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Marion awarded Frontier League baseball team.

Marion awarded Frontier League baseball team.
By; Todd Richards

After much speculation, it appears that professional baseball is coming to Marion.

Mike Theissen, a Baseball consultant, for the project tells KFVS12 sports that Frontier league baseball will be coming to the new Marion ballpark in 2007.

Thiessen say's the new Marion baseball team will be an expansion team to the Frontier League.

A news conference is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Wednesday afternoon at the Marion baseball field to announce the news.

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