Articles from July 2016
Looking back on the 2015 New York Mets, the turning point of the season was a deal that never happened and kept Wilmer Flores in the orange and blue. On July 31st, the Brooklyn Cyclones will commemorate this unforgettable few days with a "From Tears to Cheers Wilmer Flores Bobblehead" for the first 2,000 fans in attendance.
On Sunday, July 31st the Cyclones will celebrate the release of “Harry Potter & The Cursed Child” with their first-ever Harry Potter Night at MCU Park. As part of the evening’s festivities, MCU Park will be transformed into Hogwarts and filled with magical fun
On Sunday, July 31st, Coney Island Native and Brooklyn Nets guard Isaiah Whitehead will be at MCU Park to sign autographs for fans. Whitehead starred at Lincoln High School on Coney Island and with Seton Hall before being selected in the 2016 NBA Draft.
Monday Night's game between the Cyclones and Yankees has been postponed due to dangerous weather conditions expected in Brooklyn. It will be made up as part of a single admission double header on Tuesday starting at 5:30 PM
The Cyclones and Yankees will square off in the "Battle for the Bridge" from Sunday, July 24th - Tuesday, July 26th at MCU Park. There are great giveaways, fireworks shows and jersey off the back raffles, and tickets start at just $10.
On Sunday, July 24th Mike Piazza will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, becoming just the second player to go into The Hall as a Met. If you can't make it to Cooperstown, head to MCU Park for our special viewing party with gates opening at 1:00 PM and then stick around and see the Cyclones take on the Yankees at 4:00 PM.
The Cyclones return to MCU Park on Thursday, July 21st for the second Jersday Thursday of the season and Irish Night. But we've also got fireworks (Friday & Saturday), Mike Piazza H.O.F Day (Sunday), Edgardo Alfonzo Bobblehead (Tuesday) and the Cyclones vs. Yankees (Sunday-Tuesday).
The Brooklyn Cyclones have always prided themselves on providing a family first atmosphere and on July 22nd we will need your help in taking care of one of our own. Jeff Reynolds, who played for the Cyclones in 2012, along with his newborn son are currently raising funds to find a cure for Pearson Syndrome.
The Donnie Wahlberg Bobblehead and appearance, originally scheduled for Friday, July 15th has been rescheduled due to a change in Mr. Wahlberg's filming schedule for "Blue Bloods." He will now be in attendance on Thursday, July 21st when the Cyclones take on the Aberdeen IronBirds. You can still buy a ticket and receive a limited edition bobblehead.
The Cyclones snapped their four-game losing skid with a 6-3 win over the Hudson Valley Renegades on Monday afternoon at Dutchess Stadium. LHP Taylor Henry recorded the final four outs of the game, including a strikeout with the bases loaded to escape the eighth inning, to collect his fourth save of the season.
Satruday, July 16th will be Relay for Life Night at MCU Park as the Cyclones join forces with the American Cancer Society to raise funds in the fight against cancer. The team will be wearing special jerseys that will be raffled off with proceeds to benefit Relay for Life. In addition, stick around post-game for a special fireworks show.
On Friday, July 15th we will celebrate the 100th Annviersary of Municipal Credit Union (MCU). The first 2,000 fans in attendance will go home with a portable cell phone charger courtesy of MCU and we will also have special post-game fireworks!
On July 3rd the Brooklyn Cyclones changed their name to the Coney Island Franks to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Nathan's Famous. Now you can get your hands on the on-field jerseys, caps and t-shirts that celebrated the milestone. The on-field New Era fitted caps are now available for pre-order as we wait to restock.
Did you binge watch "Fuller House" already and need more Tanner Family in your life? Well, we're here to help. The Brooklyn Cyclones will pay homage to San Francisco's most-famous residents on July 9th with special on-field jerseys and a John Stamos bobblehead!
Sunday is always a fun day at MCU Park. On Sunday, June 10th the Brooklyn Cyclones take on the Hudson Valley Renegades with a special 1:00 PM start time. Kids can run the bases after the game and we'll celebrate the Brooklyn's favorite pastime, Stickball, pre-game
Hot Dogs are as synonomous with Coney Island as the beach or roller coasters. On Sunday, July 3rd the Cyclones will celebrate this unique connection with a one-day-only name change as they become the Coney Island Franks in honor of the 100th Anniversary of Nathan's Famous here on Coney Island.
To celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Nathan's Famous, the Brooklyn Cyclones will change their names to the Coney Island Franks - for one day only - on Sunday, July 3rd. As part of the celebration, you can purchase a pre-game All-You Can Eat Hot Dog package - including a game ticket - for just $30.
This Holiday Weekend head to Coney Island for some Baseball on the Beach. The Cyclones take on the Hudson Valley Renegades on July 1st, 2nd and 3rd featuring post-game fireworks and great giveaways each day. Tickets start at just $10.