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Fans to manage minor league team for second half

Updated: June 15, 2006, 8:15 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

Now this is really fantasy sports.

The Schaumburg Flyers, an independent baseball team located 30 miles from Chicago, have agreed to turn over to fans the managerial decisions such as the batting lineup, fielding positions and the pitching roster for the second half of the club's season.

"If this is done well, our players are going to be as well known as some Major League players." Rich Ehrenreich, Schaumburg Flyers owner

The project, called "Fan Club: Reality Baseball" ...

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