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End of an Era: Miss Lou Lou Gehrig dies at age 9

Grasshoppers iconic bat dog a ballpark staple since 2012
October 13, 2020

The Greensboro Grasshoppers sadly announce that Miss Lou Lou Gehrig, the organization’s last Labrador Retriever who served as bat dog for 8 seasons, died Monday night after a brief illness. She was 9 years old. Lou Lou served as a bat and ball girl alongside Miss Babe Ruth from 2012-

Chihuahuas Win MiLB's Golden Bobblehead for Best Community Event 

Chihuahuas and Locomotive Staffs Have Completed More Than 1,100 Hours of Service to El Paso Area Non-Profits in Two Months Span
October 2, 2020

EL PASO – September 30, 2020 – The El Paso Chihuahuas are the winners of Minor League Baseball’s Best Community Promotion or Event Golden Bobblehead for the Chihuahuas Volunteer Pack presented by Helen of Troy, as announced today during the virtual Innovators Summit. The Golden Bobblehead is awarded to the

Mike Hayes Appointed Interim-President and General Manager; Brad Tammen designated Loaned Executive to SVSU

September 29, 2020

MIDLAND, Mich. – The Great Lakes Loons today announced Brad Tammen, President and General Manager of Great Lakes Loons, Dow Diamond and ESPN 100.9 FM radio will be designated a Loaned Executive to Saginaw Valley State University’s (SVSU) Athletic Department. In response, William Stavropoulos, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of

5K Say: Volcanoes Stay!

Save Our Volcanoes breaks historic 5,000 petition mark
September 25, 2020

KEIZER, OREGON – The professional baseball world took notice today as the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes (Northwest League, San Francisco Giants Affiliate) broke the hallowed 5,000 petition unique signature mark calling for MLB to continue the club’s official affiliation. The 5,000-mark was eclipsed at www.SaveOurVolcanoes.com by "Jeffrey M. of Oregon" who wrote,

Chihuahuas to Host Movie Night at the Ballpark presented by Texas Gas Service 

Movie Night at the Ballpark to feature the animated film Despicable Me on October 3
September 18, 2020

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Polar Park to Accommodate 9,508 Baseball Fans in 2021

September 17, 2020

The Central Mass Area Code becomes part of the Official 2021 Capacity; Seating manifest uses Numbers for Sections, Rows, and Seats; Season Ticket Holders will begin their seat selection in next few weeks; Early Bird Pricing for Season Tickets to continue through December 31 Click Here to Explore Polar Park

Chihuahuas to Host Virtual 9-1-5K Presented by Texas Gas Service

Proceeds to Benefit Coronavirus Frontline Workers via the El Paso Chihuahuas Foundation
September 15, 2020

9-1-5K VIRTUAL RUN INFORMATION

Salem Red Sox to offer unique infield dining, Red Sox Grill and climate-controlled suites during upcoming Movie Night

September 10, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | September 10, 2020 | Salem Red Sox: (540) 389-3333 | [email protected] SALEM, VA. – On Saturday, September 26th, the Salem Red Sox will feature Disney’s family film “Coco” along with Dining on the Diamond, presented by Virginia Birth Father Registry. Gates will open at 5:30p, movie

MiLB President & CEO O'Conner announces retirement

Long-time baseball executive to retire at end of 2020
September 8, 2020

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- After 38 years in professional baseball and 28 years with the Minor League Baseball office, Minor League Baseball President & CEO Pat O'Conner today announced that he will retire on Dec. 31, 2020. O'Conner joined the Minor League Baseball staff in 1993 as chief operating officer

Beloit Baseball Begins Franchise Refresh By Collecting Fan Feedback For A New Team Name

August 4, 2020

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT A NAME! Beloit, WI – With a new riverbend stadium coming to Beloit in 2021, the Beloit Snappers baseball team began accepting submissions from fans on Tuesday for possible new identities for the team. “A new era for baseball in southern Wisconsin is coming in 2021,

Rainiers among Minor League Baseball’s Top-25 in Merchandise Sales for Fifth-Straight Year

Continued sales growth and R Hat R City campaign propel Tacoma to top-25 honor yet again
July 31, 2020

TACOMA, WA – For the fifth-straight year, the Tacoma Rainiers were among the top-25 teams in Minor League Baseball (MiLB) for licensed merchandise sales for 2019, MiLB announced Monday. After a nine percent rise in sales growth in 2018, the Rainiers saw continued success in 2019, matching their sales from

Wind Surge general partner passes away

Lou Schwechheimer, visionary and baseball lifer, dies at 62
July 30, 2020

WICHITA, Kansas -- It is with the deepest sadness and sorrow that the Wichita Wind Surge organization announces the passing of the team's majority owner and general partner, Lou Schwechheimer. Schwechheimer, 62, passed away this afternoon from complications related to COVID-19. Schwechheimer was the driving force behind the return of

Wind Surge general partner passes away

Lou Schwechheimer, visionary and baseball lifer, dies at 62
July 29, 2020

WICHITA, Kansas -- It is with the deepest sadness and sorrow that the Wichita Wind Surge organization announces the passing of the team's majority owner and general partner, Lou Schwechheimer. Schwechheimer, 62, passed away this afternoon from complications related to COVID-19. Schwechheimer was the driving force behind the return of

Foot Long Hot Dog Available for the First Time at Avista Stadium

July 29, 2020

SPOKANE, Wash. - The Ballpark Dinner To-Go is making its long awaited return to Avista Stadium. The family meals have proved to be a hit for fans, as this will serve as the fifth meal the Indians have presented this summer. The Spokane Indians Ballpark Dinner To-Go meal will be

Minor League Baseball Innovators Summit goes virtual

July 29, 2020

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Minor League Baseball™ (MiLB™) today announced that the MiLB Innovators Summit™, originally scheduled to be held in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, will be held online Sept. 29–30, 2020. The premier idea-sharing event in professional sports, the Innovators Summit will shift from an exclusive four-day in-person gathering to

La conferencia Innovators Summit de Las Ligas Menores de Béisbol se albergará de manera virtual

July 29, 2020

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Las Ligas Menores de Béisbol anunciaron hoy que la conferencia MiLB Innovators Summit que originalmente estaba pautada para celebrarse en Winston- Salem, North Carolina se llevará acabo de manera virtual del 29 al 30 de septiembre de 2020. El evento Innovators Summit es conocido como el

Rainiers Giving Tacoma a Taste of Baseball with “Cheneyville Grab N’ Go” Drive-Thru

Cheney Stadium offering digital pre-ordering, menu of best-selling ballpark food with convenient pickup
July 22, 2020

TACOMA, WA – Beginning this week, the Tacoma Rainiers, in partnership with Ivar’s, are launching Cheneyville Grab N’ Go, a pop-up drive-thru food service offering a menu of ballpark favorites that can be ordered ahead and conveniently picked up at Cheney Stadium. Food pickup will be available Thursday – Saturday

Florida State League Announces Hall of Fame Class of 2020

July 22, 2020

July 22, 2020 Vero Beach, Florida — Florida State League President, Terry Reynolds, has announced the 2020 inductee class for enshrinement into the Florida State League Hall of Fame. “Our 2020 class is one of the most decorated in our Hall of Fame history. The class includes one former and

Mariners to Utilize Cheney Stadium for “Taxi Squad” Practices, Simulated Games Beginning July 27

Tacoma staff will comply with MLB safety protocol including health screening and distancing from players and field staff
July 15, 2020

TACOMA, WA – Cheney Stadium will host the Seattle Mariners “taxi squad” for a 70-day period during the Major League Baseball (MLB) regular season beginning Monday, July 27. Seattle’s players, field staff, Cheney Stadium staff and media who enter the facility will be required to follow COVID-19 safety protocols as

Sutter Health Park and River Cats to host Giants Taxi Squad

2020 Minor League season cancelled but baseball still to be played in Sacramento
July 15, 2020

West Sacramento, Calif. – Recently, Minor League Baseball (MiLB) announced that Major League Baseball (MLB) would not be providing its affiliated Minor League teams with players for the 2020 season. As a result, the minor league baseball season was officially cancelled. The Sacramento River Cats will have to wait until

COMUNICADO OFICIAL DE LA OFICINA DE LA PRESIDENCIA EJECUTIVA DE LA LMB

Postura sobre la detención del jugador Sergio Mitre
July 15, 2020

Ciudad de México (lmb.com.mx) 15 de julio. - La Oficina de Presidencia Ejecutiva de la Liga Mexicana de Beisbol que encabeza el Mtro. Horacio de la Vega Flores se mantiene informada acerca del caso del jugador Sergio Mitre, que ha sido dado de baja del club Saraperos de Saltillo. Con

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July 14, 2020

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Chihuahuas and Locomotive Front Office Staffs to Offer Support to Area Non-Profit Organizations 

July 8, 2020

The El Paso Chihuahuas and El Paso Locomotive FC announced today a plan to assist area non-profit organizations (NPOs).

2020 Lake Monsters Season Shelved

No MiLB In 2020 Due To The Covid-19 Pandemic
June 30, 2020

Announcement Regarding 2020 Minor League Baseball Season

June 30, 2020

Major League Baseball (MLB) has informed Minor League Baseball (MiLB) that it will not be providing its affiliated Minor League teams with players for the 2020 season. As a result, there will not be a Minor League Baseball season in 2020.