Update On Possible Sale Of Joliet Slammers Team

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The Joliet Slammers (Frontier League) current ownership recently announced its intent to sell the team.  Recent news out of Joliet is that negotiations with a new ownership group are underway, and possible modifications to the terms of the city-owned Silver Cross Field are being discussed. The city manager mentioned that there are additional ownership group interests in the team should the negotiations with the current party not come to fruition.

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Here is the article about the current negotiations:

When more information becomes available then it will be announced on this site.


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