On Saturday, July 15th, the Charlotte Knights (Triple-A, International League) will take the field for their 7:05 p.m. game at BB&T Ballpark against the Gwinnett Braves as a “brand” new team — the Charlotte Pitmasters. Read more here.
Category Archives: Food & Beverage
Denmark-based Mikkeller will open up a 4,000 square-foot brewery and 60-tap bar-restaurant and beer shop at the New York Mets’ Citi Field this fall. The brewery, Mikkeller NYC, will be the company’s first East Coast location and 32nd location worldwide. Read more here. Thanks to John Cerone for the heads up.
As ballparks across the U.S. celebrate the Fourth of July, let’s let SI.com contributor Jon Taylor take us on another food journey to look at the best and weirdest concession items across all 30 MLB stadiums. Read more and view photos here.
PRESS RELEASE – Opening Day in the Northwoods League will feature the introduction of a new craft beer to baseball fans and beer drinkers in the Midwest. Five Tool ale, an American cream ale, is the Custom Beer of the Northwoods League and was developed specifically for the League through an agreement between K181 Enterprises, Inc., a Rochester, Minn. company, and Rustic Road Brewing Co. out of Kenosha, Wis. Continue reading
The Chicago Cubs are calling in a new lineup that will serve up more than just peanuts and Cracker Jack. To lead their Chef Series for the next three months, the team is bringing in some of Chicago’s best chefs to serve gourmet, ballpark-inspired dishes at Wrigley Field. Read more here.
The planned Rosemont (IL) minor league baseball franchise expected to play ball next year has hired Professional Sports Catering LLC as its as its food and beverage vendor. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – The Potomac Nationals are excited to announce a one-of-a-kind Super Saturday Pfitzgiving celebration on Saturday, May 13th to spotlight the halfway mark to Thanksgiving at Pfitzner Stadium as the P-Nats take on the Salem Red Sox (Boston) at 6:35pm. Continue reading