Frontier League postpones start of season

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The Frontier League has announced the start of the season will be postponed.

The League, which is the largest independent baseball league in North America, will continue to monitor the situation, and announce a start date for the 2020 season at the appropriate time.

“The safety of our fans, players and team employees is our highest priority at this time,” Frontier League Commissioner Bill Lee stated. “We are committed to doing everything in our power to play baseball in 2020 and will continue to track the pandemic as well as Federal, State and local social distancing requirements in all of our markets.”

The Frontier League has also announced the delay of the League’s annual Tryout Camp and Draft scheduled for April 27 and 28 in Avon, Ohio.

The league has not yet set a new date for the season to start. The original start date was scheduled for May 14th.

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(This story was originally published on April 1, 2020)

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