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  • Bryan Corey Named Vermont Pitching Coach

    The Oakland Athletics have announced that Bryan Corey will be the pitching coach for the New York-Penn League's Vermont Lake Monsters this upcoming 2017 season replacing Carlos Chavez, who will now be the pitching coach for the Single-A Beloit Snappers of the Midwest League. MORE »
  • Fanning Named Box Office Manager

    The Vermont Lake Monsters are pleased to announce that Frank Fanning has joined the team's front office as Box Office Manager as the Oakland A's affiliate continues to prepare for the upcoming 2017 New York-Penn League season. MORE »
  • Meg Patrick & Maria Valentyn Join Monsters

    The Lake Monsters are pleased to announce two new additions to the team's front office staff. Meg Patrick joins the Lake Monsters as the new Office Manager, and Maria Valentyn returns to the Lake Monsters as the Director of Community Relations and Promotions. MORE »
  • Nieckula Returning As Manager In 2017

    Manager Aaron Nieckula, pitching coach Carlos Chavez and hitting coach Lloyd Turner will all be returning as the Vermont Lake Monsters Field Staff for the 2017 New York-Penn League season, the Oakland Athletics announced today. MORE »
  • Snowballs and Baseballs Banquet

    The Vermont Lake Monsters are pleased to announce their participation in "Snowballs and Baseballs", a Wintertime Banquet to benefit SLAMT1D on Saturday January 28th at the Hilton Burlington on Battery Street. MORE »
  • Lake Monsters Fun Fest November 19th

    The Vermont Lake Monsters will be hosting their fourth annual FREE Family Fun Fest on Saturday, November 19th from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm in the Blue Ribbon Pavilion at the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction. MORE »
  • Murphy Keys 9-5 Vermont Win Monday

    Sean Murphy went 3-for-3 with two runs, a solo homer and three RBI as the Vermont Lake Monsters scored five runs on just one hit in the bottom of the eighth inning for a 9-5 come-from-behind victory over the Lowell Spinners in their season finale Monday afternoon at historic Centennial Field. MORE »
  • Destin Hood Makes MLB Debut With Miami

    2009 Lake Monsters outfielder Destin Hood made his Major League debut on Friday, going 2-for-4 with a double as the starting leftfielder for the Miami Marlins. Hood is the 87th former Vermont player to reach the Major Leagues all-time. MORE »
  • Chad Pinder Promoted To Oakland A's

    The Oakland Athletics announced today they have selected infielder Chad Pinder from Triple-A Nashville, making the 2013 Lake Monsters shortstop the 85th former Vermont player to reach the Major Leagues all-time. MORE »
  • Four Lake Monsters Named NYPL All-Stars

    Lake Monsters infielders Nate Mondou, Eli White, Miguel Mercedes and pitcher Xavier Altamirano have been chosen to represent Vermont in the 2016 New York-Penn League All-Star Game taking place at Hudson Valley on Tuesday, August 16th, the New York-Penn League announced today with the release of the full rosters. MORE »
  • Vermont And Oakland Extend PDC Two Years

    The Vermont Lake Monsters and Oakland Athletics are proud to announce that the two teams have extended their Player Development Contract for the next two seasons through the year 2018, the two teams jointly announced today. MORE »
  • Dillon Overton To Make MLB Debut Saturday

    The Oakland Athletics are expected to purchase the contract of left-handed pitcher Dillon Overton and start the 2014 Vermont Lake Monster against the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday night in Anaheim. With the start, Overton will become the 82nd former Lake Monster to reach the Major Leagues all-time and the first from the 2014 Vermont team. MORE »
  • Lake Monsters Unveil Promotional Schedule

    Star Wars Night, Halloween at the Ballpark, three "Hot Dog Heavens", and three post-game fireworks shows highlight the Vermont Lake Monsters 2016 promotional schedule, the team announced today. In addition, single-game tickets for the 2016 home season at historic Centennial Field are now on sale. MORE »
  • NYPL Announces 2016 Scholarship Contest

    The Class-A Short-Season New York-Penn League and its member clubs are proud to announce that the league's philanthropic arm, the NYPL Charitable Foundation, will once again award over $10,000 in scholarships this summer to deserving high school graduates from the league's 14 markets. MORE »
  • 12 Former Lake Monsters On MLB Rosters

    Old faces in new places highlight the 12 former Vermont Lake Monsters who are beginning the 2016 season on a Major League roster. MORE »
  • VHEIP New Sponsor Of CHAMP's Kids Club

    The Vermont Lake Monsters are proud to announce a new partnership with the Vermont Higher Education Investment Plan (VHEIP), administered by VSAC, introducing VHEIP as the new title sponsor for CHAMP's Kids Club. MORE »
  • 2016 Lake Monsters Field Staff Announced

    The 2016 Lake Monsters coaching staff will have a familiar look as manager Aaron Nieckula and pitching coach Carlos Chavez return for a second straight season, while 2013 hitting coach Lloyd Turner returns to Vermont after two years with Single-A Beloit. MORE »