Barack Obama and John McCain are not the only ones courting the Hispanic demographic as their campaigns for the White House churn into gear this summer. Minor league baseball teams across the country, always in search of adding another layer to their fan base, have also been going out of their way to make sure that this ever-expanding slice of America feels at home at the ballpark. As professional baseball continues to become more and more diverse on the field, minor league teams are trying to ensure the faces in the stands follow suit.
Richmond Decision May Take A While
Minor League Baseball remains in the early stages of finding a replacement team in Richmond for the International League's Braves, who are ending their 43-year relationship with the city in favor of moving into a new ballpark in Gwinnett County, Ga.