Bowman Named VBL Commissioner

- By Tommy Keeler Northern Virginia Daily Dec 21, 2021 Robert “Porky” Bowman was named Valley Baseball League Commissioner last month. The Woodstock River Bandits general manager knows he’s got his work cut out for him trying to replace the late Bruce Alger, who died on Oct. 7. Alger had been the Valley League commissioner since […]

WHSV TV3 Interviews with League Officials Remembering Bruce Alger

- WHSV TV 3 interview Friday, October 8, 2021 Valley community remembers Valley Baseball League’s Bruce Alger Click to watch interview

Alger Remembered For Impact Within, Outside Rebels’ Organization

- It is with great sorrow that the Harrisonburg Turks share today’s Daily News Record article on the passing of our dear friend, Bruce Alger. We’ll let the DNR share the news with our readers.  Valley Baseball League Alger Remembered For Impact Within, Outside Rebels’ Organization By Brad Fauber For The Daily News-Record                        Oct 7, 2021  […]

Logan McClure Named to All Things Valley League 2021 Top Starting Pitchers

- SEPTEMBER 29, 2021LEONARD4 #14 Starter: Logan McClure, Harrisonburg Our 14th best starter, Harrisonburg’s Logan McClure, is listed at 5-11, but with his specs and hard fastball, he still paints an intimidating picture on the mound. For the Turks, McClure went 2-0, 3.82 in 33 innings, with a .220 BAA, 1.121 WHIP, 2.7 BB/9, and 10.1 K/9. Among pitchers […]

Liam McDonnell Makes All Things Valley League 2021 Top Starting Pitchers List

- SEPTEMBER 27, 2021LEONARD4 All Things Valley League #15 Starter: Liam McDonnell, Harrisonburg From Oak Hill, Virginia, a student at James Madison, and a returner to the league from 2019, Harrisonburg Turk starter Liam McDonnell didn’t have much adjusting to do this summer, and he went out and had one of the best seasons in the league. In […]

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.

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

- 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 […]