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E-Twins get new General Manager

Staff Reports • Mar 27, 2019 at 7:10 PM

ELIZABETHTON — A new age for the two-time defending Appalachian League champion Elizabethton Twins minor league baseball team begins this season under Boyd Sports, LLC and the first major move has been made.

Boyd Sports announced Wednesday that Brice Ballentine will be the General Manager of the E-Twins, effective immediately.

“I am really excited to be joining the Elizabethton Twins as the General Manager,” said Ballentine. “I am thankful to Boyd Sports for believing in me and giving me the opportunity here in Elizabethton. I’m excited to get started and bring affordable family fun to the Twins.”

Ballentine spent the 2018 season as a Senior Account Executive with the Mobile BayBears selling groups tickets and sponsorship. He has previously held positions with the Hagerstown Suns and Hickory Crawdads.

Ballentine is a graduate from Iowa State University.

"We're extremely pleased to announce Brice as the new General Manager for the Elizabethton Twins" said Boyd Sports Vice President, Jeremy Boler. "He will be a tremendous asset to our team and the Elizabethton community. We're very excited for the direction he will help take us as an organization.”

The Elizabethton Twins will commence the 2019 season on June 18 against the Bluefield Blue Jays.