Pulaski Yankees release 2019 charitable contributions

January 6, 2020 3:50 PM ET

PULASKI, Va. - The Pulaski Yankees today announced the organization made over $282,000 in charitable contributions during the 2019 calendar year, an increase of over $250,000 from 2018. Through the new Calfee Cares community relations program, the Yankees made $253,587 in gift in kind donations and $28,833 in cash donations from in-stadium fundraising efforts.

The Pulaski Yankees are the Advanced Rookie level affiliate of the New York Yankees playing in the Appalachian League. Pulaski is celebrating its 54th season in the Appalachian League in 2019. Calfee Park has won league championships in 1948, 1969, 1986, 1991 and 2013. Motor Mile Field at Calfee Park opened in 1935 and was renovated for the team's first season as a Yankees affiliate in 2015. The Pulaski Yankees were named the recipient of the John H. Johnson President's Award, Minor League Baseball's top honor, in 2019. For more information, please visit www.pulaskiyankees.net or follow the Pulaski Yankees on social media, @PulaskiYanks (Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram). This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Pinstripe Pals Kids Club returns for 2020 season

December 5, 2019 11:28 AM ET

PULASKI, Va. - The Pulaski Yankees are excited to announce the Pinstripe Pals Kids Club presented by the Community Health Center of the New River Valley will return for the 2020 season. Parents and guardians may now enroll children 12 and under in the Kids Club.

The Pulaski Yankees are the Advanced Rookie level affiliate of the New York Yankees playing in the Appalachian League. Pulaski is celebrating its 54th season in the Appalachian League in 2019. Calfee Park has won league championships in 1948, 1969, 1986, 1991 and 2013. Motor Mile Field at Calfee Park opened in 1935 and was renovated for the team's first season as a Yankees affiliate in 2015. The Pulaski Yankees were named the recipient of the John H. Johnson President's Award, Minor League Baseball's top honor, in 2019. For more information, please visit www.pulaskiyankees.net or follow the Pulaski Yankees on social media, @PulaskiYanks (Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram). This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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David Hagan elected to Appalachian League Hall of Fame

November 13, 2019 10:46 AM ET

PULASKI, Va. - The Appalachian League today announced Calfee Park Baseball owner David Hagan has been elected to the League's Hall of Fame. Hagan is among 13 inductees to be elected via a Special Election held at the League's Fall Meetings last month in Bristol, VA.

The Pulaski Yankees are the Advanced Rookie level affiliate of the New York Yankees playing in the Appalachian League. Pulaski is celebrating its 55th season in the Appalachian League in 2020. Calfee Park has won league championships in 1948, 1969, 1986, 1991 and 2013. Motor Mile Field at Calfee Park opened in 1935 and was renovated for the team's first season as a Yankees affiliate in 2015. For more information, please visit www.pulaskiyankees.net or follow the Pulaski Yankees on social media, @PulaskiYanks (Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram). This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Pulaski wins 2019 John H. Johnson President's Award

Annual award honors the 'complete baseball franchise'

October 23, 2019 4:12 PM ET

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Minor League Baseball™ (MiLB™) announced today that the Pulaski Yankees are the recipients of the 46th annual John H. Johnson President's Award. The team will receive Minor League Baseball's top honor at the Baseball Winter Meetings Banquet on Sunday, Dec. 8, at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront.

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Pulaski Yankees release 2020 schedule

Yankees open season at home on June 22

October 1, 2019 1:04 PM ET

PULASKI, Va. - The Pulaski Yankees today announced their 2020 schedule, with the team opening at home at Motor Mile Field at Calfee Park on Monday, June 22. The Opening Night matchup against the Bristol Pirates kicks off a five-game homestand and is the first time the Yankees have opened the season at home since 2017.

The Pulaski Yankees are the Advanced Rookie level affiliate of the New York Yankees playing in the Appalachian League. Pulaski is celebrating its 55th season in the Appalachian League in 2020. Calfee Park has won league championships in 1948, 1969, 1986, 1991 and 2013. Motor Mile Field at Calfee Park opened in 1935 and was renovated for the team's first season as a Yankees affiliate in 2015. For more information, please visit www.pulaskiyankees.net or follow the Pulaski Yankees on social media, @PulaskiYanks (Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram). This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Pulaski Yankees named 2019 Appalachian League Organization of the Year

Pulaski nominated for MiLB's John H. Johnson President's Award

September 9, 2019 4:21 PM ET

PULASKI, Va./ CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The Appalachian League today announced the Pulaski Yankees as the League's 2019 Organization of the Year, presented annually to one club that exemplifies the standards of the complete baseball franchise, based upon franchise stability, contributions to league stability, contributions to baseball in the community and the promotion of the baseball industry. As the 2019 Organization of the Year, Pulaski will serve as the League's nomination for Minor League Baseball's John H. Johnson President's Award to be presented at the 2019 Baseball Winter Meetings in San Diego, Calif. in December.

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Pulaski's Calfee Park named Appalachian League Field of the Year

Yankees earn top Sports Turf ranking in Advanced-Rookie League

September 6, 2019 2:14 PM ET

PULASKI, Va. - Motor Mile Field at Calfee Park has been named the 2019 Appalachian League Field of the Year, the Rookie-Advanced League announced Friday. It is the third consecutive season in which the Pulaski Yankees' field has earned the top ranking based on data gathered and compiled by the Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA).

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Yanks Season Comes To An End After 17-Inning Playoff Battle

By Cory Hilborne | September 2, 2019 5:12 PM ET

The Yanks lost game three of the Appalachian League East Division Playoff series to the Burlington Royals in 17 innings.

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Yanks Force Game Three With 6-0 Win

By Cory Hilborne | August 31, 2019 10:16 PM ET

The Yankee pitchers dominated and the bats came alive as Pulaski ended their four game skid with a 6-0 win over Burlington.

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Yanks Drop Game One of the Playoffs 6-0 to the Royals

By Cory Hilborne | August 30, 2019 10:42 PM ET

The Yankees dropped game one of the playoffs 6-0 in a road contest against the Royals.

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