High-A West

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High-A West
Sport Baseball
Founded 2021
No. of teams 6
Countries Canada, United States
Classification High-A

The High-A West is a six-team Minor League Baseball league that will begin operating in the Pacific Northwest United States and Western Canada in 2021.[1] Along with the High-A Central and High-A East, it is one of three leagues playing at the High-A level, which is three grades below Major League Baseball (MLB). The league, which will later receive a formal name,[2] was created in 2021 in conjunction with MLB's reorganization of the minor leagues.[1] The league is made up entirely of former members of the Class A Short Season Northwest League.[3]

Current teams

Team Founded MLB Affiliation City Stadium Seating
Capacity
Eugene Emeralds 1955 San Francisco Giants Eugene, Oregon PK Park 4,000
Everett AquaSox 1995 Seattle Mariners Everett, Washington Funko Field 3,682
Hillsboro Hops 2013 Arizona Diamondbacks Hillsboro, Oregon Ron Tonkin Field 4,500
Spokane Indians 1983 Colorado Rockies Spokane, Washington Avista Stadium 6,803
Tri-City Dust Devils 2001 Los Angeles Angels Pasco, Washington Gesa Stadium 3,654
Vancouver Canadians 2000 Toronto Blue Jays Vancouver, British Columbia Scotiabank Field at Nat Bailey Stadium 6,500

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Mayo, Jonathan (February 12, 2021). "MLB Announces New Minors Teams, Leagues". Major League Baseball. Retrieved February 12, 2021.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Blum, Ronald (February 12, 2021). "Minor Leagues Get a Reset With 120-Team Regional Alignment". WHIO. Retrieved February 12, 2021.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Northwest League (Short-Season A) Encyclopedia and History". Baseball-Reference. Sports Reference. Retrieved February 12, 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>