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2020 Lake Monsters Field Staff Announced

Rick Magnante Replaces Aaron Nieckula as Manager
October 30, 2019

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Oakland Athletics Player Development Office have announced their Minor League field staffs for the 2020 season and the Vermont Lake Monsters are pleased to announce that its coaching staff will include manager Rick Magnante, pitching coach Carlos Chavez, hitting coach Francisco Santana and coach Anthony Phillips.

Lake Monsters Announce 2020 Schedule

Season opens June 18th at Centennial vs. Tri-City
August 30, 2019

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters will open next season on June 18, 2020 with the first of a six-game homestand and play nine of its first 12 contests at historic Centennial Field, the team announced today with the release of the entire 2020 New York-Penn League schedule.

Lake Monsters Receive 2019 Vincent McNamara Outstanding Club Award

October 15, 2019

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters are excited to announce that they have won the Vincent McNamara Outstanding Club Award, presented annually to a team in the New York-Penn League that best exemplifies the exceptional standards of the complete baseball franchise, including the following areas: contributions to the baseball

Jordan Diaz Wins Racine MVP Award

Diaz hit .264 with nine homers and league-best 47 RBI
September 8, 2019

BURLINGTON, VT --- Third baseman Jordan Diaz was named the 2019 Tom Racine MVP Award winner in voting by Vermont Lake Monsters fans, the New York-Penn League team and the Burlington Free Press announced.

Diaz and Martinez Selected For All-Star Game

Game is Wednesday August 21st at Staten Island
August 15, 2019

BURLINGTON, VT --- Third baseman Jordan Diaz and relief pitcher Jorge Martinez have been selected to represent the Vermont Lake Monsters in next week's New York-Penn League All-Star Game in Staten Island, New York, the league announced today with the release of the entire All-Star rosters.

Lake Monsters and Oakland Extend Player Development Contract Thru 2020 Season

Vermont has been the A's NY-Penn League affiliate since 2011
August 9, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT -- The Vermont Lake Monsters and Oakland Athletics are pleased to announce that the two teams have extended their Player Development Contract for the next two seasons through the year 2020, the New York-Penn and American League teams jointly announced today.

Vermont Lose 3-0 At Tri-City In Finale

Lake Monsters 2 hits, 1 walk, 15 strikeouts in 13th shutout loss
September 1, 2019

TROY, NY --- Peyton Battenfield and Blair Henley both struckout five over three innings as four Tri-City pitchers combined on a two-hit, one-walk, 15-strikeout shutout in a 3-0 ValleyCats victory over the Vermont Lake Monsters in New York-Penn League action Sunday evening at Bruno Stadium.

2019 Vermont Field Staff Announced

Nieckula returns for 5th season as Lake Monsters manager
November 7, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters are pleased to announce their field staff for the upcoming 2019 season, which includes Aaron Nieckula as manager for the fifth straight year and the return of 2011-13 skipper Rick Magnante as bench coach for the New York-Penn League affiliate of the Oakland

Lake Monsters Release 2019 Schedule

26th NYPL Season Begins June 14th At Centennial
October 1, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters will open its 26th year at historic Centennial Field on Friday June 14, 2019 when the Lake Monsters host the Tri-City ValleyCats, the single-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics announced with the release of its entire 2019 New York-Penn League schedule.

Kent Joins Lake Monsters Front Office Staff

Jeff Kent new Director of Marketing & In-Game Promotions
November 14, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters are excited to announce that Jeff Kent has joined the team's front office as the Director of Marketing and In Game Entertainment.A graduate of Syracuse University and originally from Essex Junction, Vermont, Jeff joins the Lake Monsters after spending the past six months

Lake Monsters Add Pair To Front Office Staff

Carlin and Nerber Promoted To Full-Time Ticket Positions
September 26, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters are pleased to announce two new additions to the team's front office staff with Hannah Carlin as the new Box Office & Team Operations Manager along with Philip Nerber as the new Ticket Sales & Operations Manager.

Front Office Duo League Award Winners

Kyle Bostwick and & Adam Matth Honored by NY-Penn League
October 5, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters would like to congratulate front office members Kyle Bostwick and Adam Matth, who were both recently named winners of 2018 New York-Penn League Awards.

Winter Warmer Event A Huge Success!!!

Raised $2,375 For Vermont Community Foundation
February 4, 2019

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters are pleased to announce that $2,375 was raised for Vermont Community Foundation during the January 26th Winter Warmer, which featured speakers from the world of baseball in an interactive audience format.

Vermont Wins Season Finale 9-6 Over Tri-City

Payton Squier and Jose Rivas homer in 9-run 1st inning Monday
September 3, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters closed out the 2018 New York-Penn League season by scoring nine runs in the bottom of the first inning and holding on for a 9-6 victory over the Stedler Division champion Tri-City ValleyCats Monday afternoon at historic Centennial Field.

Four Lake Monsters Named NYPL All-Stars

Bride, Mora, Squier and Withers Headed To All-Star Game
August 7, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- Four Vermont Lake Monsters have been named to participate in the 2018 New York-Penn League All-Star Game on Tuesday, August 14th at Medlar Field in State College, Pennsylvania, the league announced today with the release of the full All-Star Game rosters.

Vermont Holds Off Tri-City 2-1 On Sunday

Noah Vaughan solo homer as Lake Monsters clinch .500 record
September 2, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- Noah Vaughan had a solo homer for the game's first run in the fifth inning, while a trio of Lake Monster pitchers held the ValleyCats scoreless until the ninth inning before holding on for a 2-1 victory over Tri-City in New York-Penn League action Sunday evening at

Ticket Office Open/Promo Schedule Released

June 1, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters ticket office is now open for the 2018 season at historic Centennial Field as the team prepares for the start of their 25th New York-Penn League season in two weeks.Individual-game, mini-packages and season tickets, along with group and BBQ parties are all available

Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale June 2nd

Protective Netting Now Along Entire Seating Bowl
May 31, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- Single-game tickets for the upcoming Vermont Lake Monsters season go on sale starting this Saturday, June 2nd. Tickets can be purchased in person at the Centennial Field Ticket Office or by phone (802) 655-6611 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Saturday, along with 24/7 throughout the

Billy McKinney Promoted To NY Yankees

2013 Outfielder 101st Major League Monster all-time
March 30, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- The New York Yankees have purchased the contract of Triple-A outfielder Billy McKinney, making the 2013 Vermont outfielder the 101st former Lake Monsters player to reach the Major Leagues all-time.

Munoz 100th Major League Monster All-Time

2014 Infielder Yairo Munoz Joins St. Louis Cardinals
March 29, 2018

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters are proud to announce that by making today's opening day roster for the St. Louis Cardinals, 2014 Tom Racine MVP Award winner Yairo Muñoz has become the 100th former Lake Monsters player all-time to reach the Major Leagues.

2018 Vermont Field Staff Announced

Aaron Nieckula Returns for Fourth Season As Manager
December 5, 2017

BURLINGTON, VT --- The Vermont Lake Monsters are excited to announce the Field Staff for their 2018 season, including the return of Aaron Nieckula for his fourth season as manager of the New York-Penn League team affilated with the Oakland Athletics, who announced their full Minor League coaching staffs on

Lake Monsters Free Family Fun Fest November 18th

Free Family Fun Fest at Champlain Valley Exposition From 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
October 26, 2017

The Vermont Lake Monsters will be hosting their fifth annual FREE Family Fun Fest on Saturday, November 18th from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm in the Blue Ribbon Pavilion at the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction.