Baseball fans in Texas and Louisiana may have a glimmer of hope, as United League Baseball and the Continental Baseball League potentially find homes for five ULB franchises. Besides the previously announced Alexandria Aces, the Amarillo Dillas, Edinburg Coyotes, Harlingen WhiteWIngs, Laredo Broncos and San Angelo Colts could play under the CBL banner this season, pending the emergence of local ownership.Five of the six teams in the independent United League Baseball could be playing in the independent Continental Baseball League in 2009, pending local owners stepping forward in all five markets.
Besides the previously announced Alexandria Aces, the Amarillo Dillas, Edinburg Coyotes, Harlingen WhiteWIngs, Laredo Broncos and San Angelo Colts could play under the Continental Baseball League banner this season.
Local ownership is being sought for each United Sports team. The viability of local economic involvement is central to determining which teams will play under the Continental banner. Formal team announcements will occur early next month concurrent with printing the Continental League’s 2009 schedule.
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