LumberKings Left Out
December 16, 2020
Major League Baseball (MLB) and the 30 MLB teams respectively announced today the list of 120 Minor League Baseball (MiLB) teams chosen to become full-season affiliates of the 30 MLB clubs.
The list of the 120 clubs did not include the Clinton LumberKings Baseball Club.
"We knew in November 2019 that we were on the list of 42 teams under consideration to lose its Player Development Contract under the new player development system MLB is implementing for 2021," said Ted Tornow, LumberKings General Manager. "Today's announcement by MLB confirms our traditional relationship wit...