North Atlantic League

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The North Atlantic League was the name of two minor baseball leagues. The first was a Class D affiliated system that operated from 1946 until 1950, and the second was an independent minor league that played from 1995 until 1996. Three of that league's franchises joined the Northeast League after the folding of the North Atlantic League.

Many ballplayers with major league experience played in the league, including Tom Marsh, Carl Sawatski, Bill Burich and Lonnie Goldstein, among others.

List of teamsEdit

1946–1950Edit

League Championship titlesEdit

  • 1946 – Peekskill Highlanders
    • Playoffs: Peekskill 4, Stroudsburg 2
      Carbondale 4, Nazareth 1
    • Finals: Peekskill 4, Carbondale 3
  • 1947 – Kingston Dodgers
    • Playoffs: Peekskill 4, Kingston 1
      Carbondale 4, Mahanoy City 3
    • Finals: Carbondale 4, Peekskill
  • 1948 – Peekskill Highlanders
    • Playoffs: Peekskill 4, Bloomingdale 3
      Carbondale 4, Mahanoy City 3
    • Finals: Carbondale 4, Peekskill 0
  • 1949 – Stroudsburg Poconos
    • Playoffs: Stroudsburg 4, Mahanoy City 3
      Peekskill 4, Lebanon 1
    • Finals: Stroudsburg, Peekskill 2
  • 1950 – Lebanon Chix
    • Playoffs: Lebanon 4, Carbondale 3
      Stroudsburg 4, Hazleton 3
    • Finals: Lebanon 3, Stroudsburg 2
      Series was stopped by bad weather

1995–1996Edit

League Championship titlesEdit

  • 1995 – Newark Barge Bandits
    • Non-Playoff Schedule
  • 1996 – Massachusetts Mad Dogs
    • Playoff: Catskill 2, Massachusetts 0

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