New Player-Manager For Carlsbad Bats Travel Team

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The Carlsbad Bats are a travel team in the Pecos League, and in recent days they announced that Ryan Powell has become the new player-manager.  It has not yet been added to the site, but it was mentioned in this article:

The article goes into some of the nasty side of the independent minor league baseball business including the loss of money on bringing games to new cities, umpires boycotting a league, and the remifcations of player fights.  Commissioner Andrew Dunn is quoted in the article, so it gives his perspective on the business side of the industry.


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