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It's the Woodpeckers! Fayetteville's New Baseball Team Gets Name, Logos

After nearly two years of speculation on what the Houston Astros would name their new Minor League franchise in Fayetteville, the secret has been revealed. At a community event Sunday evening at Festival Park, the new Class A affiliate was properly christened the Fayetteville Woodpeckers. Some 1,500 people turned out for the event, with most…