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Scrappers Extend Lease, Announce Ballpark Improvements

The Mahoning Valley Scrappers (Single-A, New York-Penn League) have announced a 15-year lease extension agreement with the Cafaro Company which will keep minor league baseball at the Niles (OH)-based Eastwood Field facility through 2033.  Read more here.  The ballpark is also getting a facelift.  Read more here.  Read press release here.

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Scrappers to Pay Tribute to Historic Car, Unveil Special Jerseys and Caps

PRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers are excited to announce they will change their name to the Mahoning Valley Packards for one night, on Saturday, August 12. The Scrappers, in conjunction with the National Packard Museum, will celebrate the historic Packard car and the Packard legacy. The night is presented by the Eastwood Mall Complex. Continue reading

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Scrappers Unveil New Alternate MV Logo

Mahoning Valley Scrappers LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers are pleased to announce the release of a new alternate MV logo. The MV logo will be worn on-field on an alternate cap for Sunday Scrappers games. Continue reading

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Spinners, Scrappers to Play in Annual ‘Futures at Fenway’ at Fenway Park, ‘Field of Dreams’ Movie to be Shown

Lowell Spinners LogoMahoning Valley Scrappers LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Lowell Spinners, Class-A affiliate of the World Series Champion Boston Red Sox, announced they will participate in the 9th annual “Futures at Fenway,” Sunday, July 13 at Fenway Park. Continue reading

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Boxer Ray ‘Boom Boom’ Mancini Appearance and Bobblehead Highlights Scrappers 2014 Promo Schedule

Mahoning Valley Scrappers LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers are proud to announce their most action packed promotional schedule in team history. Continue reading

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Scrappers Add Exclusive ‘Diamond Club’ Seating

Mahoning Valley Scrappers Secondary LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers are excited to announce the new and exclusive Diamond Club Section presented by Mr. Rooter. The Diamond Club features the best seats, right behind home plate at Eastwood Field, and the following all inclusive amenities: Continue reading

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Scrappers GM Promoted to Vice President of HWS Baseball

Mahoning Valley Scrappers Secondary LogoPRESS RELEASE – HWS Baseball announced today that Jordan Taylor will be promoted to Vice President-HWS Baseball effective immediately. Taylor will continue his duties as General Manager of the Scrappers as well as have increased involvement in the other teams owned by HWS Baseball. Continue reading

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Scrappers Promote Three

Mahoning Valley Scrappers Secondary LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers announce today the promotion of four Front Office members. Heather Sahli has been promoted to Assistant General Manager, Marketing. Matt Thompson has been promoted to Assistant General Manager, Sales while Brad Hooser has been promoted to Assistant General Manager, Operations. Continue reading

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Indians, Scrappers Renew PDC

PRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers announce that the Player Development Contract (PDC) with the Cleveland Indians has been extended for a period of two years keeping the Scrappers affiliated with the Indians through the 2014 season. The Scrappers have been affiliated with the Indians since the inaugural season in 1999. Continue reading

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Scrappers Awarded 2012 NYPL All-Star Game

PRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers have been named host of the 2012 New York-Penn League All-Star Game. The game will be played in mid-August 2012 at Eastwood Field. Official date will be determined once the 2012 New York-Penn League schedule is released in the fall. The All-Star Game will feature the best prospects in an American League versus National League game Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Eastwood Field (Mahoning Valley Scrappers)

MiLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill visits Eastwood Field, home of the Single-A Mahoning Valley (Niles, OH) Scrappers. Read more and view photos here.

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Scrappers Announce Return of ‘Uncle of the Year Award’ Promotion

PRESS RELEASE – The Scrappers have teamed up with Uncle Bob’s Self Storage to bring the “Uncle of the Year Award” back for the 2011 season. Continue reading

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Soap Star to Appear at Eastwood Field for ‘Ladies Night’

PRESS RELEASE – James Scott, known for his role as EJ DiMera on Days of our Lives, is making an appearance at Eastwood Field for the Scrappers game on Saturday, August 13 against the Brooklyn Cyclones. The game is also Ladies Night presented by The Circulatory Centers and 21 WFMJ. Scott will be on hand to throw out the first pitch and sign autographs for fans during the game. Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Eastwood Field (Cafaro Field)

Digital Ballparks visits Eastwood Field, home of the Single-A Mahoning Valley Scrappers from the New York-Penn League.  Read more and view photos here.

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Jersey Demolition Night, ‘LeBronFire’ Scheduled for Aug. 5

PRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers, Class A Affiliate of the Cleveland Indians will host “Jersey Demolition Night” on Thursday, August 5 as the Scrappers take on the Tri-City Valley Cats (Tampa Bay Rays). All fans that turn in a LeBron James Cavaliers Jersey or any piece of LeBron James Cavaliers Apparel or Merchandise will receive a free Upper Box Seat Ticket for the game. Continue reading

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LeBron James Stay in Cleveland Rally

PRESS RELEASE – Thursday, July 1 the Scrappers return to Eastwood Field to open up a three-game series against the Jamestown Jammers. The first game of the series features a LeBron James Stay in Cleveland Rally. Continue reading

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