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Pete Rose, Replica Championship Rings Highlight Wingnuts 2015 Promo Schedule

WichitaWingnutsLogoPRESS RELEASE – Fans who make their way to Lawrence-Dumont Stadium during the summer of 2015 should be able to notice a celebratory theme in the promotions and events the Wichita Wingnuts have scheduled. Whether the organization is recognizing the 2014 championship team, welcoming one of the greatest players in Major League Baseball history, paying homage to a Hall of Famer, Continue reading

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Saints Put On First Major Event at CHS Field with ZeroK/5K Running of the Pigs

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoPRESS RELEASE – CHS Field is officially open for business, but the first official major event held by the St. Paul Saints is still a month away. Whether you enjoy sitting on a couch, grabbing an ice cold beverage and watching TV or if you’re the more active type who is always on the move then the Saints have the perfect event for you: the Zer0K/5K Running of the Pigs. Continue reading

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Blasters Name Inaugural Play-By-Play Voice

Joplin Blasters LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Joplin Blasters announced today that Missouri native Shawn Tiemann will join the front office as the Director of Broadcasting. Tiemann will serve as the lead play-by-play voice for all Blasters games on ESPN Radio 1560 WMBH. Continue reading

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CHS Field Gets Tropical Feel as Treasure Island Resort & Casino Becomes a Founding Partner

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoPRESS RELEASE – Slip on your flip flops, throw on your favorite Hawaiian shirt and grab a drink with a colorful umbrella because CHS Field is going to get downright tropical. The St. Paul Saints are known for an atmosphere where fans can laugh, unwind and have a good time during the game. It’s only fitting then that the most recent Founding Partner at CHS Field shares the Continue reading

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Turning on the Lights at CHS Field

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoSt. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman and indy pro St. Paul Saints (American Association) pitching coach Kerry Ligtenberg turned on the lights at the CHS Field for the first time on Wednesday as construction of the ballpark nears completion.  Read more here.  View photos here.

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Saints Officials Tour New Ballpark

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoOn Friday, Mike Veeck and other officials from the indy pro St. Paul Saints (American Association) took a couple of hours out of a sunny winter day to tour the $63 million Lowertown ballpark that will be the site of 50 Saints games every summer, as well as 100 other events each year.  Read more here.  View photo gallery here.  You’ve got to love the “Creation of Man”-based mural.

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Thunderheads Given OK to Begin Ballpark Renovations

Amarillo ThunderHeads Hi-ResThe indy pro Amarillo Thunderheads (American Association) have been given the green light to begin bidding out the work to renovate the locker rooms, concession stands and dugouts at Potter County Memorial Stadium over the course of the next three seasons.  The stadium was originally constructed in 1956.  Read more and watch video here.

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