This marks Verlander's second Cy Young award after winning both the AL Cy Young and AL Most Valuable Player awards in 2011, making him the 20th pitcher all-time to take home the honor twice.
Coastal Plain League News
The 22nd annual CPL All-Star event will make its second trip to Ting Stadium in Holly Springs, N.C. July 12-13, 2020.
The Washington Nationals wrapped up their first ever World Series title October 30, winning game seven versus the Houston Astros. They were helped by Mr. National himself, former 2003 Peninsula Pilot Ryan Zimmerman.
The schedule for the 2020 Coastal Plain League season has been released.
On Thursday, the Tri-Cities Baseball 2020 group hosted ‘Name the Team’ Night at Shepherd Stadium. The event was invite only for the Top 20 finalists in the Name the Team contest and other distinguished guests were in attendance. After a catered dinner, courtesy of Brocks Barbeque, the team’s new General Manager Steve Taggart began the announcement.
The Coastal Plain League has representation across the MLB Postseason in 2019, giving CPL fans plenty to root for.
2019 Coastal Plain League Standings
|Lexington County Blowfish||15-30||0.333|
|Morehead City Marlins||37-14||0.725|
|Holly Springs Salamanders||19-32||0.373|
|High Point-Thomasville HiToms||18-22||0.450|
|Forest City Owls||0-0||0.000|