2022 Season Wrap-Up and a Look Forward

The 2022 MLB World Collection between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Houston Astros kicks off tonight, formally beginning the start to the tip of the 2022 baseball season.

Moreover, the MLB associate leagues and different unbiased leagues have all wrapped up their seasons and are waiting for what the 2023 season will convey.

Right here’s a take a look at your 2022 season champions and a few information on what you may stay up for in 2023.

2022 Season Champions:

MLB Companion Leagues

Atlantic League – The Lancaster Barnstormers captured their third Atlantic League championship with a sequence sweep over the Excessive Level Rockers.
Lancaster Barnstormers Official Press Launch

American Affiliation – The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks walked off on the Milwaukee Milkmen within the backside of the tenth inning in sport 5 of the Miles Wolff Cup Finals to win the 2022 American Affiliation Championship.
American Affiliation Official Press Launch

Frontier League –  The Quebec Capitales turned the primary crew to defeat the Schaumburg Boomers in a playoff sequence to seize the Frontier League Championship in 4 video games. 
Frontier League Official Press Launch

Pioneer League – The GJ Rockies win their first PBL Championship in 41 years with a two-game sweep over defending champions the Missoula Paddleheads.
Pioneer League Official Press Launch

MLB Draft League – The WV Black Bears win the inaugural MLB Draft League Championship. (Whereas the primary half of the season featured draft eligible prospects, the second half belonged to skilled gamers who’ve exhausted their beginner eligibility.)
MLB Draft League Official Press Launch

Different Impartial Leagues

United Shore Professional Baseball League – The Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers rallied from 4 runs down late to defeat the Utica Unicorns within the USPBL Championship Sport.
United Shore Professional Baseball League Official Press Launch

Pecos League – The Roswell Invaders received their fourth Pecos League championship, their first in seven years, after defeating the defending champions the Tucson Saguaros.

Empire League – The Tupper Lake Riverpigs win their first Empire League Championship.
Empire League Official Press Launch

Mavericks League – The Salem Senators defeated the Portland Mavericks to win the Mavericks League Championship.
Mavericks League Official Web site

Yinzer Baseball Confederacy – In its third season of play, the Yinzer League (ran by Black Sox Professional Baseball) continued to be a feeder league for a lot of gamers. All through the summer time, gamers from the Yinzer League have been capable of signal contracts and play in varied MLB Companion Leagues.

2023 Information

Atlantic League

Nashville Developer Acquires Lexington Legends and Wild Well being Area
Nathan and Keri Lyons have acquired the Lexington Legends of the Atlantic League of Skilled Baseball (ALPB) together with Wild Well being Area and its actual property.
Learn extra HERE (Atlantic League).

York Revolution Announce Rick Forney as New Supervisor
Forney, a local of Frederick, Maryland, spent the final 17 seasons managing the Winnipeg Goldeyes of the American Affiliation, compiling a document of 887-753 with 13 profitable seasons, 10 playoff appearances and three league championships in 2012, 2016 and 2017. He was additionally named American Affiliation Supervisor of the 12 months in 2011 and 2020.
Learn extra HERE (York Dispatch).

Atlantic League Breaks Floor in Hagerstown
A floor breaking ceremony was held in Hagerstown which is about to host a brand new Atlantic League crew in 2024.
Learn extra HERE (Herald-Mail Media).

Frontier League

Crushers Identify Jared Lemieux Supervisor
Lemieux spent the previous 2 seasons teaching with the New Jersey Jackals, and has been concerned in skilled baseball, both enjoying or teaching since 2006.
Learn extra HERE (Frontier League).

Florence Names Chad Rhodes Supervisor
This marks Rhoades’ third stint with Florence, having spent his two earlier stops with Florence because the crew’s pitching coach.
Learn extra HERE (Frontier League).

Windy Metropolis Names MLB All-Star Richie Sexson Supervisor
This would be the first skilled managerial place for Sexson, who has spent a lot of the final decade as director of baseball at Summit Excessive College in Bend, Oregon. He performed for 12 seasons within the Main Leagues from 1997-2008.  
Learn extra HERE (Frontier League).

2023 Schedule Introduced
The Frontier League, a MLB Skilled Companion League, unveiled the schedule for its 30th season of play.  The 2023 common season will start on Thursday, Might 11 and run by means of Sunday, September 3.
Learn extra HERE (Frontier League).

Pioneer League

Stu Pederson Named Second Ever Supervisor of Vary Riders
Pederson served as an assistant coach for the Vary Riders this previous season, serving to information the crew to a profitable second half, together with a 17-12 document at house and a five-game house win streak to complete off the season.
Learn extra HERE (Our Sports activities Central).

2023 Missoula PaddleHeads Teaching Workers Introduced
 Supervisor, Michael Schlact is returning to the Backyard Metropolis after having the very best profitable proportion in all {of professional} baseball every of the previous two seasons. The PaddleHeads have re-signed 2022 hitting coach, Jeff Lyle who performed an integral position within the crew’s success in 2022. New to the teaching workers, however to not the PaddleHeads is the brand new 2023 assistant coach Brandon Riley. Riley has been a pacesetter within the clubhouse every of his previous two enjoying seasons in Missoula.
Learn extra HERE (Our Sports activities Central).

MLB Draft League

2023 Format Introduced
First half (June 1-July 4): For Newbie/Draft-eligible gamers from the Divisions I-III, NAIA, junior school and highschool (graduating seniors) ranges. 30 video games per crew.
Second half (July 7-Sept. 2): For skilled gamers who’ve exhausted their beginner eligibility. Gamers obtain housing, meal cash, journey and weekly compensation. 50 video games per crew.

See the MLB Draft League Official Website HERE.

2023 Schedule Introduced
The halves can be uneven with 30 scheduled video games per crew within the first half and 50 scheduled video games per crew within the second half.
See the Draft League schedule HERE (MLB Draft League).

United Shore Professional Baseball League

2023 Schedule Introduced
The 70-game schedule will run from Might 19 by means of September 9 at Jimmy John’s Area in historic downtown Utica, Mich.
See the USPBL schedule HERE (USPBL).

Pecos League

The Pecos League Introduced two new groups for the 2023 season
The Marysville Drakes in California (extra data HERE) and the Blackwell FlyCatchers in Oklahoma (extra data HERE).

Empire League

The Empire League Reveals New Workforce
 The Empire Baseball League has revealed the crew title for the brand new Malone, New York crew to be the Border Hounds.
Extra data HERE (Empire League).

Black Sox Professional Baseball

The Black Sox Professional Baseball League can be once more internet hosting low season exercises, a contest camp in Florida, and persevering with with their spring coaching barnstorming tour towards the MLB Companion Leagues.
Extra data HERE (Black Sox Professional Baseball).