Texas-Louisiana League

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The Texas-Louisiana League was one of the first independent leagues to be formed when the indies got their revival in the mid-90s. Trying to capitalize on the 1993 success of the Northern League, the Texas-Louisiana got its start in 1994 and drew over 600,000 fans its first year with 8 teams from Texas, Alabama and Louisiana. The league was centrally organized to increase parity. In 2002 the league changed its name to the Central Baseball League.

Championships[edit]

Year Winner Series Loser
1994 Corpus Christi Barracudas 4-1 Alexandria Aces
1995 Lubbock Crickets ? Alexandria Aces
1996 Abilene Prairie Dogs 3-0 Lubbock Crickets
1997 Alexandria Aces 3-1 Amarillo Dillas
1998 Alexandria Aces 3-0 Amarillo Dillas
1999 Amarillo Dillas 3-0 Alexandria Aces
2000 Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings 3-1 Amarillo Dillas
2001 Edinburg Roadrunners 3-1 San Angelo Colts

Cities Represented[edit]