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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Spirit Communications Park (Columbia, SC)

BaseballParks.com LogoColumbia Firefies Primary LogoJoe Mock from BaseballParks.com recently visited Spirit Communications Park, the new home of the Columbia Fireflies (Single-A, South Atlantic League).  Mr. Mock, who just launched a new and improved website, provides a comprehensive review of the ballpark that covers its development, design and construction, amenities, concessions, and overall fan experience.  Read more and view photos here.

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Over 9,000 Show Up to Watch Fireflies Inaugural Home Opener

Columbia Firefies Primary LogoThe Columbia Fireflies (Single-A, South Atlantic League) made their home debut Thursday night in front of 9,077 fans at the new Spirit Communications Park.  Read more and watch video here.

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Inaugural Home Opener Tonight for Fireflies, Spirit Communications Park

Columbia Firefies Primary LogoIt’s finally here. The Columbia Fireflies (Single-A, South Atlantic League) will make their home debut in the new Spirit Communications Park tonight at 7:05 p.m.  Read more here.  View photo gallery here.

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Fireflies Unveil Mascot

Columbia Firefies Primary LogoThe new Columbia Fireflies (Single-A, South Atlantic League) introduced their mascot, Mason, at a public event at Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital.

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City Has Few Options to Address Homeowners’ Ballpark Complaints

Columbia Firefies Primary LogoThe Columbia (SC) City Council has little power to force the company that will run the new $37-million baseball stadium to limit fireworks displays or restrict game days or concert dates, the city attorney told council Tuesday.  Read more here.

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Noise, Lighting Study Clears Way for Fireflies

Columbia Firefies Primary LogoResults from noise and lighting studies for the Spirit Communications Park, the new home of the Columbia Fireflies (Single-A, South Atlantic League), found that baseball games would have a minimal effect on nearby neighborhoods.  Read more here.

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Fireflies Unveil Uniforms

Columbia Firefies Primary LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Columbia Fireflies today unveiled their uniform jerseys and introduced the winners of the “Name the Team Contest” at a press conference at the South Carolina State Museum. Continue reading

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