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Staff Highlight: Ty Eaton, Ticket Sales Account Executive

Eaton’s passion for communication drives his sales career
April 16, 2021

For some, going from earning a degree in broadcast journalism to a 10-year career in ticket sales might sound like a sidestep. For Ty Eaton, it was all about being in a role where he can talk about the game he loves.

Veteran Experience Anchors Indy’s Likely Bullpen

New members of the organization and familiar faces highlight the Indians relief corps
April 15, 2021

After finishing the 2019 season with the most saves (43) in the International League, the Indianapolis Indians bullpen is likely to be made up of strong-armed veterans for the 2021 season. More than half of Indy’s projected relievers have experience in the major leagues while only two are expected to

42 and Star Wars: A New Hope Tabbed as Preseason “Flicks at Victory Field”

Movie nights at The Vic scheduled for Friday, April 30 and Tuesday, May 4
April 15, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS – As the baseball community remembers Jackie Robinson’s transcendency and perseverance on Jackie Robinson Day, the Indianapolis Indians today announced that the movie 42, which details the real-life struggles and challenges Robinson endured on and off the field, will be the first of two preseason “Flicks at Victory Field”

The Return of Baseball: How the Indianapolis Indians Held Their Ground Through COVID-19

Without baseball, the front office’s resiliency helped turn a stay-at-home summer into something memorable
April 9, 2021

The best way to describe the routines and commitments that come with planning and executing the minor league baseball season in downtown Indianapolis is with a wheel. One of those that you really need to put strength behind to manually get it going, it takes the contribution of every member

Prospects Nights Packed with Promotions 

Mystery baseball card set, Pirates-themed jerseys and Gold Glove bobbleheads headline first weekend of baseball at Victory Field
April 8, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Indians today revealed that Prospects Nights presented by Hoosier Lottery are returning to Victory Field for back-to-back games during the first homestand of the 2021 season – Friday, May 14 and Saturday, May 15. Mystery card sets featuring five Pittsburgh Pirates prospects on trading cards, one

Several New Faces Join Indy’s Probable Rotation

Only one of Indy’s possible starters suited up for the Indians in 2019
April 8, 2021

The Indianapolis Indians starting rotation in 2021 will likely feature many new faces after 600-plus days without organized baseball in the Circle City. The COVID-19 pandemic that forced the cancellation of the Minor League Baseball season in 2020 has also led to a modified upcoming season, from alternate sites in

Indians Fans Encouraged to Sponsor an Indy RBI Youth Ballplayer Today

Indianapolis Indians Charities to match all donations made to Indy RBI through April 5
March 30, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS – Beginning today and continuing through Monday, April 5, Indianapolis Indians Charities will match every donation made to Indy RBI. Currently, over 35% of youth baseball and softball players in the Indy RBI program cannot afford the $25 registration fee, meaning a single donation of $25 would result in

Daily Deals Returning to Victory Field for 2021 Season

Tuesday Dollar Menu, Thirsty Thursdays and Kids Eat Free Sundays highlight daily promotions
March 25, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS – The return of Indianapolis Indians baseball to Victory Field for the 2021 season coincides with the return of the ever-popular Daily Deals that Indians fans have grown accustomed to over the years. Indianapolis’ 60-game home schedule begins Tuesday, May 11 against Toledo. Daily Deals at The Vic are

Staff Highlight: Ryan Barrett, Senior Ticket Sales Account Executive

Love for baseball and relationships drive Barrett’s sales expertise
March 23, 2021

Baseball has been in Ryan Barrett’s life for as long as he can remember. So, when his career on the diamond ended, the natural step forward was to work in the front office of a baseball organization. That step just so happened to land him a position within the Indianapolis

Andrew McCutchen Claims Top Spot on All-Time 25, Victory Field Era Roster

The outfielder is the best-of-the-best to wear an Indians uniform in the past 25 years
March 9, 2021

Among the best players to ever step foot on the grass at the corner of West and Maryland in downtown Indianapolis, Andrew McCutchen’s rise and sustained success in the major leagues lands him as the top overall player on our All-Time 25, Victory Field era roster.

Offseason Update: A Breakdown of Pittsburgh’s Offseason Moves 

Pittsburgh rakes in prospects from multiple big-name trades
March 5, 2021

After an offseason of waiting and wishing for both a major and minor league season to be played, the affiliations are official, schedules are set, coaching staffs are ready to go and the Indianapolis Indians are gearing up for a return to the diamond in 2021. TEST

All-Time 25, Victory Field Era Roster: Nos. 5-2

Paul Konerko and “Joey Bats” crack the top three
March 4, 2021

The illustrious history of the Indianapolis Indians features some of the best players to ever step on a baseball diamond over the past century. Now, as we approach the 25th anniversary of a beautiful ballpark in downtown Indianapolis, we’ve broken down the best players to step foot on the grass

Staff Highlight: Christina Toler, Director of Corporate Sales

Toler seized an opportunity with the Indians after attending a game at Victory Field
March 4, 2021

One of the more enjoyable aspects of attending a baseball game includes the casual conversations held with your friends, family, and fans around you as you take in the elements. For Christina Toler, a ballgame conversation with her husband, Sean, meant everything.

Major League Baseball Commissioner Delays Triple-A Season

Indians home opener now scheduled for Tuesday, May 11 vs. Toledo
March 2, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Indians were informed tonight that the Commissioner of Major League Baseball has adjusted the start of the 2021 Triple-A season by approximately four weeks for health and safety reasons. As a result, the Indians anticipate opening their campaign on Tuesday, May 4 at Iowa before returning

All-Time 25, Victory Field Era Roster: Nos. 9-6

Former outfielder Starling Marte comes in at No. 7
February 25, 2021

The illustrious history of the Indianapolis Indians features some of the best players to ever step on a baseball diamond over the past century. Now, as we approach the 25th anniversary of a beautiful ballpark in downtown Indianapolis, we’ve broken down the best players to step foot on the grass

Baseball Veterans Paved the Way for Young Negro League Stars

Hank Aaron, Oscar Charleston among those whose footsteps Pedro Sierra followed
February 24, 2021

Pedro Sierra’s story of a 22-year baseball career that began in the Negro National League is one of a promise kept. But it’s also filled with anecdotes of Black athletes, some who helped pave his journey and others he idolized.

All-Time 25, Victory Field Era Roster: Nos. 13-10

Three team MVPs and an October ace highlight this week’s countdown
February 18, 2021

The illustrious history of the Indianapolis Indians features some of the best players to ever step on a baseball diamond over the past century. Now, as we approach the 25th anniversary of a beautiful ballpark in downtown Indianapolis, we’ve broken down the best players to step foot on the grass

Indianapolis Indians Release 2021 Schedule

Triple-A affiliates of Cubs and Cardinals coming to Victory Field for first time since 1997
February 18, 2021

2021 Printable Schedule INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Indians today released their 2021 regular-season schedule in what will be the 119th season in franchise history and 25th anniversary season for Victory Field. The campaign welcomes a new league, new divisional opponents, and home games against the Iowa Cubs and Memphis Redbirds.

Brian Esposito Returns for Take-Two of Third Season as Indians Manager

Three of four coaches carry over from Indianapolis’ planned 2020 field staff
February 17, 2021

The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced that Brian Esposito will return as manager of the Indianapolis Indians in 2021 after spending the 2020 season at Pittsburgh’s Alternate Training Site in Altoona, Pa.

Staff Highlight: Jonathan Howard, Senior Ticket Sales Account Executive

Lifelong friendships and closeness to home root Howard to the Indians
February 15, 2021

The Indianapolis Indians front office staff is full of hardworking, dedicated individuals who take pride in their work and love to have fun. No one embodies that more than Jonathan Howard.

Indianapolis Indians Accept PDL Agreement, Remain as Pittsburgh’s Triple-A Affiliate

Indians among 120 teams included in restructured minor league system
February 12, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Indians today announced their acceptance of a 10-year Professional Development License (PDL) with Major League Baseball. This agreement extends Indy’s Triple-A affiliation with the Pittsburgh Pirates through the 2030 season.

All-Time 25, Victory Field Era Roster: Nos. 17-14

Former Indians first basemen made splashes in the majors
February 11, 2021

The illustrious history of the Indianapolis Indians features some of the best players to ever step on a baseball diamond over the past century. Now, as we approach the 25th anniversary of a beautiful ballpark in downtown Indianapolis, we’ve broken down the best players to step foot on the grass

Staff Highlight: Kathryn Bobel, Premium & Ticket Services Manager

Bobel takes the game day experience at Victory Field to a ‘suite’ level
February 5, 2021

No path to working full-time with the Indianapolis Indians is the same. For Kathryn Bobel, her journey to becoming the organization’s premium & ticket services manager both started and ended at Victory Field.

All-Time 25, Victory Field Era Roster: Nos. 21-18

Three stellar pitchers join Rajai Davis in second group of VF era roster members
February 4, 2021

The illustrious history of the Indianapolis Indians features some of the best players to ever step on a baseball diamond over the past century. Now, as we approach the 25th anniversary of a beautiful ballpark in downtown Indianapolis, we’ve broken down the best players to step foot on the grass

National Girls and Women in Sports Day

The Indians front office is made up of women who are more than just a title
February 2, 2021

Behind the scenes of the game day experience at Victory Field is a staff of hard-working, dedicated individuals who strive to make each day the best for those around them. For the Indianapolis Indians, National Women in Sports Day is an opportunity to shine a light on a group of