The Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League announced today that the Watertown Wizards have partnered with FX Caprara Car Companies and renamed the team, the Watertown Rams.
"FX Caprara is the leading Ram distributor in the North Country, they are winners. That is the image and philosophy we want as well. We will be launching a new website, introducing a new mascot, new uniforms, new everything. It is an exciting time for sports here in Watertown.", stated Watertown owner Todd Kirkey.
The Watertown Wizards were one of the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League's founding members and have played collegiate baseball at Alex T. Duffy Fairgrounds since 2000. Last year Watertown placed six players on the PGCBL All Star team, including first team All-PGCBL pitcher Rene Solis (St. Mary's University) and Brandon Cipolla (College of the Holy Cross) who was named one of the PGCBL top professional prospects by PGcrosschecker. Overall, more than 60 former Wizards players have signed professional contracts.
The PGCBL is affiliated with Perfect Game USA the largest independent scouting service in the country. Last year more 1,250 professional players had either worn the uniform of a PGCBL team or participated in a Perfect Game USA event.