Some Spotsylvania County (VA) officials were surprised to learn recently that the county owes $23,750 for a financial advisor’s analysis last year of a proposed taxpayer-financed baseball stadium to lure the Hagerstown Suns (Single-A, South Atlantic League). Read more here.
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The Columbia (SC) City Council has little power to force the company that will run the new $37-million baseball stadium to limit fireworks displays or restrict game days or concert dates, the city attorney told council Tuesday. Read more here.
Results from noise and lighting studies for the Spirit Communications Park, the new home of the Columbia Fireflies (Single-A, South Atlantic League), found that baseball games would have a minimal effect on nearby neighborhoods. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – The Columbia Fireflies today unveiled their uniform jerseys and introduced the winners of the “Name the Team Contest” at a press conference at the South Carolina State Museum. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Delmarva Shorebirds, Class A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, have completed a number of moves to its front office staff to help prepare for the 2016 season. The movement consists of the addition of a new broadcaster, two ticket sales account executives and the promotion of two existing employees to new roles. Continue reading
The Hagerstown (MD) City Council has agreed in principle to a lease extension with the Hagerstown Suns (Single-A, South Atlantic League) to stay at Municipal Stadium for two more years. The new proposal has the Suns continuing to pay the city $35,000 for rent per year, but it will now be reinvested back into the stadium for improvements. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – As part of National Bobblehead Day on Thursday, the BlueClaws unveiled the Pork Roll, Egg & Cheese Bobbleheads that will be given out at three different games in 2016. Continue reading