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PBL Announces 85th Anniversary All-PBL Team

PL The Pioneer Baseball League, an MLB Partner League that was founded in 1939, announced today its 85th Anniversary "All PBL Team". As part of the PBL's 85th anniversary celebration, former PBL President and Commissioner Jim McCurdy selected a team of the finest players over the league's past 85 years. "There is no one who knows the history and lore of the Pioneer League better than my dear friend and former league President, Jim McCurdy," said Pioneer League President Mike Shapiro. "Jim h... Full Story

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Kansas City Current Set to Acquire Two-Time NWSL Defender of the Year Finalist Alana Cook

NWSL Kansas City Current KANSAS CITY -- The Kansas City Current have agreed to a trade with the Seattle Reign that will send defender Alana Cook to Kansas City in exchange for $40,000 in allocation money and $75,000 in intra-league transfer funds plus an additional $25,000 in intra-league transfer funds if she meets certain incentive-based requirements. Cook will begin training with Kansas City this week and will be available for selection once the NWSL Secondary Transfer Window opens August 1. "Alana is a smart and experienced center back who has proved that she can play at the highest levels," said head coach Vla... Full Story

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OSC Original by Dan Krieger
BASEBALL Atlantic League: The Gastonia (NC) Baseball Club of the independent Atlantic League announced the Gastonia Yarniaks will be the team's name for the "What If #7" homestand this summer (August 30 to September 1) as the team tests fan reaction to the seventh of eight potential names and works toward selecting a permanent name for the 2025 season. The Yarniaks name comes from the city's past history in the textile manufacturing industry. The previously announced "What If Night" names included the Gastronauts, Bolognia, Galactic Dinos, Ghost Peppers, Zombees and Garden Gnomes. Fro... Full Story

Ducks Alum Promoted to Major Leagues

AtL Long Island Ducks (Central Islip, N.Y.) - Right-handed pitcher Tyler Zuber, who began the 2024 season with the Long Island Ducks, was called up to the Major Leagues by the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, July 21. "We are excited to see Tyler return to the Major Leagues," said Ducks Manager Lew Ford. "He did an exceptional job for us earlier this year and is very deserving of this opportunity." Zuber appeared in six games for the Ducks this season and compiled a 1.58 ERA, conceding just one run in five and two-thirds innings of work. The 29-year-old gave up just five hits and one walk while striking out 10 batte... Full Story

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The following minor league and alternative professional sports teams on OurSports Central have been viewed the most over the last seven days:
  1. Corpus Christi Hooks - Texas League (TL)
  2. Edmonton Elks - Canadian Football League (CFL)
  3. Edmonton Oil Kings - Western Hockey League (WHL)
  4. Colorado Rapids - Major League Soccer (MLS)
  5. Saskatchewan Roughriders - Canadian Football League (CFL)
  6. Charlotte FC - Major League Soccer (MLS)
  7. Minnesota Lynx - Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA)
  8. South Bend Cubs - Midwest League (MWL)
  9. Fresno Grizzlies - California League (CalL)
  10. Columbia Fireflies - Carolina League (CarL)


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AzCL, AzFL, CalL, CarL, EL, FLCL, FSL, IL, ML, MLBDL, MWL, NWL, PCL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
ApL, Northwoods
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, FL, Pecos, PL

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
BIG3, CEBL, G League
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AFL3, IFL, NAL, TAL
Outdoor Football
CFL, UFL

HOCKEY
Junior Hockey
NAHL, OHL, QMJHL, USHL, WHL
Minor League Hockey
AHL, ECHL, FPHL, SPHL
Women's Hockey
PWHL

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
PLL

OTHER
Other Sports
MLR
Other Women's
NWLS, PVF

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
MASL
Outdoor Soccer
CPL, MLS, MLS NEXT Pro, USL, USL1
Women's Soccer
NSL, NWSL, USLSL
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