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Tribute To Grease Friday Highlights Riders-Hooks Series April 20-23 Homestand Features Bark In The Park, Grubes, Fireworks

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FRISCO, Texas (April 19, 2017) – A special celebrity appearance by Didi Conn, aka Frenchy, during Friday night’s Tribute to Grease presented by Palm Breeze highlights a fun-filled weekend homestand for the Frisco RoughRiders. The four-game series between the RoughRiders, the Double-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, and the Corpus Christi Hooks (Houston Astros) begins Thursday night with a 7:05 p.m. …

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Roughriders Select Skinny It As Exclusive Technology Services Partner Skinny It To Provide Enhanced Wi-Fi For Fans At Dr Pepper Ballpark

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FRISCO, Texas (April 18, 2017) – The Frisco RoughRiders and Skinny IT are pleased to announce a five-year partnership between the team and the Frisco-based information technology (IT) service provider. Skinny IT becomes the RoughRiders’ exclusive technology service provider and corporate sponsor. “We are thrilled to begin working with the Frisco RoughRiders this year,” said Sam Darwish, CEO of Skinny IT. “A …

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Riders Offer Phil Simms Lead Analyst Job One-Game Deal On Table For Simms Any Time In 2017

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FRISCO, Texas (April 9, 2017) – With reports surfacing that former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo may embark on a one-day NBA career, the Frisco RoughRiders have extended an open-ended offer to Phil Simms to serve as “lead analyst for a day” on the club’s MiLB.tv broadcasts. “On behalf of the entire RoughRiders organization, we very much look forward to honoring …

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Andrew Cashner Scheduled To Rehab With Riders Monday In Frisco Veteran Righty Recovering From Biceps Soreness

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FRISCO, Texas (April 8, 2017) – The Texas Rangers announced that right-handed pitcher Andrew Cashner is scheduled to make a Major League rehabilitation start with the Frisco RoughRiders on Monday, April 10 at Dr Pepper Ballpark. The RoughRiders, the Double-A affiliate of the Rangers, play host to the Tulsa Drillers that night at 7:05 p.m. Cashner, 30, was placed on …

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Riders Homestand Continues Friday Vs. Springfield Friday Fireworks, Sunday Lazy River Pool Party Highlight Opening Weekend

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FRISCO, Texas (April 7, 2017) – The opening homestand of the season continues tonight, Friday, April 7, as the Frisco RoughRiders play the second in a three-game series against the Springfield Cardinals. Dr Pepper Ballpark gates open at 6 p.m. (5:30 p.m. Founders Members) for a 7:05 p.m. first pitch. The Springfield series concludes Saturday (7:05 p.m.) before the RoughRiders, the Double-A …

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Sonju Departing Roughriders To Pursue New Business Ventures

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Longtime Team President Joined Franchise During Inaugural 2003 Season FRISCO, Texas (April 4, 2017) – The Frisco RoughRiders, the Double-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, announced today that longtime team President Scott Sonju has decided to leave the franchise in order to pursue new business ventures. Sonju, who joined the RoughRiders during the team’s inaugural 2003 season and has served as …

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We Are Baseball Heading to Frisco Rough Riders Ballpark

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Opening Day: Wednesday, April 5 at Dr Pepper Ballpark FRISCO, Texas (March 16, 2017) – We Are Baseball, the cutting-edge collaboration and celebration of baseball and technology, will be coming to Dr Pepper Ballpark, home of the Frisco RoughRiders, beginning on April 5. For only 10 days, baseball fans in North Texas will have the unique opportunity to expand their …

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Roughriders Foundation Announces 2017 Initiatives

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Healthy Fit Challenge, Scholarship And Fundraising Programs Highlight Year FRISCO, Texas (March 30, 2017) – The Frisco RoughRiders Foundation continues its rich tradition of community outreach and program initiatives throughout North Texas. The Healthy Fit Challenge begins its inaugural year, while the RoughRiders Foundation Scholarship and Fundraising programs return. Healthy Fit Challenge The Frisco RoughRiders are proud to offer the Healthy …

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Franconia’s Roughriders Red Ale Now Available In Stores

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Roughriders Signature Brew Sold Locally At Kroger Stores And Beyond FRISCO, Texas (March 30, 2017) – The Frisco RoughRiders and Franconia Brewing Company are proud to announce the release of RoughRiders Red Ale just in time for Opening Day. RoughRiders Red Ale is now available throughout Frisco and Collin County at Kroger locations, as well as select local retailers, restaurants and …

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Top prospects, Pool Party & “Hardline” highlight Opening Day

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Festivities include schedule magnet giveaway & postgame fireworks   FRISCO, Texas (March 30, 2017) – Eight players on MLB.com’s list of top 30 Texas Rangers prospects are featured on the Frisco RoughRiders roster heading into Opening Day one week from today. First pitch against the Springfield Cardinals is set for 7:05 p.m. on Thursday, April 6, with gates to Dr Pepper …