South Atlantic League All-Star Game
The BlueClaws are proud to bring the 2013 South Atlantic League All-Star Game, presented by Barnabas Health's Community and Kimball Medical Centers, OceanFirst Bank, and Shore Point Distributing Company, to FirstEnergy Park and the Jersey Shore on June 17th and 18th of 2013.
Individual tickets to the 2013 SAL All-Star Game and Celebrity Hitting Challenge are now on sale to the general public. To order, call 732-901-7000 option 2 or click here to order online (All-Star Game, Celebrity Hitting Challenge).
South Atlantic League All-Star Game rosters were announced by league president Eric Krupa on June 4th. Click here to see the full rosters for both sides or click for downloadable rosters (Northern Division, Southern Division).
All-Star Game News
June 20th, 2012: BlueClaws to Host 2013 South Atlantic League All-Star Game
June 29th, 2012: Season Ticket Holders Can Now Reserve All-Star Game Tickets
July 30th, 2012: Mini-Plan Holders Can Now Reserve All-Star Game Tickets
October 11th, 2012: Save 40% on All-Star Game Tickets With BlueClaws Ticket Package
October 25th, 2012: Mitch Williams, Doc Gooden in Celebrity Hitting Challenge
December 11th, 2012: Artie Lange, Tito Santana in Celebrity Hitting Challenge
February 7th, 2013: Jim Florentine Added to Celebrity Hitting Challenge
March 13th, 2013: 95.9WRAT's Carl Craft, Jimmy Steal Added to Celebrity Hitting Challenge
March 18th, 2013: All-Star Game Golden Ticket Promotion Underway
April 18th, 2013: Giant, Jet Legends Johnson, Harper Added to Hitting Challenge
April 22nd, 2013: Morandini, Stairs Added to Hitting Challenge
May 2nd, 2013: SAL Announces 2013 Hall of Fame Class
May 16th, 2013: Justin Pugh, Randy Foye Added to Celebrity Hitting Challenge
June 4th, 2013: League Announces 2013 All-Star Game Rosters
June 5th, 2013: Jersey Auction a Part of ClawStar Spectacular
This will be the second time the South Atlantic League All-Star Game comes to Lakewood. In 2002, Ryan Howard and David Wright led a group of All-Stars that played in front of a league-record 8,571 fans at FirstEnergy Park.
Celebrity Hitting Contest
On June 17th, the night before the 2013 All-Star Game, the BlueClaws will host the first Celebrity Hitting Contest at FirstEnergy Park (click here for more information).
The event will feature two teams of local celebrities, musicians, professional athletes, SAL All-Stars, and others, competing in a hitting contest on the field at FirstEnergy Park. Additional details of what will be a unique and exciting event will be released as the game approaches.
A Who's Who of Former Players
From 1964 Rock Hill Cardinal Steve Carlton to 1966 Greenville Met Nolan Ryan, to 1979 Spartanburg Phillie Ryne Sandberg, to 2002 BlueClaw Ryan Howard, to 2011 Hagerstown Sun Bryce Harper, the South Atlantic League All-Star Game has produced stars at the Major League level for the last half-century.
For more on the former players that have played in this game, click here.
The BlueClaws would also like to thank our Silver Level All- Star Partners, Pine Belt Chevrolet and InVision Eyecare, as well as our Bronze Level All-Star Partners, Seaview Orthopaedics, Creative Financial Group, TicketReturn, and the NJEA.