The Richmond Flying Squirrels (Double-A, Eastern League) continue a week-long unveiling of their 2016 Promotional Calendar with the announcement of nightly promotions for each day of the week this season. View press release here. Meanwhile, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has chimed in to support keeping the Squirrels in Richmond (VA). Read more here.
Tag Archives: Eastern League
A $10.4 million funding gap for Hartford’s (CT) new minor league baseball stadium would be plugged with additional money from the developer, the Hartford Yard Goats (Double-A, Eastern League) and the city in an agreement that could have the ballpark ready for a home opener May 31. Read more and watch press conference here.
The Hartford Yard Goats’ (Double-A, Eastern League) home-opening date was left uncertain by Tuesday’s rescheduling of the first 17 home games, but a vision of what the park could be — eventually — was floated before business and civic leaders at a lunch meeting at Black Eyed Sally’s downtown. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – Over the team’s 50-year history, the Reading Fightin Phils have constantly improved the 66-year old FirstEnergy Stadium with ballpark renovations and enhancements. In 2016, the red carpet will be rolled out to fans with the Savage61 Dugout Suite, the team’s newest addition to America’s Classic Ballpark. Continue reading
The developer of the $56 million ballpark under construction for the Hartford Yard Goats (Double-A, Eastern League), Hartford’s stadium authority, and the team’s owner will square off Tuesday over more than $10 million in cost overruns — including higher expenses for steel, concrete and plumbing — that the developer blames on expensive revisions made by the city. Read more here.