Here is information about Pittsfield replacing the American Defenders as the 6th team in the Can-Am League (Canadian-American Association) for the 2010 independent baseball season: http://ballparkbiz.wordpress.com/2010/01/27/owners-confirm-defenders-move-to-pittsfield/
A press conference is scheduled for tomorrow, February 1. Should this be the case then we will add information once it is confirmed.
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