State Liners announce 2023 manager
Bill Kinneberg at the helm for 2023 campaign
The Bristol State Liners will be under a new manager in 2023. In its third year under the new Appalachian League, Bill Kinneberg will take the help as the new skipper for the State Liners.
Kinneberg, born in Sewell, Chile, joins the State Liners with decades of prior coaching experience,
Appalachian League elects two to Hall of Fame
CC Sabathia, Jim Leyland headline 2022 class
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The Appalachian League announced two new members have been elected to the Appalachian League Hall of Fame. The 2022 HOF Class included former Major League pitcher CC Sabathia and former Major League manager Jim Leyland.
"It is truly an honor to announce our 2022 class of
2022 All-Appalachian League Team announced
Bluefield's Jackson Feltner and Burlington's Mason Ruh highlight All-Appy League Team
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The Appalachian League announced the 2022 All-Appalachian League Team. The honorees were nominated and voted on by the league’s managers. The All-Appalachian League Team is highlighted by Bluefield’s Jackson Feltner, who was named Player of the Year, and Burlington’s Mason Ruh, who earned Pitcher of the
Roster announced for 2022 Appy League All-Star Game presented by Visit Alamance
The Visit Alamance All-Star Game is scheduled for 7 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, July 26, in Burlington, N.C.
The Appalachian League announced the rosters for the second Appy League All-Star Game presented by Visit Alamance. The rosters will feature 44 of the league's top players from the East and West Divisions, as nominated and voted on by the league's managers. The Visit Alamance All-Star Game is scheduled to
River Riders-State Liners postponed due to COVID-19
Game will be rescheduled later this season
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- In accordance with Appalachian League guidelines, tonight's game between the Bristol State Liners and Elizabethton River Riders has been postponed due to COVID-19 protocols.
The two teams are following Appy League and local public health guidelines to prioritize the health and safety of all athletes and
Appalachian League introduces new extra-innings format
Seven-inning Sundays to return
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The Appalachian League announced the addition of a "sudden death" extra-innings rule and the return of seven-inning games on Sundays.
EXTRA INNINGS: Similar to the Frontier League and MLB Draft League, the Appalachian League will implement a "sudden death" extra-innings format. During the plate meeting prior
Appalachian League announces 2021 executive awards
Greeneville general manager Kat Foster named Executive of the Year
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- The Appalachian League today announced its end-of-year awards for the 2021 season.
Executive of the Year—Kat Foster, Greeneville Flyboys
Kat Foster, general manager of the Greeneville Flyboys, has been named the 2021 Appalachian League Executive of the Year. The award is presented to the one executive
2021 All-Appalachian League Team, award winners announced
Marcus Brown and Bryce Mayer named Player and Pitcher of the Year, respectively
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The Appalachian League announced its 2021 All-Appalachian League Team prior to the completion of its inaugural season as a collegiate summer league as part of the MLB and USA Baseball Prospect Development Pipeline (PDP). The honorees were nominated and voted on by the league’s managers and
Kight, Peddycord earn weekly honors
Tate Kight and Sam Peddycord were named Appy League Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The Appalachian League announced that Bristol's Tate Kight and Greeneville's Sam Peddycord were named Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively.
Kight hit .455 (10-for-22) in six games this week to lead Bristol at the plate. The Homerville, Ga., native collected at least one hit in
Power on display in inaugural Appy League All-Star Game presented by Pennzoil
West wins tiebreaking home run derby to secure All-Star victory
PULASKI, Va. – Dylan Rogers (Princeton) blasted a three-run homer in the first inning – the first of the game’s six total homers – as the East and West All-Stars played to a 6-6 tie in the 2021 Appalachian League All-Star Game presented by Pennzoil at Calfee Park in Pulaski,
Rosters announced for Appy League All-Star Game presented by Pennzoil
The inaugural event is scheduled for 7 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, July 27, in Pulaski, Va.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- The Appalachian League announced today the rosters for the inaugural Appy League All-Star Game presented by Pennzoil. The rosters feature 46 of the league’s top players from the East and West Divisions, as nominated and voted on by the league’s managers. The 2021 Appy League All-Star
Crist, Trembley to manage Appy League All-Star teams
Pulaski’s Clark Crist to lead East Team; Bristol’s Dave Trembley to manage the West Team
The Appalachian League announced today that Pulaski’s Clark Crist and Bristol’s Dave Trembley will manage the East and West teams for the Appalachian League All-Star Game, respectively. The inaugural All-Star Game is set to take place Tuesday, July 27, at Calfee Park in Pulaski, Virginia.
The managers will be joined