Articles from August 2013
With just six games left, the Cyclones find themselves 1/2 a game in front of the Aberdeen IronBirds in the race for the McNamara Division title. The two teams will square off in a win-or-go-home series this weekend at MCU Park. Head to the ballpark for fireworks on Saturday, pre-game autographs on Sunday and Cyclones baseball with playoffs on the line!
Head to MCU Park on Thursday, August 29th as the Cyclones and Yankees take a trip back in time as we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the first game played at Ebbets Field. The first 3,000 fans in attendance will receive a 1913 style jersey courtesy of MCU.
The Cyclones and Staten Island Yankees will renew the best rivalry in Minor League Baseball with a quick two-game series, the last meetings between the clubs during the 2013 season. The Cyclones will take on the Yankees at MCU Park on Thursday, August 29th at 7:00 PM. It's also the last Jersday Thursday of the season.
Bring your pooch to the park for the annual Cyclones Bark in the Park on August 28th. Tickets cost just $10 and include admission for you and your furry friend. Tickets can only be purchased in person at the MCU Park box office or by calling 718-382-2604.
Head to MCU Park on Monday, August 26th and YOU could be one of the lucky fans who heads home with a Daniel Murphy Pot O'Gold Bobblehead courtesy of Holiday Inn Express. It's also Breezy Point / Rockaway Night to benefit the Breezy Point Disaster Relief Fund and The Graybeards.
On Monday, August 26th the Cyclones will hold their final Meaningful Monday of the season with Breezy Point / Rockaway Night to benefit The Breezy Point Disaster Relief Fund and The GrayBeards. You can purchase a Field Box Seat and a Breezy or Rock Strong shirt for just $20.
The Cyclones will close out their five-game series with the Staten Island Yankees on Thursday with an evening full of entertainment from start to finish. The first 3,000 fans in attendance will receive a Coney Skyline Jersey courtesy of Pepsi and then stick around after the game for post-game fireworks.
The Cyclones and Alliance for Coney Island will be joining for a rather unique celebration on Monday, August 19th in celebration of Diverstiy Day on Coney Island. Prior to the Cyclones 5:30 game against the Staten Island Yankees, there will be a rededication of the Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese statue, located in front of MCU Park. Later on in the evening guests will be invited to watch a special screening of "42" on the Beach.
Be a part of Sunday Funday at MCU Park on Sunday, August 18th when the Cyclones take on the Vermont Lake Monsters. Before the game, fans can meet the Cyclones on the field for an autograph session, thens tick around post-game for Kids Run the Bases. PLUS the first 3,000 fans in attendance will receive a Cyclones drawstring bag courtesy of LIU.
On Saturday, August 17th the Doctor will be IN at MCU Park. The first 3,000 fans in attendance will receive a Dr. Sandy Bobblehead courtesy of MCU. Then stick around after the game for a special post-game fireworks show set to the music from great Disney films as part of Princess Day at the ballpark.
Don't miss out on the coolest giveaway of the summer (Get it? Because hockey is played on ice?) when the first 3,000 fans in attendance at the August 14th game against the Hudson Valley Renegades receive a Cyclones Hockey Jersey. It's also Wacky Wednesday, so all tickets will cost just $10.
On Wednesday, August 14th the cast of the Broadway hit "Rock of Ages" will be on hand at MCU Park when the Cyclones take on the Renegades. Throughout the game, lucky fans will have the chance to win tickets to "Broadway's Best Party." And if the Cyclones are trailing heading into the bottom of the ninth "Don't Stop Believing!"
On Sunday, the Cyclones will host their annual Salute to Sandlot Baseball with a special vintage baseball exhibition game prior to the scheduled 5:00 PM Cyclones game. The New York Atlantics will entertain the crowd with a old time baseball game, played with rules from the early 1900's.
On Thursday, August 8th, the first 3,000 fans in attendance for the Cyclones vs. Tigers game at 7:00 PM will have the choice between a black and white or orange and blue jersey as Brooklyn fans get to choose their colors and show their fandom on the basketball court.