If you have been in this industry for some time, you know that many minor league and independent league baseball teams are often the first to spoof negative news items. Previous years included “Brittney Spears Baby Seat Night” and promotions designed to bring animal safety awareness following the Michael Vick dog fighting story.
Here is yet another one:
Evidently, the River City Rascals are no longer referring to practice as “BP.” Not at least until the oil spill is contained.
Feel free to leave your thoughts on this announcement as well as any other unique news promotions/spins which independent baseball teams have done in the past.
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