Category Archives: Awards & Recognition

Miami Stadium (aka Bobby Maduro Stadium) Gets Historical Marker

For thousands of kids who grew up in Miami (FL), going to the old Miami Stadium in the Allapattah neighborhood was a part of coming of age.  Read more here.  See GoFundMe page here.

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Nominees Unveiled for 2017 Creamer Awards, Best Logos of Year

As the year starts to wind down, it’s time for Chris Creamer‘s SportsLogos.net to take a look back and remember the best that happened in the world of sports logos over these past twelve months.  Read more here.

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Mariners Win ‘Green Glove Award’

For the first time in franchise history, the Seattle Mariners have been awarded Major League Baseball’s “Green Glove Award” in recognition of their recycling efforts at Safeco Field in 2017.  Read more here.

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Loons Groundskeeper Wins Mowing Patterns Award

PRESS RELEASE – Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) – the organization for 2,700 men and women professionals overseeing sports fields worldwide and critical to athlete safety – names Kelly Rensel, Head Groundskeeper at the Great Lakes Loons (Midland, Mich.), its fifth annual “Mowing Patterns Contest” winner. Continue reading

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Trenton’s 25th Season to Feature Thunderful Giveaways

The Trenton Thunder (Double-A, Eastern League) have revealed the first wave of giveaways and promotions for the 25th Season of Thunder baseball at Arm & Hammer Park.  Read more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.

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Gameops.com Announces ‘Best of Awards’

Gameops.com GSince 2001, the Gameops.com Best of Awards have been awarded for excellence in sports team game operations and entertainment.  The Daytona Tortugas (Single-A, Florida State League) and Columbia Fireflies (Single-A, South Atlantic League) scored big by winning the “Best Game Promotion” category with “Bob Ross Night” and the “Total Eclipse Game,” respectively.  Read more here.  Other categories include Entertainment Group, Contest/PromotionMascot, Act, Introductions, and Team Operations.

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Crushers to Celebrate 10th Anniversary in 2018, Unveil Logo

PRESS RELEASE – The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, will be celebrating their 10th season during the upcoming 2018 campaign! To kick off the season-long celebration, the team has unveiled a new 10th season commemorative logo that will be used throughout the season. Continue reading

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