--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Continental Baseball League:
Who: Continental Baseball League What: Announcement of inaugural pro baseball franchises in Lewisville/Denton County & Keller/NE Tarrant County When: Thursday, February 8, 2007 -- 10 a.m. Lewisville/Denton County -- 1 p.m. Keller/NE Tarrant County Where: In Lewisville--press conference: Lewisville City Hall, 151 W. Church Street In Keller--press conference: Keller Police Department Community Room, 330 Rufe Snow Drive
Continental Baseball League President & CEO Ron Baron of Dallas, along with former Chicago Cubs executive Bob Ibach, former major league outfielder Jay Johnstone (played in 4 World Series) and CBL director of marketing Laura Kath will be on hand, along with the respective mayors, many local dignitaries and Lewisville team owner Sara Kelm and Keller/NE Tarrant County owner Larry Faulkner.
The Continental Baseball League is an independent league, very family oriented, and begins its first season of operation. The four teams in the league will begin play May 24. The season is 12 weeks, 60 games, and brings very affordable baseball to these communities. Game tickets priced from $5 to $7; parking FREE. Tuesdays--“Youth Instructional Clinic” days; all games played Thursday-Sunday. Player tryouts to be held in Dallas March 30-31.