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Entertainment District Next to TD Ameritrade Park One Step Closer to Reality

An entertainment district right next to TD Ameritrade Park, home of the College World Series, is one step closer from happening.  The Omaha (NE) city council approved an agreement with MECA establishing development guidelines, which will regulate just how the city moves ahead with the project at Lot B downtown.  Read more here.

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Jackrabbits Host ‘JAX 500’ Night

The Kokomo Jackrabbits (Summer Collegiate, Prospect League), will host JAX 500 night on Saturday, June 23.  The team will wear special racing jerseys, and fans will receive a checkered flag as they enter the stadium.

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Shorebirds to Change Name to ‘Delmarva Scrapple’ for One Game

PRESS RELEASE – The Delmarva Shorebirds will honor scrapple and play as the Delmarva Scrapple during their game on Saturday, August 18th against the Kannapolis Intimidators. Scrapple is a breakfast meat that is extremely popular on the Delmarva Peninsula and in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Whether you enjoy your scrapple thin and crispy or thick and mushy, on an egg and cheese sandwich, with ketchup, grape jelly, or with maple syrup, this celebration is for you.

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Saints to Honor Building-Scaling Raccoon

PRESS RELEASE – She was one of us and the world wrapped their arms around our #MPRRaccoon.  Not all heroes wear capes and ours climbed her way into the hearts of many, along with one of the highest buildings in Saint Paul.  While many consider Minnesota a state you flyover to get to your destination, our hero proved this was an area she didn’t want to leave.  She has now been returned safely into the wild, but her story will live forever and the St. Paul Saints plan on honoring the greatest raccoon known to man, since perhaps Rocket Raccoon, as they change their name for a day.

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Tortugas Announce Big SHELLbowski Night

PRESS RELEASE – The Daytona Tortugas announce their Big SHELLbowski Night for Saturday, July 14th, when Daytona takes on the Bradenton Maruaders at Radiology Associates Field at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. The Tortugas will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of the cult classic film with the best bobblehead of the year and the biggest party of the summer. Well, that’s like, our opinion, man.

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BlueClaws to Host Grateful Dead Night

The Lakewood BlueClaws (Single-A, South Atlantic League), will host Grateful Dead Night on Saturday, June 16th.  The team will sport special jerseys.  Splintered Sunlight will play live in the Biergarten from 5 pm – 7 pm as part of the Founders Brewing Summer Concert Series.  Learn more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the heads up.

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Extended-Bill Cap Highlights Fightins Sandlot Celebration

The Reading Fightin Phils (Double-A, Eastern League) will celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Sandlot movie on July 1 with special uniforms and a replica of that goofy, extended-bill cap worn by Scotty Smalls.   Fans can stick around the ballpark after the final out for a post-game showing of the movie.

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