The Staten Island Yankees (Single-A, New York-Penn League) will celebrate their 20th Anniversary of baseball on Staten Island in 2019. Next season will be even more special as the New York-Penn League All-Star Game will be played at Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George on Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Read more here.
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As commercial real estate is snapped up in the St. George area, one location has been conspicuously undeveloped — a 7,500-square-foot retail space operated by the New York City Economic Development Corp. adjacent to the Richmond County Bank Ballpark, home of the Staten Island Yankees (Single-A, New York-Penn League). Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – The Staten Island Yankees are taking on a new identity on Saturday nights this season. The team will change its name to the Staten Island Pizza Rats for the five Saturday home games, beginning June 23, at Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George.
PRESS RELEASE – In June, we announced plans to change our team name for the first time since arriving on Staten Island in 1999. Change is never easy, especially when your name is associated with one of the most iconic brands in sports, the New York Yankees. Continue reading
After more than 2,000 fans submitted new team names as part of the Staten Island Yankees (Single-A, New York-Penn League) “Name The Team” Contest, the team has narrowed the list to five, including the Bridge Trolls, Heroes, Killer Bees, Pizza Rats, and Rock Pigeons. Fans have two weeks to vote for their favorite new identity. Click here to cast your vote.
Staten Island Yankees (Single-A, New York-Penn League) co-owner Glenn Reicin believes the minor-league franchise has a bright future that’s directly connected with the fortunes of the re-development of the St. George waterfront. Read more here. Read about the team’s attendance strategy here. Thanks to John Cerone for the links.
The Staten Island Yankees (Single-A, New York-Penn League) were surprised by the controversy surrounding a “Blue Lives Matter Day” held at its ballpark Sunday, according to a team official. Read more here.