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Midland to Perform Live at Dr Pepper Ballpark

Socially Distanced Concert to Take Place on October 17
September 18, 2020

FRISCO, Texas (September 18, 2020) – The Frisco RoughRiders announced on Friday that they will welcome country music superstars, Midland, to Dr Pepper Ballpark on Saturday, October 17. Gates are scheduled to open at 6:30 p.m. with music beginning at 8:00 p.m. Tickets will go on sale Saturday, September 19

RoughRiders Announce Coaching Staff and Roster for Texas Collegiate League

Roster features athletes from TCU, DBU, Oklahoma among others
June 22, 2020

FRISCO, Texas (June 22, 2020) – The Frisco RoughRiders announced the coaching staff and initial roster for its inaugural Texas Collegiate League (TCL) season slated to start on the road on June 30th. The TCL RoughRiders will be led by manager Jorge Hernandez. Hernandez is entering his 14th year with

Frisco to Host Texas Collegiate League This Summer at Dr Pepper Ballpark 

RoughRiders to Field Temporary Expansion Team
June 11, 2020

FRISCO, Texas (June 11, 2020) – The Frisco RoughRiders announced today that the team has been granted a temporary expansion team in the Texas Collegiate League (TCL), the state’s first major collegiate summer wood bat league. The collegiate team will take the field as the Frisco RoughRiders during the 2020

Update on the 2020 Frisco RoughRiders season

March 12, 2020

FRISCO, Texas (March 12, 2020) - Following the announcement by Major League Baseball and Minor League Baseball of a delay to the start of the 2020 season, Frisco RoughRiders Chairman and CEO Chuck Greenberg has the following statement:

RoughRiders unveil MASSIVE promo schedule for 2020 season

Celebrity appearances, theme nights and giveaways highlight fun-filled season
February 28, 2020

FRISCO, Texas (Feb. 28, 2020) - The Frisco RoughRiders are thrilled to announce the most exciting, jam-packed promotional schedule in franchise history for the 2020 season!

Rangers Announce 2020 RoughRiders Field Staff

Skipper Bobby Wilson headlines new faces in Frisco
December 9, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (December 9, 2019) - On Monday, in conjunction with the Texas Rangers, the Frisco RoughRiders announced that former major league catcher Bobby Wilson will serve as the RoughRiders' ninth manager in franchise history for the 2020 season. Additionally, Wilson will be joined by Jeff Andrews (pitching coach), Josue

Frisco RoughRiders Praise Congressional Effort to Save Minor League Baseball

December 4, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (December 4, 2019) - The Frisco RoughRiders today praised the newly created Save Minor League Baseball Task Force that has been organized by members of Congress to prevent Major League Baseball (MLB) from eliminating 42 minor league franchises, nearly one quarter of all minor league teams around the country."We

Bigley Announced as Voice of the RoughRiders

Oregon native joins Riders from Myrtle Beach Pelicans
November 8, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (November 11, 2019) - The Frisco RoughRiders are pleased to announce that Zach Bigley has been named the new Manager of Media Development/Broadcaster. Bigley will broadcast RoughRiders games on both radio and television as well as serving as the club's primary liaison with the media and front office.Bigley,

Riders Reveal 2020 Schedule

Home Opener set for April 16
September 20, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (September 24, 2019) - The RoughRiders revealed their full schedule for the 2020 season Tuesday.The new season in Frisco begins Thursday, April 16 after the Riders begin 2020 with a week on the road. Opening Day is part of an 11-game homestand to begin the season in Frisco,

Beer & Boos Fest presented by Franconia coming October 26

Annual event includes fun for the whole family
September 20, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (September 23, 2019) - The RoughRiders are hosting Beer & Boos Fest, presented by Franconia Saturday, October 26 from noon-4:00 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark.Beer & Boos Fest - a revamped version of the team's annual Fall Festival - is a FREE event and includes a wealth of

Rangers Futures Camp coming to Frisco

Rising stars in system to face Texas Tech twice in October at Dr Pepper Ballpark
September 10, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (Sept. 10, 2019) - The RoughRiders, in conjunction with the Texas Rangers, are hosting the inaugural Rangers Futures Camp this fall at Dr Pepper Ballpark.The camp, featuring approximately 40 of the rising stars in the organization, concludes with a pair of games at Dr Pepper Ballpark against perennial college

Riders finish atop Double-A in attendance for 15th consecutive season

More than 450,000 fans attended Riders games in 2019
September 6, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (Sep. 9, 2019) - For the 15th year in a row, the Frisco RoughRiders finished with the best attendance among all 30 Double-A teams.455,765 fans packed into Dr Pepper Ballpark this season, good for an average of 6,802 fans per night. There were nine crowds of at least 10,000

Erik Haag hired as Chief Business Development Officer

Industry vet brings more than 25 years of experience to Frisco
September 6, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (Sept. 6, 2019) - The RoughRiders have added longtime industry veteran Erik Haag to the front office staff as the team's Chief Business Development Officer.Haag brings more than 25 years of experience in the sports and entertainment industry to the RoughRiders, including stops with several Minor League Baseball franchises,

Riders fall 2-0 in 2019 finale

Team finishes with 68-71 record
September 2, 2019

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (Sept. 2, 2019) - The RoughRiders fell 2-0 in Monday's season finale against Northwest Arkansas.SYNOPSIS* Michael De Leon went 4-for-4, tying a career-best in hits.* Demarcus Evans tossed a scoreless seventh inning, finishing the year with a 0.96 ERA in Frisco and 0.90 ERA overall between two levels.KEY RIDERS

Phillips strikes out 10 in dominant performance

Weickel locks down 2-1 win over Northwest Arkansas
September 1, 2019

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (Sept. 1, 2019) - Tyler Phillips turned in one more dominant performance to close his 2019 season Sunday, leading the Riders to a 2-1 win over Northwest Arkansas.SYNOPSIS* Phillips worked 6 1/3 innings, allowing one run on three hits while striking out 10 Naturals hitters to earn the win

Riders split twin bill with Naturals

Martinez mows down Naturals in game two
August 31, 2019

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (Aug. 31, 2019) - After a tough loss in game one of a doubleheader, the RoughRiders routed Northwest Arkansas 9-0 in the second game to split the twin bill with the Naturals Saturday.GAME ONE - NW Arkansas 7 Riders 1* The Riders took a 1-0 lead in the third

Bahr blows away Naturals in 8-0 win

Profar homers twice in series opener
August 30, 2019

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (Aug. 30, 2019) - Jason Bahr tossed a gem in his final outing of the season, guiding the Riders to a 8-0 win over Northwest Arkansas Friday night. SYNOPSIS* Bahr worked seven scoreless innings, yielding just one hit while striking out eight to earn the win.* Juremi Profar homered

Leblanc tees off in series finale

Riders score six in sixth but fall 13-9 to Cards
August 29, 2019

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Aug. 29, 2019) - Charles Leblanc continued his recent surge at the plate in a 13-9 loss to Springfield Thursday night.SYNOPSIS* Leblanc finished 4-for-5 with three RBIs and fell a triple shy of the cycle. It was his second-career four-hit game.* The Riders scored six times in the sixth,

Taveras tallies three more hits in loss to Cards

Wiles retires final 11 batters faced
August 28, 2019

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Aug. 28, 2019) - For the second night in a row, Leody Taveras put together a three-hit performance but the Riders were knocked off by Springfield 3-1 Wednesday night.SYNOPSIS* Taveras singled three times in four at-bats, recording his second three-hit performance in a row and eighth multi-hit showing since

Clase named to Postseason All-Star team

Righty ascended to Rangers in early August
August 28, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (Aug. 28, 2019) - Reliever Emmanuel Clase was named to the Texas League's Postseason All-Star Team, the league announced Wednesday.The 21-year-old flamethrower spent the bulk of his campaign with the Riders in 2019, logging a 3.35 ERA in 33 appearances with 11 saves and 39 strikeouts in 37 2/3

Profar sparks success in Springfield

Pena fires five scoreless frames in 5-2 win
August 27, 2019

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Aug. 27, 2019) - Juremi Profar tied a career-high with four RBIs Tuesday, guiding the Riders to a 5-2 win in Springfield.SYNOPSIS* Profar drove in each of the first four runs, collecting an RBI single, an RBI double and a sacrifice fly.* Starter Richelson Peña fired five scoreless innings,

Riders prevail in latest extra-inning affair

Cordero homers for 16th time, extends Double-A RBI lead
August 26, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (Aug. 25, 2019) - For the third time in four games, the Riders played into extra innings and came away with a victory, knocking off Springfield 8-7 in 10 innings Monday night.SYNOPSIS* Trailing 7-5 in the ninth, the Riders rallied to tie the game, capped by a two-out RBI

Riders set single-weekend attendance record

Team draws 32,184 in final three home games of 2019
August 25, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (Aug. 25, 2019) - The RoughRiders capped another outstanding season in Frisco by setting the single-weekend attendance record at Dr Pepper Ballpark this Friday-Sunday, welcoming 32,184 fans for the final three home games of the regular season.This weekend's crowd broke the record of 32,180, set May 20-22, 2016. The

Leblanc stars in final home game of 2019

Riders set single-weekend attendance record to cap home season
August 25, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (Aug. 25, 2019) - Charles Leblanc had a home run and all three RBIs for the RoughRiders, who lost 5-3 to Northwest Arkansas Sunday in their final home game of 2019.SYNOPSIS* Leblanc's homer was a solo shot off rehabber Danny Duffy in the second. * He added a two-run

Riders welcome seventh-largest crowd in franchise history

11,852 pack Dr Pepper Ballpark Saturday night
August 24, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (Aug. 24, 2019) - A crowd of 11,852 packed into Dr Pepper Ballpark Saturday night, marking the seventh-largest crowd in franchise history.The enormous gathering marked the second-largest attendance at Dr Pepper Ballpark this season, trailing only the second-largest crowd in franchise history - 12,023 on June 2.Each of the