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Crawdads to Become ‘Couch Potatoes’

PRESS RELEASE – The Crawdads are excited to unveil a new alternate identity for the 2020 season. The Crawdads will be taking the field for three games this season with a new alternate identity: the Hickory Couch Potatoes, presented by Kincaid Furniture Outlet.

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‘Dads to Play As Crawmoms Mother’s Day Weekend

PRESS RELEASE – There’s been some Trickery in Hickory this morning! There’s never a bad time to tell a joke. In a press conference this morning, the Hickory Crawdads announced that they were permanently rebranding to the Hickory Crawmoms.

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Crawdads Unveil Redesigned Branding

Hickory Crawdads New Primary LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Hickory Crawdads have revealed their rebranded team identity, with a complete slate of redesigned logos, lettering, numbers, jerseys, and hats for the 2016 season. Continue reading

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Crawdads’ 21-Year-Old Ballpark Getting a $1.5 Million Facelift

Hickory Crawdads LogoPRESS RELEASE – Construction is underway for the major renovation at Crawdads Stadium, with the project scheduled to be completed in time for the ‘Dads 2014 home opener. Continue reading

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Pondering Minor League Ball in Lake Norman Area

This isn’t much of a story, but Aaron Burns from The Herald Weekly ponders whether the Lake Norman (NC) area could support a Single-A baseball team.  In the process, he talks with Andrew Moon from the W.B. Grimes & Company Sports Advisory Group and Mark Seaman, general manager of the Single-A Hickory Crawdads (South Atlantic League).  Read more here.

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Crawdads Unveil 20th Anniversary Logo

PRESS RELEASE – The Crawdads would like to thank everyone who packed Rock Barn Golf and Spa on Monday night to help kick off the 20th Anniversary Season with the annual Hot Stove Banquet. Continue reading

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‘Dads Welcome Four New Members to Front Office

PRESS RELEASE – The Hickory Crawdads, South Atlantic League affiliate of the Texas Rangers, are excited to welcome four new full-time members to the Front Office – Director of Food & Beverage Jeff Dickson, Group Sales and Community Relations Coordinator Megan Meade, Director of Special Events Matt Moes and Director of Promotions Jared Weymier. Continue reading

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Downs Named SAL Sales Executive of the Year

PRESS RELEASE – The South Atlantic League announced on Tuesday that Hickory Crawdads Assistant General Manager Charlie Downs has won the 2011 SAL Sales Executive of the Year Award. Additionally, Crawdads Clubhouse Manager Chris Ackerman has been named the Visiting Clubhouse Manager of the Year. Continue reading

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Crawdads Announce Front Office Promotions

PRESS RELEASE – The Hickory Crawdads, South Atlantic League affiliate of the Texas Rangers, have announced that Kathryn Bobel has been promoted to director of group sales and Douglas Locascio has been promoted to director of ticket operations and merchandising. Continue reading

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Crawdads, Rangers Extend PDC

PRESS RELEASE – The Texas Rangers and Hickory Crawdads announced on Monday that they have extended their Player Development Contract through the end of the 2012 season. The Crawdads have been the South Atlantic League affiliate of the Rangers since the 2009 campaign. Continue reading

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3,333,333rd Fan Could Be You This Sunday

PRESS RELEASE – Want to be remembered forever in the Hickory Crawdads record books? This Sunday is your chance, as the Crawdads will welcome the 3,333,333rd fan in team history through the gates before the 5 p.m. first pitch against the Lexington Legends. Continue reading

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