Josh Leventhal

Bulls Get Grounded

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Triple-A Durham’s game at Ottawa was postponed tonight because, of all things, mechanical failure. No the lights didn’t go out at Lynx Stadium and the sprinklers weren’t mistakenly turned on. […]

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IL Plans Anniversary Celebration

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Next year will mark the International League’s 125th anniversary’”it’s the oldest minor league in sports and has turned out such players as Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson’”and league president Randy […]

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The Business

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Stories Making Headlines Around The Minors • The USA Today’s Jack Carey delves into the debate over wood and metal bats and the lawsuit being filed by bat companies and […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around The Minors It’s been a busy stretch here at Baseball America getting out our latest issue’”we bid farewell to the draft-and-follow with a feature by editor […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around Baseball • International League team owners approve the sale of Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to a private ownership group headed by Mandalay and the Yankees’”the first of three steps […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around the Minors • Acquiring Triple-A Portland is a dream come true for 34-year-old Merritt Paulson, son of U.S. treasury secretary Henry Paulson and the new majority […]

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Promotion of the Day

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The West Virginia Power certainly are not re-inventing the wheel with its promotional philosophy of keeping things as wacky as possible at the ballpark, but it has become one of […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around the Minors • It seems unusual that the sale of an affiliated team could come as a complete surprise’”news of Harrisburg’s recent sale had been making […]

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Promotion of the Day

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Come On Down . . . For the Price Is Right Night at Triple-A Fresno. On June 2, the Grizzlies will honor Bob Barker’s impending farewell’”the beloved game show host […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headline Around the Minor . . . • Renovations on Double-A Connecticut’s Dodd Stadium are put on hold after the City of Norwich claims the team is late […]

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Promotion of the Day

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TP Night at Knights Stadium There are so many potential puns with this one’”after all, does bathroom humor ever get old? Anyway, we’ll just say Charlotte wiped away the competition […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around the Minors . . . We’ve been up to our elbows in pre-draft coverage the past two days at Baseball America but we’re back to business […]

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Promotion Of The Day

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Usually this space will be designated for a minor league club, but I thought the Blue Jays should get credit for a creative promotion worthy of the minors. Perhaps B.J. […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around the Minors . . . • Triple-A Colorado Springs senior vice president Rai Henniger was in critical condition late Saturday after an explosion while he was […]

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