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Rocket City Christmas Light Show Is Back On November 12 

Santa’s Safari themed light show runs until January 2
November 9, 2021

The Rocket City Christmas Light Show and Winter Wonderland returns to Toyota Field for the second time beginning on Friday, November 12 and will continue until Sunday, January 2, 2022. “After welcoming over 25,000 cars of families to Toyota Field in 2020, we can’t wait to bring holiday cheer back

Trash Pandas Announce 2022 Game Times

Most home games at Toyota Field scheduled for 6:35 P.M.
November 5, 2021

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas have released game times for the 2022 season, which begins on the road in Birmingham on April 8 before the home opener at Toyota Field against the Pensacola Blue Wahoos at 6:35 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE

Trash Pandas Announce New Partnership with Marvel, Minor League Baseball

Three-year program promises "a universe of possibilities"
November 1, 2021

The Rocket City Trash Pandas are excited to announce a new three-year partnership with Marvel Entertainment in collaboration with Minor League Baseball. Rocket City, along with 95 other MiLB clubs, will participate in a promotional event series titled “Marvel’s Defenders of the Diamond.” A special “Defenders of the Diamond" Night

2022 Trash Pandas Mini Plans On Sale November 12

Fans can choose from Buzz, Sally, or Neil 20-game packages
November 3, 2021

Rocket City Trash Pandas mini plans for the 2022 season will be on sale to the general public beginning on Friday, November 12 at 9 a.m. Fans will have the option of either a Buzz, Sally, or Neil 20-game plan in honor of our favorite astronauts that race during every

2021 In Review: Trash Pandas Hitting - Part 2 

November 4, 2021

The Rocket City Trash Pandas put the Rocket in Rocket City often throughout the 2021 season, blasting off to the tune of a Double-A South best 152 home runs in their inaugural season. Many of those came at just the right time to turn a game around, or to write

2021 In Review: Trash Pandas Hitting - Part 1 

October 28, 2021

At the plate, the Rocket City Trash Pandas lived up to their name in the inaugural season. As a team, they hit 152 home runs over 110 games to lead Double-A South. The highlights came up and down the lineup against all opponents. In the third article of our Season

2021 In Review: Trash Pandas Pitching - Part 2 

October 21, 2021

The 2021 Rocket City Trash Pandas pitching staff had more than its share of highlights during the 2021 season. In case you missed the first installment of our Season In Review series, click here to see part one of the Top 10 Pitching Performances from the Rocket City Trash Pandas

2021 In Review: Trash Pandas Pitching - Part 1 

October 13, 2021

The 2021 Rocket City Trash Pandas season was filled with highs and lows on every front. But on the bump, the highs were especially sweet. Of the 36 pitchers to take the mound for the Trash Pandas in 2021, 10 went on to make their MLB debut for the Los

Rocket City Trash Pandas Unveil 2022 Schedule

Home Opener at Toyota Field set for April 12 vs. Pensacola
August 25, 2021

The Rocket City Trash Pandas are excited to announce the schedule for the 2022 Double-A South season. The second season in Rocket City history will begin on the road against the Birmingham Barons on Friday, April 8 with Opening Night at Toyota Field against the Pensacola Blue Wahoos scheduled for

2021 Rocket City Trash Pandas: Mission Accomplished

Rocket City tops Double-A attendance in Inaugural Season
September 21, 2021

It took 978 days. But it was worth the wait. The Rocket City Trash Pandas finally took the field for their Inaugural Season in May 2021 after the name was first unveiled in September 2018. Following an exhilarating 110-game regular season, the most meteoric team in Minor League Baseball launched

Trash Pandas Hosting Trunk or Treat on October 30

Halloween Movie Night to feature screening of The Haunted Mansion
October 20, 2021

ALL DETAILS + TICKETS Trunk or Treat and Halloween Movie Night will be returning to Toyota Field for the second time on Saturday, October 30. Trick-or-treating at Toyota Field will be from 5-7 p.m. in the Toyota Outfield Experience followed by a screening of The Haunted Mansion at 7:15 p.m.

Mitch Nay Named Double-A South Postseason All-Star

Rocket City third baseman set new career-high with 23 home runs
October 6, 2021

The Rocket City Trash Pandas are proud to announce third baseman Mitch Nay has been named a Double-A South Postseason All-Star for the 2021 season. The first All-Star in Trash Pandas history, Nay previously earned All-Star selections for High-A Daytona in 2018 and Low-A Lansing in 2014. Nay, 28, was

Launched To The League: From Rocket City to Los Angeles

Former Trash Pandas making their mark with Angels
September 16, 2021

The goal of every baseball player is to reach the Major Leagues. For a quarter of the pitchers to take the mound for the Rocket City Trash Pandas in 2021, that dream has come true. Nine former Trash Pandas have climbed the ladder to reach the Major Leagues in 2021,

Trash Pandas To Host Beer & Wine Fest On October 9 

Samples of over 100 selections available at Toyota Field
October 6, 2021

The Beer & Wine Festival will be returning to Toyota Field for the second time on Saturday, October 9. Over 100 beer and wine selections will be available for unlimited sampling for guests aged 21 and older. No minors will be permitted. CLICK HERE TO SEE A LIST OF ALL

Trash Pandas, Blue Wahoos Canceled Saturday & Sunday

September 18, 2021

Following testing and contact tracing within the Rocket City Trash Pandas organization, Saturday and Sunday's games at Toyota Field between the Rocket City Trash Pandas and Pensacola Blue Wahoos have been canceled. Tonight, fans are still welcome to come to Toyota Field and watch the Auburn vs. Penn State football

Trash Pandas, Blue Wahoos Cancelled Friday

September 17, 2021

MADISON, Alabama – Following delays in receiving test results that are beyond our control and to allow for additional testing and contact tracing within the Rocket City Trash Pandas organization, Friday’s game, September 17, at Toyota Field between the Rocket City Trash Pandas and Pensacola Blue Wahoos has been canceled.

Meet The Bash Pandas: Rocket City Brings Power at the Plate

Rocket City Brings The Power At The Plate
September 1, 2021

The feeling is hard to describe. But when it happens, you know it. For the Rocket City Trash Pandas, the feeling has happened early and often in their inaugural season. Over the first 98 games, Rocket City has launched 146 home runs, far and away the most in Double-A South.

Trash Pandas, Blue Wahoos Postponed Thursday

September 16, 2021

MADISON, Alabama – To allow for additional testing and contact tracing within the Rocket City Trash Pandas organization, Thursday’s game, September 16, at Toyota Field between the Rocket City Trash Pandas and Pensacola Blue Wahoos has been postponed. We are adhering to Minor League Baseball’s health and safety protocols and

Molina Marvelous in 4-0 Trash Pandas Win

Rocket City starter strikes out 11 over eight scoreless innings
September 15, 2021

MADISON, Alabama – Rocket City Trash Pandas starting pitcher Cristopher Molina put the team on his back on Wednesday night, throwing eight scoreless innings in a 4-0 win over the Pensacola Blue Wahoos in front of a crowd of 5,303 on Wednesday night at Toyota Field. The win snaps Rocket

Late Pensacola Homer Hands Trash Pandas 3-2 Loss

Torii Hunter Jr. drives in both Rocket City runs in loss
September 14, 2021

MADISON, Alabama – In a tightly contested game, one pitch in the ninth inning made all the difference as the Rocket City Trash Pandas fell to the Pensacola Wahoos 3-2 in the opener of their six-game series at Toyota Field on Tuesday night. With the score tied 2-2 in the

Trash Pandas End Road Schedule With 9-2 Defeat

Rocket City swept by Birmingham in six-game series
September 12, 2021

The Rocket City Trash Pandas ended the final road trip of their inaugural season with a 9-2 loss to the Birmingham Barons on Sunday afternoon in the finale of their six-game series at Regions Field. The loss is the Trash Pandas’ seventh in a row and puts Rocket City (53-55)