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C.O. Brown Stadium Getting Improvements

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – CO Brown Stadium in Bailey Park, home of the Battle Creek Bombers, is set to receive new renovations this spring to precede the 2014 Bombers season. Continue reading

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Bombers Add Three New Faces to Front Office

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – With the start of the New Year, the Battle Creek Bombers are thrilled to announce three new additions to their front office. Kali Ackerman, Austin Babich, and Emily Rosencrants have all joined the Bombers staff for the 2014 season. Ackerman and Babich will share the title of Coordinator of Ticket Operations, while Rosencrants has been named the Bombers new Continue reading

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Bombers Announce Sturm as New AGM

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers are pleased to announce the recent hiring of Ryan Sturm as the team’s new Assistant General Manager. Continue reading

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Bombers Strikeout-Cancer Night to Celebrate Honorary BC Bomber Caitlyn Jackson, Jersey Unveiled

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers are saddened to announce the recent passing of one of our own – Caitlyn Jackson. Caitlyn was a beloved member of the Bombers family, and attended nearly every home game with the Jackson family, many of whom work for the franchise throughout the season. Continue reading

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Bombers Unveil 2013 Promotional Schedule

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers, members of the prestigious Northwoods League, unveiled their 2013 Promotional Schedule today, and announced that single-game tickets are now on sale for all 35 home games. Tickets may be purchased online at any time, are available by calling the Battle Creek Bombers at (269) 962-0735, or in person at the Bombers offices located at 189 Bridge Street, Continue reading

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Bombers Showcase ‘Twinkie Dog’ on Good Morning America

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkWe are not sure if this was luck, great marketing, or whatever, but hats off to the summer collegiate Battle Creek Bombers (Northwoods League) for securing a live appearance on ABC’s Good Morning America early this morning to showcase their new “Twinkie Dog.”  There are all kinds of new and creative food items introduced each year across the minor-league industry, but for some reason this one caught the eye of the right people.  Watch the GMA appearance here.

Battle Creek Bombers Twinkie Dog T-Shirts

Battle Creek Bombers Twinkie Dog T-Shirts

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Bombers Twinkie Dog to be Featured on Good Morning America, Team Officials Will Travel to NYC

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers and the Twinkie Dog have officially captured national headlines. To cap off an incredible week in Bombers history, this coming Friday morning the Bombers version of the Twinkie Dog will be featured on ABC’s Good Morning America. Continue reading

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Bombers Unveil New Signature Food Items

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – Beginning with the home opener on May 29th, the Battle Creek Bombers are pleased to offer fans a variety of new and unique food and beverage items, in addition to classic favorites. Continue reading

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Northwoods League Sole Bidder for Kalamazoo

Northwoods League Logo wo WordmarkAs we have discussed in the past, the summer collegiate Northwoods League has been eyeing the Kalamazoo (MI) market to compliment the circuit’s Battle Creek (MI) franchise.  It is now being reported that the city of Kalamazoo issued an RFP (request for proposal) to use Mayor’s Riverfront Park (formerly Homer Stryker Field), and Kalamazoo Baseball LLC representing the Northwoods League was Continue reading

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Iovieno Hired as Bombers Assistant General Manager

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers have named Anthony Iovieno as the franchise’s next Assistant General Manager. General Manager Brian Colopy made the announcement on behalf of the Bombers organization.  Colopy added, “Anthony brings a tremendous amount of experience and enthusiasm to our organization. He fits in perfectly to our plans Continue reading

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Bombers Announce 2012 Promotional Schedule

PRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers, members of the prestigious Northwoods League, released its 2012 Promotional Schedule today highlighted with six Firework shows, including Battle Creeks July 4th Fireworks display, three Thirsty Thursdays, six Souvenir Saturdays, including several commemorative 2011 Northwoods League Championship giveaways. Continue reading

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Bombers Ink Long-Term Lease Extension, League Targeting Kalamazoo (Updated Link)

The summer collegiate Battle Creek Bombers (Northwoods League) have agreed to a five-year lease extension with the city to continue using C.O. Brown Stadium until 2017, with an option for an additional five years.  Also, as we have discussed before, the Northwoods is targeting Kalamazoo for expansion and hopes to bring them into the fold for 2013.  Read more here.

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Bombers Unveil Championship Rings, Logo

The summer collegiate Battle Creek Bombers (Northwoods League) today unveiled the teams 2011 Northwoods League Championship rings and logo.  The rings, designed by Balfour, include the team’s logos, 47-26 record and slogan “Never Panic” as coined by Bombers field manager Donnie Scott. Continue reading

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Evans Promoted to Assistant GM

PRESS RELEASE – Fresh off of a Summer Collegiate World Series Championship, the Battle Creek Bombers have promoted Cory Evans to Assistant General Manager.  In his first year as the Director of Sales, Evans helped the Bombers to one of the largest turnarounds in Northwoods League history. Continue reading

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BC Bombers Unveil Promo Schedule

PRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers, a member of the prestigious Northwoods League, released its 2011 Promotional Schedule today highlighted with five Firework shows, eight Thirsty Thursdays, and eight Friday giveaways commemorating the Bombers 5th season in Battle Creek. Continue reading

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Bombers Unveil New Team Logos

PRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers unveiled new team logos and branding elements today, all of which bring together a fresh and edgier version of the teams logos of the past. Continue reading

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Former Pitcher Joins Bombers Front Office

PRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers add former player Dan Holcomb to their front office staff as a Corporate Sponsorship Manager.  Holcomb comes from Huntington University where he is completing his degree in management and marketing.  The Homer, Michigan native played for the Bombers from 2008-2010.  Holcomb was an integral part of the 2009 pitching Continue reading

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Bombers Promote Colopy to GM

PRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers are excited to announce that Bombers Assistant General Manager Brian Colopy will officially be promoted to the General Managers position effective immediately. Continue reading

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