Tag Archives: Whataburger Field

Hooks New Field Nears Completion

Corpus Christi Hooks LogoPRESS RELEASE – After 11 years of Hooks baseball and 12 years after the construction of Whataburger Field began, the Ballpark by the Bay’s playing surface received a makeover. In conjunction with Ryan Sanders Sports Turf Services, Landscapes Unlimited and King Ranch Turf Grass, the Hooks’ grounds crew drew one step closer to completing a resurfacing Wednesday when it laid new sod across the field. Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Whataburger Field (Corpus Christi, TX)

Corpus Christi Hooks LogoMLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill recently visited Whataburger Field, home of the Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks (Texas League).  Read more and view photos here.

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14-Game High School Slate Begins Monday at Whataburger Field

Corpus Christi Hooks LogoPRESS RELEASE – Pay no attention to the weather. The “interschool games” portion of the University Interscholastic League’s high school baseball calendar begins Monday, with all area teams opening by Thursday the 20th. Continue reading

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Hooks, City to Extend Ballpark Lease

PRESS RELEASE – Ryan Sanders Baseball officials announced today that they have reached a tentative agreement with the City of Corpus Christi that would extend the current stadium lease an additional 15 years and keep the Corpus Christi Hooks Double-A professional baseball club in Corpus Christi through 2035. Continue reading

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Baseball Capital of South Texas

PRESS RELEASE – It’ll be another two and a half months before the Corpus Christi Hooks begin the home portion of their 2011 schedule. The Hooks, Tulsa Drillers and their audience celebrate the return of Texas League Baseball to Whataburger Field with a Stripes Thirsty Thursday on April 14 at 7:05. Continue reading

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Corpus Christi’s Premier College Baseball Events

PRESS RELEASE – Your Corpus Christi Hooks and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders are teaming up to present the best in College Baseball at Whataburger Field. Here’s the scoop: Continue reading

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‘Shotgun’, Charlie Daniels Highlight 2010 Ziegfest at Whataburger

PRESS RELEASE – The steer “Shotgun” brands Ziegfest 2010 as a truly Texan event with a free photograph session October 2 at Whataburger Field. Continue reading

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Boxing Bolsters Ballpark Revenue

Corpus Christi Hooks ThumbWhataburger Field in Corpus Christi, TX and QuickTrip Ballpark in Grand Prarie, TX both hosted boxing events with crowds of approximately 5,000.  Admission to each venue was free, but boxing fans could updgrade to reserved seats for $5 or $10.  Read more here.

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