A Long Run Of Professional Baseball In Batavia New York May Be About To End

05.20.16 | Bob Price

An out-of-town investment group plans to buy the Batavia Muckdogs and move them to Waldorf, Maryland.

Life-long Batavia resident Shane Laythrop has been going to Muckdog games ever since he was a kid.

Batavia City Councilman Adam Tabelski they will try to do all they can to keep the team in Batavia.
If the move is made, the Muckdogs would switch affiliations from the Miami Marlins to the Washington Nationals.

Professional baseball has been a staple in Batavia since 1939.