Nick Caples joined the Bellingham Bells, a summer collegiate baseball team, as general manager.
“We are thrilled to have Nick on board and we look forward to the many contributions that he will make to our team and the community,” said Eddie Poplawski, the team’s owner, in a press release.
Caples previously worked with the Wenatchee AppleSox for seven years.
“The goal is simple. We want to weave the Bells into the fabric of Bellingham and all of the surrounding communities by providing a fun and affordable entertainment opportunity for families and friends to enjoy,” Caples said in a press release. “After a record breaking season in 2011 under the new ownership group, a solid foundation has been laid that we are very excited to build upon during the summer of 2012.”
The upcoming season will include 30 home games from June to August. The team bring players from around the country who aim to play in the professional league.