Photos from the recent 3 game homestand between the Batavia Muckdogs and Tigers:
Lowe’s sponsored a Build and Grow Clinic on the concourse during the game.
Tyler Collinshit 2 HR’s, including the walkoff home run in the 12th inning, on Saturday night.
First Baseman Aaron Westlake, the Tigers’ 3rd round pick this June, made his debut with the Tigers.
The Pizza Girl made her final appearance at Dodd Stadium this season during the homestand.
The Tigers’ next home game is Sunday against Lowell.
As part of the activities on Saturday night, Lowes sponsored a Build and Grow clinic on the concourse.
Lowe’s is located off Exit 84 on 395 in Lisbon.
The Boardwalk is home to the original Nathan’s Famous.
Photos from the recently finished a 6 games in 5 days homestand:
The Field was designed with patriotism in mind.
A fireworks show and comedian followed the game.
The Day had a special ticket offers for readers Saturday night,
A check presentation was made during the game to Officer Michelle Wyatt, as part of Cop on Top, a fundraiser benefiting Special Olympics.
With the numerous roster moves made by the Tigers the past week, many new players are in Connecticut.
Below is some biographical information on some members of the home team.
#44 Scott Green is a relief pitcher. The 6-7, 245 righty was a 3rd round pick in 2008 out of Kentucky. Green picked up a win and a loss this past homestand.
#29 Thomas Collier is a right handed pitcher. The 22nd round pick this June out of San Jacinto College (Houston, TX) started Monday’s game for the Tigers.
#49 Tyler Collins was the Tigers’ 6th round pick in 2011 out of Howard Junior College. The Lubbock, TX native bats left handed and plays outfield.
#46 Alexander Moreno was signed as a non-drafted free agent in 2008. The outfielder hails from Caracas, Venezuela.
Fireworks and a comedian will follow the game.
The Tigers recently completed their 8 games, 3 city road trip, the longest of the season.
Tigers’ Hall of Famer Al Kaline, who will be appearing at Dodd Stadium on August 8th, stopped by the Tigers’ radio booth.
With a Tuesday night game followed by a 11 am Camp Day game on Wednesday, the Tigers and the ValleyCats played 2 games in less than 24 hours (Note: the Tigers and Renegades also played a Morning game on Monday).
As per NYPL scheduling, the Tigers do not visit Williamsport this year, but did in 2010. All of the Stedler and Pinckney Division teams play one series against each other every season, just the site is alternated.
For example, in 2010 the Tigers played at Batavia, Jamestown and Williamsport, while hosting Auburn, Mahoning Valley and State College.
This season, Williamsport (July 23-25), Batavia (July 30-August 1) and Jamestown (August 9-11) visit Dodd Stadium; and the Tigers travel to Mahoning Valley (July 13-15), Auburn (August 2-4) and State College (August 12-14).