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Jarvis Landry Celebrity Softball Game returns to Eastlake June 12

April 9, 2021

(Eastlake, OH) – Clear Vision Marketing Group and the Lake County Captains are proud to announce the return of the Jarvis Landry & Friends Celebrity Softball Game, presented by Lake Health. The event will take place at Classic Park in Eastlake, Ohio on Saturday, June 12.

Captains announce flagship broadcast partnership with WJCU

April 6, 2021

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains are proud to announce a new broadcast partnership for the 2021 season with John Carroll University and WJCU, the university’s official student radio station.

Captains announce 2021 home game times

March 2, 2021

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains today announced game times for all home games during the 2021 season. The Captains’ home opener will be Tuesday, May 11 against the Fort Wayne TinCaps (San Diego Padres) with first pitch scheduled for 6:35 p.m. Game times for 2021 Captains home games

2021 Captains coaching staff announced

February 22, 2021

(Eastlake, OH) – The Cleveland Indians today announced the field staff for the 2021 Lake County Captains. Greg DiCenzo, a long-time Division I college baseball coach who was in line to manage Lake County in 2020, will skipper the Captains in 2021. DiCenzo’s coaching staff will consist of Pitching Coach

Captains 2021 schedule announced

February 18, 2021

(Eastlake, OH) – Baseball is coming back! Major League Baseball today released schedules for the 2021 minor league season. The Lake County Captains will open their first season as the High-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians on May 4, on the road against the Lansing Lugnuts (Oakland A’s). The Captains’

Captains officially become Indians’ new High-A affiliate

February 12, 2021

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains have officially accepted their invitation to become the new High-A affiliate for the Cleveland Indians after signing Major League Baseball’s Professional Development License (PDL). The 10-year agreement will make the Captains the High-A affiliate for Cleveland through the 2030 season.

Captains promote Roth to Assistant GM, name Maskey Director of Turf Management

October 27, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains today announced two new changes to the team’s front office staff. Kate Roth has been named the team’s new Assistant General Manager, earning a promotion from her previous role as Director of Ticket Sales. Drew Maskey has been named the Captains’ Director of

NCAA DIII College World Series coming to Eastlake in 2024

October 14, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – In conjunction with the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission (GCSC), the Lake County Captains are proud to announce that the Division III College Baseball World Series is coming to Eastlake. The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has selected the Captains’ ballpark to host the DIII Men’s Baseball Championships

Captains invited to become Indians’ new Class-A Advanced affiliate

December 9, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains today received an invitation to become the Cleveland Indians’ new Class-A Advanced affiliate, beginning in 2021.

Signed and game-used Bieber, Ramírez, Lindor memorabilia featured in Captains Charities Auction and Raffle

November 10, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains today announced a special online auction and raffle, featuring signed and game-used memorabilia from Captains alumni and Cleveland Indians All-Stars José Ramírez, Francisco Lindor and Shane Bieber, plus autographed items from past Cleveland stars like Omar Vizquel, Kenny Lofton and Carlos Baerga. A

Movie Nights Powered by NOPEC will begin August 22

August 13, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains are excited to announce that Movie Nights Powered by NOPEC have been rescheduled. The series of socially-distanced film screenings at the Captains Ballpark, which was initially postponed following recommendations from the Lake County General Health District, will begin on August 22 with the

2020 MiLB Season Shelved

June 30, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – Following an official announcement by Minor League Baseball, the Lake County Captains, Class-A Affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, are sad to report that there will not be a Minor League Baseball season in 2020. The official announcement from Minor League Baseball can be found here.

Captains announce Virtual Summer Reading Program, presented by the Willoughby-Eastlake Public Library

June 22, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains Summer Reading Program has been a staple of every baseball season, helping students in Northeast Ohio discover the joys of reading and providing educators with a fun platform to encourage literacy. Last year alone, 36,000 students and 2,000 teachers across 130 schools participated

Official statement from the Captains regarding Sunday’s Trunk or Treat event and COVID-19

October 16, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains are aware of the statement from the Lake County General Health District (LCGHD) that an attendee at Sunday’s Trunk or Treat event, which was hosted by first responders in the ballpark parking lot, has since tested positive for COVID-19. While this was not

Captains postpone Movie Nights Powered by NOPEC

July 17, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains have announced that Movie Nights Powered by NOPEC have been postponed. The decision is based on the recommendation of the Lake County General Health District, as positive COVID-19 cases have risen in Lake County and surrounding areas.

Captains, City of Eastlake cancel July 22 concert

July 16, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains and the City of Eastlake regret to announce that the concert scheduled for Wednesday, July 22 at the Captains Ballpark has been cancelled due to a recent rise in the number of positive COVID-19 cases in Lake County and surrounding areas.

Captains to host five Movie Nights Powered by NOPEC

July 10, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – The Lake County Captains are excited to launch Movie Nights Powered by NOPEC, a series of socially-distanced film screenings at the Captains Ballpark. Movie Nights Powered by NOPEC are scheduled for five consecutive Saturdays in July and August, beginning on July 18 with the screening of A

Captains unveil limited edition patriotic t-shirts to support Operation S.T.A.T.

June 23, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – As Independence Day approaches, the Lake County Captains are proud to introduce a special way to support our nation’s veterans. The Captains have unveiled a pair of limited edition patriotic t-shirts to help support Operation S.T.A.T., a non-profit organization that helps heal the spirits of hospitalized veterans.

Captains Join Minor League Baseball’s CommUNITY First Campaign

April 28, 2020

(Eastlake, OH), April 28, 2020 — The Lake County Captains today announced they are joining MiLB CommUNITY First, a new national initiative developed by Minor League Baseball™ (MiLB™) in conjunction with Feeding America®, to raise funds for local food banks and to honor individuals risking their lives on the front

“Lunch with the Captains” radio show launches on WINT

4:00 PM EDT

\UPDATE: Since the publication of this release, Lunch with the Captains has moved to Saturdays at 3 p.m. on 101.5 FM/1330 AM WINT.\ (Eastlake, OH) – The start of the 2020 season may be delayed, but the Lake County Captains are still bringing you baseball on the radio every week

MWL Madness : Vote for the best all-time team in MWL history

April 6, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) - The 16 ballclubs in the Class-A Midwest League today announced MWL Madness pitting the all-time greatest players from each franchise against one another in a celebration of the league’s history.

Captains announce United Way Ticket Package to support COVID-19 relief efforts

April 6, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – In an effort to support COVID-19 relief efforts, the Lake County Captains are proud to announce a new ticket package in partnership with the United Way of Lake County (UWLC). Proceeds from the package will support the UWLC’s Lake County Relief Fund, which benefits food pantries, in-home

A message from the Captains regarding Tickets on Sale Day

March 12, 2020

(Eastlake, OH) – Nothing is more important to the Lake County Captains organization than the health and safety of our fans, players, coaches and employees. Earlier today, Minor League Baseball issued a statement that the start of the 2020 season will be delayed in light of the coronavirus outbreak. In

Statement from Minor League Baseball

March 12, 2020

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Minor League Baseball (MiLB) issued the following statement today:

Captains announce 2020 daily promotions schedule

March 10, 2020

Eastlake, OH - The Lake County Captains, Class-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, will once again present popular daily promotions for the 2020 season.