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Tracking MLB's new player development structure

MiLB franchises offered invitations to become affiliated partners
Rochester's Frontier Field has hosted Minor League games since 1996. (Bare Antolos)
December 9, 2020

The longstanding Professional Baseball Agreement (PBA) between Major League Baseball and Minor League Baseball expired on Sept. 30, and discussions are underway regarding affiliate relationships for the 2021 season and beyond through Player Development Licenses (PDLs). will update the table below as MLB teams announce which communities have been

The longstanding Professional Baseball Agreement (PBA) between Major League Baseball and Minor League Baseball expired on Sept. 30, and discussions are underway regarding affiliate relationships for the 2021 season and beyond through Player Development Licenses (PDLs). will update the table below as MLB teams announce which communities have been extended invitations to become an affiliated partner:

MLB club Minor League partner Ballpark Location Level
ARIRenoGreater Nevada FieldReno, Nev.Triple-A
ARIAmarilloHodgetownAmarillo, TexasDouble-A
ARIHillsboroRon Tonkin FieldHillsboro, Ore.Class A Advanced
ARIVisaliaRawhide BallparkVisalia, Calif.Class A
ATLGwinnettCoolray FieldLawrenceville, Ga.Triple-A
ATLMississippiTrustmark ParkPearl, Miss.Double-A
ATLRomeState Mutual StadiumRome, Ga.Class A Advanced
ATLAugustaSRP ParkNorth Augusta, S.C.Class A
BALNorfolkHarbor ParkNorfolk, Va.Triple-A
BALBowiePrince George's StadiumBowie, Md.Double-A
BALAberdeenRipken StadiumAberdeen, Md.Class A Advanced
BALDelmarvaArthur W. Perdue StadiumSalisbury, Md.Class A
BOSWorcesterPolar ParkWorcester, Mass.Triple-A
BOSPortlandHadlock FieldPortland, MaineDouble-A
BOSGreenvilleFluor FieldGreenville, S.C.Class A Advanced
BOSSalemSalem Memorial BallparkSalem, Va.Class A
CHCIowaPrincipal ParkDes Moines, IowaTriple-A
CHCTennesseeSmokies StadiumKodak, Tenn.Double-A
CHCSouth BendFour Winds FieldSouth Bend, Ind.Class A Advanced
CHCMyrtle FieldMyrtle Beach, S.C.Class A
CINLouisvilleLouisville Slugger FieldLouisville, Ky.Triple-A
CINChattanoogaAT&T FieldChattanooga, Tenn.Double-A
CINDaytonDay Air BallparkDayton, OhioClass A Advanced
CINDaytonaJackie Robinson BallparkDaytona Beach, Fla.Class A
CLEColumbusHuntington ParkColumbus, OhioTriple-A
CLEAkronCanal ParkAkron, OhioDouble-A
CLELake CountyClassic ParkEastlake, OhioClass A Advanced
CLELynchburgBank of the James StadiumLynchburg, Va.Class A
COLAlbuquerqueIsotopes ParkAlbuquerque, N.M.Triple-A
COLHartfordDunkin' Donuts ParkHartford, Conn.Double-A
COLSpokaneAvista StadiumSpokane, Wash.Class A Advanced
COLFresnoChukchansi ParkFresno, Calif.Class A
CWSCharlotteTruist FieldCharlotte, N.C.Triple-A
CWSBirminghamRegions FieldBirmingham, Ala.Double-A
CWSWinston-SalemBB&T BallparkWinston-Salem, N.C.Class A Advanced
CWSKannapolisAtrium Health BallparkKannapolis, N.C.Class A
DETToledoFifth Third FieldToledo, OhioTriple-A
DETErieUPMC ParkErie, Pa.Double-A
DETWest MichiganFifth Third BallparkComstock Park, Mich.Class A Advanced
DETLakelandJoker Marchant StadiumLakeland, Fla.Class A
HOU Sugar Land Constellation Field Sugar Land, Texas Triple-A
HOU Corpus Christi Whataburger Field Corpus Christi, Texas Double-A
HOU Asheville McCormick Field Asheville, N.C. Class A Advanced
HOU Fayetteville Segra Stadium Fayetteville, N.C. Class A
KCOmahaWerner ParkPapillion, Neb.Triple-A
KCNW ArkansasArvest BallparkSpringdale, Ark.Double-A
KCQuad CitiesModern Woodmen ParkDavenport, IowaClass A Advanced
KCColumbiaSegra ParkColumbia, S.C.Class A
LAASalt LakeSmith's BallparkSalt Lake City, UtahTriple-A
LAARocket CityToyota FieldMadison, Ala.Double-A
LAATri-CityGesa StadiumPasco, Wash.Class A Advanced
LAAInland EmpireSan Manuel StadiumSan Bernardino, Calif.Class A
LADOklahoma CityChickasaw Bricktown BallparkOklahoma City, Okla.Triple-A
LADTulsaONEOK FieldTulsa, Okla.Double-A
LADGreat LakesDow DiamondMidland, Mich.Class A Advanced
LADRancho CucamongaLoanMart FieldRancho Cucamonga, Calif.Class A
MIAJacksonville121 Financial BallparkJacksonville, Fla.Triple-A
MIAPensacolaBlue Wahoos StadiumPensacola, Fla.Double-A
MIABeloitPohlman FieldBeloit, Wisc.Class A Advanced
MIAJupiterRoger Dean Chevrolet StadiumJupiter, Fla.Class A
MILNashvilleFirst Horizon ParkNashville, Tenn.Triple-A
MILBiloxiMGM ParkBiloxi, Miss.Double-A
MILWisconsinFox Cities StadiumAppleton, Wisc.Class A Advanced
MILCarolinaFive County StadiumZebulon, N.C.Class A
MINSt. PaulCHS FieldSt. Paul, Minn.Triple-A
MINWichitaRiverfront StadiumWichita, Kan.Double-A
MINCedar RapidsPerfect Game FieldCedar Rapids, IowaClass A Advanced
MINFort MyersHammond StadiumFort Myers, Fla.Class A
NYM Syracuse NBT Bank Stadium Syracuse, N.Y. Triple-A
NYMBinghamtonNYSEG StadiumBinghamton, N.Y.Double-A
NYMBrooklynMCU ParkBrooklyn, N.Y.Class A Advanced
NYMSt. LucieClover ParkPort St. Lucie, Fla.Class A
NYYScranton/Wilkes-BarrePNC FieldMoosic, Pa.Triple-A
NYYSomersetTD Bank BallparkBridgewater Township, N.J.Double-A
NYYHudson ValleyDutchess StadiumWappingers Falls, N.Y.Class A Advanced
NYYTampaGeorge M. Steinbrenner FieldTampa, Fla.Class A
OAKLas VegasLas Vegas BallparkSummerlin, Nev.Triple-A
OAKMidlandSecurity Bank BallparkMidland, TexasDouble-A
OAKLansingJackson FieldLansing, Mich.Class A Advanced
OAKStocktonBanner Island BallparkStockton, Calif.Class A
PHILehigh ValleyCoca-Cola ParkAllentown, Pa.Triple-A
PHIReadingFirstEnergy StadiumReading, Pa.Double-A
PHIJersey ShoreFirstEnergy ParkLakewood, N.J.Class A Advanced
PHIClearwaterSpectrum FieldClearwater, Fla.Class A
PITIndianapolis Victory FieldIndianapolis, Ind.Triple-A
PITAltoona Peoples Natural Gas FieldAltoona, Pa.Double-A
PITGreensboro First National Bank FieldGreensboro, N.C.Class A Advanced
PITBradenton LECOM ParkBradenton, Fla.Class A
SDEl PasoSouthwest University ParkEl Paso, TexasTriple-A
SDSan AntonioNelson Wolff Municipal StadiumSan Antonio, TexasDouble-A
SDFort WayneParkview FieldFort Wayne, Ind.Class A Advanced
SDLake ElsinoreThe DiamondLake Elsinore, Calif.Class A
SEATacomaCheney StadiumTacoma, Wash.Triple-A
SEAArkansasDickey-Stephens ParkLittle Rock, Ark.Double-A
SEAEverettFunko FieldEverett, Wash.Class A Advanced
SEAModestoJohn Thurman FieldModesto, Calif.Class A
SFSacramentoSutter Health ParkWest Sacramento, Calif.Triple-A
SFRichmondThe DiamondRichmond, Va.Double-A
SFEugenePK ParkEugene, Ore.Class A Advanced
SFSan JoseExcite BallparkSan Jose, Calif.Class A
STLMemphisAutoZone ParkMemphis, Tenn.Triple-A
STLSpringfieldHammons FieldSpringfield, Mo.Double-A
STLPeoriaDozer ParkPeoria, Ill.Class A Advanced
STLPalm BeachRoger Dean Chevrolet StadiumJupiter, Fla.Class A
TBDurhamDurham Bulls Athletic ParkDurham, N.C.Triple-A
TBMontgomeryRiverwalk StadiumMontgomery, Ala.Double-A
TBBowling GreenBowling Green BallparkBowling Green, Ky.Class A Advanced
TBCharlestonJoseph P. Riley, Jr. ParkCharleston, S.C.Class A
TEXRound RockDell DiamondRound Rock, TexasTriple-A
TEXFriscoDr Pepper BallparkFrisco, TexasDouble-A
TEXHickoryL.P. Frans StadiumHickory, N.C.Class A Advanced
TEXDown EastGrainger StadiumKinston, N.C.Class A
TORBuffaloSahlen FieldBuffalo, N.Y.Triple-A
TORNew HampshireNortheast Delta Dental StadiumManchester, N.H.Double-A
TORVancouverNat Bailey StadiumVancouver, B.C.Class A Advanced
TORDunedinTD BallparkDunedin, Fla.Class A
WASRochesterFrontier FieldRochester, N.Y.Triple-A
WASHarrisburgFNB FieldHarrisburg, Pa.Double-A
WASWilmingtonDaniel S. Frawley StadiumWilmington, Del.Class A Advanced
WASFredericksburgNew Fredericksburg BallparkFredericksburg, Va.Class A