River Bandits Unveil 2019 Promo Schedule

Diverse Set of Bobbleheads Highlight Total of 18 Fan Giveaways

February 19, 2019 11:44 AM ET

The Quad Cities River Bandits today unveiled a jam-packed promotional schedule for the upcoming 2019 season. The schedule incorporates many familiar fan-favorites from the past, including 18 giveaways and 19 theme nights, mixed with fresh new ideas sure to provide entertainment for the whole family.

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River Bandits Announce 2019 Field Staff

January 24, 2019 11:58 AM ET

The Quad Cities River Bandits, in conjunction with the Houston Astros, announced their field staff for the upcoming 2019 season on Thursday morning. Ray Hernandez will take the reins as manager in his first stop in the Quad Cities. The rest of the staff includes pitching coach Erick Abreu and hitting coach Rafael Pena. The team's athletic trainer and strength and conditioning coach will be announced at a later time.

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2019 Internships

(Sean Flynn)

October 17, 2018 5:06 PM ET

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Bandits to Host "Hit It to Win It!" Event

October 4, 2018 4:54 PM ET

The Quad Cities River Bandits have announced a new "Hit It to Win It" event in which fans will have the opportunity to take swings from home plate at Modern Woodmen Park with the goal of winning season tickets and other prizes. The event will take place from 5:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 25.

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River Bandits Release 2019 Schedule

September 24, 2018 3:09 PM ET

The Quad Cities River Bandits announced their 2019 regular season schedule on Thursday afternoon. The River Bandits will open their seventh season as the Class-A affiliate of the Houston Astros on Thursday, April 4th with a home game against the Burlington Bees, beginning at 6:35 p.m. The Bandits will also host the Bees on Friday, April 5th before the series concludes with two games in Burlington on Saturday and Sunday.

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Bandits Season Ends in Sweep at Hands of Chiefs

(Rich Guill)

September 6, 2018 11:48 PM ET

The Peoria Chiefs scored four runs in the top of the fifth inning to turn a one-run deficit into a three-run advantage and never looked back as they defeated the Quad Cities River Bandits 7-2 at Modern Woodmen Park on Thursday. The victory advanced Peoria to the Western Division Championship Series and ended the River Bandits season.

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Bandits Shut Out in Playoff Opener

September 5, 2018 11:29 PM ET

Luken Baker drove in all three runs as the Peoria Chiefs shut out the Quad Cities River Bandits 3-0 in the first game of a Midwest League playoff series on Wednesday night at Dozer Park. The Bandits must win on Thursday night to extend their season.

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Bandits Finish Regular Season with Sweep

(Rich Guill)

September 3, 2018 6:09 PM ET

The Quad Cities River Bandits closed out the regular season with a low-scoring 2-1 victory over the Peoria Chiefs on Monday afternoon on Modern Woodmen Park. The victory completed a three-game sweep and allows the Bandits to enter the postseason on a five-game winning streak. The same two teams will begin a playoff series in Peoria on Wednesday night.

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Donato Named Midwest League Player of the Month for August

September 3, 2018 1:34 PM ET

Quad Cities River Bandits pitcher Chad Donato has been named the Midwest League Player of the Month for August. He is the first River Bandits player to win a monthly award this season. A Bandits pitcher was selected as the Midwest League Pitcher of the Week five times this season.

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Bandits Earn 80th Win in Walk-Off Fashion

(Rich Guill)

September 2, 2018 6:15 PM ET

The Quad Cities River Bandits secured their 80th win of the season when they walked off the Peoria Chiefs on Sunday afternoon 2-1 at Modern Woodmen Park. Alfredo Angarita beat the tag of catcher Julio Rodriguez on a bases loaded chopper to short from Marty Costes in the bottom of the ninth to score the winning run.

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