The Winnipeg Goldeyes general manager, Andrew Collier, was recently quoted in an article about the Goldeyes joining the American Association:
He emphasized that the decision for the 4 teams to merge with the American Association was not based on the Northern League’s operations. Emphasis was placed on travel costs as the primary reason for the merger.
In addition, both Collier and Goldeyes owner Katz were quoted in an article about the split between the Northern League teams over the merger with the American Association. This is an interesting read:
There are several good books about the independent professional baseball leagues. You are welcome to see a list of suggestions through this link: Books Get notified of upcoming independent baseball tryouts from either of these services: first service or the second service. Prospective players can find some helpful resources here We will be providing a growing list of possibly helpful tips and suggestions on various baseball information. This will range from "how to" information about baseball skills all the way to helpful information for casual baseball fans. Please click the link for more information: Tips And How To Information