PRESS RELEASE – On April 16, 1998, a new era in Oklahoma City began when Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark opened its gates for the first time. Now, as the ballpark gets set for its 20th season, the Oklahoma City Dodgers have introduced a campaign to recognize the ballpark’s impact both on and off the field throughout 2017. Continue reading
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A deal pending approval by the Oklahoma City Council could result in yet another mixed-use development in Bricktown as part of an early lease extension with the Oklahoma City Dodgers at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. Read more here.
In a few weeks, 123 tons of sand will fill an area outside the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark, home of the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League), to create Bricktown Beach. Watch news report and view rendering here. Thanks to John Cerone for the heads up.
PRESS RELEASE – Mandalay Baseball Properties, LLC, owner of the Oklahoma City RedHawks, has reached an agreement to sell the franchise. The new ownership group will be a partnership between Mandalay Entertainment Chairman and CEO Peter Guber and other current principals of Mandalay Baseball Properties, and the Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Minor League Baseball and the Oklahoma City Convention & Visitors Bureau announced Wednesday that the 2014 Minor League Baseball Promotional Seminar will take place in Oklahoma City, Okla. The Oklahoma City RedHawks will be the host club for the 37th annual seminar from Sept. 30-Oct. 2. The announcement was made in Continue reading
One day after the Bricktown ballpark in Oklahmoa City was renamed Newcastle Field at Bricktown as part of a ballpark naming rights deal, outcry by officials that the home of the Triple-A Oklahoma RedHawks (Pacific Coast League) would be associated with a gambling establishment — Newcastle Casino — Mandalay and the Chickasaw Nation changed the name to Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. Read more here.