(24) The city didn't have a minor-league club
at the time.
Iversen sued the independent minor-league club
for his unpaid salary of $32,475.
Come April, the Blackhawks will not experience any of this, but their minor-league club
-- the Rockford IceHogs -- are fighting tooth and nail to qualify for the Calder Cup playoffs.
(http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/more-sports/bondy-building-club-legit-goal-article-1.1351197) The New York Daily News pointed out the fervid, winning-obsessed New York fan base, and how they won't tolerate a team that would serve as a minor-league club
Traditionally, researchers interested in the minor leagues have focused exclusively on the game on the field, chronicling pennant races and the exploits of great teams and players; or they have eschewed the game altogether for the daily operations of a minor-league club
, the club's role as a community institution, or the minor leagues as an integral part of the fabric of small-town America.
Everything the staff of a minor-league club
does today, I did.
National Sports Services of Topeka, Kan., is promoting the project and has said it will bring a minor-league club
in the Independent League to play at the 4,500-seat, $10 million ballpark.
Pele was born into a footballing family in Tres Coracos, Brazil, and began playing soccer for a local minor-league club
where he was discovered at the age of 11 by one of the country's premier players, Waldemar de Brito.
There would also be spending by the minor-league club
, on player salaries and staff expenses.
What that means is the minor-league club
normally pays for any costs associated with the stadium -- rent, utilities, maintenance -- and the salaries of the full-time front office staff and seasonal ballpark help (generally 100 to 150 people).
That mark has never been equaled by any full-season minor-league club
. Manager Jake Flowers was named Minor-League Manager of the Year by The Sporting News.
The Emeralds' entry against 63 other minor-league clubs
is that very 1,034-calorie local Voodoo Doughnut creation, a combination of Voodoo's legendary Bacon Maple Bar and the traditional ballpark bratwurst.The contest is divided into four categories.