Tag Archives: South Atlantic League

BlueClaws Welcome Lifeguard ‘RipTide’ to the Family

Lakewood BlueClaws Alternative LogoPRESS RELEASE – While the flowers bloom and the temperature rises, in Florida, March also means the start of the baseball season. Out on fields across the Sunshine State, under the bright sun, collections of players work to hone their skills and become teams. Meanwhile, fans come down from the north to avoid the last winter snow watch the baseball season emerge. Continue reading

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BlueClaw to Host Harry Potter Night May 20, Team to Wear Special Jerseys

Lakewood BlueClaws Alternative LogoPRESS RELEASE – FirstEnergy Park will be the fifth house of the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry on Friday, May 20th when the BlueClaws host Harry Potter Night at FirstEnergy Park! Continue reading

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Macon-Bibb Officials Tour Fluor Field for Ideas

Macon GeorgiaSeveral Macon (GA) leaders, including Mayor Robert Reichert, traveled out to South Carolina to visit baseball stadiums in hopes of finding ideas for Macon’s proposed new baseball stadium.  Read more and view photos here.  Read about feasibility study here.

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Power Host ‘Redneck Night 5’ May 28

West Virginia Power Secondary LogoPRESS RELEASE – The West Virginia Power are pleased to announce the addition of national recording artists Love and Theft to the festivities of Redneck Night on May 28. The Power will host the Columbia Fireflies during the fifth incarnation of this award-winning promotion, which will feature a pre-game and post game concert by the duo from Nashville. Continue reading

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Ballpark Consultant Withdraws Disputed $23.7K Invoice

Hagerstown Suns LogoA financial consultant has waived its $23,750 bill to Spotsylvania County (VA) for a 2015 analysis of a proposed taxpayer-financed minor league baseball stadium.  Read more here.

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Saints AGM Scott Bush to Become SVP, Business Development for Goldklang Group

St. Paul Saints Hat LogoPRESS RELEASE – Scott Bush began his baseball career as an intern with the St. Paul Saints in 2004, holding several prominent roles within the organization that culminated with his most recent stint as Assistant General Manager. Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Spirit Communications Park (Columbia, SC)

BaseballParks.com LogoColumbia Firefies Primary LogoJoe Mock from BaseballParks.com recently visited Spirit Communications Park, the new home of the Columbia Fireflies (Single-A, South Atlantic League).  Mr. Mock, who just launched a new and improved website, provides a comprehensive review of the ballpark that covers its development, design and construction, amenities, concessions, and overall fan experience.  Read more and view photos here.

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