Chamber Night at the Ballpark

A Night at the Ballpark with the Chamber...

Friday, July 21, 2017

7:30 pm Ballgame at Arlington Baseball Park

The Arlington A's vs. the LeSueur Braves

   

This event is sponsored in 2017 by the Arlington Area Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Arlington A's Baseball Association and, so far, these local Chamber businesses:

  • Arlington Haus, Brau Motors, Good Samaritan-Arlington, Jerry's Home Quality Foods, KDUZ Radio, Liberty Station Auto Sales, Ridgeview-Sibley Medical Center, and Scott Equipment

 

2016 Photos  

 

Four former players and Board members were inducted into the Arlington A's Hall of Fame prior to the game. From left to right: Tony Beneke who is speaking, Leon Dose, his son Scott Dose, and Greg "Bugsy" Thomes.

First-time Minnesota author Todd Mueller holds a copy of his 2016 copyrighted book, Town Ball Parks of Minnesota, with Jim Heiland, a Chamber member and member of the Arlington City Council. Forty-one copies of these books were sold and autographed by the author during the game.

Arlington A's player Tyler Agre took a swing at a pitch from a Henderson Tigers pitcher during the game.

A crowd of 400 approx.attended the pre-game induction ceremony, the singing of the National Anthem by the three Bullert brothers, the first pitch by Scott Dose, and the game itself. Arlington Mayor Rich Nagel, wearing an orange T-shirt, sat in the top row of seats. The Henderson Tigers dugout is shown in the background.

A's Board member and ticket taker Linda Sinell sits with Terry Klages, Chamber member and Chamber Night at the Ballpark coordinator, inside the concessions stand during the game. Terry drew winning ticket numbers and awarded eleven prizes, including five $20 in Arlington Dollars, gift certificates, and other items donated by various Chamber-member Arlington businesses. Inductee Leon Dose is shown in the background.