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Thunder to Host MLB Draft League Games from August 3-8

Bisons Return Home to Buffalo
July 19, 2021

(Trenton, NJ) – Following the announcement by the Toronto Blue Jays that the team will return to Canada beginning July 30th, the Trenton Thunder, presented by NJM Insurance Group, announced that the 2021 Triple-A season in Trenton will come to an end after our July 25th game against the Syracuse

(Trenton, NJ) – Following the announcement by the Toronto Blue Jays that the team will return to Canada beginning July 30th, the Trenton Thunder, presented by NJM Insurance Group, announced that the 2021 Triple-A season in Trenton will come to an end after our July 25th game against the Syracuse Mets. The Buffalo Bisons will return to upstate New York to continue their season.

“We were proud to be able to showcase the highest level of baseball in the state of New Jersey this summer,” said Jeff Hurley, Thunder General Manager and Chief Operating Officer. “Our fans and partners continued to support us this year and showed that no matter what team is playing in Trenton, the Thunder Entertainment Experience is better than ever.”

The MLB Draft League Thunder team will play at Trenton Thunder Ballpark for their last homestand from August 3rd-8th. Tuesday-Friday games will be played at 6:00 PM and Saturday and Sunday’s games will be at 1:00 PM.

Fans can take advantage of our Daily Specials Everyday August 3rd-8th!

  • Postgame Kids Run the Bases EVERY game, presented by Penn Medicine/CHOP
  • $1 Hot Dogs
  • $2 Case’s Pork Roll Sandwiches
  • $4 Founders Brewing Drafts / $5 19.2 oz cans
  • Beer Specials on Bud, Bud Light & Michelob Ultra
  • 1/2 Priced Wine
  • Kids Eat Free (Tuesday, August 3 only)
  • Sangria Sunday (Sunday, August 8 only)
  • Pregame Catch on the Field (Saturday, August 7 & Sunday, August 8)

Final August Homestand Promotions & Giveaways

  • Tuesday, August 3 (6:00 PM) – Thunder Baseball Giveaway (First 500 fans ages 5-13)
  • Wednesday, August 4 (6:00 PM) – MARVEL Black Panther Bobblehead, presented by Coca-Cola (First 1,000 fans ages 13+)
  • Thursday, August 5 (6:00 PM) – ARM & HAMMER Trucks (First 500 fans ages 13+) | Bring your dog to the ballpark
  • Friday, August 6 (6:00 PM) – Postgame Fireworks, presented by NJM Insurance Group
  • Saturday, August 7 (1:00 PM) – Mystery Bobblehead (First 500 fans ages 13+)
  • Sunday, August 8 (1:00 PM) – Thunder Baseball Giveaway (First 500 fans ages 5-13)

Season ticket holders and fans that have purchased tickets for August and September games will be contacted separately to review their options. Tickets for the August 3-8 series will go on sale Wednesday, July 21 at 10:00 AM. To purchase tickets, call (609)-394-3300, Opt 4 or visit trentonthunder.com.

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The Trenton Thunder have drawn over 10 million fans over 28 years and have won the three major awards that Minor League Baseball teams can win; the Johnson Trophy for the "Nation's Best Franchise" (2005), the Larry MacPhail Trophy for Outstanding Club Promotion (2003) and the Bob Frietas Award for Long-Term Success (1998, given by Baseball America). The team has given back over $7.5 million worth of goods, services, and monetary donations through Trenton Thunder Charities, under the Grand Slam We Care Foundation umbrella. The Thunder can be found online at trentonthunder.com, facebook.com/trentonthunder, twitter.com/trentonthunder, and on youtube.com/AATrentonThunder.