PRESS RELEASE – The Dunedin Blue Jays will welcome the beginning of the college football season with College Football Kickoff Night at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium on Monday, August 31st when the D-Jays host the Tampa Yankees. The first pitch is scheduled for 6:30PM. Continue reading
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Filling in for Benjamin Hill, MiLB.com contributor Tyler Maun takes a look at the upcoming best promotions in affiliated ball for the week of August 26 – September 1, including “Australia Night” with special Aussie-themed jerseys (West Michigan Whitecaps), “Turn Back the Clock Day” with throwback unis (Great Lakes Loons), and a “007 – Baseball Diamonds are Forever” theme night. (Fort Wayne TinCaps). Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – Grab your flannel, skinny jeans and a $3 Pabst Blue Ribbon tall boy and join the Eugene Emeralds on Thursday, Aug. 27 for Portlandia Night at PK Park. The Chicago Cubs’ single-A affiliate will don special uniforms – “flannel” tops and “skinny jean” pants – inspired by the weirdest city and show in the nation in a game against Spokane. Continue reading
As part of Hope Week, the Charleston RiverDogs (Single-A, South Atlantic League) gave away Bobble Boobs Saturday night to raise awareness about breast cancer. Read more here.
— Luke Reasoner (@lukereasoner) August 23, 2015
The Hillsboro Hops (Single-A, Northwest League) are celebrating “Portland Mavericks Night” Thursday. Mavericks players will be recognized in a pre-game ceremony. Hops players will wear custom-made throwback Mavericks uniforms which will be auctioned during the game. Learn more about the “The Battered Bastards of Baseball” here. Watch documentary on Netflix here.