Articles from June 2014
First it was the Del Boca Brooklyn Rooftop. That sold out in six minutes. Next came the "Double Dip Your Chip" Suite Offer and that was gone faster than a speeding bullet (We had to make a Superman reference, this is a night about Seinfeld after all.) But we're not done yet. We have 100 tickets left in the main seating bowl that will go on sale Wednesday, June 18th at 10 AM as part of our "Free Soup for You" ticket offer.
The Cyclones will take on the Staten Island Yankees on Sunday, June 29th for our first Family Sunday of the season. Show up early for a photo op with Cyclones mascots Pee Wee and Sandy and then stick around after the game for Kids Run the Bases. It's a fun filled day from start to finish!
Head to MCU Park on Friday, June 27th when the Cyclones take on their cross-bridge rival Staten Island Yankees at 7:00 PM. The first 2,500 fans in attendance will receive one of these All-Star Game Visors courtesy of Pepsi. But that's not all, stick around after the game for our first Friday Night Fireworks show of the year and start your summer with a BANG!
It has been three years since Jhoan Ureña's has seen him play, but Wednesday night was a special one for the two as they reunited in Brooklyn as Jhoan and the Cyclones took on Aberdeen.
Jersday Thursdays are always some of our most popular nights of the season and this year will be no different. On Thursday, June 26th, the first 3,000 fans in attendance at our 7:00 PM game against the Aberdeen IronBirds will receive a Cyclones Soccer Jersey as we celebrate all things soccer in honor of the World Cup.
Come on down to MCU Park on Wednesday, June 25th for the Price is Right Night. ALL TICKETS - from the first row to the last row - will be just $10. But that's not all, we'll have Plinco, we'll have a "Showcase Showdown," we'll have an entire night dedicated to one of the most successful game shows in television history. Plus, the first 2,500 fans in attendance will receive the first of our All-Star Cup Series giveaways.
Broadway musicals, $10 tickets, Jersday Thursday, Fireworks, Visor Giveaway and Kids Run the bases...sounds like a full week. The Cyclones return home to MCU Park on Monday to open a stretch of five home games this week. Here's a closer look at that's in store.
They say the neon lights are bright...in Brooklyn? Well at least for one night they will be. When the Cyclones take on the Hudson Valley Renegades on Monday, June 23rd, MCU Park will be transformed into the Great White Way with performances from some of the best and brightest from around the area.
On June 16th, the baseball world lost both a great player and a great man in Tony Gwynn. His untimely death sent a shockwave through all of baseball and particularly hit home with Cyclones manager Tom Gamboa who had the fortune of working with Gwynn in the Padres organization.
The Cyclones will kick off their second series of the season on Tuesday, June 17th against the Hudson Valley Renegades. Stick around after the game for fireworks plus EVERYONE gets to run the bases. But that's not all, everyone's favorite beagle - Snoopy - will be on hand courtesy of MetLife.
Honus Wagner, Shoeless Joe, Ty Cobb, Mickey Mantle, Ken Griffey, Jr and now, you? This season, the Brooklyn Cyclones are allowing fans to upload their own baseball card, share it via social media and in the end, one fan will have their own baseball card included in the 2014 Brooklyn Cyclones Team Set.
Municipal Credit Union and the Brooklyn Cyclones will offer three Youth Baseball and Softball Clinics, free of charge, for boys and girls between the ages of 7 and 14. Children will receive instruction on the field at MCU Park from former big league star and MCU spokesperson John Franco.
You never know what you'll see when you come to MCU Park, but on Monday's during the 2014 season that will truly be the case thanks to the all-new Magical Mondays. At every Monday Cyclones home game, our friends from Magic at Coney will be performing throughout the ballpark before and during the games.
Just over a week ago, Josh Prevost saw his dream of becoming a professional baseball player become a reality when he was selected in the fifth round of the MLB Draft by the New York Mets. It just wasn't the same without his biggest fan by his side.
You want bobbleheads? We got 'em. You want jerseys? We got 'em. On Monday, June 16th the Cyclones will take on the rival Staten Island Yankees and the first 2,500 fans in attendance will get a choice of some of our favorite giveaways from the last few seasons.
Casey Meisner will take the mound as the starting pitcher for the home opener against the Staten Island Yankees on Saturday night. The Mets drafted Meisner out of high school in the third round of the MLB Draft and he's raring to show Cyclones fans that the sky is the limit for this righthander.
Nothing says summertime like fireworks, and throw in some baseball and you have a night that EVERYONE can enjoy. The Cyclones will start the 2014 season with three-straight fireworks shows on Opening Day, Saturday, June 14th followed by Monday, June 16th vs. Staten Island and Tuesday, June 17th vs. Hudson Valley.
On a day in our nation’s history that is forever connected to the sacrifices made by the members of our armed forces, the Cyclones have announced that they will partner with Rolling Thunder - NYC Chapters to have a Chair of Honor at MCU Park. The chair, which will be painted black and feature the POW / MIA emblem, will remain unoccupied in perpetuity in honor of the more than 80,000 American soldiers who have gone missing in action.