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This Week’s Promo Preview

MLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill takes a look at the upcoming best promotions in affiliated ball for the week of August 27 – September 2, including “Weird Al(toona) Night” (Altoona Curve), “Live from Richmond…it’s Saturday Night!” (Richmond Flying Squirrels), and a “Reversible (Lakers and Clippers) Basketball Jersey Giveaway” (Lancaster JetHawks).  Read more here.

Lancaster JetHawks Reversable Basketball Jerseys

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Lookouts Offer Drive-Thru ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Today

Chattanooga_LookoutsPRESS RELEASE – On Tuesday, August 26, the Chattanooga Lookouts invite you to AT&T Field to complete your ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. From 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m, Looie the Lookout and the Lookouts’ staff will be on hand in the front of the stadium to assist you in completing your challenge. Fans who participate in the Drive-Thru Ice Bucket Challenge at the ballpark will Continue reading

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Mississippi Braves Break World Record

Mississippi Braves LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Salvation Army, in conjunction with the Mississippi Braves, succeeded in breaking a Guinness World Record Saturday at Trustmark Park. Upon entering the gates, fans were given a Salvation Army bell in which they had to ring at least five minutes while doing the “twist” immediately following the game. Continue reading

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‘Phinley’ Wins 2014 MiLB Mascot Mania

Clearwater Threshers Logo 2Phinley, the mascot for the Single-A Clearwater Threshers (Florida State League), took down 13 other league champions to become Minor League Baseball’s 2014 Mascot Mania champion.  Read more here.

Mascot Mania 2014

Clearwater Threshers Phinley

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This Week’s Promo Preview

MLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill takes a look at the upcoming best promotions in affiliated ball for the week of August 20 – August 26, including “Hunger Games Night” (Mahoning Valley Scrappers), “The InstaGrammys” (Durham Bulls), and “Frogstock 2014″ (Everett AquaSox).  Read more here.

Everett AquaSox Frogstock

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Indians Hold Harley-Davidson ‘Ride the Bases’ Charity Promo

Spokane Indians LogoThe Single-A Spokane Indians (Northwest League) on Sunday held their third-annual Lone Wolf Harley-Davidson “Ride the Bases” game day event benefiting the Rypien Foundation.  The team sported Harley-Davidson-themed jerseys that are currently being auctioned off for charity.  Learn more about the event here.

Ride the Bases charity event, Spokane Indians Facebook photo

Ride the Bases charity event, Spokane Indians Facebook photo

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Actor Jon Hamm Gets a Bobblehead

St. Louis Cardinals LogoThe St. Louis Cardinals on Monday honored actor Jon Hamm (Mad Men, Million Dollar Arm) with his own bobbhead during “John Hamm Night” at Busch Stadium.  Read more hereRead about the promo here.

St Louis Cardinals John Hamm Bobblehead

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