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Tonight's Game Has Been Postponed (06/04)

June 4, 2021

WILMINGTON, DE – Tonight’s game against the Hudson Valley Renegades has been postponed due to field conditions. The game will be made-up when the Hudson Valley Renegades return to Wilmington July 13, 2021 through July 18, 2021. Fans with tickets dated for tonight’s rainout are asked to exchange them for

Tonight's Game Has Been Postponed (06/03)

June 3, 2021

WILMINGTON, DE – Tonight’s game against the Hudson Valley Renegades has been postponed due to rain. The game will be made-up as a part of a single-admission double header scheduled for Saturday, June 5. Both games will be 7 innings. Fans with tickets dated for tonight’s rainout are asked to

Judy Johnson Field At Daniel S. Frawley Stadium Capacity Update

Frawley Stadium Will Now Operate At Full Capacity
May 24, 2021

The Blue Rocks announced on Monday that, consistent with Delaware state regulations, Judy Johnson field at Daniel S. Frawley Stadium will now operate at full capacity. The increased capacity will take effect beginning on June 1, when the Blue Rocks return home for a six-game series against the Hudson Valley

Washington Nationals Release Blue Rocks 2021 Roster

Team Features 11 of the Nationals’ Top-30 Prospects
May 3, 2021

Wilmington, DE -- The Washington Nationals released their 2021 minor league rosters on Monday. In their first year as a Nationals affiliate, the Blue Rocks team consists of 11 top-30 prospects, according to MLB.com.

Blue Rocks Partner With Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM For Game Broadcasts

Broadcasts To Be Handled Exclusively By Rowan University Students
April 28, 2021

WILMINGTON, DE – The Wilmington Blue Rocks are pleased to announce an expansion to the partnership with Rowan University and Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM for the 2021 season. As part of a collaborative educational effort between the team and the university, Rowan students will exclusively handle all aspects of the

Blue Rocks Announce 2021 Promotional Schedule

Bobbleheads, Fireworks, Day Of The Week Promotions Highlight Blue Rocks Return To The Field
April 15, 2021

WILMINGTON, DE – On Tuesday, May 4th, Frawley Stadium will open its gates for Opening Night – more than 600 days since Blue Rocks baseball was last played on The Riverfront. Earlier this month, the Blue Rocks were granted approval to allow fans into the ballpark at a limited capacity

Blue Rocks Announce Capacity and Individual Tickets on Sale Date

Blue Rocks Granted Approval To Allow Fans Into The Stadium For The 2021 Season
April 1, 2021

WILMINGTON, DE - After extensive planning with state and local officials, the Blue Rocks have been granted approval to welcome fans back to Judy Johnson Field at Daniel S. Frawley Stadium for the 2021 season. In an abundance of caution, the Blue Rocks will open the season at 25% capacity.

Blue Rocks Announce Game Times For 2021 Season

New Start Times For Tuesday-Thursday Games On The Riverfront
March 16, 2021

Wilmington, DE - The Wilmington Blue Rocks unveiled their first pitch times for home games during the 2021 season on Tuesday. Changed for the upcoming season is the start time for Tuesday-through-Thursday games. Contests played on these days will now feature a new 7:05 p.m. first pitch. Start times for

Nationals Announce Rocks' 2021 Field Staff

Veteran Skipper Tommy Shields Becomes Wilmington's 18th Manager
February 19, 2021

Wilmington, DE – The Washington Nationals have announced their minor league managers, coaches and coordinators for this season. On the heels of the 2021 schedule release, the Blue Rocks are excited to welcome Tommy Shields to Wilmington for the upcoming season. Shields, entering his seventh season with the Nationals, will

Blue Rocks Release 2021 Season Schedule

New League, Opponents Highlight Blue Rocks' Return to The Diamond
February 18, 2021

Wilmington, DE – Major League Baseball (MLB) has today announced the release of the 2021 Minor League Baseball (MiLB) schedule. The announcement comes just days after the new MiLB structure was unveiled late last week, which included the Blue Rocks signing a 10-year professional development license with the Washington Nationals.

Blue Rocks Officially Accept Washington Nationals' Affiliation Invitation

Washington becomes just the third Major League affiliate in team’s 28-year history
February 12, 2021

Wilmington, DE – The Wilmington Blue Rocks have officially become the High-A affiliate of the Washington Nationals after signing a 10-year Professional Development License (PDL). This agreement will keep Washington Nationals baseball in Wilmington through 2030.

Vince Bulik Named Blue Rocks New General Manager

Becomes Team’s Third General Manager in 28-Year History
January 5, 2021

Wilmington, DE – The Wilmington Blue Rocks, new Advanced-A affiliate of the Washington Nationals, today announced Vince Bulik as the team’s new general manager. Bulik most recently led ticket operations for New York Yankees’ Triple-A affiliate, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. He previously held management positions for the Baltimore Orioles’ minor league

Washington Nationals Extend Affiliation Invitation To Blue Rocks

December 9, 2020

Washington, D.C. – The Washington Nationals have invited the following four organizations to become Minor League affiliates in Major League Baseball’s new player development structure, pending acceptance of the invitation. Those affiliates are as follows:

Blue Rocks Well-Represented In 2020 MLB Postseason

Eighteen Former Rocks Feature As Players Or Coaches For Postseason Teams
September 29, 2020

Wilmington, DE – The 2020 Major League Baseball postseason is here, and there are plenty of former Blue Rocks to root for in the upcoming playoffs. Of the 16 MLB teams in the postseason, 18 former players represent the Rocks as a member of a 40-man roster, or as a

Blue Rocks a Finalist For Minor League Baseball Golden Bobblehead

Community Program Lead By Blue Rocks Outfielder And Wilmington Native A Success
September 3, 2020

Wilmington, DE – A first-time community program led by Blue Rocks outfielder Tyler Hill has been selected as a finalist for Minor League Baseball’s ‘Golden Bobblehead Awards.’ The announcement comes amidst an emotional time for the Minor League Baseball industry, as the 2020 season was ultimately canceled in June because

Movie Nights Make Their Return to Frawley Stadium

Blue Rocks, Light Action Productions and Bank of America Partner for Six More Events
August 11, 2020

Wilmington, DE – On the heels of two sold-out movie nights in July, The Wilmington Blue Rocks and Light Action Productions are announcing six more events in August. Movie Nights at Frawley Stadium, presented by Bank of America, will be back with three shows beginning Friday, August 21st through Sunday,

Frawley Stadium to Host Outdoor Summer Movie Series

Blue Rocks, Bank of America and Light Action Productions Partner for Socially Distant Movie Nights
July 10, 2020

Wilmington, DE – Frawley Stadium will be back in action beginning on July 24th and 25th to kick off the Wilmington Blue Rocks' brand-new "Movie Nights at Frawley Stadium" summer movie series, presented by Bank of America and powered by Light Action Productions. Fans will be treated to a screening

Blue Rocks and Blue Coats Joint Campaign Raises $6,500

Teams Held T-Shirt Fundraiser Benefiting ChristianaCare and Nemours
July 1, 2020

Wilmington, DE – The Wilmington Blue Rocks and Delaware Blue Coats are proud to announce that their joint fundraiser generated $6,500 for ChristianaCare and Nemours Children’s Health System.

2020 Blue Rocks Season Canceled

Blue Rocks Will Host Public Events Once Safely Deemed To Do So
June 30, 2020

Wilmington, DE – On the heels of Major League Baseball’s (MLB) decision this past spring to suspend the Professional Baseball Agreement with Minor League Baseball, MLB has elected not to send players to its affiliated minor-league teams. As such, there will be no professional affiliated Minor League Baseball in the

Wilmington Blue Rocks 2020 Season Cancellation FAQs

June 30, 2020

On Tuesday, June 30, Minor League Baseball (MiLB) announced that the 2020 season would be canceled as a result of Major League Baseball (MLB) declaring that they would not be providing players to MiLB affiliates for the 2020 season. As such, all Minor League Baseball teams - including the Wilmington

Flashback: 2002 Carolina / California All-Star Game

Pitchers Combine For 25 Strikeouts As Game Ends With Honors Even After 10 Innings
June 18, 2020

Wilmington, DE – On the much-anticipated night of June 18, 2002, the City of Wilmington, the Wilmington Blue Rocks and Frawley Stadium had the Advanced-A spotlight shining down on them as they proudly hosted the 2002 California-Carolina League All-Star Game.

Flashback: 2014 Carolina / California All-Star Game

Reds prospects Lively, Waldrop shine at All-Star Game, get promoted
June 17, 2014

Wilmington, DE – Bakersfield teammates Kyle Waldrop and Ben Lively are moving up in the world, going to Cincinnati's Double-A affiliate in Pensacola in the second half. And they ended their California League stints in fine form Tuesday night.

Brandywine Valley SPCA To Host Second Drive-thru Pet Food Pantry at Frawley Stadium

June 3, 2020

Wilmington, DE – The Brandywine Valley SPCA (BVSPCA) has teamed up with Terra Technical Services again to hold a second drive-thru pet food pantry at Frawley Stadium to help families financially impacted by COVID-19.

My Blue Rocks Memory: Clinching a Trip to the Mills Cup Final

A Season Full of Memories Had One Stand Out Most
May 29, 2020

Wilmington, DE – As we longingly await the return of Blue Rocks baseball, the team's front office and its fans will be sharing some of their favorite memories from Frawley Stadium.

My Blue Rocks Memory: Accidentally Taunting the Home Manager

Mike Diodati Recalls a Time When the Wrong Song Played at the Worst Moment
May 13, 2020

Wilmington, DE – As we longingly await the return of Blue Rocks baseball, the team's front office and its fans will be sharing some of their favorite memories from Frawley Stadium.