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  • Tickets On Sale For 2 UNO Matchups

    Werner Park will once again play host to the University of Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks in 2017, featuring marquee matchups against the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (April 5) and Creighton University (May 9). MORE »
  • 89 Omaha Alums Report To Spring Training

    One of the most anticipated dates on the early baseball calendar has arrived, as players officially begin reporting for Spring Training. Of the hundreds of players reporting to Big League camps in Arizona or Florida to get their first bullpen or batting practice session in are 89 Omaha alums, whose seasons span from 2000 to just last season. MORE »
  • Chasers Unveil Full 2017 Promo Schedule

    Omaha Storm Chasers fans wondering "Hey Hey Hey Hey, what is going on here" at Werner Park can ponder no more. The organization today has unveiled their full promotions calendar for the 2017 season. MORE »
  • "Taste, Tour & Tickets" Set For March 4

    The march towards Opening Night 2017 continues with the Storm Chasers' fourth annual "Taste, Tour and Tickets" event on Saturday, March 4 at Werner Park. New for this year's event, fans will have a chance to "Swing For Your Seats" and win 50% OFF a Ticket Package by hitting a Home Run at Werner Park. MORE »
  • Chasers Reveal 2017 Daily Promotions

    With Royals players and coaches set to report for Spring Training next week, the Omaha Storm Chasers are excited to announce their daily promotions for the upcoming 2017 season. All of the Storm Chasers' popular promotions, including Hy-Vee Friday Fireworks, Wiener Wednesdays and RTG Medical Bark in the Park will return to Werner Park. In addition, Thirsty Thursdays, Tallboy Tuesdays and U.S. Bank Family FUNdays will also be back for the forthcoming season. MORE »
  • Chasers Charities Awarding 10th Annual Jackie Robinson Scholarships

    Chasers Charities, the charitable arm of the Omaha Storm Chasers, is proud to announce the tenth annual Jackie Robinson Athletic Scholarship contest presented by The Weitz Company. The program honors two local African-American students in an effort to commemorate the baseball legend that broke Major League Baseball's color barrier in 1947. MORE »
  • Royals Sign Dean Anna To MiLB Deal

    The Kansas City Royals have signed infielder Dean Anna to a minor league deal, per Baseball America's minor league free agent transactions page, and also confirmed by Dean himself via Twitter. Anna played the entire 2016 season in the Pacific Coast League with the Memphis Redbirds, batting .276 (89-334), adding 48 runs, 17 doubles, one triple, two homers and 39 RBI, along with a .344 on-base percentage. MORE »
  • Chasers & Heartland Hope Team Up For "Soup"er Bowl February 4-6

    The Omaha Storm Chasers and Heartland Hope Mission are teaming up at Werner Park for the "Soup"er Bowl on Saturday, February 4 and Sunday, February 6. Fans who donate canned goods at the ballpark during those two days will also receive a special discount at the Storm Front Team Store. MORE »
  • Irving Falu Signs MiLB Deal With Nationals

    Omaha's Hit King Irving Falu has a new home for the 2017 season after signing a minor league contract with the Washington Nationals. Falu is the Omaha franchise's all-time leader in hits with 674 after breaking Jed Hansen's mark of 662, and also ranks in the top ten in many other statistical categories. MORE »
  • Chasers Announce 2017 Bobblehead Lineup

    The Omaha Storm Chasers are making a "splash" with their bobblehead lineup for the upcoming 2017 season. The team has announced a quartet of bobblehead giveaway nights that will include Salvador Perez "Salvy Splash" and Alex Gordon Superhero. Former Storm Chasers fan favorites Paulo Orlando and Whit Merrifield will also receive their own bobbleheads. MORE »
  • Hosmer, Duffy & Dyson Earn Royals Awards

    The Kansas City Royals announced on Thursday afternoon their Team Awards for the 2016 season as voted on by the Kansas City Chapter of the BBWAA at the end of last season. The organization announced that 2011 and 2014 Storm Chasers infielder Eric Hosmer was tabbed the Les Milgram Player of the Year, while 2011 and 2013-2015 hurler Danny Duffy received Bruce Rice Pitcher of the Year honors. In addition, 2010-13 and 2016 Omaha outfielder Jarrod Dyson earned the Joe Burke Special Achievement Award for 2016. MORE »
  • Dozier MLBPipeline's #10 3rd Base Prospect

    MLBPipeline.com continues to reveal their top ten prospects in each position, with 2016 Storm Chasers infielder/outfielder Hunter Dozier tabbed the tenth-best third base prospect in baseball according to the publication. Dozier, named 2016 Omaha Player of the Year by the Royals, hit .296 (144-486) over 129 combined contests between Omaha and Double-A Northwest Arkansas, adding 79 runs, 44 doubles, one triple, 23 homers and 75 RBI. MORE »
  • 4 Omaha Alums Up For Royals Hall of Fame

    The Kansas City Royals announced on Wednesday their candidates for the 2017 class of the organization's Hall of Fame. Four former Omaha players are among those fans can vote for, including Al Fitzmorris, Kevin Seitzer, Jeff Suppan and Mark Teahen. Other Kansas City alums in the voting who did not play in Omaha include Al Cowens, Johnny Damon and Bo Jackson. MORE »
  • Gameday Job Fair Set For February 11

    The Omaha Storm Chasers along with Spectra Food Services and Hospitality will be holding their annual Gameday Employment Job Fair on Saturday, February 11. Interviews will take place from 9:00am until noon at the Liquid Sunshine Taproom at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. MORE »
  • NEST, Chasers Present Annual Essay Contest

    The Nebraska Educational Savings Trust (NEST) and the Omaha Storm Chasers have officially begun the 15th annual "Why I Want to Go to College" essay contest, as announced by Nebraska State Treasurer Don Stenberg. MORE »
  • Starling Named To All-Defense Team

    2016 Storm Chasers outfielder Bubba Starling was recognized by MLBPipeline.com as one of the game's best defensive prospects on Monday. He was the only Royals farmhand to be named to the publication's All-Defense Team, as surveyed by MLBPipeline to front office officials. MORE »
  • Jarrod Dyson A Champion In Omaha & KC

    When a player is drafted in the 50th round of the MLB draft, not much is expected of him. Sure there are the tales of a guy like Mike Piazza who was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 62nd round as a favor, but statistically speaking, the impact of your average 50th round pick was minimal. That's evident in the fact that the present-day First-Year Player Draft is capped at 40 rounds. Despite these odds, Jarrod Dyson, the 1,475th player selected in the 2006 draft at the beginning of the 50th round, became a valuable part of two championship squads. That's what speed do. MORE »
  • Friday Fireworks Pack 1 Of 2 New Mini Plans

    The Omaha Storm Chasers are now offering two exciting mini-plans for the upcoming 2017 season, with plans for Thirsty Thursdays and Friday Fireworks. Fans will be able to secure infield box seats for ten nights at just $10 per game, a savings of over 28% OFF regularly priced tickets. Both plans are now available online at www.omahastormchasers.com/tickets. MORE »