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NEW Ultimate Fan Packs Available Online, Youth and Adult Options Available

May 23, 2020

These days, too many surprises can be overwhelming…but a little mystery never hurt. Black Bears Ultimate Fan Packs – available online – are a great way to pair a little mystery with a guarantee you’ll receive something you love! Each pack includes mystery items like a New Era 5950 Fitted

Black Bears GM Matthew Drayer, "We miss you fans"

June 30, 2020

Black Bears Fans, While this outcome could’ve been anticipated for some time now, this is still a very difficult day for the Black Bears organization and our great fans! Today, minor league baseball throughout the country has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. For the first time since we

Black Bears will not play in 2020 as Minor League Baseball seasons are canceled

June 30, 2020

Minor League Baseball today announced that the 2020 season for all of its clubs, including the West Virginia Black Bears, has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 2020 season, which was scheduled to begin for the Black Bears on June 18th versus the Mahoning Valley Scrappers, was slated

Black Bears Fans - Grab Your Gear Online and Give Back! 

May 12, 2020

All online team store orders - 100% net proceeds benefit Mountaineer Food Bank Display your Black Bears gear with pride and contribute to the largest food bank in West Virginia with every order from the West Virginia Black Bears online team store!

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West Virginia Black Bears Offices Temporarily Close

March 13, 2020

Black Bears fans, Like you, we have been monitoring the coronavirus situation very closely and want to further communicate to you the following update from Monongalia County Ballpark. Effective starting Saturday, March 14, the West Virginia Black Bears front office, ticket office and Bears Den Gift Shop will remain closed

Jonathan Johnston Becomes Fifth Manager in Black Bears History

February 7, 2020

GRANVILLE, W.Va. - The Pittsburgh Pirates announced Wednesday the West Virginia Black Bears coaching staff for the 2020 season. The team will be led by manager Jonathan Johnston in his first year with the Pirates organization and as a professional baseball coach. Johnston is joined by pitching coach Bryan Hickerson

Black Bears Name the Next Racing Mascot Paisley

Paisley becomes the third racing mascot in the Julia's Pepperoni Roll Race
January 17, 2020

GRANVILLE, W.Va. - The West Virginia Black Bears announced the winner of the Name the Racing Mascot contest. After a month of voting, Par-baked Paisley, submitted by Jessica Wesolowsky, will become the next racing mascot in the Julia's Pepperoni Roll Race. "We're thrilled to announce the winner of the contest