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Sea Dogs will remain Red Sox affiliate for another 10 years under new agreement

The agreement was announced Friday in a news release from Major League Baseball.
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Published: Feb. 12, 2021 at 3:56 PM EST
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PORTLAND, Maine (WMTW) - The Portland Sea Dogs have renewed an agreement that keeps them the Double-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox for the next decade.

The agreement was announced Friday in a news release from Major League Baseball.

“We are thrilled to have this new long-term affiliation agreement in place and look forward to continuing our tradition of being the Double-A home of so many future Red Sox stars,” Sea Dogs’ Chairman Bill Burke said in a statement.

The Sea Dogs have been the Red Sox’ Double-A affiliate since 2003.

The team signed a Professional Development License that keeps them affiliated with the Red Sox under MLB’s new player development structure.

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