Saturday, Dec. 17 — UPDATE: According to a source close to the team, as well as a recent report via the Patriot Ledger, the Rox will most likely join the Futures Collegiate Baseball League next summer, (2012), but nothing officially has been confirmed.
Once news breaks on a decision, we’ll provide an update!
Friday, Dec. 16: The CanAm League announced on Friday that the Brockton Rox won’t be playing baseball in 2012, but are hopeful the club will return to the diamond and league in 2013.
According to the report on the league’s website, commissioner Miles Wolff announced that the league this year will only include the Newark Bears, New Jersey Jackals, Rockland Boulders and Worcester Tornadoes, who’ll take part in a 100-game schedule, which begins on Thursday, May 17, and concludes on Monday, September 3.
This season promises to be a special one, as all five teams will take part in an interleague schedule against various teams from the American Association.
For more information on the decision to postpone the Rox season, and Wolff’s statement from Friday, please CLICK HERE.