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Minor League Baseball
Minor League Baseball
Baseball
is a hierarchy of professional baseball leagues in the Americas that compete at levels below Major League Baseball (MLB) and provide opportunities for player development and a way to prepare for the major leagues. All of the minor leagues are operated as independent businesses. Most are members of the umbrella organization known as Minor League Baseball
Baseball
(MiLB), which operates under the Commissioner of Baseball
Baseball
within the scope of organized baseball. Several leagues, known as independent baseball leagues, do not have any official links to Major League Baseball. Except for the Mexican League, teams in the organized minor leagues are generally independently owned and operated but are directly affiliated with one major league team through a standardized Player Development Contract (PDC)
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Atlanta Braves
The Atlanta
Atlanta
Braves are an American professional baseball franchise based in the Atlanta
Atlanta
metropolitan area. The franchise competes in Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
(MLB) as a member of the National League
National League
(NL) East division. The Braves played home games at Atlanta–Fulton County Stadium from 1966 to 1996, and Turner Field
Turner Field
from 1997 to 2016. Since 2017, their home stadium has been SunTrust Park, a new stadium 10 miles (16 km) northwest of downtown Atlanta
Atlanta
in the Cumberland neighborhood of Cobb County.[7] The Braves play spring training games in Lake Buena Vista, Florida
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Kansas City Royals
The Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Royals
are an American professional baseball team based in Kansas City, Missouri. The Royals compete in Major League Baseball
Baseball
(MLB) as a member team of the American League
American League
(AL) Central division
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Ike Boone
Isaac Morgan "Ike" Boone (February 17, 1897 – August 1, 1958) was an American professional baseball right fielder. He played eight seasons in Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
(MLB) between 1922 and 1932 for the New York Giants, Boston Red Sox, Chicago White Sox, and Brooklyn Robins/Dodgers. His older brother, Dan, also played in the major leagues from 1919 to 1923.[1] Boone reached the majors in 1922 with the New York Giants, spending one year with them before moving to the Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox
(1923–25), Chicago White Sox
Chicago White Sox
(1927) and Brooklyn Dodgers
Brooklyn Dodgers
(1930–32). His most productive season came in 1924 with Boston, when he posted career-highs in batting average (.337), home runs (13), RBI (98), hits (157), runs (79), doubles (34), triples (5), and games played (133). In 1924 and 1925 he was considered for the MVP Award
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Earl Rapp
Earl Wellington Rapp (May 20, 1921 – February 13, 1992) was an American professional baseball outfielder and scout. In Major League Baseball, he played in 1949 and from 1951 to 1952 for the Detroit Tigers, Chicago White Sox, New York Giants, St. Louis Browns
St. Louis Browns
and Washington Senators. Born in Corunna, Michigan, but raised in Swedesboro, New Jersey, he batted left-handed, threw right-handed, stood 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m) tall and weighed 185 pounds (84 kg). Rapp, whose father was a plant inspector, went to high school in Swedesboro, where he lettered in baseball, basketball, football and track. He was signed as a free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies
Philadelphia Phillies
in 1940. Before the 1941 season, he was sent to the Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox
in an unknown transaction. In June of that year, the Red Sox sent him to the Tigers in another unknown transaction
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Frank Shellenback
Frank
Frank
may refer to:Contents1 People1.1 As a name 1.2 Groups of people 1.3 Fictional characters2 Currency 3 Places 4 Media4.1 Cinema 4.2 Music 4.3 Literature 4.4 Television5 Other uses 6 See alsoPeople[edit] As a name[edit] Frank
Frank
(given name) Frank
Frank
(surname)Groups of people[edit]A member of the medieval Germanic people, the Franks Crusaders
Crusaders
in medieval Middle Eastern history Levantines (Latin Christians)
Levantines (Latin Christians)
known as Franco-Levantines, Latin Christian residents in the Middle EastFictional characters[edit] Frank
Frank
Castle, vigilante also called the Punisher from Marvel Comics Frank
Frank
Rock, DC comics character also known as Sgt
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National League
The National League
National League
of Professional Baseball
Baseball
Clubs, known simply as the National League
National League
(NL), is the older of two leagues constituting Major League Baseball
Baseball
(MLB) in the United States and Canada, and the world's oldest current professional team sports league. Founded on February 2, 1876, to replace the National Association of Professional Base Ball Players, it is sometimes called the Senior Circuit, in contrast to MLB's other league, the American League, which was founded 25 years later. Both leagues currently have 15 teams. The two league champions of 1903 arranged to compete against each other in the inaugural World Series. After the 1904 champions failed to reach a similar agreement, the two leagues formalized the World Series
World Series
as an arrangement between the leagues
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National Association Of Professional Base Ball Players
The National Association of Professional Base Ball Players
National Association of Professional Base Ball Players
(NAPBBP), or simply the National Association (NA), was founded in 1871 and continued through the 1875 season. It succeeded and incorporated several professional clubs from the National Association of Base Ball Players (NABBP); in turn several of its clubs created the succeeding National League
National League
of Professional Baseball
Baseball
Clubs.Contents1 History 2 Member clubs 3 Champions 4 NA Presidents 5 NA Players in the Baseball
Baseball
Hall of Fame 6 NA lifetime leaders 7 ReferencesHistory[edit] In 1869, the previously amateur National Association of Base Ball Players, in response to concerns that some teams were paying players, established a professional category
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San Jose, California
San Jose[A] (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ, -ˈseɪ/; Spanish for 'Saint Joseph'; Spanish: [saŋ xoˈse]),[14] officially the City of San José,[B] is an economic, cultural, and political center of Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley
and the largest city in Northern California. With an estimated 2016 population of 1,015,785, it is the third most populous city in California
California
(after Los Angeles
Los Angeles
and San Diego) and the tenth most populous in United States.[15] Located in the center of the Santa Clara Valley, on the southern shore of San Francisco
San Francisco
Bay, San Jose covers an area of 179.97 square miles (466.1 km2)
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Kenesaw Mountain Landis
Kenesaw Mountain Landis
Kenesaw Mountain Landis
(/ˈkɛnɪsɔː ˈmaʊntɪn ˈlændɪs/; November 20, 1866 – November 25, 1944) was an American jurist who served as a federal judge from 1905 to 1922 and as the first Commissioner of Baseball
Commissioner of Baseball
from 1920 until his death. He is remembered for his handling of the Black Sox scandal, in which he expelled eight members of the Chicago
Chicago
White Sox from organized baseball for conspiring to lose the 1919 World Series
1919 World Series
and repeatedly refused their reinstatement requests.[1] His firm actions and iron rule over baseball in the near quarter-century of his commissionership are generally credited with restoring public confidence in the game. Landis was born in Millville, Ohio, in 1866
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United States
Coordinates: 40°N 100°W / 40°N 100°W / 40; -100 United States
United States
of AmericaFlagGreat SealMotto:  "In God
God
We Trust"[1][fn 1]Other traditional mottos  "E pluribus unum" (Latin) (de facto) "Out of many, one" "Annuit cœptis" (Latin) "He h
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Springfield Cardinals
The Springfield Cardinals
Springfield Cardinals
are a Minor League Baseball
Minor League Baseball
team based in Springfield, Missouri. The team, which plays in the Texas League, is the Double-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis Cardinals
major-league club, and is owned by the Cardinals. The club plays at Hammons Field. The Springfield Cardinals
Springfield Cardinals
began play in the 2005 season. Prior to the 2005 season, the St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis Cardinals
Class AA affiliate was the Tennessee Smokies
Tennessee Smokies
located near Sevierville, Tennessee. Attendance at Hammons Field
Hammons Field
for Springfield Cardinals
Springfield Cardinals
games has been impressive, as the club has averaged nearly 6,500 fans per game for all eight years of franchise history
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Cleveland Indians
The Cleveland
Cleveland
Indians are an American professional baseball team based in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians compete in Major League Baseball
Baseball
(MLB) as a member club of the American League
American League
(AL) Central division. Since 1994, they have played at Progressive Field. The team's spring training facility is at Goodyear Ballpark
Goodyear Ballpark
in Goodyear, Arizona.[2] Since their establishment as a major league franchise in 1901, the Indians have won two World Series
World Series
championships: in 1920 and 1948, along with nine Central Division titles and six American League pennants
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Washington Nationals
The Washington Nationals
Washington Nationals
are a professional baseball team based in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C.
The Nationals compete in Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
(MLB) as a member club of the National League
National League
(NL) East division. From 2005 to 2007, the team played in RFK Stadium; since 2008 their home stadium has been Nationals Park
Nationals Park
on South Capitol Street
South Capitol Street
in Southeast D.C., near the Anacostia River.[3] The Nationals are the fourth major league franchise to be based in Washington, D.C., and the first since 1971. The original Washington Senators, who were often referred to as the Nationals, played in the National League
National League
from 1891 to 1899
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New York Yankees
The New York Yankees
New York Yankees
are an American professional baseball team based in the New York City
New York City
borough of the Bronx. The Yankees compete in Major League Baseball
Baseball
(MLB) as a member club of the American League (AL) East division. They are one of two major league clubs based in New York City, the other being the New York Mets
New York Mets
of the National League. In the 1901 season, the club began play in the AL as the Baltimore Orioles
Baltimore Orioles
(no relation to the modern Baltimore
Baltimore
Orioles)
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Columbus Clippers
The Columbus Clippers
Columbus Clippers
are a Minor League Baseball
Minor League Baseball
team based in Columbus, Ohio. The team plays in the International League
International League
and is the Triple-A affiliate of the Cleveland
Cleveland
Indians. The team is owned by the government of Franklin County, Ohio. From 1977 to 2008, the Clippers played in Cooper Stadium, which was known as Franklin County Stadium until 1984. The final game at "The Coop" was played on September 1, 2008, in front of a sellout crowd of 16,777. It was the third largest audience in stadium history. In 2009, the Clippers began playing in Huntington Park, located at the corner of Neil Ave. and Nationwide Blvd
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