A team of 24 former MLB players, including Roger Clemens and Chipper Jones, will compete against mostly summer collegiate teams in the National Baseball Congress World Series at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium in Wichita (KS) starting July 29. Read more here. Read press release here.
Category Archives: Conference & Events
PRESS RELEASE – The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball has announced that the 2017 Atlantic League All-Star Game will be hosted by the Somerset Patriots at TD Bank Ballpark. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – At a press conference in the Yankee Club and Conference Center on Monday afternoon the Thunder, Double-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, and the Eastern League announced that ARM & HAMMER Park will host the 2018 Eastern League All-Star Game. Continue reading
The World Baseball Softball Confederation will reportedly conduct an inspection next week of Yokohama Stadium as a possible venue for Olympic baseball and softball at the 2020 Games in Tokyo. The venue is home of the Yokohama DeNA BayStars (Nippon Professional Baseball). Read more and view photos here.
The owners of the West Michigan Whitecaps (Single-A, Midwest League) are working to determine the full capacity of Fifth Third Ballpark if the entire field were used for a concert, not just the infield as it has for past shows. The estimated 16,000 capacity or more could make the ballpark the largest venue in the region and open up a host opportunities for big name concerts. Read more here.
Reporting for USA Today Sports, BaseballParks.com’s Joe Mock gives a complete rundown of last night’s MLB game between the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins at the temporary ballpark built on Fort Bragg. Read more and view photos here.
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) July 4, 2016