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Longtime owner, manager of Harrisonburg Turks looking for someone to take over the team

- WHSV TV3 Friday, September 17, 2021 Interview with Harrisonburg Turks owner Bob Wease regarding his decision to sell the team. https://www.whsv.com/2021/09/17/longtime-owner-manager-harrisonburg-turks-looking-someone-take-over-team/

A Baseball Life

- Daily News Record Editorial Wednesday, September 15, 2021 Nobody should fault Bob Wease, a longtime local baseball staple, for wanting to get out of the Valley Baseball League business. For more than 30 years, he’s owned the Harrisonburg Turks, managed the club and made a ton of Major League Baseball connections along the way. Step […]

Longtime Turks Owner, Manager Looking To Sell Team

- Daily News Record By Greg Madia September 14, 2021 His office at Wease Auto Exchange on South Main Street resembles more of a miniature baseball museum than it does the business side of his car lot. Photos of the game’s greats and those big leaguers who rolled through town for a summer fill the wall. […]

Valley Baseball League Ranks Third in the CSBN Release

- CSBN.com July 6, 2021 Not surprisingly, the Cape Cod Baseball League tops the CSBN 2021 list of the Top 10 Collegiate Summer Baseball leagues. again. The granddaddy of CSB, hasn’t missed a step despite the challenge of Major League Baseball’s two new entries into the ranks of wood-bat summer development play, which has been inauspicious […]

Turks Swept by Staunton

- Written by Brien Krug Turks Staff Writer July 25, 2021 The Turks were looking to turn the page on a disappointing game 1 13-3 loss, as they hosted the Staunton Braves with their backs up against the wall down 1-0 in the best of 3 series. In this must win game Bob Wease turned to […]

Turks Drop Series Open

- Written by Brien Krug Turks Staff Writer July 24, 2021 After a disappointing end to the 2021 VBL Regular season, losing two straight and dropping to 3rd in the South, the Turks were looking to turn the page as they travelled down to Staunton to take on the Braves in game 1 of a best […]

Turks Lose Home Field with Loss

- Written by Brien Krug Turks Staff Writer July 23, 2021 Following the split of the doubleheader to Staunton on Thursday, the Turks travelled down I-81 to take on the same Staunton Braves in the rubber match between the two teams with the 2 seed and home field advantage on the line. Bob Wease would call […]

Turks Split Crucial Doubleheader

- Written by Brien Krug  Turks Staff Writer   July 22, 2021 With the regular season starting to come to a close every single game counts in the playoff race. Especially for the Turks, who entered today’s doubleheader against the Staunton Braves with only a .5 game lead over Staunton for the 2nd seed and home-field advantage […]

McDonnell, Hartigan Pace Turks To Victory

- Daily News-Record Staff   July 20, 2021 Harrisonburg to a big night from the 2021 James Madison players as the Turks won 7-4 on Monday at Waynesboro in Valley Baseball League action.   Liam McDonnell (James Madison) started on the mound for the Turks and allowed just one run in six innings before Logan McClure took over […]

Turks Lose Pivotal Matchup to Waynesboro

- Written by Brien Krug  Turks Staff Writer   July 18, 2021   The Turks were looking to turn the page from a bad 11-1 loss to Charlottesville when they hosted the Waynesboro Generals in a game that had plenty of playoff implications. Will Mercer (0-2, 3.76 ERA) got the start for Bob Wease’s Turk’s in their biggest […]

Saturday July 17th Game Postponed

- Due to inclement weather, tonight’s home game vs the Staunton Braves has been postponed and rescheduled to Thursday, July 22nd in a doubleheader. First game starts at 5:30.  Fans should bring their Bob Wade Auto World coupons from Friday July 16th DNR and will be accepted for free admission! Thank you to Bob Wade Auto […]

Turks Mercy Ruled in Charlottesville

- Written by Brien Krug   Turks Staff Writer   July 16, 2021   Harrisonburg was coming off a big 13-6 win to move into sole possession of 2nd in the South division when they traveled across the mountain to clash with the top of the VBL, the Charlottesville Tom Sox. Andres Rodriguez got the start on the bump […]