(PRWEB) December 21, 2014
Garden City, KS –The Pecos League of Professional Baseball Clubs is proud to announce its newest team in Garden City Kansas. The team will be named the Garden City Wind . The team will begin play at Clint Lightner Ballpark next year. Clint Lightner will be the first ever artificial turf field in the history of the Pecos League. The Teams website can be viewed at http://www.GardenCityWind.com
The Garden City Team will play in the Northern Division in the 2015 season with the Las Vegas Train Robbers, Trinidad Triggers and Santa Fe Fuego. Garden City will host Spring Training for both the Trinidad Triggers and the Garden City Wind before the two teams play the first series in Garden City. <BR><BR>
Pecos League Commissioner and Owner Andrew Dunn “We are excited to play the 2015 season in Garden City, I believe it will fit perfectly with the other seven cities in the league. The people are Garden City have been extremely welcoming and Clint Lightner Ballpark will continue our mission to upgrade facilities in our league.”
Former Trinidad Triggers Manager JD Droddy “I think it is great addition and it will be very helpful to the Northern Division. I think Kansas is a baseball state and Western Kansas will be great for the Pecos League.”
Garden City Mayor Roy Cessna "We look forward to a strong relationship with the Pecos League and are excited to be home to the Garden City Wind beginning this summer. This exciting addition is consistent with the Commission's desire to make Garden City the best place to live, work, and raise a family.”
The Garden City Wind will finalize their coaching staff soon.
Players interested in trying out for Garden City Wind contact Eric Schiff at
eric.schiff(at)pecosleague(dot)com or 314-874-6774.
The Pecos League is an independent professional baseball league which operates in cities in desert mountain regions throughout New Mexico, West Texas and Southern Colorado. Pecos Teams play in cities that do not have Major or Minor League Baseball teams and is not affiliated with either.
For more information about the Pecos League visit http://www.PecosLeague.com or call 575-680-2212