LumberKings call on host families for '17

LumberKings look for host families for players and coaches

By Erik Oas / Clinton LumberKings | February 21, 2017 4:44 PM ET

Summer is fast approaching and with it the arrival of the 2017 Clinton LumberKings. That is why the LumberKings are calling on anyone in the Clinton area interested in hosting a player or coach for the 2017 season.

Players and coaches will be arriving in Clinton in the beginning of April and could stay with the team through the middle of September. The LumberKings players and coaches would need hosting throughout the season, but the team will be on the road for 70 games during the campaign. For people and families interested in hosting players and coaches please contact the LumberKings front office at (563) 242-0727, or by stopping by the office at Ashford University Field.

About the LumberKings

The LumberKings, the only remaining Charter Member of the Midwest League, will be starting their 62nd season in Clinton and their ninth as an affiliate of the Seattle Mariners. Since the club's inception in 1937, 267 former Clinton players have made it to the Major Leagues. The LumberKings play at historic Ashford University Field located off 6th Avenue North at 537 Ballpark Drive. Ticket packages and advertising opportunities are available for the 2017 season by calling (563) 242-0727 or by visiting

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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