Articles from August 2015
On Wednesday, August 26th the Brooklyn Cyclones celebrated the 30th Anniversary of Sidd Finch with special orange and blue jerseys inspired by the '85 Mets. Now's your chance to take home one of these unique jerseys while also raising money for charity.
With 11 games left in the season, the Cyclones are within shouting distance of first place in the race for the McNamara Division crown. Tickets for all potential playoff games are just $10 and on sale now. In the event the games are not played, all credit card purchases will be refunded after the season.
On April 1, 1985 the Legend of Sidd Finch was born when Sports Illustrated published an article detailing the story of the lanky righthander with the golden arm who was going to change the game of baseball with his 168 MPH fastball. Sounds too good to be true? Well you're right. But our Sidd Finch Bobblehead Night on August 26th, that's no joke!
Broadcast and digital television information is now available for the Tuesday, Aug. 25 Brooklyn Brawl, announced by boxing champion-turned promoter Dmitriy Salita. ESPN3 will carry the event live from 8-11 p.m. via its multiscreen network, available to 99 million households nationwide.
World-renowned boxer Dmitriy Salita and his Brooklyn Brawl series will heat up Coney Island on Tuesday, Aug. 25, as the former IBF, WBA and NABA International Junior Welterweight Champion brings “Boxing At The Beach” back to MCU Park.
On August 26th, the Cyclones will celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Sidd Finch, the best pitcher that never was. We are currently offering a limited-time deal which includes a game ticket, limited-edition t-shirt, GUARANTEED bobblehead and a chance to meet Joe Berton - the man who played the role of Sidd Finch.
Coming into Wednesday night's game against the Lowell Spinners, the Brooklyn Cyclones have drawn 3,997,539 fans through the gates of MCU Park since 2001. As the team closes in on 4,000,000 fans, there are several ways for lucky fans to win 4,000,000 pennies.
Make sure to show up early on Wednesday, August 19th for our 2nd Annual Civil Servant / Celebrity Softball Challenge presented by MCU. Stars from the sports and entertainment world will team up with members of the FDNY, NYPD and DSNY for a pre-game softball game starting at 5:30 PM.
Since we announced that Wednesday, August 19th will be WWE’s SummerSlam Night at MCU Park, the response has been fantastic. Cyclones fans are certainly excited to welcome the WWE’s biggest event of the summer to Brooklyn. Here are the answers to some of the questions that have been frequently asked of us:
The Brooklyn Cyclones and WWE have partnered for SummerSlam Night at MCU Park on Wednesday, August 19 to kick off a borough-wide celebration as WWE brings SummerSlam, the biggest event of the summer, to Barclays Center on Sunday, August 23.
It’s just about that time of year when college expenses begin to pile up for students. But cost shouldn’t stop anyone from enjoying the final days of summer! With this in mind, the Brooklyn Cyclones are now offering a special deal for college students that guarantees a fun filled night that you don’t have to break the bank for!
For Queens firefighter and former Golden Gloves amateur champion Jose De La Rosa, the chance to advance his pro boxing career at Coney Island’s MCU Park in two Tuesdays simply adds to the dream he lives every day as part of the legions of proud men and women who comprise “New York’s Bravest.”
Hey Brooklyn, do you have it? GUTS! On Wednesday, August 12th the Brooklyn Cyclones and Nickelodeon will join forces for the 90s Nickelodeon Night, celebrating Guts, the extreme sports competition that dominated the decade. So grab your slap bracelets and Furby, put the Crystal Pepsi on ice and get ready to go back in time!
The Cyclones return home on Tuesday, August 11th to take on the cross-bridge rival Staten Island Yankees at 7:00 PM. It will be NYPD Appreciation Night and after the game EVERYONE gets to run the bases. Tickets are on sale now and start at just $10.
Three of Brooklyn’s finest have been selected to play in the 11th Annual New York-Penn League All-Star Game to be played at Ripken Stadium on Tuesday, August 18th. Selected to the squad were Cyclones right-hander Gaby Almonte, closer Alex Palsha, and 2B Vinny Siena who will all play for the Southern All-Stars.
World-renowned boxer Dmitriy Salita and his Brooklyn Brawl series will heat up Coney Island on Tuesday, Aug. 25, as the former IBF, WBA and NABA International Junior Welterweight Champion brings “Boxing At The Beach” back to MCU Park, the home of baseball’s Brooklyn Cyclones. Tickets will go on sale Thursday, July 16th at 11 AM.
With only one month left in the 2015 Cyclones season, we're giving you the chance to gear up for the Cyclones playoff push. From Monday, August 3rd at 10 AM through Tuesday, August 4th at 10 AM the Cyclones will wave all ticket fees for orders purchased through BrooklynCyclones.com
Ring of Honor will return to MCU Park on Saturday, August 22nd with "Field of Honor 2." The event will feature championship bouts, top ranked wrestlers and the distinctive next generation wrestling that makes ROH the world’s most innovative brand of pro wrestling. Tickets will go on sale Friday, April 3rd at 10 AM.