Stripers Offer Coolray Field Suites as “Office for a Day”
Office Suites, safe for social distancing, now available for daily or weekly rental
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Gwinnett Stripers have announced a new “Office for a Day” program, giving local professionals the opportunity to enhance creativity by moving their workplace to a safe and socially-distanced environment in a Coolray Field Suite. Each Office Suite is available to rent for $75 a day or
Three Gwinnett Alums Claim MLB Awards for 2020
Freeman crowned MVP, Acuña Jr. earns Silver Slugger, Fried wins Gold Glove
The Atlanta Braves produced another season for the history books in 2020, winning the National League East Division title for the third straight year and battling through three grueling rounds of an expanded MLB Postseason to finish one win short of the World Series.
Of the 49 players that powered
Stripers “Veterans Pack” Returns for Veterans Day
Service members and family can purchase online at GoStripers.com and at Coolray Field on November 11 and 12
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – In honor of Veterans Day, the Gwinnett Stripers have announced the return of the “Veterans Pack,” available for purchase by service men and women and their families online at GoStripers.com and at Coolray Field on November 11 and 12.
Purchase a Veterans Pack online (November 11 and
Eighteen Gwinnett Alums Highlight Braves’ NLCS Roster
Bryse Wilson, Huascar Ynoa looking to make Postseason debuts
The Atlanta Braves, set to play in the National League Championship Series for the first time since 2001, announced a 28-man series roster today that includes 18 former Gwinnett players.
The 18 G-Braves and Stripers alums, led by former Gwinnett manager Brian Snitker (2014-16), include:
Ian Anderson (2019),
Braves’ NL Wild Card Series Roster Features 17 Gwinnett Alums
Atlanta begins best-of-three first-round series against Cincinnati today
The 2020 National League East Division champion Atlanta Braves announced today their roster for the NL Wild Card Series. The 28-man roster includes 17 former Gwinnett players, each of whom will aid the Braves as they begin a quest for their first World Series title since 1995.
The 17 G-Braves
Top Five: Governors’ Cup Playoff Performances
Gwinnett’s best efforts in postseason contests since 2009
September is playoff time for Minor League Baseball, when Division champions and Wild Card qualifiers alike shift their focus from a grueling five-month regular season to a two-week sprint for their league’s respective title. The International League’s version of the postseason – the Governors’ Cup Playoffs – would have started
Top Five: Labor Day Performances
Gwinnett’s most notable season-finale games since 2009
Today is Labor Day, the unofficial end of Summer. In a normal year, it’s also the final day of the regular season for teams across Minor League Baseball, including your Gwinnett Stripers.
Labor Day typically features a matinee game that both sides are eager to finish quickly. Teams that have
Adams pulled off rare double duty with Braves
Former Atlanta farmhand played in Minors, Majors on same day
It's been a strange year in baseball.
A season traditionally viewed as a marathon became a 60-game sprint. Previously unfamiliar terms like player pools, alternate training sites and taxi squads have become daily nomenclature. With each passing day, the game's future stars make their big league debuts inside ballparks filled
Top Five: Gwinnett’s International League Postseason All-Stars
Three Rookies of the Year, one Batting Champion, and one Most Valuable Pitcher highlight Gwinnett’s most notable IL Postseason All-Stars
In a normal Triple-A season, late-August is a time when teams are either making a push for the playoffs or counting down the days until the schedule ends. It is also the time when field managers, coaches, media members, and front office officials across the International League vote for the
Top Five: Stripers’ Specialty Jersey Games
Gwinnett’s best performances in alternate uniforms since 2018
Over the last decade, the “specialty jersey” has emerged as one of the most highly anticipated promotions on every Minor League Baseball team’s schedule.
These jerseys, typically worn by a team for one game only as part of a theme night, sponsorship tie-in, or community partnership, showcase the creativity and
Braves’ 2020 Opening Day Roster Includes 21 Gwinnett Alums
Atlanta opens the 60-game MLB season on July 24 at the New York Mets
The Atlanta Braves announced today their 30-player Opening Day roster for the 2020 MLB season. Twenty-one former Gwinnett players will be on the active roster as the Braves begin the 60-game campaign on Friday, July 24 with a 4:10 p.m. contest at the New York Mets.
The following active Braves
Top Five: Late-Career MLB Superstars with Gwinnett
Five who were famous long before joining the G-Braves and Stripers
Of all the levels of Minor League Baseball, Triple-A features the most unique combination of players. Any given International League or Pacific Coast League roster typically includes a mix of fast-rising prospects (think Cristian Pache), seasoned MiLB veterans (think Sean Kazmar Jr.), players who have worked their way back from
Top Five: Gwinnett Players from Canada
Canadian-born players who made a mark with Gwinnett
Today is July 1, the day all of Canada celebrates the country’s national holiday known as “Canada Day.” In honor of our neighbors to the north, this edition of our “Top 5” series features the top Canadian-born players in Gwinnett history.
To date, just six Canada natives have ever donned
Stripers’ Coolray Field to host Braves Taxi Squad
No Minor League season in 2020
Gwinnett County, GA – Minor League Baseball after consultation with Major League Baseball has determined, due to the continuing pandemic, that it is in the best interest of our fans, players, coaches, and club employees that we will not play a 2020 season. The Gwinnett Stripers season, scheduled to begin
Top Five: Father’s Day Performances
Five Gwinnett players who shined on Father’s Day
As the summer continues to roll on, so does our look back at some of the top Gwinnett player performances from holiday games during the team’s 11-year history. After recapping our Mother’s Day and Memorial Day top five, it’s time to dive into the five players who most stood out
Top Five: First-Round Pick Performances
Five first-rounders that made a lasting impact with Gwinnett
With the 2020 MLB Draft set to begin tonight, our “Top Five” series turns its focus to a rich history of first-round picks playing in Gwinnett.
In all, 40 players selected in the first round of the draft have gone on to play for either the G-Braves or Stripers since
Top Five: Memorial Day Performances
Five Gwinnett players who made their mark on Memorial Day
As our Top Five series rolls on, it’s time to dive into some of the Gwinnett players that delivered memorable and clutch outings on Memorial Day.
Gwinnett currently holds a 6-4 record on Memorial Day, with the last win coming in 2017 at home vs. Syracuse. Gwinnett’s longest winning streak
Top Five: Mother's Day Performances
Five Gwinnett players who delivered memorable efforts on Mother’s Day
Baseball season is fortunate enough to take place during the summer months where we get to spend many fun and joyous holidays with our families. We get to celebrate our moms in early May followed by Memorial Day at the end of the month. Dads’ get their turn in mid-June
Top Five: Xolos de Gwinnett Performances
Five players who made an impact wearing Xolos uniforms in 2019
Last season, the Gwinnett Stripers joined with 71 other teams to participate in Minor League Baseball’s “Copa de la Diversión” initiative, celebrating the Hispanic culture of each team’s home region. In a special ceremony on March 18, 2019, the Stripers unveiled their new Copa identity, the “Xolos de Gwinnett.”
Five Gwinnett Alums Set to Play in Korean Baseball Organization
KBO to start regular season in empty stadiums on May 5
Professional baseball is currently at a worldwide stand-still due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but not in South Korea, where the Korean Baseball Organization (KBO) is wrapping up its preseason this week. On May 5, the KBO will end a month-long delay and begin its 2020 regular season with five games
Gwinnett Player of the Decade: The Final Four
Freeman, Albies, Riley, and Acuña Jr. make it to the final rounds of fan voting
Back in January, I took on the challenge of selecting the best Gwinnett players over the last 10 years (2010-19), the first full decade in team history. While it was satisfying to name the best players (and honorable mentions) at each position, one larger question remained. Who was the single
Stripers’ Roster Takes Shape Amid Season Delay
Braves have optioned nine players to Gwinnett since March 9
Opening Day for both Major League Baseball and Minor League Baseball has been delayed indefinitely, but that hasn’t stopped the Gwinnett Stripers’ 25-man roster from forming.
Following initial spring roster cuts that optioned four to Gwinnett on March 6, the Atlanta Braves have since optioned nine more players to the