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RiverDogs Announce "Reading Around the Bases" and "Education Days" 2020

Charleston club partners with CCSD in reading program for fourth straight year to promote literacy among Lowcountry second graders
January 15, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - For the better part of the last three decades the Charleston RiverDogs have made youth literacy a focus of their community outreach strategy. Now, for the fourth year in a row, Charleston's Minor League Baseball team is proud to announce its joint program with the Charleston County

RiverDogs Hire Jason Kempf as Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations

Kempf joins the RiverDogs after time in Quad Cities, Dayton and Wichita
January 7, 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. - RiverDogs President and General Manager Dave Echols has announced the hiring of Jason Kempf as the next Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations for the Charleston RiverDogs. He replaces Matt Dean, who is now assuming a similar role with the Fayetteville Woodpeckers (Advanced-A, Houston Astros). Kempf joins

RiverDogs Introduce First Ever RiverDogs Youth Travel Baseball Team

Tryouts and informational session to be held Saturday, January 11
December 20, 2019

CHARLESTON, SC - The Charleston RiverDogs are for the first time introducing a youth travel team program affiliated with the team, the New York Yankees' Class-A South Atlantic League affiliate. The program will kick off with its first open tryout and information session, to be held on Saturday, Jan. 11

Lou Piniella Headlines RiverDogs Hot Stove Banquet

Former MLB skipper and Yankee outfielder tabbed as keynote speaker at 16th annual event
December 10, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - One of the most decorated managers in Major League history and a three-time World Series champion, former Yankee outfielder Lou Piniella, will be the featured guest speaker at the RiverDogs' 16th Annual Hot Stove Banquet & Auction. This year's event is brought to you by presenting sponsor,

RiverDogs Announce Game Times for 2020

Charleston opens the season at home on Thursday, April 9
December 2, 2019

CHARLESTON, SC - Following a year in which the club welcomed more than 300,000 fans for a third consecutive season, the Charleston RiverDogs have announced their game times for the 2020 season with tickets now available for the Charleston club's 24th year playing at Joe Riley Park. As in years

Josh Shea Named RiverDogs Vice President, Food & Beverage

Charleston front office welcomes back Shea after stint with Augusta GreenJackets
November 19, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Charleston RiverDogs have announced the hiring of Josh Shea as the club's Vice President, Food & Beverage.Shea returns to the Lowcountry for a second stint with the club after serving as the F&B Director for six years (2013-2018) previously with the RiverDogs. The Clemson grad most

RiverDogs to Bring Back Perros Santos Identity for Second Straight Season

Charleston club will be a part of MiLB's Copa de la DiversiĆ³n in 2020
November 14, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Joining Minor League Baseball's Copa de la Diversión initiative for a second straight year, the RiverDogs will again take the field as Los Perros Santos de Charleston for select games during the 2020 season. Alongside over 80 clubs across the country participating in the third-year program, the

RiverDogs Add Two to Front Office

Kayla Greaves joins Charleston club as box office manager, Ryan Perry as director of video production
October 23, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Charleston RiverDogs have announced the addition of two new members to the front office, hiring Kayla Greaves as the club's new box office manager and Ryan Perry as the director of video production.Greaves joins the RiverDogs from Florida where she most recently worked as a box

Charlie T. RiverDog to Appear as Guest Picker on Gene Sapakoff's Pigskin Picks

Fans can make their picks and go head-to-head with Charlie and Sapakoff
October 10, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Charlie T. RiverDog has garnered a reputation as a mascot of many talents. With another weekend of college football action coming up, Charlie will put his knowledge of the gridiron to the test as he joins Gene Sapakoff in the weekend's edition of Pigskin Picks in the

Rebecca Veeck, Daughter of Mike and Libby Veeck, Passes Away at 27

Rebecca Matthews Veeck, 27, passed away on September 30, 2019.
October 7, 2019

Rebecca Matthews Veeck, 27, passed away on September 30, 2019, in Charleston, South Carolina after a battle with Batten's Disease. The daughter of Elizabeth T. Veeck and Michael Veeck and sister of William "Night Train" Veeck. Her passion was baseball. Or perhaps it was the incredible works of art she

RiverDogs Leave Their Mark with Memorable Walk-Offs and Dominant Pitching Runs in 26th Season

Charleston came up short in two playoff pushes, but still impresses with milestones and record-breaking performances
September 6, 2019

The Charleston RiverDogs' 26th season in franchise history showcased one of the deepest rosters of future Major League talent in recent memory as the RiverDogs came up short of a pair of playoff chases in another jam-packed season at Riley Park.Under the guidance of second-year manager Julio Mosquera, the RiverDogs

RiverDogs Recognized with South Atlantic League Club Merit Award

Business manager Dale Stickney tabbed as Female Executive of the Year, Ben Abzug as Sales Executive
September 3, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The South Atlantic League has announced that the Charleston RiverDogs have been named the recipients of the Club Merit Award, recognizing the top overall operation in the league circuit in the past year.2019 marks the third time that the RiverDogs have hauled in the SAL's most prestigious

RiverDogs Announce 2020 Schedule

Charleston opens season at home on Thursday, April 9
August 15, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Charleston RiverDogs in conjunction with the South Atlantic League have announced their schedule for 2020, the 24th season of baseball at Joe Riley Park.Charleston will open their campaign at home for the first time since 2017 when they welcome the Kannapolis Intimidators to Riley Park on April

Seeing Double, RiverDogs' Contreras and Torrealba Each Honored as SAL Pitcher & Player of the Week

Charleston sweeps the league's weekly accolades to close the season
September 3, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Following a red-hot stretch to finish the year, the Charleston RiverDogs closed out the season playing their best baseball albeit without a playoff berth to show for it. The South Atlantic League on Tuesday recognized two Charleston RiverDogs as the top performers in the Single-A circuit during

Canaan Smith Named South Atlantic League Postseason All-Star

RiverDogs left fielder recognized as one of top position players in the league
August 27, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The South Atlantic League on Tuesday announced that RiverDogs left fielder Canaan Smith has been named a South Atlantic League Postseason All-Star in a vote of the league's coaches, general managers, and media members.The Rockwall, Texas product has had a historic season in the Lowcountry, entering the