With several of our cities wooing teams and pursuing new stadiums in recent years, the economic impact of minor league baseball – and the wisdom of supporting it with tax dollars – remains a hot topic.
Former NC State pitcher Carlos Rodon of the Chicago White Sox pitched Friday night for the Charlotte Knights in a Triple-A game against the Durham Bulls. Recovering from a left biceps injury, Rodon pitched well for the first three innings before the Bulls hit him hard for seven runs in the fourth inning on the way to a 9-4 win.
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