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Blue Crabs Replace Ballpark Videoboard

One of the major additions to the start of the 2019 Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (Independent Professional, Atlantic League) season at Regency Furniture Stadium in Waldorf (MD) is the brand-new LED video board from Brookings (SD)-based Daktronics out in right-center field.  Read more here.

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GM Talks About Climbing the Blue Crabs Ladder, Her Love of the Business

General Manager Courtney Knichel stood on the concourse along the third base line, right behind the season-ticket holders, her favorite place to watch the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (Independent Professional, Atlantic League).  Read more here.

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Muckdogs to Waldorf: Not So Fast?

Batavia Muckdogs LogoInitial reports about the latest rumor said a minority-led group purchased the Batavia Muckdogs (Single-A, New York-Penn League) and wants it to move to Waldorf (MD).  And that’s where a sort of spider web of overlapping baseball intrigue begins to occur for the potential move.  Read more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.

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More on Muckdogs Move to Waldorf

Batavia Muckdogs LogoThe slow-but-sure demise of the Batavia Muckdogs (Single-A, New York-Penn League) franchise might soon open the door to a new chapter of Minor League Baseball history.  If all goes according to plan, the Muckdogs will soon become the only majority black-owned team in baseball.  Read more from Baseball America here.

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Team ‘Hermit Crabs’ and Special Jerseys for Opening Day, Plan to Give Away 1,000 Live Hermit Crabs Goes Plastic

So MD Blue Crabs logoPRESS RELEASE – Once again Crustacean Nation has spoken, and the Blue Crabs listened! Recently the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, Maryland’s premier minor league baseball team, announced that on Opening Day the team would present the first 1,000 fans with live hermit crabs and terrariums. Continue reading

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Blue Crabs Break Attendance Record

So MD Blue Crabs logoPRESS RELEASE – The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs and Regency Furniture Stadium broke a new attendance record. Thursday’s July 4 paid attendance of 8,213 at the ballpark surpassed the previous record held on April 30, 2010’s Opening Day when 8,126 fans filled the stadium. Continue reading

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Blue Crabs Appoint New General Manager

So MD Blue Crabs logoPRESS RELEASE – Fresh off their 5th anniversary season and fourth consecutive playoff appearance, the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs have announced the appointment of Patrick Day as new general manager of the franchise. Day will focus on providing strategic direction and assist the Blue Crabs in maintaining their status as a community leader, as well as focus on the day-to-day operations Continue reading

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