Knights to host “Women in Baseball Night” on Tuesday

The Charlotte Knights will pay tribute to the women who helped shaped the game of baseball with “Women in Baseball Night” tomorrow night at 7:05, when the Knights take on the Triple-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds, the Louisville Bats at BB&T Ballpark.  Among the guests who will be in attendance will be Jean Faut,…

Knights sweep Tides to improve to 4-0 on the season

After last night’s 15-5 rout of the Norfolk Tides, the Charlotte Knights were looking for a sweep of the season-opening 4-game homestand from Norfolk at BB&T Ballpark this afternoon, and unlike last night, the Knights would get some solid pitching from starter Tyler Danish, who went 5 innings and giving up one run while striking…

Charlotte Knights to become Charlotte “Pitmasters” for July 15th game

At the team’s season-ticket pick up party held today at BB&T Ballpark in uptown Charlotte, Charlotte Knights general manager Rob Egan announced that for one night only on July 15th, during the team’s “Carolina BBQ Battle Royale” night, the Knights will evolve into the Charlotte “Pitmasters” for that night’s game against the Gwinnett Braves, the triple-A…

Knights unveil promotions schedule for 2017 season

The Charlotte Knights today announced it’s promotional schedule for the team’s 30th anniversary season this year, and it will all begin with Opening Knight on April 6th at BB&T Ballpark, when the Knights will take on the Norfolk Tides.  Beginning with the home opener, the team’s wildly-popular Thirsty Thursdays will return, featuring $3 domestic drafts…

Knights to have “All-American Mondays” this season

CHARLOTTE, NC – As part of the 30th anniversary season of Charlotte Knights baseball this season, the team announced today it’s first of many promotions during the 2017 season, and one of those promotions will be “All-American Mondays” for the Knights home games that fall on a Monday this season at BB&T Ballpark. Every Monday night…

Tar Heels and Gamecocks to square off at BB&T Ballpark in 2017

The Charlotte Knights announced yet another college baseball game to their list of previously-announced games, and it will be taking place on Tuesday April 11th, when the University of North Carolina Tar Heels will take on the University of South Carolina Gamecocks at BB&T Ballpark, with first pitch slated for 7:05 p.m., and tickets for…

49er baseball to play 2 home games at BB&T Ballpark in 2017

The 2017 baseball season is not that far away, and once again this season, the Charlotte 49ers will pay a visit to BB&T Ballpark, one of the nation’s premiere minor-league baseball stadiums for 2 games this season.  The 49ers will host the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on Tuesday, March 21st and on Tuesday, March 28th,…

Knights name former Gold Glove winner Grudzielanek as its new manager

The Chicago White Sox announced its field staffs for their minor league affiliates for the 2017 season, and it’s Triple-A International League affiliate, the Charlotte Knights, announced that Mark Grudzielanek has been named the Knights new manager for the 2017 season, which will be the franchise’s 30th year in Charlotte. Grudzielanek comes to the White…