Knowing the Opponent: Durham Bulls

Posted: 22nd September 2009 by Ryne E. Hancock in NBA
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“Never underestimate your opponent; that is the worst thing you could possibly do.”- Ryne E. Hancock December 12, 2008 Durham Bulls Affiliate: Tampa Bay Rays (since 1998) Home Park: Durham Bulls Athletic Park (capacity 10,000) The Skinny: The most famous minor league team in baseball history, the Bulls have played in Durham since 1902, when the franchise was a member of the North Carolina League. However, the team is best known for the movie Bull Durham which was filmed at their former ballpark Durham Athletic Park. From 1926 to 1994, this ballpark has been home to the team and their snorting bull, which was immortalized in the movie as well. Titletown: While it has taken the Redbirds nine years to win another PCL championship for the Bluff City, the Bulls have been the ...

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