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Baseball Grounds to become 121 Financial Ballpark

Local Jacksonville credit union secures naming rights ahead of the 2020 season
January 22, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville's longest tenured professional sports franchise has entered into an agreement to play in a stadium bearing the name of one of Jacksonville's longest continually-operating credit unions. The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp and 121 Financial Credit Union (pronounced "One to One") have agreed to terms on a long-term

Jacksonville alum Walker earns election to Baseball Hall of Fame

Outfielder elected with 76.6 percent of vote from BBWAA; selected as SL All-Star in 1987 with Jacksonville
January 21, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Former Jacksonville Expos outfielder Larry Walker was elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday, earning 76.6 percent of the 397 ballots cast by voters from the Baseball Writers' Association of America. He joins former New York Yankees shortstop and current Miami Marlins Chief Executive Office

Students can win ceremonial first pitch in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. essay contest

Jumbo Shrimp contest winner will also receive free tickets for entire class and mascot visit to classroom
January 17, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - With Black History Month upcoming, the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are asking students what Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech means to them. The club's essay contest will reward the winning students with free tickets for their entire class to attend a Jumbo Shrimp

Jumbo Shrimp reveal 2020 home game times

Home opener at Baseball Grounds set for 7:05 p.m. on Wednesday, April 15
January 14, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Crustacean Nation can begin the countdown to more Affordable Family Fun at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville precisely to the minute for the 2020 season, as the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp announced starting times for their 70 home games. The home opener for the Miami Marlins' Double-A affiliate

Fans can design Jumbo Shrimp T-shirt giveaway

Winning blueprint will be April 18 T-shirt presented by 121 Financial Credit Union and Atlantic Self Storage
January 9, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Crustacean Nation can help create a Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp T-shirt for the upcoming 2020 season. The club's contest and fan vote will determine the winning design to be printed on white T-shirts as the free giveaway, courtesy of 121 Financial Credit Union and Atlantic Self Storage, to

Craw promoted to Executive Vice President/General Manager

Fast Forward Sports Group announces move for Jumbo Shrimp's top executive
January 8, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Fast Forward Sports Group, LLC, led by Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp owner Ken Babby, has promoted Harold Craw from the role of general manager to the club's executive vice president/general manager, the club announced Wednesday. Craw has led the Jacksonville club since September 2015, when the Fast Forward

Jumbo Shrimp sign fourth annual "Jackson 5" internship class

Club continues Sports Management internship program with Andrew Jackson High School
December 6, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp inked five students from Jacksonville's Andrew Jackson High School as part of the club's "Jackson 5" Sports Management internship program.Each of the five new students entered into the Jackson 5 will gain four years of hands-on, progressive sports business experience by working in

Jumbo Shrimp praise Congressional report to save Minor League Baseball

December 4, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp Thursday 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 appreciate the

Holiday season brings Jumbo Shrimp's 10 Days of Giving

Club offering ticket package members exclusive Jumbo Shrimp experiences for 2020 season
December 2, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are celebrating the holiday season with 10 Days of Giving, the club's annual two-week promotion that awards experience-based prizes for 2020 home games. This year's rewards include watching fireworks from the field, a custom Jumbo Shrimp jersey, Jumbo Shrimp mascot Scampi delivering lunch,

Fans invited to take free pictures with Santa on Dec. 7 at Very Shrimpy Christmas

Jumbo Shrimp kick off holiday season with screening of Christmas Classics at Baseball Grounds
November 25, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are inviting families to kick off the holiday season with the second annual Very Shrimpy Christmas event from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, December 7 at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Fans can enjoy free pictures with Santa Claus, face painting, Christmas crafts

Jumbo Shrimp invite fans to journey Into The Shrimpverse

Club releases custom comic book cover featuring Captain Crustacean and Dr. Cocktail Sauce
November 22, 2019

VIEW CAPTAIN CRUSTACEAN AND DR. COCKTAIL SAUCEJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp released the cover Friday to the club's custom comic book Into The Shrimpverse. The project focuses on the protagonist and antagonist characters Captain Crustacean and Dr. Cocktail Sauce, respectively. "We really pride ourselves on Affordable Family Fun

Jumbo Shrimp Holiday Packs on sale now

Ticket voucher & adjustable hat packs begin at $60
November 21, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp have the perfect gift for the holiday season. Fans have the choice of two different holiday packs that feature undated ticket vouchers for the 2020 season and an adjustable Jumbo Shrimp cap.The Jumbo Shrimp are offering a bundle of six ticket vouchers for

Jumbo Shrimp Team Store hours unveiled for holiday season

All items 20% off on Black Friday; Fans who spend $50 in-store on Black Friday receive free Jumbo Shrimp neck pillow
November 20, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp have announced their Souvenir Store hours for the holiday season at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Fans are also welcome to shop the club's online team store at https://jaxshrimp.milbstore.com/. All items in the team store at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville and online on

Jumbo Shrimp announce staff hirings and promotions

Club strengthens front office in advance of 2020 season
November 4, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp have promoted a trio of front office staff and announced the hiring of four new team members in preparation for the 2020 season, the club announced Monday. Peter Ercey has been named the Jumbo Shrimp's assistant director of ticket operations after previously serving

Jumbo Shrimp's "The Lion King" Family Movie Night set for Nov. 23

Baseball Grounds will screen "The Lion King"; Admission is just $1 with face painting and inflatables
October 21, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp's next Family Movie Night is scheduled for Saturday, November 23 at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. The club will show a screening of the 2019 live-action version of "The Lion King" at 6 p.m. on the high-definition video board, with admission costing just

Jumbo Shrimp help package 50,000 meals for Rise Against Hunger

Club's front office volunteers at Maxwell House at packaging event
October 17, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Members of the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp's front office volunteered at Maxwell House Wednesday to help package 50,000 meals for Rise Against Hunger's packaging event."We are thankful to have been included in such a great event," said Jumbo Shrimp Director of Community Relations Andrea Williams. "We're proud to

Mesa earns 2019 Rawlings Gold Glove Award©

Outfielder becomes first Jacksonville player since 1978 to win Gold
October 14, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp center fielder Víctor Víctor Mesa has been named a 2019 Rawlings Gold Glove Award© recipient for defensive excellence, Minor League Baseball and Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., announced Monday. Mesa is the first Jacksonville player to win a Gold Glove since catcher George Enright

Jumbo Shrimp to host Swing For Your Seats on Sept. 19

Fans have chance to win 2020 season tickets by swinging from batter's box at Baseball Grounds
September 16, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are offering fans the chance to win free 2020 season tickets by hitting from the batter's box at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, September 19 for the club's Swing For Your Seats. For just $8, fans will receive

Jumbo Shrimp win Southern League Promotional Trophy; O'Brien earns Sports Media Award

Club nets circuit's Promotional Trophy for second time in three years
September 9, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp have garnered the Southern League's 2019 Promotional Trophy, with First Coast News anchor and reporter Mia O'Brien winning the circuit's 2019 Sports Media Award for her coverage of the club, the league announced on Monday. Award winners were selected by a vote of

Eveld Named BC® S.L. Relief Pitcher of Month

Eveld collected eight saves in 11 August appearances
September 5, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp right-handed relief pitcher Tommy Eveld has been named the Southern League BC® Relief Pitcher of the Month for August, announced by the league office on Thursday.

Jacksonville's season ends with 2-1 loss

Diaz homers in defeat at Jackson; Hurricane Dorian wipes away final two games of campaign
August 31, 2019

JACKSON, Tenn. - Lewin Diaz homered on Saturday, but the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp fell 2-1 to the Jackson Generals at the Ballpark at Jackson.The score was tied at one when Daulton Varsho singled off Jumbo Shrimp (66-71, 37-30) reliever Daniel Castano (7-2). After a walk, Seth Beer singled home Varsho

Shrimp Fall to Generals 7-2

Jacksonville drops second straight in Jackson
August 30, 2019

JACKSON, Tenn. - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp (66-70, 37-29) fell to the Jackson Generals (77-57, 38-26) by a 7-2 score in the second game of the five-game series at The Ballpark at Jackson on Friday night.

Generals Edge Shrimp 5-4

Dunand homers for Jacksonville
August 29, 2019

JACKSON, Tenn.  - The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp (66-69, 37-28) fell to the Jackson Generals (76-57, 37-26) by a 5-4 score in the first game of the five-game series at The Ballpark at Jackson on Thursday night.

Jumbo Shrimp unveil weekend-heavy 2020 schedule

Home opener set for April 15; 2019 season tickets available with 25 percent deposit
August 29, 2019

 VIEW THE 2020 SCHEDULEJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Fans of Crustacean Nation can make plans for more Affordable Family Fun at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville as the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp have announced their schedule for the 2020 season. The 140-game regular season schedule features 70 contests at the Baseball Grounds of