- October 13, 2014
The lineup of Dodger stars serving as instructors for the 53rd Los Angeles Dodgers Adult Baseball Camp at Historic Dodgertown – Vero Beach, Florida has expanded to include pitchers Chan Ho Park, Jerry Reuss and outfielder Ken Landreaux, it was announced today by Peter O’Malley, Historic Dodgertown chairman.
Park, Reuss and Landreaux will join instructors previously announced as scheduled to attend, including Ron Cey, Tommy Davis, Steve Garvey, Mickey Hatcher, Rick Monday, Maury Wills and Steve Yeager. Plus, Hall of Fame Dodger Manager Tommy Lasorda and former National League umpire Bruce Froemming will be guest... Read more >
- October 03, 2014
Historic Dodgertown is pleased to announce that the Second Annual Jackie Robinson Celebration Game will take place on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at iconic Holman Stadium. The game features the Florida State League St. Lucie Mets and the Brevard County Manatees for this regular season contest.
“We are extremely proud to honor Jackie’s memory and what he achieved for the nation,” Historic Dodgertown chairman Peter O’Malley said. “Jackie spent nine Spring Trainings (1948-56) at Dodgertown, Vero Beach and the Dodgers advanced to the World Series five times in... Read more >
- September 19, 2014
Hall of Famer Lasorda, Legendary Umpire Froemming Added to All-Star Instructors for Dodger Adult Baseball Camp
VERO BEACH, Fla. –Hall of Fame Manager Tommy Lasorda and former National League umpire Bruce Froemming join an already stellar lineup of Dodger legends and guests who will serve as instructors for the 53rd Los Angeles Dodgers Adult Baseball Camp at Historic Dodgertown – Vero Beach, Florida from November 9-15, 2014, it was announced today by Historic Dodgertown Chairman Peter O’Malley.
Instructors scheduled to attend include: Ron Cey, Tommy Davis, Steve Garvey, Mickey Hatcher, Rick Monday, Steve Sax, Don Sutton, Maury Wills and Steve Yeager. Of those nine former Dodgers, all have played in... Read more >
- September 03, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – In many towns across the U.S., you can find boys and girls in baseball uniforms taking in a pregame team meal or postgame ice cream throughout the summer. For any area residents who ventured out over the gorgeous Labor Day weekend, you may have come across ballplayers at any number of restaurants, gas stations or shopping areas. Concluding the final summer holiday baseball tournament for Historic Dodgertown following three-day events for Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day and Independence Day, the Labor Day Beach Bash featured 55 teams from around the state of Florida.... Read more >
- August 21, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Though the dog days of summer are starting to see Fall around the corner, summer baseball continues in the hearts of youth baseball players and families. Historic Dodgertown is set to host its 4th Annual Labor Day Beach Bash youth baseball tournament from August 30-September 1. Following the Presidents’ Day Tournament every February, the Labor Day Beach Bash annually serves as one of the biggest holiday weekend events on the calendar.
With school just underway, the three-day tourney will host a Florida-based contingent of teams ranging from Clearwater-St. Petersburg, Jacksonville, Orlando, Miami, Fort... Read more >
- August 01, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – As the summer matures, amateur baseball settles into its final phase, while football takes its first breath towards fall. Early August at Historic Dodgertown will feature a nice overlap of both sports as individual prospects, travel baseball teams and a Georgia powerhouse football squad take to the campus fields.
Baseball Factory, one of the nation’s premier baseball skills camps, began their four-day Pro Select Training and Tournament on July 31st. Nearly 140 ballplayers from 28 states and Puerto Rico will endure intense physical and fundamental training, along with scrimmage games, to both improve... Read more >
- July 22, 2014
Historic Dodgertown Founding Partners Hideo Nomo and Chan Ho Park Honored Recently in Their Respective Home Countries
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Friday, July 18, 2014 will serve as a memorable date for two former Dodgers and current Founding Partners of Historic Dodgertown. Pitcher Hideo Nomo was formally inducted into the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame taking place during the Japan League All Star festivities, while Chan Ho Park received a retirement ceremony at the South Korean All Star Game.
Accompanying Hideo Nomo, Historic Dodgertown Chairman and former Dodgers owner Peter O’Malley introduced Nomo and helped present his Hall of Fame plaque. Nomo became the youngest player elected to the Japan Baseball Hall of... Read more >
- July 18, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Historic Dodgertown recently took another progressive step as a sports and business destination by adding two prominent corporate partnerships, the SpringHill Suites – Vero Beach and Pepsi Beverages, to multi-year promotional agreements. Both companies will have signage featured at the facility’s playing fields as well as the scoreboard at Holman Stadium.
SpringHill Suites has served as a partner hotel of the facility since 2011, hosting scores of athletes and families during their extended stays in Vero Beach. Joining the partnership following its opening next year, Hampton Inn & Suites will... Read more >
- July 18, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – A picturesque evening settled over the Historic Dodgertown pool area Thursday night as Indian River County and the Treasure Coast Sports Commission hosted business professionals from across the U.S. in the firearms and ammunition industry. Executives from all parts of the gun industry are in town for their 12th annual summer event that was recruited by the Indian River County Shooting Range.
Following a Thursday morning golf outing at Sandridge Golf Club to benefit HAVA (Honoring American Veterans Afield), attendees gathered at the Historic Dodgertown pool for an Opening Ceremony and barbecue.... Read more >
- July 15, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla.- Two former Los Angeles Dodger All-Star pitchers will be honored on Friday, July 18.
Hideo Nomo will be inducted into the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame. Ceremonies will be held on the field to honor the 2014 inductees prior to the Nippon Professional Baseball All-Star Game at Seibu Dome in Tokorozawa (near Tokyo), Japan. Chan Ho Park will receive recognition during retirement ceremonies prior to the Korean Professional Baseball All-Star Game at Champions Field, Kwangju, South Korea.
Nomo became the youngest player elected to the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame at age 45... Read more >