Update On Independent Players In Major League Organizations

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Longtime independent baseball columnist, Bob Wirz, covered the current independent players now with affiliated organizations.  According to his weekly membership column:

  • Six independent leagues have players who were affiliated contracts after the conclusion of the 2012 season
  • 21 players in total were signed after the regular season, 8 of which came from the American Association
  • 5 of these started their pro careers in the independent leagues
  • 28 players with independent experience are headed to Major League camps

Bob covered many more topics on this subject and will continue to do so.  You can get his column at:



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