Category Archives: Peter Kirk

League searching for new president

The Atlantic League is searching for a league president. By JIM SEIP, York Daily Record, July 11, 2013

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Kirk begins first season as league president

Opening Day Partners chairman Peter Kirk begins first season as Atlantic League president. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record, April 18, 2013

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Kirk: Atlantic League looking at Fort Worth

The ownership group Opening Day Partners is looking at Fort Worth as a possible Atlantic League expansion destination. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record, April 11, 2013

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Atlantic League will adopt new rules

The Atlantic League will adopt new rules this season in an effort to shorten the time of the average game. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record, April 10, 2013

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Former Revs GM, Matt O’Brien, leaves baseball

Longtime minor league baseball front office employee, Matt O’Brien, has settled in with the NBA. The inaugural general manager for the Long Island Ducks, York Revolution and Sugar Land Skeeters franchises left Sugar Land in March and he has accepted a front office job with the Cleveland Cavaliers. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record, April 9, 2013

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Poll: Possible Atlantic League expansion to the Caribbean

Should the Atlantic League pursue a connection with baseball in a Caribbean location like Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic or Cuba?

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Rocket throws in York

Quotes, news and video of Roger Clemens side session in York Tuesday. Sept. 4, 2012. York Daily Record/ Sunday News

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Travel taking its toll

The Houston Chronicle highlighted the difficulties facing the Sugar Land Skeeters as they embark on a travel-filled 2012 season. The Skeeters, located in the Houston suburbs, are the only team in the Atlantic League located west of Pennsylvania.

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Atlantic League glance

Baseball America examined the Atlantic League’s humble beginnings — a baseball exec fell asleep during a meeting with Joe Klein and Sparky Lyle –and its ambitious move to Sugar Land. Somerset Patriots owner Steve Kalafer also addressed the league’s limited … Continue reading

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Unfinished business in Houston?

Even before a site for the stadium was selected, the Atlantic League’s vision for an expansion club in Texas was not viewed as a one-and-done deal. The team’s ownership group, Opening Day Partners, and league founder/CEO Frank Boulton agreed that … Continue reading

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