The Jacksonville Suns (Double-A, Southern League) officially became the Jumbo Shrimp today, as the team unveiled a new branding package and uniforms. View logos and uniforms via Facebook and Twitter. View press release here.
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PRESS RELEASE – Before hosting a Jacksonville Suns game for the first time April 7, the team’s new ownership, along with the City of Jacksonville and SMG, are enhancing guest areas around the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. The team announced the projects at a press conference Tuesday afternoon near the construction site of a left-field Tiki Terrace. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Southern League of Professional Baseball Clubs names Peter Bragan, Jr., its Vice President Emeritus, effectively immediately. Known affectionately as “Pedro,” Bragan Jr. was most recently owner and operator of the Jacksonville Suns Baseball Club. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Today the Jacksonville Suns announced Harold Craw as its new general manager. Craw recently completed his 14th season in professional sports as the assistant general manager of the Chattanooga Lookouts. Today also marks the completion of the franchise’s sale between new owner Ken Babby and long-time owner Peter Bragan, Jr. Continue reading
The sale of the Double-A Jacksonville Suns (Southern League) to Ken Babby, owner of the Double-A Akron RubberDucks (Eastern League), is reportedly winding down and expected to be completed in the next two weeks. Read more here.
Ken Babby, owner of the Double-A Akron RubberDucks (Eastern League), is reportedly in talks to buy the Double-A Jacksonville Suns (Southern League). Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – On Easter Sunday, April 20th, the Jacksonville Suns will unveil their brand new all-yellow alternate uniforms as the suns take on the Pensacola Blue Wahoos at 3:05pm. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Jacksonville Suns announced today that installation of a new scoreboard and videoboard is underway at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Two digital video screens will also be installed into the outfield wall. The project is scheduled to be completed prior to the Florida vs. Florida State Baseball game on March 26th and will be fully functional by Suns Opening Night on Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The voice of the Diablos in 2012, Play-by-Play Broadcaster Matt Leland, will be heading east to Jacksonville, FL for 2013 to be one of two Play-by-Play Broadcasters for the Jacksonville Suns, the Double-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins. Continue reading
The Southern League of Professional Baseball Clubs has announced Pensacola Blue Wahoos President Bruce Baldwin as the 2012 Jimmy Bragan Executive of the Year and Jacksonville Suns Director of Group Sales January Squyres as the league’s Woman of Excellence. Votes for both awards were received from league general managers. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Jacksonville Suns are proud to announce that 14-year Major League veteran, Steve Kolbe has signed on to be the Jacksonville Suns Play-by-Play Broadcaster, for the 2012 Southern League season. All Suns games will broadcast on Sports Radio 930 AM, most of them live. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Jacksonville Suns released their new front office staff and there are a few changes. Peter Bragan Jr., who has served as the Suns GM for 24 out of the last 26 seasons, and has seen the team through five SL Championship Seasons, as well as the move from Wolfson Park into the Baseball Grounds, announced today that he will step aside and that current AGM Chris Peters, will Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Jacksonville Suns announced today Roger Hoover will become the new Suns play-by-play broadcaster for the 2011 season. Hoover replaces JP Shadrick as the voice of the Suns as JP has moved on to the Triple-A Oklahoma City Redhawks. Continue reading