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From the Saratogian
SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Saratoga Phillies are back.
Although the process is in its initial stages, the summer collegiate baseball franchise is relocating to Saratoga Springs and will begin NECBL (New England Collegiate Baseball League) competition this June at East Side Recreation Park.
The Phillies got voted into the league Sunday, and become the first-ever New York franchise to participate in the NECBL.
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