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RiverDogs Add Two to Front Office

PRESS RELEASE – The Charleston RiverDogs have announced the addition of two new members to the front office, hiring Kayla Greaves as the club’s new box office manager and Ryan Perry as the director of video production.

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RiverDogs to Host 17th Annual Ballpark Festival of Beers Saturday

The Charleston RiverDogs (Single-A, South Atlantic League) will be hosting the 17th annual Festival of Beers at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park on Saturday, Aug. 17, starting at 7 p.m.  There will be more than 100 breweries, both domestic and international, serving up a wide variety of suds.   Like any beer festival, there will be more than just the cold stuff going down smooth — enjoy musical stylings by the Blue Plantation Band and Baby Fat Band, plus eats from Kickin’ Chicken, Holy Rolly Charleston, Braised in the South, and Bearded Dogs.  Read more here.

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RiverDogs to Transform into ‘Charleston Boiled Peanuts’ for a Night, Unveil Logo and Unis

PRESS RELEASE – The Charleston RiverDogs are dropping the RiverDogs name to pay homage to a local culinary favorite and a ballpark icon when they become the Charleston Boiled Peanuts for one night only on Saturday, July 28 at Joe Riley Park.

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RiverDogs Celebrate 175th Season (in Dog Years), Unveil 25th Anniversary Logo

PRESS RELEASE – The Charleston RiverDogs are rewriting the history books heading into a milestone 2018 season. Continuing their legacy of fun, the Charleston club has unveiled their 25th season logo, celebrating their 175th season in dog years as the Charleston RiverDogs. Continue reading

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RiverDogs Break Franchise Attendance Record

With the announced crowd of 4,762, the Charleston RiverDogs (Single-A, South Atlantic League) set the franchise’s new attendance record with 296,647 fans having now passed through the turnstiles at Riley Park this year.  Read more here.  Actor/Director Fun Bill Murray provided fans with a personal thank you below:

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RiverDogs Hope to Legalize Marinara, Set Silliest World Record in Upcoming Homestand

PRESS RELEASE – The Charleston RiverDogs will go for a world record and won’t budge until marinara is declared a legal substance as they welcome the Asheville Tourists from April 20-23 for a four-game series at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Continue reading

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Former Navy Sailor Joins RiverDogs Sales Team

PRESS RELEASE – RiverDogs President and General Manager Dave Echols has announced that Daniel Armas has joined the Charleston front office as a sales representative. The former Navy sailor begins his position immediately heading into the 2017 season. Continue reading

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RiverDogs Honored with Inaugural Charles K. Murphy Patriot Award from MiLB

Charleston RiverDogs Logo MakeoverPRESS RELEASE – With a vibrant military community right in their backyard, the Charleston RiverDogs have consistently expressed their gratitude to the service men and women in the Lowcountry. Through their continued efforts, the RiverDogs have been awarded the inaugural Charles K. Murphy Patriot Award recognizing an individual or club for its outstanding support of the military branches and engagement with veterans as announced by the Minor League Baseball office. Continue reading

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Work begins on Riley Park Club Level

Charleston RiverDogs Logo MakeoverPRESS RELEASE – With a record-setting 20th season just completed, the Charleston RiverDogs are already looking ahead to their next two decades at The Joe. The RiverDogs and the Goldklang Group have begun work on a luxury 6,000-square foot club level to be opened in advance of the 2017 campaign at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Continue reading

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RiverDogs Set Attendance Record

Charleston RiverDogs Primary Logo MakeoverRELEASE – With an announced crowd of 3,457 on Thursday night, the Charleston RiverDogs set a new franchise record for attendance as Luis Dorante’s side cruised past the Suns, 8-2, in Thursday night’s home regular season finale at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Continue reading

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Saints AGM Scott Bush to Become SVP, Business Development for Goldklang Group

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoPRESS RELEASE – Scott Bush began his baseball career as an intern with the St. Paul Saints in 2004, holding several prominent roles within the organization that culminated with his most recent stint as Assistant General Manager. Continue reading

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RiverDogs to Wear ‘Holy City’ Unis on Sundays

Charleston RiverDogs Primary Logo MakeoverPRESS RELEASE – As the RiverDogs turn to their final game to face the Columbia Fireflies, they’ll embrace Charleston’s “Holy City” moniker that has defined the community as a place of unity for centuries. Continue reading

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RiverDogs Embrace Charleston Culinary Scene with New Food Options

Charleston RiverDogs Primary Logo MakeoverPRESS RELEASE – The old adage “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” just doesn’t apply to the Charleston RiverDogs’ food and beverage division. Continue reading

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Big Upgrade Coming to Riley Park

Charleston RiverdogsThe  Goldklang Group is planning a new 6,000-square foot, $3 million club level at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, home of the Charleston RiverDogs (Single-A, South Atlantic League).  They also plan to work with the city on construction of a boardwalk to completely circle the ballpark, including views from above the outfield fences.  Read more here.  For those who find it “interesting” that we ignore the RiverDogs, enjoy 40 stories here.

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RiverDogs Add New Members to Front Office Staff

Charleston RiverdogsPRESS RELEASE – Charleston RiverDogs General Manager Dave Echols has announced the hiring of four new staffers as the front office tackles an important offseason heading into the 20th season at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Continue reading

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RiverDogs Announce New Food Items for 2015

Charleston RiverdogsPRESS RELEASE – One of the highlights of the Charleston RiverDogs’ preseason is the announcement of what those wacky guys in the kitchen have new coming up in the concession stands. Continue reading

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Bobble Boobs, Bill Murray Replica ‘Tune Squad’ Jersey Giveaway Highlight RiverDogs Packed Promo Schedule

Charleston RiverdogsPRESS RELEASE – The Charleston RiverDogs’ promotional schedule is historically highlighted by unique promotions, desired giveaways, explosive fireworks and special nights, and the 2015 version is no exception. Continue reading

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Echols Accepts In-Game Prostate Exam Challenge, Plus 1980s Charleston Rainbows Jerseys

Charleston RiverdogsPRESS RELEASE – Earlier this month, Myrtle Beach Pelicans Vice President and General Manager Andy Milovich received an in-game prostate exam as he sang “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” during the seventh-inning stretch at a recent Pelicans home game. Milovich accepted the challenge to support Fallon Emery, a nine-year-old girl from Carolina Forest, SC who is fighting brain cancer and Continue reading

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Terrible Tuesday, Ghostbusters Bobblehead Highlight RiverDogs 2014 Promo Schedule

Charleston RiverdogsPRESS RELEASE – Highlighted by a trio of Saturdays featuring bobblehead giveaways and 13 nights with fantastic fireworks following the game, the 2014 Charleston RiverDogs promotional schedule has a little something for everyone and a lot of fun for all. Continue reading

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