High Desert and Bakersfield move to Carolina League
Sad news today. According to a source within Minor League Baseball, the California League will announce the contraction of the Bakersfield Blaze and the High Desert Mavericks later today. In the past few months, you could read here several posts with speculations about possible moves. Now it appears that those speculations were pretty close to the truth.
For years these two clubs have been named in rumors about two Cal League teams that would be moved to the East Coast.
More on the sad news can be read here.
Posted on August 22, 2016, in Foul Balls, Minor League Baseball, MLB Reports and tagged Bakersfield Blaze, California League, Carolina League, colorado rockies, High Desert Mavericks, houston astros, Lancaster JetHawks, Modesto Nuts, seattle mariners, texas rangers. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.