PRESS RELEASE – The Lowell Spinners, short season affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, will be hosting the “Tom Brady Birthday Bash” on Wednesday, August 3rd to celebrate to birthday of Lowell’s favorite quarterback, Tom Brady. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Since the release of Pokémon Go in early July, Avista Stadium has been rife with Onix in the outfield, Magnemites on the mound, Pidgeys in the press box, and Digletts under the dugout. Naturally, this got the front office of the Spokane Indians thinking about which Pokémon would make up the best baseball team and the rest, as they say, is history. Continue reading
In case you missed it, the Potomac Nationals (Single-A, Carolina League) held “Halfway to Festivus Night” this past Saturday with a Frank Costanza bobblehead giveaway, special jerseys and more. View photo gallery here.
The Turner Field area — now a stretch dominated by a stadium and parking lots — could be a denser more walkable community with a street grid much like what was lost decades ago through development of two stadiums and freeways. Read more here. View draft Turner Field Stadium Neighborhoods Livable Centers Initiative here.
A contingent of Fayetteville (NC) city and county officials are scheduled this week to tour brand new Sprint Communications Park, home of the Columbia Fireflies (Single-A, South Atlantic League) in Columbia (SC). Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – The Lake Erie Crushers have announced that they are accepting bids for a new stadium naming rights partner. The Crushers will immediately initiate scheduling appointments with those parties interested in putting their name on the ballpark, located along Interstate-90 in Avon, Ohio. Continue reading