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VBL All-Stars To Play In Showcase

- By Greg Madia Daily News Record HARRISONBURG – The Valley Baseball League will put its reputation on the line this summer. Commissioner Don Lemish said the VBL is schedule to take a team of its all-stars to a showcase in Kannapolis, N.C. to compete against all-star teams from four other summer college leagues in July. […]

Ready To Play Ball

- Wease Hoping For Good Start To Harrisonburg’s Season By Greg Madia Daily News Record HARRISONBURG – The first two weeks on his schedule are circled, Bob Wease said. Weease’s Harrisonburg Turks open the Valley Baseball League season next Friday and then after a day off, play 13 games in the next 14 days to begin […]

The Latest Roster Additions

- Life, like baseball, is a tricky business, full of curve balls and unexpected events.  The Harrisonburg Turks are disappointed by the injuries to various players previously set to see game-time this summer, but are confident that new additions to the squad will compensate for the loss of personnel.  New members of the Turks include Davis Kirkpatrick, Mason […]

2017 Valley Baseball League Hall of Fame Announced

- Seven former players, coaches, and administrators were approved by the Valley Baseball League Board of Directors as the second class of the VBL Hall of Fame, as announced by League Commissioner and President Don Lemish. The second Hall of Fame class was voted on by a nine-member committee, with 35 candidates receiving at least one vote. […]

Harrisonburg Turks Announces 2017 Coaching Staff 

- The summer of 2017 is full of promise for the Harrisonburg Turks for several reasons, not least of which is the return of long-time President and General Manager Bob Wease as the head coach.  His 16th season in the head coaching position, Wease looks to enjoy his 27th year as President and GM.  During his […]

Wease Filling Turks’ Roster

- Bob Wease has his sights set on another pennant.

A Squad of Spartans Set to Sign with the Turks

- Former 1992 Harrisonburg Turk, UNC Greensboro Head Coach Link Jarrett has been a constant source of sending talented players to the Turks each summer. This season isn't any different. 

Freshmen Deacons to Play for the Turks

- Once again Coach Tom Walter has entrusted some of his Demon Deacons to the Turks. Freshmen Carter Bach and Nick DiPanzio will hone their skills this summer at Veterans Memorial Park.

Road Runners Join the Turks Roster

- Texas San Antonio isn’t letting the Turks down this season. The Turks are excited to announce 2016 Turk Brian Arias will return to Harrisonburg and cover second base at Veterans Memorial Park for another summer.

Florida Tech Panthers to Join the Turks

- James Gronberg, a 6-3 185 pound junior outfielder is seeing the country playing baseball. Gronberg hails from the north in Stamford, CT and plays ball in the south at Florida Tech University.

Pitching Staff Adds Two Local JMU Dukes

- We are excited to welcome back 5-11, 195 junior LHP Tucker McCoy for his third season with the Turks. A native of the area, McCoy has played at a high level for JMU.

Change is a Constant for Players

- In these final days of MLB Spring Training, lives are changed every year. For devout seamheads like many of us, the transaction page is where this domino effect begins and often ends for players.