Lewisville Lizards

Lewisville Lizards Merchandise like T-shirts and caps and sweatshirts

This page is dedicated to the Lewisville Lizards independent professional baseball team.  The team played in the CBL for just one season in 2007, the league’s first season.



Website Archives

We found a snapshot of what the Lizards’ website (www.LLproball.com) looked like on June 24, 2007 from the Wayback Machine.  Not all of the content is visible, but it has a fairly decent amount of data still accessible.  Here is the link:  https://web.archive.org/web/20070624011108/http://www.llproball.com:80/



Article about the announcement of the Lewisville Lizards + a mention of the 2007 tryouts both for the CBL and a Lewisville-specific one:  http://starlocalmedia.com/littleelmjournal/sports/continental-baseball-league-comes-to-area/article_04012e96-8374-5b22-9eda-2759f789f1a2.html

Feb 2007 press release about an announcement regarding the Lizards and Blue Thunder being formally announced:  http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20070207005022/en/Professional-Baseball-LewisvilleDenton-County-KellerNE-Tarrant-County

July 2007 blog posts recapping games between the Bay Area Toros and Lewisville Lizards:

June 2007 article about Jesse Longoria and Glenn Green playing for the Lizards:

NY Daily News article about Tom Goodwin, mentioning his time in the CBL with Lewisville:

Update on Ray Hastings who now is an assistant softball coach at Drexel:  http://www.drexeldragons.com/staff.aspx?staff=396

Article about the Lizards moving to Argyle + multiple game recaps in the same article:  http://starlocalmedia.com/lewisvilleleader/sports/lizards-relocate-to-argyle/article_688f8108-8328-52a4-9f84-0919574ee4e5.html

Here is an article promoting what would have been the home opener for the Lizards, which was scheduled for May 25, 2007.  Players are named in the article:  http://starlocalmedia.com/lewisvilleleader/news/lizards-home-opener-set-for-tonight/article_e1944ca7-1f64-5c55-a709-2aca37cae6cd.html

Found the Wayback Machine (archive.org) snapshot of the Lewisville Lizards website (llproball.com) from September 2007.  This link has the bio for the Lizards’ manager Tom Goodwin:  Click Here



More images of the Lizards can be found on the team’s old MySpace page here:  https://myspace.com/lewisvillelizards/photos

This gallery features players and coaching staff of the Lewisville Lizards taken during spring training in May 2007.  Player captions to be coming soon.


These images are from a game in Argyle, Texas on August 3 2007:


The following two photos are of Lizards’ backup and bullpen catcher Matt McDermott during pre-game practice on a road game against the Tarrant County Blue Thunder (at Cross Timbers Park in North Richland Hills, Texas):



Here is a playlist of Lewisville Lizards videos on YouTube:


Here is a video taken moments after the last game in Lizards history, a 6-0 victory over the Texas Heat in Argyle, Texas in August 2007:


This video features Lizards players after being part of the victorious North team in the 2007 CBL All-Star Game in League City, Texas (Clear Creek High School):


Paul was asked to play the National Anthem on his guitar at a Lizards game at Lewisville High School: