RiverDogs Named “Best Local Sports Team” AGAIN by Charleston City Paper
More than 6,500 Readers Reinforce “Be Your Own Fan” Mantra
CHARLESTON, SC March 6, 2013 – For the ninth consecutive year, the Charleston RiverDogs have been voted “Best Local Sports Team” by the readership of the Charleston City Paper.
With more than 6,500 ballots submitted this year, the class A affiliate of the 27-time World Champion New York Yankees that play in beautiful Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park have now captured the award every year since 2005.
“We are excited once again to be named the ‘Best Local Sports Team’ by the readership of the Charleston City Paper,” said RiverDogs General Manager Dave Echols. “The Charleston City Paper is a fantastic publication, and an integral part of our community, so this award is a big one for us to receive again. We pride ourselves on customer-service and listening to what our fans want, and we’re pleased that the readership likes what we’re doing.”
Known for wholesome family entertainment, RiverDogs games are a fun experience for people of all ages. Whether it is the game between the foul lines, the tasty food & beverage options at The Joe, the unique merchandise available in the souvenir store, the Kids Zone or the always entertaining between innings promotions, RiverDogs baseball has become synonymous for a great night out with family and friends in Charleston.
Season tickets, individual game tickets, mini-plans and group opportunities are currently on sale for the RiverDogs’ 2013 season. The home portion of the schedule begins April 11 with a seven-game homestand that features the Augusta GreenJackets and the Rome Braves. For more information, please contact the Riley Park Box Office at 843/577-DOGS (3647) or online at www.riverdogs.com.