Here is an article about Pat Salvi, the owner of the Gary Railcats independent baseball team in the Northern League:
What is interesting is BallparkDigest.com’s statement that the economic development promised in Gary, Indiana never took place. Here is the article cited within the above article:
Evidently, Salvi expressed his dismay at the lack of trust that the government has in those who handle funds slated for development. If you have any information about this, or suggestions on what an independent baseball team can do, then you are welcome to leave your thoughts on this post.
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