Category Archives: Awards & Recognition
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.
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
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.
Since 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/Promotion, Mascot, Act, Introductions, and Team Operations.