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The owner of the Lancaster Barnstormers (Independent Professional, Atlantic League), enduring heavy losses, is asking Lancaster County to help pay its rent at Clipper Magazine Stadium. But the county would get repaid in full by 2034, according to a proposal by Lancaster Baseball LLC. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – Imagine a sunny summer morning on one of the many farms that comprise Lancaster County. Picture a rising sun glistening behind the bright red barn. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball today announced that its All-Star Game and the All-Star Gala will return to Lancaster, PA for the first time since 2007. The All-Star Game will be held at Clipper Magazine Stadium on Wednesday, July 13th. All-Star festivities and celebrations will be presented throughout Lancaster County on Tuesday, July 12th and leading up to the game. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB) and Dakota Baseball, LLC jointly announced the acquisition of the Lancaster Barnstormers from Opening Day Partners (ODP), effective immediately. The transaction creates local ownership and operation of the Lancaster Barnstormers as part of a transition plan conceived by Dakota Baseball and ODP. Continue reading
Jon Danos, partner, president and CEO for Opening Day Partners (ODP), the owner of the indy pro Lancaster Barnstormers (Atlantic League), has moved to Houston to work on plans for the league to add more teams in Texas. ODP also owns the Sugar Land Skeeters — the circuit’s lone franchise in the Lone Star State. Read more here.
After eight-plus years of life, several hundred ballgames and many other events, the entire grass surface at Clipper Magazine Stadium, home of the indy pro Lancaster Barnstormers (Atlantic League), is being revamped for the first time since the stadium opened in May 2005. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – The Lancaster Barnstormers will rebrand, but they will do it for just one night. On June 28, Lancaster’s Atlantic League entry will be known as the Hex, also a name paying tribute to the area’s rich Pennsylvania Dutch heritage. In fact, the hex symbol has been on some of the team’s uniforms over the years. Now, it has a chance to step to the forefront. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Coming off of a record setting season, the defending Freedom Division Champion Lancaster Barnstormers plan to make the 2013 season a real blast. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Lancaster Barnstormers and Clipper Magazine jointly announced today that the Barnstormers home will continue to be called “Clipper Magazine Stadium” through 2019, and perhaps beyond. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The 2012 Lancaster Barnstormers will long be remembered as one of the greatest teams in the franchise’s eight year history. Numerous records were set during the 2012 season both on and off the field. Continue reading
Inspired by the stiches on a baseball, artist Derek Parker from North Adams (MA) is installing a new sculpture at Clipper Magazine Stadium, home of the indy pro Lancaster Barnstormers (Atlantic League). The red-painted metal plates arranged along the walkway in front of the stadium metaphorically stitch together the team’s home and the city around it. Read more and view photo here.
BusinessNewsDaily staff writer David Meilach takes a look at Peter Kirk, chairman of Opening Day Partners, and ODP’s focus on customer service at the ballpark. The group, which includes Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson, owns four teams in the indy pro Atlantic League. Honestly, there isn’t much profound here, but you might find the article interesting. Read more here. Thanks to John Cerone for the link.
The Ice Park at Clipper Magazine Stadium, home of the indy pro Lancaster Barnstormers (Atlantic League), will host its first ever sanctioned hockey game on Jan. 9. The midget hockey battle will pit Lancaster’s Regency Panthers against the York Devils. This is not quite the NHL or ECHL, but it should be a lot of fun nevertheless. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – Do you have a big appetite’ Get your fill with the Barnstormers! In homage to Lancaster County’s rich gastronomic history, the Barnstormers are issuing a challenge to all hungry fans in the first-ever “Whoopie Bowl.” Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Major Richard “Dick” Winters was the third commanding officer (CO) of Easy Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division. While initially serving as a platoon leader of Easy as a 2nd Lieutenant, he gained the mutual respect and the trust of the men who would later be part of one of the largest invasions known to mankind. Major Winters’ heroism & Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – When the Lancaster Barnstormers open their seventh Atlantic League season this Friday evening, April 29, they will be sporting an updated look on the field at Clipper Magazine Stadium. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Trips to carnivals, amusement parks and arcades will all be invoked this summer at Clipper Magazine Stadium with the opening of the Silverball Museum Arcade on the suite level of the ballpark on Prince Street. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – In the spirit of March Madness and the announcement of our 2011 Promotional Schedule we figured we would rank our top 16 promotions and have a fan voting, bracket-style tournament to determine which promotion is most popular among fans. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Barnstormers are gearing up for the most exciting season yet! A thrilling, fun-filled season awaits, with a variety of promotions to delight every fan. The 2011 Storming Red season of Barnstormers baseball will feature 18 fireworks shows, 23 giveaways, six special appearances and BRAND NEW weekly promotions including Senior Tuesdays, Girls’ Night Out Wednesdays, Getaway Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Action, adventure and high-speed thrills! You’ll find all that and more at the Ice Park at Clipper Magazine Stadium presented by Jackson Hewitt and Avalanche Express this winter! That’s right, it’s time to lace up the skates, because Clipper Magazine Stadium is opening its gates on December 27, for the fifth winter of Ice Park fun! Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Clipper Magazine Stadium is ready to rock! The Lancaster Barnstormers are hosting its first-ever Battle of the Bands competition on Sunday, August 15 at 6 p.m. Ten bands will compete in between innings for a chance to win $1,500, the first place title of the 2010 Barnstormers Battle of the Bands and other various prizes. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Cylo has been getting a little moody since he hasn’t seen the date of his birthday party on the Barnstormers 2010 promotional schedule yet. It was announced today that Tuesday, June 8 will be Cylo’s sixth birthday party at Clipper Magazine Stadium. Fans can rest assured that Cylo is now happy and has gone around the office smooching everyone to show his appreciation! Continue reading
|PRESS RELEASE – The Barnstormers have been planning a promotional schedule that would even make Barnstormers broadcaster Dave Collins shout, “The walls will not contain it!” This season the Barnstormers will continue to surprise fans with BRAND NEW and inventive theme nights all season that are sure to be a hit. Continue reading|
PRESS RELEASE – Cylo has been rocking out to the tune of “Ice Ice baby,” as he and the Barnstormers staff prepare for the 4th annual opening of the Ice Park on Saturday, December 12th. Of course, we couldn’t just open the gates in any ordinary fashion. This year we will welcome the beginning of the ice skating season with a Winter Fest party! Continue reading