South Coast League
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South Coast League logo
|No. of teams||6|
|Last champion(s)||South Georgia Peanuts|
The South Coast League of Professional Baseball (SCL), based in Conyers, Georgia, was a professional, independent baseball organization located in the Southeastern United States. It operated in cities not served by Major or Minor League Baseball teams and was not affiliated with either. It folded after its first season in 2007.
The league was formed in October 2006. In a press release in October, league Chief Executive Officer Jamie Toole, a former Carolina League executive with a number of teams, cited the desire to field professional baseball teams in municipalities that lacked access to professional baseball.
The league's only season was documented by the TV show, "Playing for Peanuts."
On March 29, 2008, Sports Illustrated reported that league CEO Jamie Toole had resigned and the league had canceled the 2008 season.
2007 League Standings
- South Georgia Peanuts 33-11 (.750)
- Macon Music 30-15 (.667)
- Bradenton Juice 24-20 (.545)
- Aiken Foxhounds 22-23 (.489)
- Anderson Joes 13-32 (.289)
- Charlotte County Redfish 12-33 (.267)
- Macon Music 28-16 (.636)
- South Georgia Peanuts 26-17 (.605)
- Anderson Joes 24-20 (.545)
- Bradenton Juice 23-22 (.511)
- Aiken Foxhounds 18-23 (.439)
- Charlotte County Redfish 10-31 (.244)