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Manager Jamie Quirk, Pitching Coach Charlie Corbell and Hitting Coach Abraham Nunez Return to Wilmin

January 10, 2017 - Wilmington, DE -- The Kansas CIty Royals announced on Friday that Jamie Quirk will return for a second season as manager of the Wilmington Blue Rocks in 2017. Also coming back are former Major Leaguer Abraham Nunez as hitting coach, pitching coach Charlie Corbell and athletic trainer James Stone. Will Gilmore is the only new addition to the staff and will serve as strength and conditioning coach. The 62-year-old Quirk played in 18 Major League seasons for the Royals, Brewers, Cardinals, White Sox, Indians, Yankees, Oriole... Full Story

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Blue Rocks Release 2017 Schedule

October 20, 2016 - Wilmington, DE -- The Wilmington Blue Rocks have released their schedule for the 2017 season. For the second consecutive campaign, and only the third time since 2008, the team will begin its season in the friendly confines of Frawley Stadium. Opening Day is slated for Thursday, April 6 against the Potomac Nationals. That will be the first of a four-game series with Potomac, which will be followed by a three-game visit from Carolina. The Rocks will open their road slate on Thursday, April 13 at Potomac. In fact, Wilmington an... Full Story

Blue Rocks Win Three Carolina League Awards For Organizational Excellence

October 13, 2016 - Wilmington, DE- The Wilmington Blue Rocks were honored by the Carolina League on Tuesday with the Matt Minker Community Service Award as well as the league's Marketing and Promotional Award. Blue Rocks director of ticket and group sales, Stefani Rash, was also named the Carolina League Female Executive of the Year. The honorees were selected by a league-wide vote. "I could not be more proud of the entire Blue Rocks' organization," said managing partner Dave Heller. "To win any one of these awards would be a great day for ... Full Story

Former Rocks Aim to Make Their Presence Felt in 2016 Playoffs

October 6, 2016 - With all due respect to Andy Williams and his timeless holiday classic, for baseball fans this truly is the most wonderful time of the year. The MLB playoffs have arrived, and yet again a number of former Wilmington Blue Rocks will be in the thick of all the drama. This October, five Blue Crew alums (Carlos Beltran, Texas; Clay Bucholz, Boston; Michael Montgomery, Chicago; Clint Robinson, Washington; and Will Smith, San Francisco) are expected to make postseason rosters. Below, please enjoy a recap of these individuals' a... Full Story

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Wilmington Blue Rocks Minor League Baseball

League: Carolina League
Home: Wilmington, Delaware
Class: A (Advanced)
Affiliation: Kansas City Royals
Website: Wilmington Blue Rocks site
Schedule: Full Wilmington Blue Rocks Schedule
Message Board: CarL forum
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