PRESS RELEASE – The Coastal Plain League announced today that the 2013 All-Star Game will be hosted by the Peninsula Pilots on July 8 at War Memorial Stadium in Hampton, Virginia. This will mark the first-ever time the league’s marquee event has made its way into the beautiful state of Virginia. Continue reading
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PRESS RELEASE – Over the last three seasons, no Texas Collegiate League franchise has sent more players to the TCL All-Star Game than the East Texas Pump Jacks. This summer, Pump Jacks all-stars won’t have to travel very far for the event. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – General Manager Holly Jones is pleased to announce that the Yates Street Tap House will be the presenting partner of the 2013 West Coast League All-Star Game. The game will be held on July 23 on the HarbourCats home field at Royal Athletic Park. The HarbourCats are also excited to reveal the official 2013 WCL All-Star Game logo. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Laconia Muskrats are excited to announce the release of the logo for the 2013 New England Collegiate Baseball League All Star Game. The Muskrats will host the All Star Game on Sunday, July 21st at Robbie Mills Field. The All Star Game will begin at 5:30PM and be preceded by the NECBL Home Run Derby at 2PM. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Pittsburgh Pirates and Altoona Curve have extended their Player Development Contract (PDC) through the 2018 season, the two sides announced today prior to the Pirates-Curve Exhibition Game in Altoona. The announcement was made by Curve owner Bob Lozinak, Curve General Manager Rob Egan, Pirates President Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Washington Wild Things, presented by Washington Financial, are pleased to announce that CONSOL Energy Park in Washington, Pa has been selected to host the 2013 Frontier League All Star Game and Festivities July 15 – 18. The Frontier League consists of 14 professional baseball teams that hail from Washington, PA (furthest East) to St. Louis, MO (furthest West) to Marion Continue reading
The summer collegiate Laconia Muskrats (New England Collegiate Baseball League) will host the 2013 NECBL All-Star Game on July 21, 2013. As an interesting side note, you might recall that the Muskrats installed a 17 foot tall by 88 feet long replica of Fenway Park’s Green Monster at Robbie Mills Field last season. The second phase of the project to be completed before next season will include adding a viewing deck to the back of the wall. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – Victoria HarbourCats Owner John McLean and General Manager Holly Jones are pleased to announce that the City of Victoria and the Victoria HarbourCats have been awarded the 2013 West Coast League (WCL) All-Star Game. Continue reading
The Single-A Connecticut Tigers this morning unveiled the logo for the 2013 New York-Penn League All-Star Game, which the team is hosting at Dodd Stadium on Tuesday, August 13. To build intrigue, the Tigers shared parts of the logo with fans via the team’s Facebook page and Twitter over the past week.
PRESS RELEASE – In an unprecedented move, the Cape Cod Baseball League executive committee voted unanimously to hold the next three CCBL All-Star Games at pre-determined sites on Cape Cod. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The New Britain Rock Cats Baseball Club, the Double-A Eastern League Affiliate of the Minnesota Twins, has been awarded the Eastern League All-Star Game for 2013. The All-Star Game, which features the top players in the Eastern League from all 12 clubs as voted by fans, field managers and media, will take place on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at New Britain Stadium. The two-day Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Connecticut Tigers, in conjunction with the New York-Penn League, are proud to announce that the Tigers will host the 2013 New York-Penn League All-Star Game on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at Dodd Stadium in Norwich. There will be plenty of all-star festivities that will be announced over the course of the off-season leading into the 2013 calendar year. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Naturals have been awarded the honor of hosting the 2013 Texas League All-Star Game on July 25, 2013. Now that the date and location for the event are set the Naturals are proud to present the 2013 All-Star Game logo. The logo features their familiar dark red and blue colors and is reminiscent of the both the Naturals primary logo and the Arvest Ballpark logo. Continue reading
The summer collegiate Nashua Silver Knights will host the inaugural Futures Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Game tonight at Holman Stadium. View details here.
PRESS RELEASE – The best that the North and South Divisions have to offer will meet head-to-head in the 17th edition of the Northwoods League All-Star Game tonight at the “Duck Pond.” First pitch is scheduled for 7:35 pm. Continue reading
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig has apparently offered up the All-Star Game at Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs, as an incentive to the city to encourage a public-private partnership to update Wrigley à la Fenway Park. Improvements to Wrigley are pegged at $300 million, with an additional $200 million for the new “triangle building.” Estimated economic impact of the ASG to Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Victoria Generals of the Texas Collegiate League will host the 2012 TCL All-Star Game presented by the University of Houston-Victoria on Monday, July 9 at Riverside Stadium. It will be the second time in three years that Victoria has hosted the high-profile exhibition game. Continue reading
The non-profit Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine has put up an anti-hot dog billboard on I-435 near Kauffman Stadium, home of the Kansas City Royals, just in time for MLB’s 2012 All-Star Game. The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council is not pleased. Read more and view billboard here.
PRESS RELEASE – The 49th annual Midwest League All-Star Game will be played at Fifth Third Field in Dayton on June 18, 2013. The announcement was made jointly today by the Dayton Dragons and Midwest League President George Spelius. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The BlueClaws are proud to announce that the 2013 South Atlantic League All-Star Game, presented by Barnabas Health’s Community and Kimball Medical Centers, OceanFirst Bank, and Shore Point Distributing Company, is coming to FirstEnergy Park and the Jersey Shore in 2013. Continue reading
The 2012 South Atlantic League All-Star Game and festivities take place in Charleston, SC June 17 through June 19. The game is presented by General Dynamics Land Systems- Force Protection and the Charleston Restaurant Association. Tickets are on sale now for all of the events surrounding the All-Star Game. Call 843-723-7241 for more information or to order! Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – As part of the 53rd Annual South Atlantic League All-Star Game that is sponsored by General Dynamics – Force Protection Industries, Inc. and the Charleston Restaurant Association and being hosted by the Charleston RiverDogs. Continue reading
Joined by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon, and Mr. Met, MLB Commissioner Bud Selig made the official announcement Wednesday awarding the 2013 MLB All-Star Game to the New York Mets and Citi Field. Read more here. Thanks to John Cerone for the story.
PRESS RELEASE – The DuPage County Hounds Baseball Team, DuPage’s summer collegiate wood bat team, announced today that the Hounds would be hosting the league’s All-Star Game for the 2012 season. The Midwest Collegiate League All-Star Game will take place at 7pm on Wednesday, July 11 at the Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex, located in Lisle, IL. Gates for the All-Star Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Fans will get a sneak peek of the 2012 All-Stars as BB&T Ballpark will open early prior to the California League – Carolina League All-Star Game in Winston-Salem on June 19. Fans will have the opportunity to get autographs from the All-Stars and watch batting practice prior to the Home Run Derby and 16th annual Advanced-A Midsummer Classic. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The defending champion Harwich Mariners will host the 2012 Cape Cod Baseball League All-Star Game on Saturday, July 28, at Whitehouse Field. Harwich was chosen by vote of the Executive Committee during a special meeting here Thursday night. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Coastal Plain League announced today that the 2012 All-Star Game will be hosted by the Wilson Tobs on July 23, 2012 at Historic Fleming Stadium in Wilson, North Carolina. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Atlantic League has awarded the 2012 Atlantic League All Star Game to the Camden Riversharks. The game will occur on July 11, 2012 at 7:05 at Campbell’s Field. Preceding the All Star Game, and in conjunction with Ron Jaworski‘s, “Jaws Youth Playbook”, Campbell’s Field will host a celebrity softball game. Continue reading
The Minnesota Twins plan to submit a bid for the 2014 All-Star Game by the end of the year. The team also plans to spend $1.3 million in the off-season to spruce up barely-broken-in Target Field with “more photos and displays, new carpet and flooring, an improved wi-fi network and a revamped ballpark menu.” Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – The Texas League has officially announced that the Tulsa Drillers will host the 2012 U.S. Cellular Texas League All-Star Game at ONEOK Field. The game will feature the North Division All-Stars versus the South Division All-Stars and will be played on Thursday, June 28. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Tennessee Smokies released the logos for the 2012 Southern League All-Star Game on Thursday. The Midsummer Classic will feature some of the most talented prospects in minor league baseball and be held at Smokies Park on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers have been named host of the 2012 New York-Penn League All-Star Game. The game will be played in mid-August 2012 at Eastwood Field. Official date will be determined once the 2012 New York-Penn League schedule is released in the fall. The All-Star Game will feature the best prospects in an American League versus National League game Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Following the highly-heralded 2011 West Coast League All-Star Game in Corvallis, Oregon, the 2012 WCL All-Star Game will be held at Borleske Stadium in Walla Walla, Washington. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – With a record crowd expected at Historic Witter Field in Wisconsin Rapids this Monday, July 18th for the 2011 Marshfield Clinic Northwoods League All-Star Game, the Rafters have taken extra steps to ensure a great time had by all. Continue reading