WUERFEL PARK -- Former Beach Bums player and current Re/Max Long Drive Champion Jeff Flagg will make his return to Wuerfel Park on Friday, July 3rd! Jeff will be here to sign autographs and will be driving a golf ball from home plate prior to the game beginning. Come on out and help us welcome Jeff back to Traverse City and enjoy a great night of baseball as the Beach Bums take on the Rockford Aviators in game one of the weekend series. At this writing the Beach Bums...
JOLIET, IL Ian MacDougall allowed just a single unearned run over seven innings to lead the Traverse City Beach Bums to a 3-1 win at the Joliet Slammers on a cool night Wednesday. He struck out three, walked none and allowed just four hits. The win improves the left-handers record to 6-1, moving him into a tie for the most wins in the Frontier League.
WUERFEL PARK -- Independence Day will see host to many at Wuerfel Park including the fourth Farmer's & Flea Market. We are looking forward to growing each and every Saturday. Our first three markets have enjoyed excellent shopper turnout, we just need more vendors. We are now offering a single mini spot for vendors who can fit in a 10'x20' parking spot and vendors may pre-register for their spot. Let the public know where they can find you each Saturday!
WUERFEL PARK -- On July 4th we celebrate the United States of America with a one of a kind evening. Before the game we will have a ceremony welcoming home all of the military personnel in attendance, both past and present. There will also be a fly over prior to the game. Following the 7:05 game between the Beach Bums and the Rockford Aviators, there will be the largest fireworks display of the entire season. This is not something you will want to miss.
Sunday, July 5th will be Faith Night at Wuerfel Park. First 250 fans through the gate will receive a special faith bracelet. Churches and religious organizations can receive special group rates, just call (231) 943-0100 for more information. Every Sunday is Family FunDay Sunday, where kids receive 1/2 their tickets and also can run the bases following the game. There will also be a team poster giveaway during the autograph session following kids run the bases.