Tag Archives: Triple-A

Plan for Downtown San Antonio Ballpark Questioned

San Antonio MissionsNo real news year, but weeks after Mayor Ivy Taylor announced plans to bring a Triple-A baseball team to downtown San Antonio (TX), current and former political leaders have raised questions about the proposed project.  Read more here.

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Filed under Design & Construction, Money & Financials, Stadium Issues

Chihuahuas Hold KISS Night

El Paso Chihuahuas HeadIn case you missed it, the El Paso Chihuahuas (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) celebrated the rock band KISS last Saturday night with special jerseys and KISS-related on-field entertainment and fun.  Read more here about KISS Night and other promos via Benjamin Hill’s Promo Watch.

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IronPigs Reach Five-Million Milestone

IronPigs LogoPRESS RELEASE – Backed by the highest four-game attendance start in franchise history, the IronPigs surpassed the five million mark for all-time regular season attendance at Coca-Cola Park this past weekend. Continue reading

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Grizzlies Unveil ‘Wild Things’ Food Truck

Fresno Grizzlies LogoPRESS RELEASE – Today the Defending Triple-A National Champion Fresno Grizzlies unveiled the latest addition to Chukchansi Park for the 2016 season at a press event at the ballpark. The “Wild Things” Food Truck, named in tribute of the Grizzlies’ original mascot, is adorned in team colors and logos and will be a stadium food fixture. Continue reading

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Filed under Amenities & Features, Branding & Marketing, Food & Beverage

Bisons, Blue Jays Extend PDC

Buffalo Bisons New Primary LogoToronto Blue Jays LogoPRESS RELEASE – Continuing their successful partnership both on the field and off, the Buffalo Bisons and Toronto Blue Jays today announced that the teams have signed a two-year extension of their current Player Development Contract. This extension will keep the Bisons as the Blue Jays’ Triple-A affiliate through the 2018 season. Continue reading

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If They Built It, Triple-A Sky Sox to San Antonio

San Antonio MissionsColorado Springs Sky Sox LogoSan Antonio (TX) Mayor Ivy Taylor announced Thursday that Triple-A baseball will come to San Antonio in 2019 if a new ballpark is built Downtown.  Taylor made the announcement with David Elmore of Elmore Sports Group, which owns the San Antonio Missions (Double-A, Texas League) and Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League).  Read more here.

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Filed under Design & Construction, League & Franchise, Market & Location, Stadium Issues

Local Art-Focused Mini Golf Course to be Added to First Tennessee Park

Nashville Sounds New Color Pick LogoThe Nashville Sounds (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) and Nashville-based Strategic Hospitality announced today they are hoping to start work within the next few weeks on a nine-hole miniature golf course for First Tennessee Park.  Read more here.

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