While the last game of the Augusta GreenJackets’ (Single-A, South Atlantic League) inaugural four-game home stand at the new SRP Park was postponed because of weather, attendance for the first three games was enough to put the team in fourth place out of 14 teams in the South Atlantic with 5,102 fans per game. The team averaged 2,743 fans per game in 2017. Watch a clip of home opener below:
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PRESS RELEASE – With the 2018 season fast approaching, the West Virginia Power are proud to announce numerous additions and promotions for the club’s front office staff. The Power have welcomed a new Head Groundskeeper, Account Executive, Suites Coordinator, Food and Beverage Assistant and Operations Assistant, while shifting several staff members into different departments and roles within the organization. Continue reading
As part of a continuing wave of ballpark enhancements, the BlueClaws announced plans for a new BlueClaws Biergarten to debut on April 12th at the team’s home opener. Read more here. Thanks to John Cerone for the heads up.
Significant changes to the design of the private development going on next to the Fayetteville (NC) baseball stadium under construction to host the coming Buies Creek Astros (Single-A, Carolina League) could bring rise to the city’s tallest office building and spur even more economic growth then expected. Read more and view rendering/old photo gallery here.
A big question for Augusta’s (GA) Lake Olmstead area is what the future holds for the city-owned baseball stadium, now that the Augusta GreenJackets (Single-A, South Atlantic League) are relocating to a new ballpark in North Augusta (SC). The city is considering its options. Some Augusta commissioners say it would be a great outdoor concert venue. Read more and watch news video here.