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Fredericksburg Baseball Announces Corporate Partnership with Pohanka Nissan/Hyundai

February 13, 2019 - Carolina League (CarL) - Potomac Nationals News Release

Fredericksburg, VA - Fredericksburg Baseball is excited to announce a founding partnership with Pohanka Nissan/Hyundai to begin with the team's inaugural season in 2020. The partnership will provide unique corporate branding for Pohanka Nissan/Hyundai in the ballpark. Most prominent will be the "Pohanka Home Run Porch," which will be located on the left field concourse. The Porch will provide unique tabletop seating for fans and display space for featured Nissan and Hyundai vehicles.

The team and Pohanka Nissan/Hyundai are also planning a "Hit the Porch" contest, where fans will be eligible to win unique promotions when a Fredericksburg Baseball player launches a home run that lands on the Porch.

Also, as part of the partnership, Pohanka Nissan/Hyundai will hold special sales events at the ballpark throughout the year, where customers can view all of the available models offered by Pohanka, as well as the atmosphere and amenities of the ballpark. Fredericksburg Baseball and Pohanka Nissan/Hyundai will also partner on a variety of charitable activities throughout the year to support the Fredericksburg community.

Fredericksburg Baseball Team President Lani Weiss expressed the team's excitement to be working with one of the region's largest auto retailers. "We are thrilled to be working with Tim Pohanka and his team to bring creative ideas and excitement to the ballpark, including the iconic 'Pohanka Home Run Porch'. Tim has been a great partner already, and we look forward to many years of working with him and Pohanka Nissan/Hyundai at the ballpark and in the community."

Tim Pohanka shared his enthusiasm for the partnership as well. "The Silber family and their team have already demonstrated to the Fredericksburg region their commitment to bring baseball to the region, and to provide a great entertainment venue and value for all of us to enjoy. We look forward to working with them for years to come to display our products and work together in the community."

As part of the announcement, Fredericksburg Baseball and Pohanka Nissan/Hyundai promoted the partnership through a special social media video, which shows Tim Pohanka hitting a home run from his dealership all the way to the Home Run Porch. The video can be seen on the Fredericksburg Baseball website (, on Twitter (@FXBGBaseball), and on Instagram (@Fredericksburgbaseball).

Fredericksburg Baseball is set to begin Carolina League play in 2020 at a brand new, state of the art stadium facility, located at Celebrate Virginia South on Carl D. Silver Parkway near the Fredericksburg Expo & Convention Center in Fredericksburg, VA. Celebrate baseball in The 'Burg and stay up to date with the progress of the new ballpark facility and the team online at, and follow Fredericksburg Baseball on Facebook (@FredericksburgBaseball), on Twitter (@FXBGBaseball20), and on Instagram (@fredericksburgbaseball).

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