The North Country Baseball League has folded. The owner of The Watertown Bucks, the city’s first pro-baseball team in twenty years, has announced the team won’t be returning.
Back in January, news spread that pro baseball was on its way back to Watertown. The plan was The East Coast Baseball League would have 16 teams including the newly minted Watertown Bucks. But by the spring, the owner of the league pulled out. Bucks owner Bruce Zicari and team manager Matt McClusky acted fast with a plan to save baseball.