PLAYERS NEEDED TO FORM NEW TEAMS!
SILVER CITY, NM (Special) January 1, 2019 – Team directors in each new Copper League town are looking for players that want to play baseball this next summer!
The interest generated by the league announcing the start of the league has brought a tremendous amount of inquiries to the league office.
HISTORIC COPPER LEAGUE ATTEMPTING COMEBACK
SILVER CITY, NM (Special) December 21, 2018 – Baseball enthusiasts will gather at a meeting to be held to determine if the baseball league can be organized to begin play in 2019 or 2020. The meeting specifics will be announced soon.
Items to be discussed: what communities will be represented with a team, approve a season schedule, league and team budgets, player roster eligibility, home gate receipts kept by home team or shared with visiting clubs, club performance bonds and league dues.
The league is keeping a tight geographic area for clubs to be located. El Paso, Deming, and Silver City will be represented at the meeting. The league is looking for interest in other communities that are within the league geographic area that include Las Cruces, and all of southwestern New Mexico.
The Copper League was in operation during the 1910s, 20s and 50s and many famous ballplayers played in the area.
Any interest can be directed to Bob Lipp at (316) 617 1751 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MIKE BELTRAN - El PASO
ART ARREY - DEMING
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BOB LIPP - SILVER CITY
TEAM NAMES of the PAST Spirit de Las Cruces
Deming Merchants County Rams Lordsburg Coyotes Silver City Broncos Grant County Lobos North Hurley's Eagles Grant County Miners Surplus City
The new baseball teams will start to play in late-May and the season will end in August.
Teams are looking for players, with any playing experience, and team volunteers to help with team operations. Please contact team directors listed below: