TAMPA, FL – The 2018 Empire Season is just around the corner. Get your self ready for fun baseball excitement in the Northeast this summer.
As you know, last season the Puerto Rico Islanders were the only travel team in the league. The agreement to put the team in Puerto Rico has been held back due to the effects of Hurricane Irma. Therefore, the Puerto Rico Islanders will once again serve as a road team for the this season while the team will look to have its home in Puerto Rico for the 2019 season.
The Wild, will return for the 2018 season to play in the beautiful Memorial Field in Concord, New Hampshire.
The Bucks, who previous played the 2016 season in Watertown, New York, will play the 2018 season in Georgetown, Delaware at the Sports at the Beach Complex Main Field.
The Sullivan Explorers will return to an improved Generals Park for their 3rd season of Empire League play in the catskill mountains of SUNY Sullivan Community College in Loch Sheldrake, New York.
The Plattsburgh RedBirds will return to the beautiful historic city of Plattsburgh for its second season in route of back to back championship seasons.
The Old Orchard Beach Surge will return for another season at The Ballpark in the beautiful city of Old Orchard Beach, Maine. This will be the teams fourth season in Old Orchard Beach in which the 2018 All Star Game will be held.