Blue Crabs to Host 2013 Atlantic League All-Star Game

PRESS RELEASE – The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs have announced that Regency Furniture Stadium will host the 2013 Atlantic League All-Star Game. Some of professional baseball’s most accomplished stars, will descend upon Regency Furniture Stadium on July 10, 2013, as the Liberty Division and the Freedom Division matchup in the 2013 Atlantic League All-Star Game.

“It is truly an honor for the Blue Crabs and the Southern Maryland community to be hosting this event,” said Blue Crabs President Keith Lupton. “The All-Star Game and its festivities will be an extraordinary opportunity to showcase our region and Crustacean Nation.”

Next year’s event will mark the first time that Regency Furniture Stadium has hosted the Atlantic League All-Star Game. Additionally, the 2013 All-Star Game will be one of many events that will take place over the All-Star week period in Southern Maryland.

“The Blue Crabs are extremely proud of this opportunity to host the game,” said Blue Crabs General Manger Joel Seiden. “Planning has already begun and the front office is working tirelessly with our partners, community members, and the supporters of Crustacean Nation to make this a chance for our region as well as surrounding communities to experience all that Regency Furniture Stadium has to offer.”

Ticket availability for the 2013 All-Star Game and events will be announced at a later date. The Blue Crabs are planning an exclusive pre-sale for all plan holders, 14-game plans and up.

“Southern Maryland is one of the paramount organizations in the Atlantic League and we are extremely excited for the Blue Crabs to host the 2013 All-Star Game,” said Joe Klein, Executive Director of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.” It’s a great place for the players, coaches, staff, and fans to come to enjoy one of the best experiences in professional baseball.”

The mission of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball Clubs, Inc. is to bring a high level of professional baseball and affordable family entertainment to selected communities not presently being served by Major League or Minor League teams. The Atlantic League began playing in 1998.

The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs are a member of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, and play at Regency Furniture Stadium in Waldorf, Maryland. The franchise recently clinched an Atlantic League Playoff spot for the fourth consecutive year. Please call 301-638-9788 or visit http://www.somdbluecrabs.com for more information and to reserve your playoff tickets today!

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