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Modesto Nuts Cruise Into ‘What Could Have Been’ Night Tonight

Modesto Nuts LogoIn “What Could Have Been?” Friday night, the Modesto Nuts (Single-A, California League) will sport special Modesto Cruisers uniforms.  The jerseys will be available for auction during the game, with proceeds benefiting a local charity.  Read more here.

Modesto Nuts What Could Have Been Cruisers Night

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Nuts Host ‘What Could Have Been’ Night Saturday

Modesto Nuts LogoOn Saturday, July 18, the Modesto Nuts (Single-A, California League) will don Modesto Dusters uniforms, as the club celebrates “What Could Have Been Night” after 10 years of going nuts.  Read more here.

Modesto Nuts Twitter photo.

Modesto Nuts Twitter photo.

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Modesto Nuts Announce Name of New Pistachio Mascot

Modesto Nuts LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Modesto Nuts Professional Baseball Club have announced the winning name for the newest member of their mascot family. Shelley the Pistachio, the name decided on by fans, will make her debut on Friday, June 20th at John Thurman Field. “The fans made a great choice with the name Shelley,” said Nuts General Manager Tyler Richardson. “We are excited to showcase her Continue reading

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Modesto Nuts Introduce New Pistachio Mascot

Modesto Nuts LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Modesto Nuts Professional Baseball Club has announced a third character will be joining Al the Almond and Wally the Walnut. The character, a female pistachio, will make her first appearance at John Thurman Field in June. “We are excited to add a third character to complement Al and Wally,” said General Manager, Tyler Richardson. “We feel a strong, independent Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: John Thurman Field (Modesto, CA)

Modesto Nuts LogoMLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill recently visited John Thurman Field, home of the Single-A Modesto Nuts (California League).  Read more and view photos here.

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Awesome Sports Logos You May Have Never Seen?

Gavin Spittle from Sport Radio 610 in Houston has put together his list of  “Awesome Sports Logos You May Have Never Seen.”  Baseball logos making the list include the Modesto Nuts, Lansing Lugnuts, Montgomery Biscuits, defunct Joliet Jackhammers, Brockton Rox, Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide, and Corpus Christi Hooks.  Read more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the story.

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Nuts Gunning to Break Turnstile Mark, New Broadcaster Hired

The Single-A Modesto Nuts (California League) hope to break the team’s attendance record in 2012 with a few subtle changes at John Thurman Field.  The team averaged 2,430 per game in 2011.  Read more here.  In other Nuts news, Alex Margulies has been hired as the team’s new director of broadcasting. Continue reading

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Nuts, Gorrasi Honored by California League for Second Straight Year

PRESS RELEASE – The Modesto Nuts Professional Baseball Club, the Class A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, was named the California League’s Organization of the Year for the 2nd consecutive year, California League President Charlie Blaney announced today. The Nuts were selected by the California League’s owners and general managers in a league-wide vote. Continue reading

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Nuts Break Attendance Record for 5th Consecutive Season

PRESS RELEASE – Patrick Watkins of Modesto walked through the turnstiles at John Thurman Field at 1:30 p.m. and became the 180,345th fan of the 2011 season – setting the franchise attendance record for the 5th consecutive season. Watkins, attending the game with his family, waited until the final game of the season to attend his first Nuts game in 2011. The waiting paid off as Watkins won a Continue reading

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Nuts Announce 2011 Promotional Schedule

PRESS RELEASE – The Modesto Nuts are pleased to announce the 2011 promotional schedule. The schedule includes a variety of weekly promotions and premier nights throughout the season. Once again the Nuts will have a fireworks extravaganza following every Friday and Saturday game. Continue reading

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Nuts to Host 2011 All-Star Game, Unveil Logo

PRESS RELEASE – The Modesto Nuts unveiled the logo for the 2011 California League/Carolina League All-Star game on Tuesday. The All-Star game, dubbed the “All-Star Smash presented by Jackson Rancheria Casino and Hotel”, will take place on Tuesday, June 21, 2011. “We are very excited to host the All-Star Smash,” said Nuts Vice President and General Manager Mike Continue reading

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