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Five Reasons to Get Excited for Spring Sports in Columbus

Apr 12

The weather has finally broke, and we’re past the days of cold and snow (hopefully)! What better way to enjoy Spring in Columbus by attending these upcoming sporting events:

Columbus Blue Jackets in the Stanley Cup Playoffs

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BLOG: Fun Times for Minor League Baseball in Columbus

Oct 01

By Steve Wartenberg | Minor League baseball is all about having fun.

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RELEASE: Columbus Clippers to Host Minor League Baseball’s Promotional Seminar This Week

Sep 28

Three-day idea-sharing seminar set for Sept. 29 to Oct. 1 at Greater Columbus Convention Center

Columbus (September 28, 2015) – The Minor League Baseball Promotional Seminar will be held in Columbus on Tuesday, September 29 through Thursday, October 1. This year’s seminar is expected to draw 350-400 attendees with over 30 guest speakers. The projected attendance could make the seminar one of the highest attended events since Minor League Baseball took over planning and execution in 1998.

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BLOG: Columbus Clippers have a rich baseball history

Sep 24

by Steve Wartenberg | There’s nothing Joe Santry enjoys more than talking baseball, especially the long and fascinating history of the National Pastime here in Columbus.

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BLOG: Free postseason games a success for the Clippers

Sep 16

By Steve Wartenberg | The combination of playoff baseball, a perfect September evening and free tickets added up to something special at Huntington Park on Tuesday night as the Clippers hosted Indianapolis in the opening game of the Governor’s Cup.

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RELEASE: Minor League Baseball to Host 2015 Promotional Seminar in Columbus

Nov 06

MiLB Promotional Seminar headed to Columbus in 2015

Three-day idea-sharing seminar set for Sept. 29 to Oct. 1 in Ohio

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Columbus Clippers Celebrate 200th Day of Columbus 200th Year with Special Game

Jul 16

Join The Columbus Clippers as the team celebrates the 200th day of the 200th year of our city’s bicentennial THIS Wednesday, July 18 against the Louisville Bats.

The first 2000 fans can purchase walk-up general admission when the gates open for just 200 pennies ($2.00).Reserved family passes (2 adults & up to 4 kids) can be purchased for $20.12 in advance or day of game.

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Pepsi Max Field of Dreams Event Features Hitting Exhibition and Free Friday Concert at Columbus Commons

May 04

Pepsi MAX Hitting Exhibition and Free Friday Concert at Columbus Commons

On Friday, May 11, it’s “play ball” at Columbus Commons from 4:00 – 9:45 p.m. The Commons will be the site for Major League Baseball’s legends of the game, including Reggie Jackson and Wade Boggs, to showcase their strength, accuracy and hitting prowess. The Grand Lawn will be transformed into a skills field, complete with hitting targets and a scoring system. There will be ample spectator viewing throughout the park where kids of all ages can reach out and catch a piece of history.

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Columbus Baseball Invitational to Showcase Jewish Day School Athletes

May 02

The Columbus Baseball Invitational – dubbed The Jewish World Series – is scheduled for May 17-20

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Pepsi MAX Field of Dreams Game Comes to Huntington Park

May 01

Columbus Resident Tim Wisecup To Play Against MLB Legends Johnny Bench, Frank Thomas, Reggie Jackson and More at Huntington Park!

In the fall of 2011, fans across the country had the chance to vote for one of four finalists they wanted to host the Pepsi MAX Field of Dreams game.  The winner of the Pepsi MAX Field of Dreams contest was Columbus resident Tim Wisecup and on May 12th, he will be joined by 10 of his friends at Huntington Park to play a 6-inning baseball game against a team of MLB legends including Johnny Bench, Frank Thomas, Reggie Jackson and more.  A full lineup by position can be seen below.

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