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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.

Wingate Pipeline Sends Duo to Turks

- Wingate Head Coach Jeff Gregory is very familiar with the Harrisonburg Turks. Gregory spent his 2005 summer in Harrisonburg at the old legendary Veterans Memorial Park coaching the Turks.

Smartt Heading to Harrisonburg This Summer

- Sophomore Chase Smartt joins the Turks from Troy University, where the 5-10, 185 pound third baseman/catcher started in 54-57 games played as a freshman. We look forward to seeing the same type of form that made Smartt the only Trojan to have at least 270 putouts and 75 assists defensively during the 2016 season.

Two Eagles Soar into Harrisonburg

- The Turks have reached out to the NAIA Oklahoma Wesleyan University this year and recruited two of their Eagles to our pitching staff.  Right-hander Junior Lizandro Cruz, towers at 6-5 and weighs a lean 198 pounds and is a native of New York. Tyler Shumpert,  joins Cruz. Shumpert, a 6-0, 195 pound right hand junior […]

Ramos to Wear Turks Uniform this Summer

- Jacob Ramos, a 5-9, 160 pound RHP from Shorter University will be joining the Turks for the 2017 season. Ramos is no stranger to the Valley Baseball League as he pitched for Front Royal  in the North Division last summer. Ramos posted a stellar 1.00 ERA for the Cardinals in 27.0 innings of work only […]

Privateer to Join Pitching Staff

- New Orleans Assistant Coach Brett Stewart, a 2007 Turk himself, is sending one of his Privateers to Harrisonburg this summer.  6-2, 200 pound RHP, Jarred Taylor will be joining the Turks pitching staff. The junior pitcher brings plenty of experience having appeared in 49 games his first two seasons with New Orleans. Taylor is a […]