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  • Jumbo Shrimp single-game tickets NOW ON SALE

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp single-game tickets for the 2017 season presented by Community First Credit Union are now on sale for all 70 regular season home games April 12 through Sept. 4. MORE »
  • Inaugural Jumbo Shrimp Season Presented by Community First

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - As the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp enters the new chapter for baseball on the First Coast, Jacksonville-based Community First Credit Union has signed on to continue its support of baseball. Beginning this year and for the next three years - 2017, 2018 and 2019 - Community First will be the team's presenting sponsor, the team announced on Friday. MORE »
  • Babby named to Jacksonville Business Journal 40 under 40

    honored the best and brightest rising stars in the First Coast's business community MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp broadcaster Hoover to call Marlins spring games

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp Director of Broadcasting and radio play-by-play announcer Roger Hoover will join the Miami Marlins next week to broadcast four Spring Training games on Marlins.com and the MLB At Bat app. MORE »
  • Shrimp & Suds Craft Beer Festival set for April 1

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Before the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp season begins next month, the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville will play host to the Shrimp & Suds Craft Beer Festival to benefit the Jacksonville USO on Saturday, April 1, when guests will have a unique opportunity to get an early taste of the new ballpark menu and sample more than 50 different beers, including those from Northeast Florida's local breweries. MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp ballpark job fairs are March 4 & March 9

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - As the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp approach the spring of affordable family fun at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville, they are building their team for a new era of Jacksonville baseball. The team has set two job fair dates for 2017 game day positions - Saturday, March 4, and Thursday, March 9, at the ballpark. Interested candidates may choose to attend either of the job fairs. MORE »
  • Fans select "The Wheelhouse" as new lounge name at Baseball Grounds

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Like the team on the field, the recently renovated suite-level lounge will have a new name and menu at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville this season. After a poll of Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp season ticket holders and sponsors for name ideas and voting, the climate-controlled lounge for all fans is now titled "The Wheelhouse". MORE »
  • Jacksonville alum Gabe Kapler voted into Southern League Hall of Fame

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Former Jacksonville Suns outfielder Gabe Kapler, who won the 1998 Southern League MVP with a record-setting campaign and went on to play 12 major league seasons, will be inducted into the Southern League Hall of Fame this year, the Southern League of Professional Baseball Clubs announced on Thursday. MORE »
  • Free Family Movie Night presented by the Jumbo Shrimp and Easy 106.5 is Feb. 24 at the Baseball Grounds

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Affordable family fun does not have to wait for baseball season at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp, Easy 106.5 and Jacksonville Moms Blog will show a free-admission screening of Finding Dory on Friday, Feb. 24, on the high-definition video board at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp open registration for Feb. 23 National Anthem Auditions

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - As the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp prepare to open their schedule of 70 home games on April 12, the team is inviting the talent of Northeast Florida to audition to perform the National Anthem before a Jumbo Shrimp home game this season. Individuals and groups can now register for the Feb. 23 National Anthem auditions, to be held at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. MORE »
  • Southpaw, Sweet Pete's present Jumbo Shrimp Sweetheart Surprise

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Make this Valentine's Day one to remember and surprise your sweetheart with delicious Sweet Pete's candy and a gift from the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp, with special delivery by Jumbo Shrimp mascot and top dog, Southpaw. MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp set Feb. 9 food & beverage job fair

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - As the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp look toward the new year at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville, they are building their team for a new era of Jacksonville baseball. The club has set a job fair for 2017 seasonal food and beverage positions for Thursday, Feb. 9, at the ballpark. MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp Announce 2017 Field Staff

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp, the Double-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins, announced on Friday that Randy Ready will serve as the club's manager for the 2017 season. Ready is joined by pitching coach and Jacksonville native Storm Davis, hitting coach Jesus Merchan, and coach Angel Espada, all entering their first season in Jacksonville. Returning to Jacksonville from last year's field staff are athletic trainer Cesar Roman, strength and conditioning coach Robert Reichert, and video assistant Keanan Lamb. MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp 2017 ticket plans available online

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Getting a ticket package for the first season of Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp baseball is more convenient in 2017. All ticket plans are available online at www.jaxshrimp.com, where fans can select and purchase their preferred seats with savings on regular pricing for all or part of the 2017 season that opens Wednesday, April 12, at 7:05 p.m. at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp add four to front office staff

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are opening the new year with four recently added staff members, and two continuing staff in new positions, as the club prepares for the 2017 Southern League season and the first Jumbo Shrimp game at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville Wednesday, April 12, at 7:05 p.m. MORE »
  • Shrimp extend holiday shopping

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - With extraordinary demand for Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp apparel, the team has extended its online holiday ordering deadline to Sunday, Dec. 18, at 11 p.m. Orders placed by that time at www.jaxshrimp.com will be shipped in time for arrival by Christmas Day Dec. 25. MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp announce 10 Days of Giving

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are celebrating the holiday season with 10 Days of Giving, a two-week promotion that will award experience-based prizes, such as a behind-the-scenes day at the ballpark, batting practice on the field, a luxury suite party, a Marlins Spring Training Travel Pack, or Jumbo Shrimp For A Year. MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp open for holiday shopping

    Fans may shop online or at the ballpark during the week, plus Friday, Nov. 25, and Saturdays through Dec. 24 MORE »
  • MiLB celebrated as 'most family-friendly'

    Minor League Baseball was recently named "league with the most family-friendly game/event experience" in the 12th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily (SBJ/SBD) Reader Survey. MORE »
  • Jumbo Shrimp Open Bold New Chapter of Jacksonville Baseball

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp baseball club, formerly known as the Jacksonville Suns (Miami Marlins Double-A affiliate), unveiled its new identity at a media event Wednesday at the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts. MORE »