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Akron Racers Charities Set to Host the Games for the Cure Tournament

September 18, 2016 - AKRON, OH- The Akron Racers Charities, in co-operation with Cuyahoga Community College, welcome eight universities and colleges from three different states to Firestone Stadium, September 23-25. The 15-game schedule, from Friday, September 23 through Sunday, September 25, share a common goal to raising money for the Akron General, "Muffins for Mammograms" Program. The 2016 Games for the Cure kicks off at 6 p.m. Friday, September 23, with Malone University taking on Walsh University. The games... Full Story

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Saturday's 4-7pm 2016 Ballpark Festival of Beers Breweries Announced

September 16, 2016 - AKRON, OHIO- The Akron RubberDucks announced the brewery list today for the 2016 Ballpark Festival of Beers, presented by Goose Island. The festival is scheduled for Saturday, September 17 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Canal Park. The list includes more than 40 different breweries, more than 100 beers, including an Ohio-based section with more than 40 different beers. Along with admission to the 2016 Festival of Beers at Canal Park, tickets include a commemorative sampling glass and 25 sampl... Full Story

Gold Glove Winner Andrews to be Honored by Indians

September 15, 2016 - AKRON, OH - The recognition and celebration continues on for Akron Racers right fielder A.J. Andrews. Last month Andrews made history at the annual NPF Awards Banquet, becoming the first woman to win a Rawlings Gold Glove Award in the award's 59-year history. Every year since 1957 the Gold Glove has been awarded to the best defensive player at each position in Major League Baseball's American and National League. A season's worth of highlight reel catches, in which she routinely soared over f... Full Story

RubberDucks Take Game 2

September 9, 2016 - RubberDucks 9 Curve 4 WP: Cameron Hill (1-0) LP: Cody Dickson (0-1) SV: Cole Sulser (1) Summary Akron's Mike Papi drove in five runs Friday night, including a key, three-run homer in the eighth inning, to help the RubberDucks to a crucial 9-4 win over the Altoona Curve in Game 3 of the EL Western Division Series at Canal Park. Turning Point The RubberDucks broke a 4-4 tie in the seventh inning when Nellie Rodriguez scored from second base on a wild pickoff throw to first base by A... Full Story

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September 5 EL Bowie 6 at Akron 8 Final
September 4 EL Bowie 3 at Akron 5 Final
September 3 EL Bowie 3 at Akron 4 Final
September 2 EL Bowie 3 at Akron 6 Final (7)
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August 31 EL Akron 2 at Erie 3 Final (13)
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