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Morehead City Marlins Hire New GM

Morehead City Marlins LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Morehead City Marlins are pleased to name Catherine Roth the franchise’s new general manager. Continue reading

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Marlins to Host 2014 CPL All-Star Game, Logo Unveiled

Morehead City Marlins LogoPRESS RELEASE – Coastal Plain League commissioner Justin Sellers announced today that the 2014 Coastal Plain League All-Star Game will be held in Morehead City, North Carolina. The star-studded event will take place on Monday, July 14th, at Big Rock Stadium, home of the Morehead City Marlins. This will be the first All-Star Game held in Morehead City. Continue reading

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Morehead City Marlins to Host 2014 CPL All-Star Game (UPDATED WITH LOGO)

Morehead City Marlins LogoPRESS RELEASE – Coastal Plain League Commissioner Justin Sellers announced today that the 2014 Coastal Plain League All-Star Game will be held in Morehead City, North Carolina. The star-studded event will take place on Monday, July 14th at Big Rock Stadium, home of the Morehead City Marlins. This will be the first All-Star Game held in Morehead City. Continue reading

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New Concessions, Restrooms Coming to Big Rock Stadium

Morehead City Marlins LogoThe Morehead City (NC) Town Council has approved spending $322,950 for construction of a new concessions and restroom facility at Big Rock Stadium, home of the summer collegiate Morehead City Marlins (Coastal Plain League).  Read more here.

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Marlins Name Kluver GM

Morehead City Marlins LogoPRESS RELEASE – Morehead City, N.C.- The Morehead City Marlins are proud to announce Mitch Kluver as the franchise’s new General Manager. Continue reading

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Town Council Approve Marlins Long-Term Lease

PRESS RELEASE – The Morehead City Marlins now have a long-term home at Big Rock Stadium. On Tuesday night, the Morehead City Town Council unanimously approved a contract with the Marlins for three years with a two-year renewal option. Continue reading

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Marlins Unveil New Website

PRESS RELEASE – The Morehead City Marlins have officially launched their new website and catchphrase in advance of the highly anticipated 2012 season. Continue reading

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Marlins Hire New Director of Broadcasting

PRESS RELEASE – After completing an off-season search, the Marlins are pleased to announce the addition of Matt Sutor to the organization as the Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations for the 2012 season. Continue reading

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CPL Marlins Secure Lease Extension, Trial Sale of Alcohol

PRESS RELEASE – After much debated discussion, the Morehead City Marlins were finally awarded a trial sale of alcohol for the 2012 season, as well as an extension through the 2013 season to play at Puck O’Neal Field at Big Rock Stadium. During the previous two seasons, the Town of Morehead City prohibited the sale of alcohol at their ballpark. The new majority Council didn’t waste any time getting Continue reading

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Marlins Prepare for Critical Season 2

The summer collegiate Coastal Plain League’s Morehead City (NC) Marlins are in mid-stream of a 2-year trial lease at Big Rock Stadium.  There is a lot riding on the club’s second season, as securing a long-term lease with the city is on the line.  Beer sales would certainly help, but that appears to remain a no-go.  The Marlins ranked #42 in attendance on our 2010 Summer Collegiate Top 50Read more here.

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‘The Rock’ to Host First College Tournament

PRESS RELEASE – As the CPL season quickly approaches, Carteret County fans do not have to wait any longer for collegiate baseball action. Morehead City plans to kick off baseball activities at Big Rock Stadium later this month. This February 19-20, Morehead City will host their first college baseball tournament in 2011. Continue reading

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Marlins Debut in Front of 2,146

The Morehead City (NC) Marlins, the newest franchise from the summer collegiate Coastal Plain League, opened up big at home on Friday with a 3-1 win against the Fayetteville (NC) SwampDogs in front of 2,146 fans at Big Rock Stadium.  View news clip here.

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Marlins Announce Inaugural Season Logo

PRESS RELEASE – Last week, the Morehead City Marlins officially announced their inaugural season logos.  The two logos include the Marlins primary logo with a commemorative inaugural season banner.  Both logos will be used on various promotional items and merchandise during the 2010 season. Continue reading

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Marlins Hire Kean as Broadcaster

PRESS RELEASE – The Morehead City Marlins announced today that they have selected Zander Kean to be the team’s broadcaster for the 2010 season. Kean will serve as the Marlins’ Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations, acting as a liaison between the team and Continue reading

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Trial Run Approved, No Alcohol Sales for Marlins

The Morehead City (NC) Council has voted to approve a one-year trial run lease for the Coastal Plain League’s Morehead City Marlins to use the community’s new baseball stadium at Rotary Park.  Because of conerns raised by neighborhood residents, the council decided against a proposed 10-year lease agreement with the Marlins. Continue reading

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Marlins Welcome New GM

PRESS RELEASE – The Morehead City Marlins announced today the hiring of Christopher Marmo as the club’s new General Manager for their inaugural season in the Coastal Plain League. Continue reading

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Morehead City Marlins Launch New Website

PRESS RELEASE – The Morehead City Marlins launched their “Official” webpage on Sunday.  The team’s webpage is now fully operational at www.mhcmarlines.com.  The team’s webpage will feature up to date news, scores, and player’s information. The webpage will also give fans the opportunity to purchase season ticket packages, merchandise, and tickets to the teams inaugural hot stove dinner. Continue reading

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The Morehead City Marlins Make it Official

Morehead City MarlinsAt a ceremony in Morehead, NC yesterday, team owners introduced the Morehead City Marlins as the summer collegiate Coastal Plain League’s newest franchise.  The new logo and uniforms for the team were also unveiled.  The team will play at the community’s new Big Rock Stadium.  Read more here from the local paper and here from the CPL’s website.

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