Following disciplinary action against the Houston Astros from Major League Baseball for their involvement in a cheating scandal, the Staten Island Yankees (Single-A, New York-Penn League) mocked the franchise on Tuesday by announcing a free mini trashcan giveaway, at one of their upcoming regular-season games. Read more here.
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The Staten Island Yankees (Single-A, New York-Penn League) will celebrate their 20th Anniversary of baseball on Staten Island in 2019. Next season will be even more special as the New York-Penn League All-Star Game will be played at Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George on Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Read more here.
On Saturday, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (Triple-A, International League) unveiled a “Baby Bombers” alternative logo designed by Brandiose. As you know, the RailRiders are affiliated with the New York Yankees. Watch unveiling here.
The Staten Island Yankees (Single-A, New York-Penn League) will celebrate one of the greatest desserts ever with Cannoli Appreciation Night on Monday, August 8. Fans will celebrate their love for the almighty cannoli at the ballpark with free cannoli with ticket purchase, cannoli hats on sale in the team store, cannoli sold in concessions, a cannoli eating contest, and more.
PRESS RELEASE – In 1999, the Staten Island Yankees were introduced to New York’s “forgotten borough,” giving baseball fans from the Island a professional sports team to call their own. After two seasons playing at the College of Staten Island, the Baby Bombers moved into their cozy new waterfront stadium, the Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George, where the team is celebrating 15 seasons of unforgettable baseball in 2016. Continue reading
Staten Island Yankees (Single-A, New York-Penn League) co-owner Glenn Reicin believes the minor-league franchise has a bright future that’s directly connected with the fortunes of the re-development of the St. George waterfront. Read more here. Read about the team’s attendance strategy here. Thanks to John Cerone for the links.
Author and creator of the hit HBO series Game of Thrones George R.R. Martin will be in attendance at Richmond County Bank Ballpark tonight to sign autographs as the Baby Bombers become the Staten Island Direwolves, complete with a live wolf mascot at the stadium. The team will wear special jerseys to be auctioned off with proceeds going to the Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary. The visiting Hudson Valley Renegades will don House Lannister-inspired jerseys. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – Steven M. Violetta, a p roven leader in the sports & entertainment industry for over 20 years, has been named Chief Executive Officer of the Staten Island Yankees. The Staten Island Yankees are the short-season single “A” affiliate of the New York Yankees. Continue reading