Earlier this week, the Joliet Slammers (Frontier League) met local media at Silver Cross Field in Joliet, IL. The purpose was for the media to meet the local staff and the new ownership. The new ownership presented a mixture of returning and new staff members including new GM Chris Franklin, who is from the Joliet area and worked with the previous independent baseball team the Joliet Jackhammers (Northern League).
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