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RiverDogs Ninth Inning Comeback Falls Short in 3-2 Defeat

April 19, 2024

The Columbia Fireflies evened the series by hanging on late for a 3-2 win over the Charleston RiverDogs on Friday night at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Angel Mateo’s two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning ignited the crowd, but Luis Polanco retired the final two batters

Fireflies Strike Late to Upend RiverDogs 7-3

April 18, 2024

The Columbia Fireflies scored five runs combined in the eighth and ninth innings to break a tie and beat the Charleston RiverDogs 7-3 on Thursday night at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Erick Pena drove in four runs and twice gave Columbia the lead with his left-handed swing. The victory

Peguero Comes Through as RiverDogs Walk-Off Fireflies 3-2

April 17, 2024

Odalys Peguero delivered a walk-off RBI single to right field with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Charleston RiverDogs edged the Columbia Fireflies 3-2 on Wednesday night at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. The RiverDogs have won the first two games of the series by

RiverDogs Open Homestand with Comeback Win

April 16, 2024

The Charleston RiverDogs scored the final three runs on Tuesday afternoon at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, earning a hard-fought 3-2 win over the Columbia Fireflies. Adrian Santana raced home on a wild pitch in the bottom of the eighth to score the decisive run. The game was played in

Déjà vu Strikes RiverDogs in Second Straight Late-Inning Defeat

April 14, 2024

Nehomar Ochoa Jr. blasted a go-ahead three-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning as the Fayetteville Woodpeckers once again stunned the Charleston RiverDogs at Segra Stadium on Sunday evening. Ochoa’s round-tripper capped a four-run inning as Fayetteville earned a thrilling 7-6 victory. The RiverDogs scored one run

Woodpeckers Score Eight Runs in Final Three Innings to Shock RiverDogs

April 13, 2024

The Charleston RiverDogs held the lead from the first inning through the top of the seventh on Saturday night at Segra Stadium. In the blink of an eye, that lead evaporated as the Fayetteville Woodpeckers scored six runs in the bottom half to run away with a 9-4 victory. The

Suarez Dazzles, Bats Break Free in 7-1 Victory

April 12, 2024

Suarez Dazzles, Bats Break Free in 7-1 Victory

RiverDogs Blank Woodpeckers to Pick Up First Road Win

April 11, 2024

Four Charleston RiverDogs pitchers combined for 14 strikeouts and held a potent Fayetteville offense to just four hits in a 2-0 win on Thursday night at Segra Stadium. The RiverDogs scored a single run in each of the first two innings and held on the rest of the way despite

RiverDogs Return to The Joe with Big Plans for First Week-Long Homestand

Curtis Mead Bobblehead Giveaway and Boy Band Night Highlight Second Home Series
April 11, 2024

The Charleston RiverDogs started the 2024 season with a very successful opening weekend. The Joe was packed, replica rings were distributed, and the team took two of three from Kannapolis. The focus has now shifted to April 16-21 as the team prepares to host twice as many games with double

Woodpeckers Ride Long Ball to Victory in Second Installment of Series

April 10, 2024

The Fayetteville Woodpeckers used home runs in the fourth and fifth innings to take control in a 4-2 win over the Charleston RiverDogs on Wednesday afternoon at Segra Stadium. Neither team scored after the fifth inning. Catcher Raudlelis Martinez went 4-4 at the plate with a double and a triple

Fayetteville Frustrates RiverDogs in Series Opener

April 9, 2024

A towering pop up fell between two Charleston RiverDogs infielders to begin the bottom of the second inning on Tuesday night at Segra Stadium. From that point forward, everything went downhill in the team’s first road game of the season. The Fayetteville Woodpeckers collected nine hits and their pitching staff

RiverDogs Race Around Bases in 6-2 Win over Cannon Ballers

April 7, 2024

The Charleston RiverDogs led from start to finish in a 6-2 win over the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers on Sunday evening. The victory allowed the RiverDogs to win the opening series of the season 2-1. Woo Shin finished with three hits, a home run and two runs batted in to ignite

RiverDogs Rally in Ninth; Fall to Kannapolis in Extras

April 6, 2024

The Charleston RiverDogs entered the bottom of the ninth inning trailing by four runs and having mustered just one hit on the evening. Five hits and four runs later, the game was headed to extra innings. Despite the late heroics, the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers scored two runs in the top

RiverDogs Toss Combined One-Hitter in Opening Night Victory

April 5, 2024

Three Charleston RiverDogs pitchers combined to surrender just one hit in a 2-0 opening night shutout of the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers. A standing room only crowd of 6,176 watched Santiago Suarez, Hayden Snelsire and Gerlin Rosario confuse Cannon Ballers throughout the evening. The trio combined for 11 strikeouts and allowed

Homestand Preview: RiverDogs Begin Third Title Defense with Massive Opening Weekend

Weekend Features Replica Ring, Magnet Schedule and Dog Dynasty Poster Giveaways
April 4, 2024

The countdown that began in the form of months, first dwindled to weeks, and now one day is remaining. The Charleston RiverDogs will begin their quest for a four-peat when the Carolina League season gets underway with a three-game series against the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers April 5-7 at Joseph P.

RiverDogs 2024 Opening Night Roster Announced

Initial Roster Includes 11 Returning Players and 4 Top 30 Prospects
April 2, 2024

The Charleston RiverDogs, in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Rays, announced their opening night roster on Tuesday afternoon in advance of the team’s April 5 season-opener against the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers. The RiverDogs initial group of 29 active players includes 16 pitchers and 13 position players. Sean Smedley’s second season

RiverDogs Unveil Complete 2024 Promotions Schedule

Highlights Include Replica Ring Giveaway, Independence Day Celebration and Several Jersey Auctions
March 19, 2024

With just over three weeks remaining until the first pitch of the 2024 season is thrown, the Charleston RiverDogs announced their complete promotions schedule on Tuesday afternoon. The team will open the campaign at home with a three-game weekend series heavily focused on celebrating the team’s Carolina League championship three-peat.

RiverDogs to Host Stop on Bert Kreischer’s Third Annual Fully Loaded Comedy Festival

June 13 Show to Feature Kreischer, Mark Normand, Dave Attell, Big Jay Oakerson, Dan Soder, and Other Special Guests
March 5, 2024

On Tuesday, the Charleston RiverDogs announced that Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park will host the second stop on Bert “The Machine” Kreischer’s third annual Fully Loaded Comedy Festival which will visit 13 of the most iconic ballparks, amphitheaters and arenas across the country. The June 13 event will feature Kreischer,

RiverDogs Unveil Summer Camp Schedule for 2024

February 6, 2024

Meatballs, cheddar, cans of corn and pepper are all references in the game of baseball, as well as items located in the kitchen. During the summer of 2024, children will have the opportunity to sharpen their approaches in both environments. On Tuesday, the Charleston RiverDogs announced the full schedule for

RiverDogs Put Tickets on Sale for 2024 Campaign

Dates for Top Promotions Also Released
January 29, 2024

Coming off of three championships, and due to unprecedented demand for tickets, the RiverDogs announced Monday that single game tickets are on sale now. Coinciding with that announcement, the Tampa Bay Rays Single-A affiliate unveiled dates for the top promotional highlights of the campaign. Tickets are available for purchase directly

RiverDogs Announce 2024 Field Staff

Four Staff Members Return, Including Smedley as Manager
January 23, 2024

The Charleston RiverDogs will begin the hunt for a fourth consecutive Carolina League championship in early April. A familiar face will be guiding that attempt as Sean Smedley returns for a second year as the team’s manager. The rest of the coaching staff, announced by the Tampa Bay Rays on

RiverDogs Partner with CCSD for Eighth Year of "Reading Around the Bases" Program

Kickoff Event Scheduled for January 16 at Chicora Elementary
January 12, 2024

The Charleston RiverDogs and the Charleston County School District have announced a continuation of their long-time partnership that includes the highly successful literacy initiative, “Reading Around the Bases”. The program, which enters its eighth year, was developed during the 2016-2017 school year to promote having fun while reading with second

Echols Named One of Charleston’s Most Influential

RiverDogs President and General Manager Tabbed by Charleston Business Magazine
January 11, 2024

Each January, the Charleston Business Magazine publishes a list of the 50 most influential people in the region. Charleston RiverDogs President and General Manager Dave Echols was selected as a member of the 2024 edition of the list. The selected individuals were chosen based on staff research and community nominations.

RiverDogs Unveil Lineup for 20th Annual Hot Stove Banquet

December 11, 2023

The Charleston RiverDogs have announced that the organization's 20th Annual Hot Stove Banquet, presented by Container Maintenance, will feature a trio of standout performers from the current run of three consecutive championships. Infielder Curtis Mead from 2021, infielder Carson Williams from 2022 and pitcher Marcus Johnson from the recently completed

RiverDogs Announce Series of Front Office Promotions and New Hires 

November 8, 2023

On the heels of winning a third-consecutive championship in September, the Charleston RiverDogs have announced several promotions and new hires to their front office staff. In the ticketing department, Evan Courtney has been promoted to Director of Ticket Sales and Savannah Bullins is now the Director of Group Sales. Meanwhile,