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Muckdogs Still For Sale

Batavia Muckdogs LogoRochester Red Wings New Primary LogoThere is really nothing new here, but the Single-A Batavia Muckdogs (New York-Penn League) will still be operated by the owner of the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings (International League) during the 2015 season, and the team is still for sale.  As you recall, even though the operator is eating annual financial losses, they will profit handsomely when the Muckdogs are eventually sold based on a deal struck in 2008.  Read more here.

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Frontier Field (Rochester, NY)

Rochester Red Wings New Primary LogoMiLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill recently visited Frontier Field, home of the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings (International League).  Read more and view photos here.

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Red Wings, Twins Extend PDC

Rochester Red Wings New Primary LogoMinnesota Twins LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Rochester Red Wings and Minnesota Twins have announced a two-year extension of their Player Development Contract, maintaining the two clubs’ affiliation through at least the 2016 season. The announcement was made by Twins Executive Vice President and General Manager Terry Ryan, Red Continue reading

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Red Wings Seeking State Funds for Frontier Field Upgrades

Rochester Red Wings New Primary LogoMonroe County and the Rochester Red Wings are seeking $4.5 million from the state for a $7.5 million makeover of Frontier Field, which could include a baseball museum in the old firehouse, installing a new field, revamping the concourse and suites and improving the front gate entrance.  Read more here.

Rochester Red Wings Frontier Upgrades Rendering

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Red Wings to Install New RF Videoboard

Rochester Red Wings New Primary LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Rochester Red Wings have announced plans to install a brand-new, full color, LED video board in right field replacing the board that has been there since Frontier Field’s inaugural season in 1997. The new video board, designed and manufactured by Daktronics, will be up and running for Opening Day at Frontier Field on April 5. Continue reading

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Man Builds Impressive Replica Model of Frontier Field

Rochester Red Wings New Primary LogoMark MacEwan, who has only been working in architecture for a year, has constructed a pretty sweet to-scale model of Frontier Field, home of the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings (International League), which is on display at the ballpark.  Read more hereRead press release hereView photo gallery here.

Mark MacEwan with model, Red Wings photo

Mark MacEwan with Frontier Field model, Red Wings photo

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Outdoor Hockey at Rochester’s Frontier Field

Rochester Red Wings New Primary LogoThe Triple-A Rochester Red Wings (International League) and Frontier Field began hosting outdoor hockey with the Rochester Americans vs. Lake Erie Monsters (AHL) on Friday, Dec. 13.  A full slate of other games and events will take place at the facility through Sunday, Dec. 21.  Read more here.  View photos here and here.

Rochester Red Wings Frozen Frontier Logo

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