River City Rascals sold to Chicago-area group
Joliet, Ill. – The River City Rascals minor league baseball team in O'Fallon, Mo. has been sold to a group that owns another minor league team in Joliet, Ill.
Steve Malliet says there are no plans to move the Rascals once the new ownership takes over. His group currently owns the Joliet Jackhammers.
The sale has won approval from the Frontier League and will be finalized September 22.
The purchase price wasn't disclosed. The Rascals are in their seventh season in existence.