Articles from 2012
The New York Mets have added righthanded pitchers Zack Wheeler, Hansel Robles, Gonzalez Germen and Greg Burke, lefthanded pitcher Darin Gorski and infielder Wilfredo Tovar to the 40-man roster, which now is at 39. Robles, Gorski and Tovar all played in Brooklyn.
At the end of each season the New York-Penn League, a Class-A short-season league, holds annual awards that honor the best teams, executives, and club staff of the year. This season the Cyclones were honored as a team, as well as one individual from the front office staff.
The Cyclones will open up the NYPL SemiFinals on Friday evening when they take on the Hudson Valley Renegades in Game One of a best-of-three series. The division rivals are familiar with each other, having squared off 10 times this season with Brooklyn going 7-3 against the Renegades. Here's a look at the series at a glance.
Come out to the ballpark on Tuesday, September 4th as the Cyclones make a final push for the playoffs! The team will take on the Lowell Spinners at 6:00 PM. The first 3,000 fans in attendance will receive a Kirk Nieuwenhuis t-shirt jersey; and after the game, everyone can run the bases.
Come out to the ballpark on Monday, September 3rd when the Cyclones take on the Lowell Spinners at 6:00 PM and enjoy the Feast-ival. This mouth-watering food option includes a barbeque buffet of Nathan’s hot dogs, Brooklyn Burgers, baked beans, watermelon, potato chips, popcorn, ice cream, lemonade, and iced tea.
Don't let the summer get away just yet. Head to Coney Island for some Fireworks, BBQ and Baseball on Labor Day when Brooklyn welcomes the Lowell Spinners. In honor of the holiday, the team is offering a special Feastival package, which costs just $18 and includes All-You-Can-Eat BBQ.
On Saturday, August 25th the Cyclones will take on the Staten Island Yankees at MCU Park at 6:00 pm. Brooklyn will be wearing special jerseys that will be raffled off throughout the game that will have a unique design featuring the one-of-a-kind Coney Island Skyline.
Wednesday, August 22 is Bark in the Park Night. Fans are asked to bring a can of dog and cat food to be donated to the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals – a coalition of more than 150 animal rescue groups and shelters working with Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C) to end the killing of healthy and treatable cats and dogs at AC&C shelters.
Sunday is Funday at MCU Park. This Sunday, fans have the chance to head to the field pre-game for a special autograph session with Cyclones players, and then stick around post-game for Kid Run the Bases. But that's not all. The first 3,000 fans in attendance will receive a full-sized wooden bat that is PERFECT for autographs. That's a Sunday full of excitement from beginning to end!
On July 4th, Coney Island will be the perfect place to jump start your summer. Enjoy the Nathan's hot dog eating contest, spend some time at the beach and then cap your day with the first-place Cyclones and postgame fireworks. We have All-You-Can Eat Seats, Pay One Price Plans and more!
In honor of Joey Chesnut's record performance down the block at the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, all bleacher tickets for tonight's game will be $6.50 starting at 1:15 pm. We know he ate 68 hot dogs and buns, but we figure by this point he's "refunded" at least three of them. Offer is valid ONLY at MCU Park box office.
The Brooklyn Cyclones are proud to announce an all-new partnership with 89.5 WSOU – Seton Hall University Radio, as the team’s new flagship station for game broadcasts during the 2012 season. WSOU will air Opening Day and all 38 Cyclones road games over the airwaves on 89.5 FM, while streaming the entire 76-game season (and any playoff games) at BrooklynCyclones.com.