Whataburger Field 2023 College Slate Announced
Kleberg Bank College Classic February 24-26
CORPUS CHRISTI – Get your college baseball fix at Whataburger Field this February with tickets on sale now for nine contests featuring Kansas, Valparaiso, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, Houston, Utah and Incarnate Word. Kansas and Valparaiso open their 2023 campaigns February 17-19 followed by the Kleberg Bank College Classic February 24-26.
Former Manager Mike Jirschele Returns to Lead Storm Chasers
Royals announce full 2023 Storm Chasers Coaching Staff
PAPILLION, Neb. – The Kansas City Royals today announced the 2023 Omaha Storm Chasers coaching staff, headlined by the return of former Omaha Manager Mike Jirschele. Jirschele will be joined on the Storm Chasers coaching staff by pitching coach Dane Johnson, hitting coach Bijan Rademacher, assistant coach Chris Nelson, athletic
Astros Caravan in Corpus Christi January 17
Hooks Season Members treated to private Q&A session
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Sparkling City by the Sea plays host to World Series Champions and former Hooks J.J. Matijevic and Korey Lee when the Houston Astros Caravan comes to town on Tuesday, January 17.
The caravan is set to tour the city with private stops throughout the day at
Steve Soliz Appointed 13th Field Manager in Fresno Grizzlies History for 2023 Season
Soliz enters third year with Fresno after spending 2022 as Bench Coach
Fresno, CA - The Fresno Grizzlies and Colorado Rockies have announced the Fresno field staff for the 2023 season with a new man at the helm. Steve Soliz, who was the Grizzlies Bench Coach in 2022 and the Development Supervisor in 2021, will take the reins from Robinson Cancel, who
Hooks Job Fair Set for January 18 & 19
Both sessions run from 3 to 7 p.m. at Whataburger Field
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Corpus Christi Hooks are hosting their annual job fair in anticipation of the 2023 season.
Two sessions will be available, the first beginning on Wednesday, January 18 followed by Thursday, January 19 on the Whataburger Field concourse. Both events will be held from 3 to 7
Hooks Host Javelinas in April 4 Friendly
Tickets on sale now at cchooks.com
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Corpus Christi Hooks, Double-A affiliate of the Houston Astros, and Texas A&M-Kingsville Javelinas kick off the 2023 season at Whataburger Field with a Tuesday, April 4 exhibition game.
First pitch is set for 6:35 PM with gates opening at 5:35.
Tickets are on sale now at
Storm Chasers Announce New Broadcaster
Nicholas Badders joins the team and the new “Voice of the Chasers”
PAPILLION, Neb. – The Omaha Storm Chasers have announced Nicholas Badders as the new “Voice of the Chasers”.
Badders comes to the Chasers after serving as the Radio Broadcaster for the Northwest Arkansas Naturals, the AA affiliate of the Kansas City Royals, for the past two seasons. The Livermore, CA
Hooks Fans Donate Nearly $72,000 in 2022
Donations made via Astros Foundation 50/50 Raffle
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Corpus Christi Hooks awarded over $70,000 this past season to several local non-profits through contributions made by fans towards the Astros Foundation Share2Care 50/50 raffle.
Non-profit recipients included CC RIMZ, Texas State Aquarium, Make-A-Wish Texas Gulf Coast & Louisiana, Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Foundation, The
Chihuahuas & Locomotive Deliver Beds to Families in time for the Holidays
The team of volunteers will deliver beds to the Ramos and Lubreras families, respectively, Saturday, December 17.
EL PASO, TEXAS - December 16, 2022 - Two weeks after building and assembling beds, the Chihuahuas Volunteer Pack and Locomotive Heart of Goal, both presented by Helen of Troy, are partnering with Sleep In Heavenly Peace (SHP) El Paso Chapter to deliver beds to children of two El Paso
MLB, Durbin announce new netting requirements
Minor League clubs required to extend nets between poles by '25
Major League Baseball and U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) announced a new requirement today to have extensive protective netting in place at all Professional Development League (PDL) ballparks. The netting initiative was adopted at the 2022 Winter Meetings after being unanimously approved by the MLB PDL Executive Board.
Fresno Grizzlies’ David Jacinto Wins California League Groundskeeper of the Year Award
Honor marks Jacinto’s second time being voted top in his field
Fresno, CA - Last night, the Fresno Grizzlies and Minor League Baseball announced that Grizzlies’ Groundskeeper David Jacinto has won the California League Groundskeeper of the Year Award. This is Jacinto’s second time winning the top groundskeeper award in his career and first in the California League.
David, who joined
Sweet, LaRocque win Coolbaugh, Bender Awards
Nashville skipper, Cardinals' assistant GM earn coaching honors
SAN DIEGO -- Minor League Baseball announced the selection of Milwaukee Brewers Minor League manager Rick Sweet as the recipient of the 14th annual Mike Coolbaugh Award, and St. Louis Cardinals assistant general manager and director of player development Gary LaRocque as the 14th winner of the Sheldon “Chief” Bender
Chihuahuas & Locomotive to Build and Assemble Beds for Area Children and Families for the Holiday
The build will take place Saturday, December 3 at Southwest University Park
Chihuahuas to Launch Paws for Presents Donation Drive, Presented by AT&T
Holiday donation drive to benefit the Child Crisis Center of El Paso
Chihuahuas and GECU Unveil 10th Year Celebration Logo and Jerseys Ahead of 2023 Season
The reveal included a 10th year logo, the 10th year jersey, and the new brown and yellow jerseys the team will wear to show their affiliation with the San Diego Padres.
EL PASO – November 18, 2022 – The El Paso Chihuahuas unveiled its 10th Year Celebration, presented by GECU, Friday along with a new set of jerseys ahead of the 2023 season.
The reveal included a 10th year logo, the 10th year jersey, and the new brown and yellow jerseys
Zach Daniels Named to the End-of-the-Year All-Star Team
Tourists Outfielder Led the Club with 23 Home Runs
ASHEVILLE- Minor League Baseball has announced the 2022 High Class-A All-Star Teams for the three High-A leagues. In the South Atlantic League, the Asheville Tourists are represented by Zach Daniels, who was voted one of the top outfielders in 2022. Ballots were submitted by members of all 12 teams in