Tag Archives: South Atlantic League

Power Announce Videoboard Upgrade for 2017

West Virginia Power Secondary LogoPRESS RELEASE – The West Virginia Power, Class A affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates, are pleased to announce the purchase of a new high definition video board and production suite to enhance Appalachian Power Park. The Power, through an agreement with Total Sports Entertainment, will install a LSI Smartvision LED video board during the coming weeks. Continue reading

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Council Renews Project Jackson Funding Mechanism

Augusta Green Jackets LogoThe North Augusta (SC) City Council took action Monday to renew the Municipal Improve­ment District for Project Jackson — a $183 million planned development beside the Ham­mond’s Ferry neighborhood with a baseball park overlooking the Savannah River; a hotel; a conference center; and retail, living and office space.  Read more here.

Augusta Green Jackets North Augusta Ballpark Rendering

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Work begins on Riley Park Club Level

Charleston RiverDogs Logo MakeoverPRESS RELEASE – With a record-setting 20th season just completed, the Charleston RiverDogs are already looking ahead to their next two decades at The Joe. The RiverDogs and the Goldklang Group have begun work on a luxury 6,000-square foot club level to be opened in advance of the 2017 campaign at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Continue reading

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RiverDogs Set Attendance Record

Charleston RiverDogs Primary Logo MakeoverRELEASE – With an announced crowd of 3,457 on Thursday night, the Charleston RiverDogs set a new franchise record for attendance as Luis Dorante’s side cruised past the Suns, 8-2, in Thursday night’s home regular season finale at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Continue reading

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BlueClaws, Phillies Extend PDC

Lakewood BlueClaws Alternative LogoPhiladelphia Phillies LogoPRESS RELEASE – The BlueClaws and Philadelphia Phillies are pleased to announce a four-year extension of their Player Development Contract (PDC). With the four-year extension, the BlueClaws will remain the South Atlantic League affiliate of the Phillies through at least the 2020 season. Continue reading

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Greensboro Shows Off Special ‘Jeansboro’ Unis for Tomorrow Night

Greensboro Grasshoppers LogoThe Greensboro Grasshoppers (Single-A, South Atlantic League will be wearing new uniforms on Saturday, August 20, and it’s all about the denim.  Read more and view photos here.

Greensboro Grasshoppers Jeansboro Night Unis

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BlueClaws to Host Augtoberfest

Lakewood BlueClaws Alternative LogoThe Lakewood BlueClaws (Single-A, South Atlantic League) will host Augtoberfest on Wednesday, August 31.  Beyond the team sporting these stylish Bavarian-themed jerseys below, the first 1,500 fans will receive a BlueClaws beer stein.  The festival will include $4 pretzels all game, a das boot drinking competition, yodeling contest, and Oktoberfest music all night long.  Learn more here.

Lakewood BlueClase Augtoberfest Jersey

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