The Lake County Fielders are a new independent minor league baseball team, owned in part by actor Kevin Costner. They will play in the Northern League for the 2010 season; and they have an interesting business arrangement in that they have 3 “founding partners” to help with promotions and other local marketing.
Thanks to OursportsCentral.com for the link to the story.
It will be interesting to see if Costner gets involved and if the promotion of independent baseball versus affiliated baseball gets any mention.
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