Portland Beavers is the name of a club that plays baseball at a professional level. Earlier, different teams played
basketball in the minor league under this name. These teams were the representatives of Portland in the league of
It was in the year of 1903 that the establishment of the Portland Beavers took place and it was PCL's first year as
well. In recent time the Portland Beavers are a team that is Triple-A and represents Tucson in Arizona. The Beavers
that is the actual name of the team was given after the contest in a newspaper.
The contest was to give a name to the team of Portland. Portland Beavers, along with
Angels of Los Angeles,
Seals of San Francisco,
Seattle Rainiers and
Sacramento Solons, was the League of Pacific Coast's charter
member in the year of 1903. They and Sacramento had their names in the League of Pacific Coast in 2010. There was a
problem regarding a proper stadium for the
Portland Beavers the park was remodeled for only soccer for the Portland Timbers expansion of MLF in 2011. Therefore,
they were put up for relocation and sale. Jeff Moorad bought the Portland Beavers in the year of 2010.