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Squirrels slip late against RubberDucks in 6-4 loss

Wyatt homers, but Halpin triple in ninth lifts Akron over Richmond
April 13, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – Petey Halpin hit a two-out, two-run triple in the ninth inning to lead the Akron RubberDucks to a 6-4 win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels on Saturday night at The Diamond.

Wilson's three-run homer lifts Squirrels over 'Ducks

Richmond bullpen combines for five scoreless innings in 3-2 win over Akron
April 12, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – Will Wilson hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning and the bullpen combined for five scoreless innings as the Richmond Flying Squirrels beat the Akron RubberDucks, 3-2, on Friday night at The Diamond.

Squirrels come back for walk-off win over 'Ducks

Ninth-inning error brings home winning run in 2-1 Richmond victory against Akron
April 11, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels rallied to beat the Akron RubberDucks, 2-1, on Thursday night at The Diamond, scoring the winning run on a fielding error in the bottom of the ninth inning.

Five-run eighth dooms Squirrels in 6-3 loss

Bertrand spins scoreless start, Bericoto homers Wednesday night at The Diamond
April 10, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels fell, 6-3, to the Akron RubberDucks on Wednesday night at The Diamond.

Squirrels' late rally falls short in home opener

Sellout crowd of 9,810 welcomes 2024 season at The Diamond
April 9, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels dropped their home opener, 2-1, to the Akron RubberDucks in front of a sellout crowd of 9,810 on Tuesday night at The Diamond.

Squirrels shut out in road trip finale

Patriots plate seven runs in seventh to take Sunday rubber game
April 7, 2024

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels were shut out by the Somerset Patriots, 8-0, on Sunday afternoon at TD Bank Ballpark to close the Opening Weekend road trip.

Squirrels break out bats for first win of 2024

Big nights for Koss, Glowenke help lift Richmond to 13-3 win at Somerset
April 6, 2024

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. – Christian Koss finished a double shy of the cycle, Jimmy Glowenke picked up four hits and Hunter Bishop drove his first Double-A homer as the Richmond Flying Squirrels beat the Somerset Patriots, 13-3, for their first win of the 2024 season on Saturday night at TD Bank

Squirrels drop close season opener at Somerset

Brown rips opposite-field homer, but Patriots hang on for 5-4 win
April 5, 2024

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. – Vaun Brown belted a three-run homer for an early lead, but the Richmond Flying Squirrels dropped their season opener on the road to the Somerset Patriots, 5-4, on Friday night at TD Bank Ballpark.

Series Preview: Squirrels kick off 2024 season vs. RubberDucks

Home opener features three fireworks shows, VCU Night and Nutastha’s birthday
April 5, 2024

The Flying Squirrels are back home in RVA to kick off a FUNN-filled 2024 season!

Flying Squirrels' 2024 home opener sold out

Opening Night in Richmond sold out for 14th consecutive season
April 4, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – Tuesday’s Richmond Flying Squirrels home opener has sold out, the team announced on Thursday afternoon, marking the 14th consecutive season The Diamond has been sold out for Opening Night.

Giants set Flying Squirrels' 2024 break camp roster

Initial Richmond roster revealed ahead of Friday’s opener at Somerset
April 2, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels announced their 2024 initial roster, as set by the San Francisco Giants, on Tuesday afternoon.

Flying Squirrels announce promotion of senior management team

Quartet of longtime team execs to assume oversight of operations in Richmond
April 1, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – In advance of the 2024 season, Richmond Flying Squirrels Managing General Partner Lou DiBella announced on Monday the promotion of three members of the organization's current senior management team – Ben Rothrock, Ben Terry and Anthony Oppermann – who will continue to guide the franchise's day-to-day operations.

Spring Training with the Squirrels: Part 2

Checking in from Arizona as preparations continue for the 2024 season
March 25, 2024

This is part two of Flying Squirrels broadcaster Trey Wilson's report from Giants spring training. For part one, featuring notes from minor league camp, click here. Back across town at Scottsdale Stadium, Giants major league spring training features an assortment of familiar faces to fans in Richmond. Logan Webb, who

Spring Training with the Squirrels: Part 1 

Checking in from Arizona as preparations continue for the 2024 season
March 22, 2024

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Spring is officially in the air in the Commonwealth, and baseball action will soon return to the Boulevard.

Flying Squirrels hosting four job fairs ahead of 2024 season

Part-time, game-day positions available for home games at The Diamond this spring and summer
March 7, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels are looking to hire part-time, game-day positions for the upcoming baseball season. The team has four upcoming job fairs for interested candidates to fill out applications and find out information about available positions.

Flying Squirrels reveal 2024 promotional schedule

Fireworks, giveaways, theme nights and more coming this season to RVA’s Home for FUNN
February 23, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels released their promotional schedule for the 2024 season on Friday afternoon, featuring 25 fireworks shows, bobbleheads, kids-themed days and even a hot dog-scented candle giveaway at RVA’s Home for FUNN.

Flying Squirrels celebrating Opening Night with Panik Appearance

Former Richmond infielder returning to The Diamond to welcome new season
February 20, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – Former MLB All-Star Joe Panik will be on hand at The Diamond on Tuesday, April 9 as the Richmond Flying Squirrels celebrate Opening Night.

Giants set 2024 Flying Squirrels coaching staff

Pelfrey returns for third season as Richmond manager
February 16, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – The San Francisco Giants have tabbed Dennis Pelfrey to return to manage the Richmond Flying Squirrels for a third season in 2024, the team announced on Friday. Pitching coach Paul Oseguera, hitting coach Cory Elasik and fundamentals coach Lipso Nava will also return to Richmond in 2024.

Flying Squirrels individual-game tickets on sale March 2 at Nutzy's Block Party

Free event features activities for kids, food, entertainment and more
February 15, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels will host Nutzy’s Block Party on Saturday, March 2 at The Diamond, the team announced on Thursday. It will also be the first opportunity to purchase individual-game tickets for the 2024 Flying Squirrels season.

Flying Squirrels launching new entertainment team

‘Squirrels Squad’ auditions to be held at The Diamond Feb. 27 and March 7
February 13, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels are seeking energetic, talented and creative performers to make up their new 2024 Squirrels Squad Entertainment Team. The Squirrels Squad’s main role will be to enhance pre-game performances, between-inning promotions and elevate the overall gameday show.

Top-10 Moments From the 2023 Flying Squirrels Season

Postseason clinch, broken records and Major League callups highlight memorable year
January 5, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. – For the second consecutive year, the Richmond Flying Squirrels clinched a spot in the Eastern League Playoffs. It was the fourth postseason appearance for the team and the second time they reached the playoffs under manager Dennis Pelfrey.

Hjelle, Martorano added to Squirrels' Hot Stove lineup

Fan favorites to join Flying Squirrels’ Hot Stove on Nov. 16 at the Altria Theater
November 7, 2023

RICHMOND, Va. – San Francisco Giants pitcher Sean Hjelle and catcher prospect Brandon Martorano have been added to the lineup for the Richmond Flying Squirrels’ annual Hot Stove charity event on Thursday, November 16 at the Altria Theater, the team announced on Tuesday.

Billy Wagner named 2023 Paul Keyes RBI Award recipient

Award to be presented during Flying Squirrels’ Hot Stove on Nov. 16 at the Altria Theater
October 25, 2023

RICHMOND, Va. – High school baseball coach and former MLB All-Star Billy Wagner is the recipient the 2023 Paul Keyes RBI Award, the Richmond Flying Squirrels announced on Wednesday. Wagner will be recognized with the Paul Keyes RBI Award presented by Gail and Dave Clelland as part of the Flying

Flying Squirrels hosting annual 'Squirrel-O-Ween' on Oct. 27

Free Halloween celebration offers trick-or-treating at The Diamond and more
October 10, 2023

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels will host Squirrel-O-Ween, an annual Halloween celebration, at The Diamond on Friday, Oct. 27.

Squirrels eliminated with 7-3 loss in Erie

SeaWolves sweep Division Series to end Squirrels’ season
September 21, 2023

RICHMOND, Va. – The Richmond Flying Squirrels saw their 2023 season come to an end with a 7-3 loss to the Erie SeaWolves on Thursday night at UPMC Park in Game 2 of the Southwest Division Series.