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A ‘Tribute to Springfield’ in Fresno

The Fresno Grizzlies (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) will pay tribute to Springfield on Thursday, June 29, by sporting special Simpsons jerseys, as the team takes on the rival Albuquerque Isotopes.  See schedule here.

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Isotopes to Become ‘Green Chile Cheeseburgers’ for One Night

PRESS RELEASE – In what will surely be the hottest promotion in the history of the franchise, the Albuquerque Isotopes will embrace one of the most special things about being a New Mexican. With respect to one of the iconic culinary customs of New Mexico, on June 16, for one night only, the Albuquerque Isotopes will become the Albuquerque Green Chile Cheeseburgers. Continue reading

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Isotopes Unveil 2017 Promo Schedule

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Albuquerque Isotopes have unveiled their highly anticipated 2017 promotional schedule. The upcoming season is jam-packed with 12 Fireworks shows and 23 giveaways including replica jerseys, hats, beer steins, bobbleheads and much more. Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Isotopes Park (Albuquerque, NM)

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoGraham Knight from BaseballPilgrimages.com has just posted a review of his ballpark visit to Isotopes Park, the home of the Albuquerque Isotopes (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League).  Read more and view photos here.

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Isotopes Unveil New Alternate Jersey & Logo

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Albuquerque Isotopes, known for being progressive and innovative with uniform designs over the years, have introduced a new alternate logo, which will be featured on a brand new special jersey to be worn during Friday home games. Continue reading

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Isotopes Release 2015 Promotional Schedule

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Albuquerque Isotopes unveiled their highly anticipated 2015 promotional schedule today. The upcoming season is packed with 13 Fireworks shows and 22 giveaways including replica jerseys, hats, beer steins, mini bats and much more. Continue reading

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Isotopes, Rockies Agree To Four-Year Player Development Contract

Colorado Rockies LogoAlbuquerque Isotopes LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Albuquerque Isotopes announced today they have entered into a four-year Player Development Contract with the Colorado Rockies. The two clubs announced the working agreement at a press conference held this afternoon at Isotopes Park. Continue reading

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Isotopes Still Capitalizing on ‘The Simpsons’

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoMiLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill takes a look at the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes (Pacific Coast League), as the franchise continues to thrive on The Simpsons connection.  Read more here.

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Isotopes Park Named 2013 Field of the Year

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Sports Turf Managers Association announced today that Isotopes Park has been named the winner for the 2013 Field of the Year in all of professional baseball. The organization’s Field of the Year Award has been given since 1992 to members who manage baseball fields at the professional level. Continue reading

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Isotopes Set All-Time Single-Game Attendance Record

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoPRESS RELEASE – A franchise-record 16,229 fans flocked to Isotopes Park this evening, establishing a new mark for single-game attendance. Continue reading

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Albuquerque Offers Lessons for New Owners of 51s?

Las Vegas 51s LogoAlbuquerque Isotopes LogoLas Vegas Review-Journal reporter Alan Snel takes a look at the revival of professional baseball in Albuquerque  (NM) with the success of the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes (Pacific Coast League) and suggests the situation there offers lessons for the new owners of the Triple-A Las Vegas 51s (Pacific Coast League).  Read more here.

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This Week’s Promo Preview

MLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill takes a look at the upcoming best promotions in affiliated ball for the week of May 1 – 7, including “Hipster Night” (West Michigan Whitecaps), a “Cinco de Mayo Celebration” with free tortillas for 3,000 and Latin jersey-wearing Isotopes (Albuquerque Isotopes),  and a “Mayfly Umbrella Giveaway” to protect fans from falling bug corpses (Harrisburg Senators).  Read more here.

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‘Topes Fans Consume Over 17,000 Hot Dogs in One Night

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoPRESS RELEASE – Albuquerque Isotopes fans hungry for hot dogs flocked to Isotopes Park to take advantage of the team’s popular 50-cent Hot Dog Night promotion, the first of this season. A total of 17,071 hot dogs were consumed on Monday night as fans watched the Topes host the Redbirds to open an eight-game homestand. Continue reading

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Isotopes Unveil Humidor for Baseballs

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoAt the request of the parent Los Angeles Dodgers, the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes (Pacific Coast League) have installed a humidor at Isotopes Park in which to store the team’s baseballs.  Because of the high altitude and dry climate at the ballpark, balls travel farther off the bat than they would at sea level.  Read more and view photo here.

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Josh Suchon Named New ‘Voice’ of Isotopes

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoPRESS RELEASE – Josh Suchon (pronounced “sue-shawn”) has been hired as the Albuquerque Isotopes’ Radio Broadcaster, the Triple-A partner of the Los Angeles Dodgers announced today. The co-host of Dodgers Talk radio show on the Dodgers Radio Network from 2008-2011 will become the third play-by-play broadcaster in Isotopes history when he steps in the booth this season. Continue reading

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Broadcaster Leaves Isotopes for Lobos

Albuquerque Isotopes LogoNew Mexico Lobos Logo 2Broadcaster Robert Portnoy has left the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes (Pacific Coast League) for ESPN Radio 101.7 The TEAM to call baseball games for the New Mexico University Lobos.  Portnoy was the radio voice of the Isotopes for the past seven seasons.  Read more here.

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Orbit vs. Orbit

With all the hoopla surrounding the unveiling of the Houston Astros’ new look yesterday, we forgot to mention that the ownership also introduced “Orbit,” the team’s new mascot.  Unfortunately, from our perspective, Houston’s Orbit pales in comparison to Mascot Mania champ “Orbit” from the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes (Pacific Coast League).  You make the call:

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Orbit to Show Off Mascot Mania Championship Belt

PRESS RELEASE – In celebration for winning Minor League Baseball’s Mascot Mania earlier this season, the Albuquerque Isotopes’ loveable mascot Orbit will be presented with his Mascot Mania Championship Belt when the Isotopes are back home for their regular-season ending homestand on Friday, August 31.

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Green Chile Pepper Bobblehead Giveaway Tonight in Albuquerque

The Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes (Pacific Coast League) are giving away a Green Chile Pepper bobblehead tonight.  G’Chile is one of the four characters competing in the Isotopes’ Chile Pepper Race each game.  Watch video of race here.  GO TACO!

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Isotopes Retro Night, Mustard Yellow Jerseys, Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Tonight

The Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes (Pacific Coast League) pay homage to the legendary Albuquerque Dukes tonight with their annual Dukes Retro Night. Continue reading

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Comparing the Triple-A Stadium Deals

As El Paso takes steps to bring Triple-A baseball to downtown, ABC-7 compares the terms of the city’s proposed stadium deal with ballpark agreements in Albuquerque (NM) and Reno (NV).  The Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes (Pacific Coast League) pay out a whopping $1.6 to $2 million each year to their host city, but El Paso Deputy City Manger Bill Studer doesn’t believe that’s feasible for El Paso.  Read more here.

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Isotopes Reveal 2012 Promo Schedule

PRESS RELEASE – The Albuquerque Isotopes have unveiled their highly anticipated 2012 promotions schedule which is once again packed with great giveaways, exciting entertainment, and a whopping total of 13 fireworks shows. Continue reading

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‘Topes, Dodgers Extend PDC

PRESS RELEASE – The Los Angeles Dodgers and Albuquerque Isotopes have extended their partnership through the 2012 season, continuing what has been an extremely successful relationship both on and off the field. Continue reading

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‘Topes Host Dukes Retro Night

PRESS RELEASE – The Albuquerque Isotopes, Triple-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers, return after the Triple-A All-Star Break for a huge homestand against the Round Rock Express, Triple-A affiliate of the Houston Astros , that features fireworks, a hat giveaway, and the much anticipated Dukes Retro Night, including the 2010 Albuquerque Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony and a Tommy Lasorda Dukes Bobblehead giveaway! Continue reading

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‘Topes’ Job Fair February 13

PRESS RELEASE – The Albuquerque Isotopes and Ovations Food Services will be accepting applications for game-day, seasonal employees at their eighth-annual Job Fair which will be held on Saturday, February 13 at 10:00 AM at Isotopes Park. Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Isotopes Park

Ballpark Reviews posts new photos of Isotopes Park, home of the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes.  Read review and view photos here.

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Baseball America: Minor League Executive of the Year

Ken Young, owner of the Triple-A Norfolk Tides and Albuquerque Isotopes, is the Minor League Executive of the Year.  Read more here.

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