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Rendering of proposed Rock Cats Stadium (courtesy City of Hartford)

Report: Twins Cut Ties With Cats

The Minnesota Twins have cut ties, for now, with the New Britain Rock Cats as their Double-A Minor League Baseball affiliate.

19 hours ago

Rock Cats Stadium proposal (courtesy City of Hartford)

Hartford Council Handed Rock Cats Plans

Hartford’s Common Council Thursday formally accepted a resolution from Mayor Pedro Segarra outlining recommendations regarding the selection of DoNo Hartford, LLC as the preferred developer for the Downtown North properties.

09/05/2014

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Meeting Tomorrow On Hartford Development, Stadium

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra is calling a special meeting of the City Council for Thursday night to discuss receive, and refer to committee and public hearing development plans for the area […]

09/03/2014

Critics of Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra's Rock Cats stadium plans marched to city hall for a public hearing on the purchase of land for the project.  Some marchers doubt the mayor's assertion that he is creating a plan that will put less of the $60-million price tag on the backs of taxpayers. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rock Cats Pay Taxes

The New Britain Rock Cats have avoided potential eviction from their baseball stadium by paying more than $164,500 in property taxes.

08/21/2014

Byron Buxton (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Top Prospect Injured In New Britain Expected To Be OK

The Minnesota Twins and their frustrated fans have stopped holding their breath. Future center fielder Byron Buxton was only left with a concussion from a scary collision with a minor league teammate.

08/14/2014

Byron Buxton (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Baseball’s Top Prospect Suffers Concussion In First Rock Cats Game

Minnesota Twins star prospect Byron Buxton was taken off the field in an ambulance after an outfield collision Wednesday night in his first game for Double-A New Britain.

08/14/2014

New Britain Stadium (Photo Credit: minor league baseball.com)

NB Mayor To ‘Cats: Pay Up Or Get Out

New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart has put the owners of the New Britain Rock Cats on notice – if they don’t pay their property taxes, they’ll have to find a new home.

08/02/2014

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and members of the Rock Cats organization outside Hartford city hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Segarra: Stadium Part Of Overall Development Plan

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bids are being solicited by the city of hartford for potential developers of a minor baseball stadium in the downtown north area. This, after city officials reversed field in their plans […]

07/23/2014

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and members of the Rock Cats organization outside Hartford city hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Forum Tonight On Proposed Rock Cats Stadium For Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A forum is being held tonight on the proposed Rock Cats stadium for Hartford. Several issues are tied to the deal announced back on June 4. Chief among them: bonding $60 […]

07/02/2014

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Hartford Officials Say Deal In Place To Move Cats

A Hartford city official says a deal is in place that would move the minor league New Britain Rock Cats about 18 miles north to the capital city.

06/04/2014

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