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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Modern Woodmen Park (Davenport, IA)

Quad Cities River Bandits New PrimaryBrian Merzbach from BallparkReviews.com recently visited Modern Woodmen Park, the home of the Quad Cities River Bandits (Single-A, Midwest League).  View photos and review here.

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Bandits, Astros Extend PDC

Quad Cities River Bandits New PrimaryHouston Astros New LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Quad Cities River Bandits and Houston Astros announced that they will be extending their player development contract through the 2018 season. River Bandits owner Dave Heller and Astros General Manager Jeff Luhnow affirmed the two-year extension with a joint press conference Tuesday at Modern Woodmen Park. Continue reading

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Bandits Welcome 8-Millionth Fan

Quad Cities River Bandits New PrimaryPRESS RELEASE – The Quad Cities River Bandits and surrounding community celebrated a milestone during Friday night’s game at Modern Woodmen Park. The eight-millionth fan, Braeden Billings, came through the gates of the Friendliest Ballpark in America during the Bandits home game against the Peoria Chiefs. Continue reading

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‘River Rocker’ Latest Addition to Modern Woodmen Park Amusements

Quad Cities River Bandits New PrimaryPRESS RELEASE – Modern Woodmen Park will really be rockin’ on the river this summer. The Quad Cities River Bandits and Main Street Amusements announce that their newest attraction, the River Rocker, will open at the Friendliest Ballpark in America this season. Continue reading

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River Bandits Add Nine New Full-Time Staff

Quad Cities River Bandits New PrimaryPRESS RELEASE – The Quad Cities River Bandits are known for helping young professional baseball players reach their ultimate goal of playing in Major League Baseball. This off-season; however, the River Bandits helped several front office staff members take the next step in their careers. Continue reading

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River Bandits Seek Advance for New Kitchen

Quad Cities River Bandits New PrimaryThe Davenport City Council will consider advancing the Quad-Cities River Bandits money for a new kitchen at Modern Woodmen Park as prior advances already are depleting the ballpark’s capital improvement fund.  Read more here.

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Bandits Set Pair of Attendance Records

Quad Cities River Bandits New PrimaryPRESS RELEASE – An average of 3,906 fans per game attended Quad Cities River Bandits home games at Modern Woodmen Park this season, setting a new record for the highest per-game average for a season in the 56-year history of the Quad Cities Midwest League franchise. A total of 250,004 attended River Bandits regular season games this year, setting the single-season attendance record since the full-stadium renovation following the 2003 season. Continue reading

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