- March 19, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – On March 20th, the Boys & Girls Club of Indian River County will host their 13th Annual Angel’s Dinner Benefit at Sun Aviation Hangar. This event serves to benefit area youths participating in programs throughout the school year and summer months.
During the events, Boys & Girls Club members will have an opportunity to tour Historic Dodgertown where they will be served a complimentary dinner in the renovated dining area once used by Dodger greats. Following a meet-and-greet with the Benefits’ attendees at Sun Aviation later in the evening, the... Read more >
- March 09, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Now a Founding Partner of Historic Dodgertown, Hideo Nomo has returned to visit the facility fresh off his election into the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame. Nomo partnered with former Dodgers owner Peter O’Malley, his sister Terry O’Malley Seidler and former teammate Chan Ho Park in managing Historic Dodgertown in 2012.
On January 17, 2014, Nomo became just the 3rd player to be voted into the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility, joining Sadaharu Oh and Victor Starffin. He also is the youngest player (45 and 4 months) in... Read more >
- March 03, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Sebastian River High School Baseball will be playing a number of home games at Historic Dodgertown the week of March 3rd as field repairs would not allow for play. With Historic Dodgertown entering its first week of High School and College Spring Training and field usage frequent, some creative scheduling allowed for the Sharks to host four games in five days.
“Historic Dodgertown is pleased to be able to assist Sebastian River High School while their ball field is under repair” said Vice President, Craig Callan. “We consider it a... Read more >
- February 28, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Beginning Monday, March 3rd, Historic Dodgertown will host a two-month stretch of High School and College Spring Training games presented by Musco Lighting, the official lighting partner of Historic Dodgertown. Over 130 teams from all over the United States will utilize the spring break schedule of their academic year to kick-off their baseball and softball seasons.
The slate of games during the first week will be heavily weighted with USCAA teams, a collegiate association of small colleges from all over the U.S. and Canada. Daily schedules will vary with games beginning as early... Read more >
- February 26, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Historic Dodgertown has been playing host to three international baseball clubs at once beginning Monday February 24th. The Italian national team will be training in preparation for upcoming European tournaments while a club team from Montreal, Canada and another from France bring youth teams of multiple age groups to sunny Vero Beach.
Already having hosted the SK Wyverns, a South Korean professional team, throughout January and Espoir, Arvida, a club team from Canada, Historic Dodgertown has been an international baseball hub in 2014.
Team Italy’s Historic Dodgertown roster... Read more >
- February 18, 2014
Historic Dodgertown is Hosting a Spectrum of Groups Following a Successful Presidents’ Day Tournament
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Historic Dodgertown will be abuzz with action following a successful Treasure Coast Presidents’ Day Tournament weekend that saw 59 teams from eleven states.
The first to arrive, despite a weather delay in the frigid northeast, is the Red Water Lacrosse Club from New York. They will be on campus through February 22nd training on the multi-purpose field and under the lights on Field 2 throughout the week.
Returning from their January Umpire School, Minor League Baseball is hosting their Umpire Evaluation School which is made up of top students from... Read more >
- February 14, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Historic Dodgertown will host its fourth annual Treasure Coast Presidents’ Day Challenge youth baseball tournament this weekend. The February 15-17 tournament will include 59 teams, separated into 12U, 13U, 14U, 16U and 18U age divisions.
Registration and check-in will be held on Friday, February 14, and games begin Saturday, February 15 at 8 a.m. The tournament schedule and daily results will be available at www.HistoricDodgertown.com on the Presidents’ Day Tournament page.
The tournament, sponsored by the Treasure Coast Sports Commission and Florida Sports Foundation, features a strong representation of... Read more >
- January 24, 2014
Historic Dodgertown to Host Florida State League Game Featuring Brevard County Manatees and Lakeland Flying Tigers
VERO BEACH, Fla.—Historic Dodgertown, in conjunction with the Brevard County Manatees and Lakeland Flying Tigers, are excited to announce the hosting of a regular season Florida State League game at Holman Stadium on Tuesday, April 15th at 6:30 p.m. in celebration of Jackie Robinson Day in baseball.
"We would like to thank the Lakeland Flying Tigers for participating in this year's Jackie Robinson Day event,” stated Manatees General Manager, Kyle Smith. “There is no greater way to pay homage to Mr. Robinson than to play the game he loved at... Read more >
- January 17, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla.—Hideo Nomo, a founding partner of Historic Dodgertown, Vero Beach, Florida was elected to the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame today, becoming the youngest player ever to be honored at age 45 and 4 months. Nearly 19 years ago, pitcher Nomo signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers to become the first player to make the move from Japan’s professional baseball league to Major League Baseball in 30 years. Nomo reported to 1995 Spring Training at Dodgertown surrounded by multitudes of media from Japan and the United States documenting his every move.
Nomo becomes one... Read more >
- January 16, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla.—Historic Dodgertown – Vero Beach will be the site of Softball Factory’s Spring Training this weekend, January 17-20. This will be their first training camp held at Historic Dodgertown in 2014, following three appearances in 2013.
The event hosts 28 girls ages 13-18 from 11 states, including California, Florida, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and Washington.
All practices are open to the public and will be held at Historic Dodgertown’s state-of-the-art cloverleaf, located adjacent to Holman Stadium.
For more information about this event, visit:... Read more >