Tri-City Chili Pep­pers to sus­pend op­er­a­tions

Richmond Times-Dispatch - - SPORTS -

Be­cause of the un­cer­tainty that re­mains around the scope of the 2020 sea­son, the Tri-City Chili Pep­pers said they will sus­pend op­er­a­tions and shift their fo­cus to next year.

The Chili Pep­pers were set to be­gin play this year as a new mem­ber of the Coastal Plain League, play­ing their home games at Shep­herd Sta­dium in Colo­nial Heights. The CPL is a sum­mer col­le­giate wood bat league.

The CPL’s sea­son was orig­i­nally slated to start May 28. But on April 29, the 15-team league an­nounced the sea­son’s start would be de­layed un­til July 1 be­cause of COVID-19.

On Wed­nes­day, though, the Holly Springs (N.C.)

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