Welcome to the site of the Chillicothe Mudcats. The 2014 season will mark the thirteenth season of Mudcat baseball. The Mudcats participate in the MINK League (a wood bat league) which is affiliated with the National Baseball Congress. The MINK League is made up of teams from Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, and Kansas. Every year the NBC holds a World Series in Wichita, Kansas. In the past twelve years the Mudcats have played in the Series three different times. During the twelve years the Mudcats have always had a winning record.
The Mudcats organization is run by Grand River Entertainment of Chillicothe. GRE is a non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to bring family type entertainment to the area. The Mudcats have been very successful and the community has been very supportive of the team.
Meet the Coach
Tai Mitchell returns as Head Coach
By PAUL STURM, C-T Sports Editor
At the helm of the team for a second straight year will be Tai Mitchell, now an assistant baseball coach at Fort Scott Community College after being on the baseball staff of his Alma mater, the University of Kansas, the past few years.
Having been an assistant coach for the Mudcats in 2013 before leading them last summer, Mitchell becomes the first man to have been a part of the team's on-field staff for three seasons.
"I enjoy coming to Chillicothe every summer," Mitchell told the CT. "It is a great atmosphere. It is a place that really cares about our boys our players that we bring in. I am happy I can be back for another year.
"We are very glad to have Tai back as our head coach" stated Doug Doughty, Mudcats general manager.
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