RiverDogs co-owner, Dr. Gene Budig, has passed away
The last President of the American League dies at 81
The RiverDogs are saddened by the passing of Dr. Gene A. Budig, 81, a part-owner of the RiverDogs since January 2007. He is survived by his wife Gretchen, his sister, brother, his 3 children and his 5 grandchildren.
“This is a truly sad day for the RiverDogs family. Gene was
RiverDogs continue exclusive experiences into the fall
First-ever adult cooking experience in the Segra Club and weekend youth baseball clinics highlight offerings
In a year with no baseball, the RiverDogs are excited to introduce several new events at the ballpark starting in September. The ballclub will launch exclusive adult cooking and dining experiences in the Segra Club at Riley, led by chef Josh Shea, and continue on-field youth baseball instruction with weekend
RiverDogs, Minor League Baseball Make
2020 Season Announcement
RiverDogs will not play South Atlantic League contests in 2020, but plan other events at The Joe
On Tuesday, June 30th the Minor League Baseball offices, in conjunction with Major League Baseball, officially announced that the 2020 season will not take place. This includes the 2020 Charleston RiverDogs campaign, which included 70 scheduled home games at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. (View message from President/GM Dave Echols)
RiverDogs reaching for new heights as part of McMaster's program
Friday's "To Go" service put on hold
In our continued commitment to fan safety, we are applying for the Palmetto Priority recognition program to ensure our food safety is in accordance with the CDC/reopening guidelines. Because of this, we will not be running our "To Go from the Joe" program tomorrow.
To be clear, our "To Go
RiverDogs release expanded summer camp offerings, starting June 16, with capacity restrictions and new protocols
Baseball camps to be led by Chris Singleton; new one-week culinary camp with Chef Josh Shea
With the start of the 2020 baseball season still delayed, the RiverDogs today announced the expansion of its Youth Summer Camps, presented by Fins Car Wash, along with new restrictions and protocols to keep campers safe in light of COVID-19 precautions.
The team will begin a six-week slate of summer
Charleston RiverDogs, Samsung Lions (KBO) announce International partnership
Rise and shine, Yankees’ Single-A affiliate teams up with 8-time KBO Champions
As fans eagerly wait for the return of baseball in The United States, the Charleston RiverDogs have announced a partnership with the Samsung Lions of the Korean Baseball Organization (KBO).
This mutually beneficial relationship between the two organizations is set to begin immediately with the main objective of encouraging fans
RiverDogs, Boeing Introduce ‘Hall of Honor’ to memorialize military families in Lowcountry
Nominations now being taken on eve of first planned Military Appreciation Night
On the eve of Armed Forces Day and the first scheduled RiverDogs Military Appreciation Night at The Joe, the ballclub is announcing the creation of the Hall of Honor, in partnership with Boeing, and asking for the public to nominate outstanding military veterans with Lowcountry ties.
The new recognition, which
RiverDogs share key points from COVID-19 Readiness Plan
Working plan outlines best practices, procedures for re-opening Riley Park when deemed safe
In anticipation of the 2020 season, the Charleston RiverDogs have developed an extensive COVID-19 readiness plan which sets forth best practices and new standard operating procedures that the team believes will be necessary for Riley Park to open when permitted. This detailed plan follows the journeys of fans, employees, and
‘To Go from The Joe’ will add Delivery Option, expand menu and hours starting this week
Contactless pickup and DoorDash delivery available 11am-6pm Tuesday-Friday
Even though the baseball season has yet to begin, the demand for delicious ballpark food, apparently, has not been delayed. Due to high demand and positive reviews, the RiverDogs will expand its “To Go from The Joe” food service in many aspects starting this week.
After a successful month-long run
Carryout lunches are available to general public Tuesday-Friday and delivered to front-line COVID-19 responders on Mondays
Carryout lunches will be available to general public Tuesday-Friday and delivered to front-line COVID-19 responders on Mondays
The Charleston RiverDogs announced that on Thursday, the ballclub – whose season’s start has been delayed by COVID-19 – will begin drive through lunch service at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Vice President of Food and Beverage Josh Shea, a longtime chef in the Charleston culinary scene, has created a
RiverDogs Unveil Stimulus Packages with Big Value
Packages to include donations to MUSC’s COVID-19 Relief Fund
The Charleston RiverDogs released a new series of packages and merchandise deals on Monday that will encourage fans to Make Fun, while also contributing to a worthy cause. The various packages include tickets, merchandise and other goodies, with the added bonus of a donation to MUSC’s COVID-19 Relief Fund.
RiverDogs Unveil Alpha Dog Bracket Battle
36 of the best former RiverDogs battle for the title of Alpha Dog
Download Full Bracket
With no college basketball to fill a sports fan's annual craving for brackets, the Charleston Riverdogs have something that might do the trick. Beginning on Monday, the top 36 former RiverDogs players will go head-to-head in a challenge to determine which former great is the Alpha Dog!
Joseph P. Riley Park, Jr. Closed to Public Beginning March 18
Staff to work remotely, available via email
The health and safety of our fans and employees is of the utmost importance to the Charleston RiverDogs. In order to best follow the government's recently issued guidelines regarding the Coronavirus, the RiverDogs front office at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park will be closed to the public indefinitely beginning on
RiverDogs Announce Ongoing Participation in MiLB’s “Copa de la Diversión” Program in 2020
Team will partner with Berkeley County School District for “Festival de Lectura”
The Charleston RiverDogs will take part in Minor League Baseball’s “Copa de la Diversión” program for a second straight season, the club announced in a press conference attended by hundreds of children at Hanahan Elementary School on Thursday morning. In addition, the team will continue to partner with the Berkeley
RiverDogs Seeking to Fill Gameday Positions, Hosting Job Fair This Saturday
Interested candidates encouraged to attend Saturday, March 7 at The Joe
The Charleston RiverDogs are looking to fill the remainder of their more than 200 gameday positions at The Joe for the upcoming 2020 season. With that goal in mind, the team will be hosting a second job fair this Saturday, March 7 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Joseph
RiverDogs Announce New Front Office Hires
Two additions join ticket sales department
After welcoming more than 300,000 fans to Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park for a third consecutive season in 2019, the Charleston RiverDogs have added two staff members to their ticket sales department prior to the start of the 2020 season. On Thursday, President and General Manager Dave Echols announced the
Yankees Unveil 2020 MiLB Staffs: Luis Dorante Returns as Manager of RiverDogs
Skipper to be joined by new pitching, hitting coaches
CHARLESTON, S.C. - The New York Yankees have announced that Luis Dorante will return as manager of the Charleston RiverDogs for the 2020, a post the Venezuela-native previously held from 2014-2016. Dorante will attend the RiverDogs' annual Hot Stove Banquet, presented by Tom McQueeney State Farm, held at 7 p.m.
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
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 Introduce First Ever RiverDogs Youth Travel Baseball Team
Tryouts and informational session to be held Saturday, January 11
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
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,