A man participating in a taco-eating contest at a Fresno Grizzlies (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) game died Tuesday night after officials say he began choking. There is no official cause of death pending an investigation, but emergency staff at the hospital reportedly did clear food from the man’s throat, and preliminary indications are that he died of choking. Read more here. View statement from the Grizzlies here.
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PRESS RELEASE – The $3.4 million dollars in capital improvements pledged to Chukchansi Park by the Fresno Sports & Events LLC ownership group, now in their second season operating the Fresno Grizzlies, are taking shape in advance of Opening Day 2019 (Thursday, April 4, 7:05 p.m. first pitch).
PRESS RELEASE – The Fresno Grizzlies have changed their primary logo(s), colors and uniforms, effective for the 2019 season. The new independent look for “Growlifornia” is part of a continued branding effort by the Grizzlies to be “Fresno and the Central Valley’s team.” The scarlet, black, gold and beige scheme will be the Fresno Grizzlies’ new permanent look.
About six weeks ago, the Fresno Grizzlies (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) released a request for proposals for solar installations. A total of 46 companies explored the possibility of submitting a bid, and the team expects to have between 12 and 24 complete proposal packages by Wednesday’s deadline. Read more here.
A new era of Fresno Grizzlies (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) baseball toed the rubber Tuesday afternoon with the introduction of a new ownership group that pledged more community involvement, lower concession prices and a better fan experience at Chukchansi Park. Read more here.
In 2016 they celebrated the 30th anniversary of Three Amigos! A season ago marked the 20th anniversary of the cult classic Good Burger. And if you thought those one-night only jerseys were outlandish, remember the getup King Jaffe Joffer was wearing in Coming To America. Read more and view photos here. You’ve got to love the McDowell’s-inspired concession stand too