Wilmington Ballpark Coalition
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Ballpark supporters: Where have they been?
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 07/12/2012 - 6:51pm.

video We've heard a lot from those against building a tax-funded ballpark in the Port City, but not much from those who support it. Today we asked them why they have been MIA.

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ONLY ON 3: Developers quiet a day after mayor criticizes ballpark plan
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 05/23/2012 - 4:28pm.

video One day after Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo said the proposal for a ballpark is not a good one for the city, many of the main players who pitched the plan are MIA. We contacted the private developers, Mandalay Baseball and the Atlanta Braves and got very little response.

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Braves bring in big leaguers to back ballpark
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 05/19/2012 - 3:30pm.

videoFormer Braves baseball players are rallying in support of bringing a minor league team to Wilmington. Columbus County native Otis Nixon, Greg McMichael, Zane Smith and Jeff Treadway all came out to the pro ballpark rally in front of City Hall Saturday.

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ONLY ON 3: Vice Chair of new Wilmington Ballpark Coalition quits after WWAY asks questions
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 10:56pm.

video We told you yesterday about a new group supporting the City of Wilmington in its plans to bring a ballpark to town. Today, the vice chair of the Wilmington Ballpark Coalition resigned after WWAY started asking questions about his involvement.

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ONLY ON 3: Who is the 'Wilmington Ballpark Coalition?'
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 10:43pm.

A closer look at the members of the WBC, what many have in common, and who's doing the organizing on their behalf.

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Business leaders join ballpark push, tax funding opponents continue petition drive
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 04/09/2012 - 4:21pm.

video Building a baseball stadium has been a hot topic of conversation in Wilmington. Now, some local business leaders are stepping up to bat to support the city's effort. The Wilmington Ballpark Coalition says it is banding together for an idea members think is a home run.

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