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David Wright Inducted Into Appy League Hall of Fame

July 1, 2020

July 1, 2020 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The Appalachian League today announced 18 new members have been elected to the Appalachian League Hall of Fame. The 2020 HOF Class is highlighted by Rick Ankiel, St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Shildt and New York Mets standout David Wright. Ankiel, Shildt and

2020 Kingsport Mets Season Cancelled

July 1, 2020

July 1, 2020 Kingsport, TN – In accordance with the news from Major League Baseball and the Appalachian League, the 2020 Championship season will not be played across Minor League Baseball for the first time since its founding in 1901, which officially cancels the 2020 Kingsport Mets season. “Like all


February 3, 2020

KINGSPORT, Tenn.- The Kingsport Mets announced their coaching staff for the 2020 Appalachian League season today. The staff will feature all new coaches for Kingsport with a few beginning their first season within the New York Mets organization.Chris Newell takes over as Manager of the Kingsport Mets. Newell previously managed

Appalachian League Releases 2019 Community Report

League contributions exceeded $2.3 million for 2019 calendar year
January 17, 2020

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The Appalachian League today announced it surpassed $2.3 million in charitable contributions for the 2019 calendar year. The multi-million dollar figure is a culmination of all community involvement from the ten teams in the Advanced-Rookie league, as well as efforts from the Appalachian League office. "As

Former Kingsport Mets Manager Bobby Floyd Inducted Into Appalachian League Hall of Fame

November 12, 2019

KINGSPORT, Tenn. - The Appalachian League announced their 2019 Special Election Hall of Fame class today. Former Kingsport Mets Manager, Bobby Floyd, was elected to the Appalachian League Hall of Fame along with 13 other well-deserving inductees. Former Kingsport Mets manager, Bobby Floyd, is the first member of the Kingsport