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August 2020

8/13/2020 - Flying Squirrels' July 4th celebration honored as MiLB's July Promotion of the Month

July 2020

7/6/2020 - Flying Squirrels to host Movies in the Outfield

7/2/2020 - Domino stepping down as Flying Squirrels' Chief Executive

June 2020

6/30/2020 - 2020 Flying Squirrels, MiLB season canceled

6/22/2020 - Flying Squirrels, Brown Distributing, CBS 6 looking to honor heroes on July 4

6/19/2020 - Flying Squirrels, City of Richmond, CBS 6 to present Fourth of July Fireworks Show

6/8/2020 - Flying Squirrels launching weekly radio show, podcast

May 2020

5/28/2020 - Flying Squirrels looking for All-Stars in the community

5/18/2020 - Flying Squirrels to offer ballpark food pick-up with 'Funnville Foodie Fridays'

April 2020

4/22/2020 - 'Opening Day' fundraisers, Flying Squirrels Charities to donate $40,000 to local COVID-19 relief

4/13/2020 - Flying Squirrels, Sports Radio 910 The Fan to host 'Bring it Home' fundraiser on Thursday

4/9/2020 - Parney to walk '500 Bases of Love' for COVID-19 relief on April 16

4/8/2020 - A message from the Flying Squirrels

March 2020

3/24/2020 - Flying Squirrels offer 'digital field trip' for Richmond-area students

3/12/2020 - Start of Richmond Flying Squirrels, MiLB season delayed indefinitely

3/3/2020 - Flying Squirrels' single-game tickets on sale at Nutzy's Block Party on Saturday

February 2020

2/27/2020 - Flying Squirrels reveal 2020 promotional schedule

2/21/2020 - "Field of Dreams'" Dwier Brown coming to The Diamond for Opening Night; Andruw Jones appearance rescheduled

January 2020

1/22/2020 - Former Braves star Andruw Jones coming to RVA for Flying Squirrels' Opening Night

1/21/2020 - Flying Squirrels, COTU reveal 'Richmond Rally Cap' as name for new beer

1/13/2020 - Alguacil returns as Flying Squirrels' manager in 2020

1/9/2020 - Chris Ray selected as recipient of 2020 Paul Keyes RBI Award

Daily media information notes will be posted here on game days.

Rosters and transactions will be posted here.

SEASON CREDENTIALS: Season credentials for the 2020 season will only be issued to legitimate news gathering organizations that cover the Flying Squirrels on a daily basis. The Flying Squirrels will contact media outlets on an individual basis regarding season-long credentials. Season credential requests can be submitted online through the Flying Squirrels media credential application form.

DAILEY CREDENTIALS: Daily credentials will be issued to individuals or organizations who do not qualify for season credentials, including freelance writers and weekly or monthly publications. Daily credentials will also be issued to radio and TV stations when the need arises for extra pre- or post-game personnel and to newspaper reporters providing extra coverage. The Flying Squirrels Communications Department should be notified within 24 hours in advance of the game or event in which daily credentials are being requested. Requests can be made online through the Flying Squirrels media credential application form at https://www.milb.com/richmond/team/media. Once approved, credentials will be available for pickup at the media will call window.

WEBSITES, BLOGGERS AND FREELANCERS: Bloggers, freelance writers and photographers may request daily credentials, which will reviewed on a case-by-case basis based on spacing, scheduling and the discretion of the Flying Squirrels Communications Department. Requests can be submitted online through the Flying Squirrels media credential application form at https://www.milb.com/richmond/team/media.

CREDENTIAL PICKUP: The Flying Squirrels will notify those qualifying for season credentials on an individual basis prior to the season regarding pickup. Daily credentials will only be available for pickup at the media will call window.

OTHER ACCEPTABLE CREDENTIALS: The Flying Squirrels will also honor credentials from the San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball and the Baseball Writers' Association of America.

PHOTOGRAPHERS: During games, photographers must work out of the photography wells adjacent to both dugouts. Specials requests should be directed to the Flying Squirrels Communications Department at least 24 hours in advance of game.

CLUBHOUSE POLICIES: In accordance with the regulations designed by the San Francisco Giants and Major League Baseball, both clubhouses will be open to credentialed media from 3 1/2 hours prior to game time until one hour prior to game time. Following the game, clubhouses will be closed for a period of ten minutes to allow the team ample time to return to the clubhouse. The clubhouse areas are closed when the teams are on the field, unless previously approved by the Flying Squirrels Communications Department. There will be no clubhouse access during rain delays or between games of a double-header.

PRESS BOX SPACE: The Flying Squirrels give preferred press box seating to the organizations that cover the team most frequently. If your media organization needs special accommodations, please contact the Flying Squirrels Communications Department at least 24 hours prior to the game or event.

PARKING: Media members holding season credentials are permitted to park their vehicles in the media parking area at The Diamond. Your credential will also serve as your parking pass to gain admission to the lot. Media is not permitted to park in the ballpark tunnel (under The Diamond) at any time.

INTERVIEW POLICY: The Flying Squirrels Communications Department is happy to assist members of the media with procuring interviews with Flying Squirrels players and coaching staff. Media members wishing to do an off-site interview or feature story must contact the Flying Squirrels Communications Department at least 48 hours prior to the requested interview time. Interview requests do not guarantee interview availability. No one will be permitted to interview starting pitchers prior to a game on the of their start. No exceptions.

FIELD ACCESS: Credentialed media with field access are permitted access to the field and dugout areas, but are not permitted to cross the foul lines, particularly during batting practice. Media must leave the field and dugout areas no later than 45 minutes prior game time. We kindly ask that all video and still photographers stay on the warning track when shooting during this time.

SOCIAL MEDIA/LIVE STREAMING: Media are not permitted to use cell phones, laptops or similar devices for Tweeting or other transmissions via social media in clubhouses, dugouts or the manager's office at any time. Digital photography, without the permission of the Flying Squirrels Communications Department, is prohibited in the clubhouse at all times. In accordance with Minor League Baseball rules, unauthorized live streaming of in-game action via social media or any other platform is prohibited.

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