Flying Squirrels hosting job fairs ahead of 2023 season
RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels are looking to hire part-time, game-day positions for the upcoming baseball season. The team has three upcoming job fairs for interested candidates to fill out applications and find out information about available positions.
"Bull Durham" star Robert Wuhl coming to Flying Squirrels' Opening Night
RICHMOND, Va. – Actor, comedian and writer Robert Wuhl, known for his role as Larry Hockett in the classic baseball movie, “Bull Durham,” will be the Richmond Flying Squirrels’ special guest for Opening Night on Friday, April 7, the team announced on Thursday.
Flying Squirrels announce 2023 promotional schedule
RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels released their promotional schedule for the 2023 season on Thursday afternoon, including fireworks dates, giveaways, theme nights and more.
Flying Squirrels' individual-game tickets on sale March 4 at Nutzy's Block Party
RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels will host their annual Nutzy’s Block Party on Saturday, March 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Blue Lot at The Diamond, the team announced on Wednesday.
Flying Squirrels win MiLB CommUNITY Champion Award
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels have been named the recipient of the 2022 Minor League Baseball CommUNITY Champion Award, MiLB announced on Sunday night.
Squirrels' Schmitt named Rawlings Gold Glove Award® winner
RICHMOND, Va. – Richmond Flying Squirrels third baseman Casey Schmitt has been named the Minor League third baseman recipient of the Rawlings Gold Glove Award® for defensive excellence, Minor League Baseball™ and Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., announced on Tuesday.
Budzinski named 2022 Paul Keyes RBI Award recipient
RICHMOND, Va. – Toronto Blue Jays first base coach and former professional baseball player Mark Budzinski is the recipient the 2022 Paul Keyes RBI Award, the Richmond Flying Squirrels announced on Monday.
Hall of Famer Andre Dawson headlining Flying Squirrels' Hot Stove
RICHMOND, Va. – Hall of Fame outfielder Andre Dawson will headline the Richmond Flying Squirrels’ 2022 Charity Hot Stove presented by Performance Foodservice on Thursday, November 10 at the Altria Theater, the team announced on Thursday.
Thank you, Richmond
Thank you… two simple words that are used to express gratitude. Sometimes, these two words most powerfully convey what is in our hearts. Thank you, Richmond, from your Flying Squirrels team, ownership, management, and employees. We love our hometown of RVA because we love our fans, friends, and neighbors. We
Flying Squirrels hosting annual 'Squirrel-O-Ween' on Oct. 28
RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels will host “Squirrel-O-Ween,” an annual Halloween celebration, at The Diamond on Friday, Oct. 28, the team announced on Friday.
Squirrels' season ends with 6-2 loss to SeaWolves
RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels were eliminated from the Eastern League postseason with a 6-2 loss to the Erie SeaWolves in Game 2 of the Southwest Division Series on Thursday night at The Diamond.
Big innings lift SeaWolves over Flying Squirrels in Game 1 of Division Series
ERIE, Pa. – A four-run fifth inning and strong pitching lifted the Erie SeaWolves to a 9-3 win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels in Game 1 of the Eastern League Southwest Division Series on Tuesday night at UPMC Park.
Limited tickets remain for Flying Squirrels' home playoff games this week
RICHMOND, Va. – The Flying Squirrels head into the Eastern League Playoffs this week to play a best-of-three Southwest Division Series against the Erie SeaWolves. After playing Game 1 on the road on Tuesday, the Flying Squirrels return home to Richmond for Game 2 on Thursday night, and first baseman
Squirrels close regular season with 3-1 win over SeaWolves
RICHMOND, Va. – Strong pitching and a pair of home runs rocketed the Richmond Flying Squirrels to a 3-1 win over the Erie SeaWolves in the regular-season finale Sunday afternoon at The Diamond. The Flying Squirrels also finished the season with the highest total and average attendance off all 30
Flying Squirrels announce 2022 team awards
RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels announced their 2022 team awards on Sunday afternoon. The award winners were recognized in a pregame ceremony prior to the regular-season finale against the Erie SeaWolves at The Diamond.
Richmond bats shut down in 5-1 loss to Erie
RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels trailed early and lost, 5-1, against the Erie SeaWolves on Saturday night at The Diamond.
Teng sets Squirrels' season strikeout record in 10-3 win over SeaWolves
RICHMOND, Va. – Kai-Wei Teng’s record-breaking outing and five home runs drove the Richmond Flying Squirrels to a 10-3 win over the Erie SeaWolves Friday night at The Diamond.
Heyward caps 12-inning thriller with walk-off hit
RICHMOND, Va. – In a 12-inning classic, Jacob Heyward delivered a walk-off single and sealed an 8-7 win for the Richmond Flying Squirrels over the Erie SeaWolves Thursday night at The Diamond.
Squirrels rally to force extras but fall to SeaWolves in 11
RICHMOND, Va. – Diego Rincones launched a game-tying homer in the eighth, but the Richmond Flying Squirrels fell to the Erie SeaWolves, 5-3, over 11 innings Wednesday night at The Diamond.
Rincones, Wilson homer but Squirrels fall to SeaWolves
RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels started a comeback with back-to-back homers in the fourth inning but fell to the Erie SeaWolves, 7-2, Tuesday night at The Diamond.
Ninth-inning rally boosts Richmond to 9-6 win
BOWIE, Md. – A three-run ninth inning rocketed the Richmond Flying Squirrels to a 9-6 win in a back-and-forth game against the Bowie Baysox on Sunday afternoon at Prince George’s Stadium.
Squirrels battle but fall in 2-1 walk-off victory for Baysox
BOWIE, Md. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels entered the bottom of the ninth inning tied but the Bowie Baysox delivered a walk-off sacrifice fly for a 2-1 victory Saturday night at Prince George’s Stadium.
Aldrete smashes game-winning homer in ninth for 5-2 win
BOWIE, Md. – Carter Aldrete delivered a go-ahead, three-run home run in the top of the ninth inning to break a tie game and send the Richmond Flying Squirrels to a 5-2 win over the Bowie Baysox on Friday night at Prince George’s Stadium.
Homestand Preview: Sept. 13-18
After a week-long road trip to Bowie, the Flying Squirrels return to Richmond for the final regular season homestand of 2022! The Squirrels will take on the Erie SeaWolves, Double-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers. The final home series includes a “Fauxback” Nutzy bobblehead giveaway, RVA Night, two fireworks shows
Squirrels' late comeback effort silenced in 6-5 loss
BOWIE, Md. – After allowing three straight runs, the Richmond Flying Squirrels attacked with a two-run eighth inning but could not complete the comeback in a 6-5 loss against the Bowie Baysox on Thursday night at Prince George’s Stadium.