MiLB approves BayBears' move to Madison

MADISON, AL (WAFF) - The Mobile BayBears are one step closer to their Madison relocation.

Minor League Baseball has approved the move. BallCorps LLC stated in a news release that the team will be ready to begin the 2020 season in the upcoming stadium and multiuse venue to be constructed off Zeirdt Road.

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Groundbreaking for Madison baseball stadium next month

MiLB's approval follows the unanimous approval by the Southern League earlier in May. The final steps are approvals by Major League Baseball and the Commissioner of Baseball.

A contest to help rename the team will be held at the stadium groundbreaking on June 9.

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