

LOL.
Forum: PBL 04-18-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,642
Posted By skippy
Since the inception of this league, there have...

Since the inception of this league, there have been several posters questioning the legitimacy of allowing the owner of the league to also own a team. Myself, included.

This is why.

Goodbye,...
Forum: Independent Baseball 10-22-2010, 12:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,274
Posted By skippy
"If" that is true, it is a stop-gap measure and...

"If" that is true, it is a stop-gap measure and the AA and Atlantic League are waiting for the new Amarillo stadium to be built downtown and don't want to do anything to prop up the crappy stadium as...
Forum: PCL 09-29-2010, 11:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 34,902
Posted By skippy
I just don't see how any city would sign that...

I just don't see how any city would sign that type of agreement...
Forum: PCL 09-28-2010, 12:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 34,902
Posted By skippy
Reno is now receiving one million dollars a year...

Reno is now receiving one million dollars a year to subsidize their lease due to development in the area stalling. That's one way to not endear yourselves to taxpayers.
Forum: GBL 09-21-2010, 03:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 26,854
Posted By skippy
If I'm Tucson, I would leave for the AA for a...

If I'm Tucson, I would leave for the AA for a year and then join the Atlantic League.
Forum: ABA 09-06-2010, 05:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,909
Posted By skippy
I didn't know you needed a travel agent to rent a...

I didn't know you needed a travel agent to rent a clown car.
Forum: NL 08-25-2010, 01:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,438
Posted By skippy
That entity is really the entire league already. ...

That entity is really the entire league already.

Look at the inter-team trading that goes on between the Goldkang group, Ventura Sports, Miles Wolff, etc.

The other teams are just schedule...
Forum: NL 08-24-2010, 11:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,438
Posted By skippy
Also, the new Atlantic League Western Division...

Also, the new Atlantic League Western Division will poach all the best markets from the AA.
Forum: NL 08-24-2010, 11:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,438
Posted By skippy
This is what I've been able to piece together...

This is what I've been able to piece together thus far.

ULB folds.

Amarillo and San Angelo to AA. Laredo goes dark, back next year with AA.
Edinburg, Coastal Bend, and Rio Grande Valley all...
Forum: GBL 08-19-2010, 01:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 15,494
Posted By skippy
Albuquerque Dukes vs. Hawaii Islanders 1980 PCL...

Albuquerque Dukes vs. Hawaii Islanders 1980 PCL Championship.
Forum: D-League 07-15-2010, 03:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 17,951
Posted By skippy
I hear these whispers, and these whispers are...

I hear these whispers, and these whispers are becoming louder, and they will continue to grow until they are yelled from the rooftops of Buffalo.

"D-LEAGUE BASKETBALL IS ALL THAT CAN SAVE US!"
...
Forum: ABA 07-13-2010, 12:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,178
Posted By skippy
I've been saving up my Bazooka Joe gum wrapper...

I've been saving up my Bazooka Joe gum wrapper comics to send in for a team.

So far, I have 30 copies of "I had a dream last night I was eating a large marshmallow and I woke up this morning and...
Forum: PCL 07-13-2010, 12:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 34,902
Posted By skippy
And you know Pounder, after re-reading my...

And you know Pounder, after re-reading my original post, perhaps insolvent isn't the word I was looking for.

Several are insolvent, several are huge money losers and are receiving aid, and/or are...
Forum: PCL 07-12-2010, 06:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 34,902
Posted By skippy
Well, time will tell. As far as Vegas, they...

Well, time will tell.

As far as Vegas, they cannot get a stadium built and are being courted by Edmonton.

The sheer fact that Portland cannot find a place to go speaks volumes of the current...
Forum: PCL 06-26-2010, 12:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 34,902
Posted By skippy
1/3 to half of the league is insolvent and is in...

1/3 to half of the league is insolvent and is in horrific debt.

Memphis
Nashville
New Orleans
Las Vegas
Omaha
Portland
Oklahoma City?
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