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St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Baker was flanked by Rays President Matt Silverman and Progress Energy CEO Jeff Lyash. They announced the formation of a nonprofirt group called 'A Baseball Community.'

It'll have nine members, including representatives from St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, the baseball team and the business advocacy group Tampa Bay Partnership.

The qualifications to be a member? You've got to be a Rays fan. And want to keep the team in the area for the long run. Anyone wanting to apply can call up their new web site,

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