As we approach October, most of the minor/independent leagues have crowned their champions. The independent Atlantic League is still in postseason play. There were five teams winning their first title (El Paso, Bradenton, Great Lakes, Ottawa and Tucson) and two repeat champions (Midland and Myrtle Beach).
The Scranton-Wilkes Barre RailRiders were crowned AAA champions.
Minor League Champions
International League: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders
Pacific Coast League: El Paso Chihuahuas (first title)
AAA National Championship: Scranton-WB RailRiders 3, El Paso Chihuahuas 1
Eastern League: Akron RubberDucks (first title since 2012)