Baseball has deep roots in New York
New York is home to the Baseball Hall of Fame, the New York Yankee and teams organized for the love of the game - like the Sullivan Explorers.
The Sullivan Explores are in the Empire Professional Baseball League, an independent league that began play in 2016. The league has a 70-game regular season followed by a five-game post season.
The four-team league has two teams in New York - the Sullivan Explorers and the Plattsburg Redbirds. Other teams are located in Maine, andPuerto Rico.
League offices are in Tampa, Florida.
Empire League Teams in New York
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