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OSC Original by Dan Krieger
BASEBALL Arizona Winter League: The independent instructional AWL has posted its 2017 schedule that will feature four teams called the Edmonton Capitals, Laredo Apaches, Team Canada and Yuma Wranglers playing a three-week season next month. The league had six teams last season, but the El Paso Tejanos and Pericos de Puebla did not return. All games are played at the Ray Kroc Sports Complex in Yuma (AZ). The AWL is a showcase for players trying to latch onto an independent team for the upc... Full Story

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Metrick to Return to Miners in 2017

Chris Metrick, who last summer pitched in many clutch situations for his hometown Wes Virginia Miners, has signed his contract to return to the team for the summer of 2017. His signing was announced b ... Full Story

Craig Warzecha Promoted to Assistant General Manager

Bradenton, Fla. - The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced that Craig Warzecha has been promoted to Manager, Sales and Assistant General Manager of the Bradenton Marauders. Sales Director and Marauders ... Full Story

Pat Kelly Returns for Third Season in Pensacola

PENSACOLA, Fla. - The Cincinnati Reds announced their minor league coaching staff assignments for the upcoming 2017 season on Friday. On the heels of leading the Pensacola Blue Wahoos to back-to-back ... Full Story

New Scoreboard Coming to Holman Stadium in 2017

It is official! Holman Stadium will be getting a major upgrade this season! The new scoreboard features a 6 feet high by 23 feet wide video board that can be utilized in many different ways to add to ... Full Story

ATLETICO BAJA vs ONTARIO FURY SUSPENDED AT HALFTIME

NEWS ALERT ATLETICO BAJA vs ONTARIO FURY SUSPENDED AT HALFTIME TIJUANA, Baja Mexico (Jan. 22, 2017) - The Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) has decided to suspend tonight's match between Atletico ... Full Story

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Newest Teams on OSC

The most recent minor league and alternative professional sports teams added to OurSports Central:

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Most Popular Teams on OSC

The following minor league and alternative professional sports teams on OurSports Central have been viewed the most over the last seven days:
  1. Wheeling Nailers - ECHL (ECHL)
  2. South Carolina Stingrays - ECHL (ECHL)
  3. Iowa Wild - American Hockey League (AHL)
  4. Grand Rapids Griffins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  5. Westchester Knicks - NBA Development League (D-League)
  6. Buffalo Blitz - CAN-AM Indoor Football League (CAN-AM)
  7. Buies Creek Astros - Carolina League (CarL)
  8. Lehigh Valley Phantoms - American Hockey League (AHL)
  9. Idaho Steelheads - ECHL (ECHL)
  10. Quad City Mallards - ECHL (ECHL)


Minor Leagues on OSC

OurSports Central provides coverage of select alternative and minor league professional sports leagues in addition to the top junior hockey leagues and college wood bat baseball leagues:

BASEBALL
Affiliated Minor League Baseball
ApL, AzFL, AzL, CalL, CarL, EL, FSL, GCL, IL, ML, MWL, NWL, NYPL, PCL, PL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
Alaska, Cape Cod, Coastal Plain, FCBL, GLSCL, GWL, NECBL, Northwoods, PGCBL, Prospect, TCL, WCL, WMBL
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, Can-Am, EPL, FL, PA, Pecos, USPBL

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
D-League, NBL Canada
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AFL, APF, CAN-AM, CIF, EIFC, IFL, NAL, SIF
Outdoor Football
CFL

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

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
MLL

OTHER
Other Sports
PFL, PRO Rugby
Other Women's
NPF, WTT

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
MASL
Outdoor Soccer
MLS, NASL, USL
Women's Soccer
NWSL