"Walk-In Wednesdays" Begin January 2

On-the-spot interviews for 2019 gameday positions on Wednesdays at Werner Park

December 6, 2018 12:54 PM ET

The Omaha Storm Chasers along with Spectra Food Service and Hospitality have announced "Walk-In Wednesdays", providing face-to-face job interviews for part-time gameday employment positions for the upcoming 2019 season. Beginning on January 2 and continuing each Wednesday through March 13, candidates will be able to interview on-the-spot at Werner Park from noon until 6:00pm.

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Staumont, Hernandez Added to Royals' 40-Man Roster

Both have pitched for Omaha during parts of the last 2 seasons

November 21, 2018 10:55 AM ET

The Kansas City Royals announced three additions to the club's 40-man roster on Tuesday in advance of that day's deadline to protect players from the Rule 5 Draft, which will be held next month during Baseball's Winter Meetings. 2017-18 Omaha right-handers Josh Staumont and Arnaldo Hernandez were both placed on Kansas City's 40-man roster for the first time, in addition to right-hander Scott Blewett.

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Chasers Set All-Time Charitable Giving Record

Front office staff teams up for over 1,000 hours of community service

November 20, 2018 2:36 PM ET

The Omaha Storm Chasers set an all-time record in charitable giving for the sixth consecutive year in 2018, assisting with over 300 different organizations. In total, the Storm Chasers franchise donated $851,237.75 to local charities over the course of their 50th season in franchise history, an increase of $51,055.30 compared to last year.

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Chasers Earn 11th Straight 'Best of Omaha' Honor

Voters tab organization Omaha's "Best Professional Sports Team"

November 9, 2018 11:31 AM ET

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Omaha Alums Perez, Gordon, Greinke Earn Gold Gloves

Voting for Platinum Glove Award now open

November 5, 2018 12:03 PM ET

The 2018 Rawlings Gold Glove Award winners were announced on Sunday night, with a trio of former Omaha players receiving honors, including catcher Salvador Perez and outfielder Alex Gordon, who both played with the Storm Chasers during the 2018 season on Major League Rehab Assignments. 2005 Omaha Royals hurler Zack Greinke also earned a Gold Glove in the National League.

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Bill Fischer: 1930-2018

Chasers mourn passing of Royals senior pitching advisor, Council Bluffs resident

October 31, 2018 12:06 PM ET

The Omaha Storm Chasers mourn the passing of Kansas City Royals Senior Pitching Advisor and Council Bluffs, Iowa resident Bill Fischer. The Storm Chasers organization honored Fischer on May 27, 2015 in what was his 68th season in professional baseball, with Sarpy County proclaiming that day "Bill Fischer Day".

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Merrifield, Barlow on Japan All-Star Series Roster

8-game series in Japan begins on November 8

Storm Chasers alums Scott Barlow & Whit Merrifield have been announced on Major League Baseball's Japan All-Star Series roster. Games in Japan are set to begin on November 8.

October 30, 2018 11:21 AM ET

Omaha Storm Chasers alums Whit Merrifield and Scott Barlow have been selected to participate in the 2018 Japan All-Star Series in conjunction with Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB). The series will feature seven games, in addition to one exhibition across Japan from November 8-15.

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Five Omaha Alums Tabbed Gold Glove Finalists

Perez, Gordon, Cain, Pina & Greinke among finalists

Outfielder Alex Gordon is one of five former Omaha players to be nominated for a Gold Glove Award in 2018. (Minda Haas Kuhlmann)

By Andrew Green | October 25, 2018 5:41 PM ET

The finalists for the 2018 Rawlings Gold Glove Awards were announced on Thursday, with four players with ties to the Omaha franchise among those competing for those honors. Included in that group are current Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez and outfielder Alex Gordon. That duo alone has garnered a combined nine Gold Glove Awards in their respective careers.

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Free Baseballoween Event Oct. 26 at Werner Park

Garage Sale with unique memorabilia/merchandise from Rosenblatt Era from noon to 7pm

October 17, 2018 2:31 PM ET

The Omaha Storm Chasers will host their seventh annual free Baseballoween event on Friday, October 26 at Werner Park from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. Included in the free admission is trick-or-treat candy stations, along with fun Halloween activities and games. Movies will also be played on the videoboard throughout the evening, including "It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" and "Garfield's Halloween Adventure".

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Chasers Nab Best Marketing Campaign Award

50th Season campaign draws honors from Ballpark Digest

October 10, 2018 3:32 PM ET

Ballpark Digest announced on Wednesday that the Omaha Storm Chasers are the recipient of the publication's Best Marketing Campaign Award for the 2018 season, rewarding the Storm Chasers for their efforts in promoting the organization's 50th season in franchise history. Last week the Storm Chasers organization was also recognized as an Honorable Mention for the publication's 2018 Continued Excellence Award.

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