PRESS RELEASE – The Pelicans are pleased to unveil the new logo for the 2010 California vs. Carolina League All Star Game. The game, which will be held on Tuesday, June 22 at 7:05 p.m., will be surrounded by two days of activities both at the ballpark and featured attractions along the Grand Strand.
The 2010 Midsummer Classic in Myrtle Beach will mark the second consecutive All-Star Game on the Carolina League cycle which the Pelicans will be hosting. The club hosted the 2008 Carolina League-California League All-Star Game, which was regarded as one of the best in event history. A crowd of 6,599, which remains tied for the largest in BB&T Coastal Field history, packed the ballpark for the 2008 event, featured numerous top Major League prospects, including current big leaguers Pablo Sandoval (San Francisco Giants) and Matt Wieters (Baltimore Orioles).
Tickets are now on sale for the All Star Game and can be purchased by calling 843-918-6000, visiting the Pelicans Box Office, or online at www.MyrtleBeachPelicans.com. As part of the logo reveal, the Pelicans also released All Star Game Merchandise just in time for the holiday season. Apparel can be purchased at the Pelicans Pro Shop, Monday through Friday from 10 AM to 5 PM. The Pro Shop will also be open this Friday, December 5th, as part of the Pelicans Open House.
The Holiday Open House will be from 10 AM to 12:30 PM and feature ballpark tours, refreshments, and other fun activities. We will also be collecting toys as well as new socks, underwear, and pajamas for Fostering Hope. Splash and Deuce will be on hand so be sure to stop by and say hello!
For more information, call the Pelicans front office at 843-918-6002 or visit us online at www.MyrtleBeachPelicans.com