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Dog Days Return to Toyota Field for 2024 Season

Fans can bring their four-legged friends to each Wednesday night game
March 1, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas are bringing back Dog Days the 2024 season with a new addition to the promotion. Starting this year, fans can have their dogs with them in reserved box seats in Sections 1 and 2. Nine total Wednesday night Dog Days are scheduled

Trash Pandas Announce 2024 Coaching Staff

Andy Schatzley returns for third season as manager
February 16, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas, in conjunction with the Los Angeles Angels, have announced their on-field coaching staff ahead of the 2024 season at Toyota Field. The full coaching staff for the Trash Pandas includes: -Manager: Andy Schatzley (3rd season in Rocket City) -Coach: Dann Bilardello (3rd

Bobbleheads, Giveaways, and Special Appearances Set for 2024 Season

Over 20 Dates will feature Promotional Giveaways & Special Appearances
February 1, 2024

MADISON, Ala. – The Rocket City Trash Pandas promotional calendar is filled with over 20 dates which feature promotional giveaways at the Pepsi Gates and special meet-and-greet opportunities during the games. “The fans have spoken!” bellowed Ricky Fernandez, the Trash Pandas Director of Marketing & Promotions. “Our promotions are really

Trash Pandas Announce Full 2024 Promotional Calendar

Giveaways, theme nights, fireworks, group outings, and more await for fans of all ages
February 6, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas have released their promotions schedule ahead of the 2024 season at Toyota Field. By the numbers, there will be 27 postgame fireworks shows, 17 gate giveaways, 9 themed ticket packages, 9 Dog Days (plus one Cat Night), 6 specialty jersey auctions, 5

Specialty Theme Jersey Fundraisers and Collection Dates Announced for 2024

Trash Pandas Announce Fundraisers, Donations Drive and more Community Programs
January 30, 2024

MADISON, Ala. – The Rocket City Trash Pandas will host six specialty jersey fundraisers, five donation drives, and additional community outreach nights to benefit local non-profit organizations during the 2024 season at Toyota Field. “Game worn specialty jersey auctions encompass so much of what the Trash Pandas organization strives for,”

Trash Pandas Launch Wedding Giveaway and 2024 Weekly Promotions

One lucky couple will have their big day at Toyota Field, and nightly fan favorites make their return
January 31, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas have begun an extraordinary promotion for the 2024 campaign, where a lucky couple will win a special Wedding Giveaway. Now available for entry, fans can submit a form detailing why they should be selected for a wedding to take place during the

Trash Pandas Foundation Launch Color The Can Contest

Grand Prize Winner’s Design will be featured on Cash Can Fundraiser
January 31, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas Foundation has launched the Color the Can contest. The contest details and submission form is available online at TrashPandasFoundation.com. Kids ages 3 to 12 are invited to submit a fun and creative design for this season’s Cash Can. The Cash Can is

Trash Pandas Unveil 2024 Theme Night Packages

Fans can score limited edition collectibles at select home games
January 29, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas have put together an exciting lineup of theme ticket packages ahead of their fourth season of baseball at Toyota Field. Each one includes a reserved box seat ticket, plus a special collectible item. “When we host theme nights at Trash Pandas games,

Tickets Now On Sale for Alabama vs. Belmont at Toyota Field

The Crimson Tide take on the Bruins on March 26th
January 10, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Alabama Crimson Tide baseball team will take on the Belmont Bruins at Toyota Field on Tuesday, March 26th and tickets are on sale now to the general public. First pitch is set for 6:05 P.M. and all gates will open at 4:30 P.M. Tickets start at

Trash Pandas Hosting 2024 Job Fair on February 3rd

Fourth annual hiring event will start at 10 a.m. at Toyota Field
January 17, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas are hiring! Ahead of the fourth season of baseball in 2024, the team will be hosting a job fair at Toyota Field on Saturday, February 3, beginning at 10 a.m. The Trash Pandas are looking for people with strong energy, passion, and

Sprocket to Deliver Panda-Grams for Valentine's Day

Trash Pandas mascot available to deliver gifts once again in 2024
January 23, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – Valentine’s Day is on the horizon and the Rocket City Trash Pandas are spreading love around North Alabama with help from the most meteoric mascot in sports, Sprocket! For the second consecutive year, the Trash Pandas are giving fans the opportunity to surprise that special someone with

Trash Pandas 2024 Single-Game Tickets Now On Sale

Fans can secure their seats for the fourth season in Rocket City
January 20, 2024

CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR TICKETS! MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas are thrilled to announce that single-game tickets for the 2024 season will be available for purchase online beginning Saturday, January 20, at 10 a.m. The fourth season at Toyota Field, presented by Booz Allen Hamilton, will

Trash Pandas Launch 'Reading with Sprocket' Program

Local schools K-5 can participate in this free initiative
January 4, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas are thrilled to unveil the ‘Reading with Sprocket’ program in conjunction with the non-profit Trash Pandas Foundation. As the 2024 educational year gets under way, each school or classroom will have the opportunity to receive a complimentary visit from Sprocket and a

Trash Pandas to Host National Anthem Auditions

Individuals and Ensembles Invited to Register for February 17 event at Parkway Place Mall
January 25, 2024

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Trash Pandas will host National Anthem Auditions at the Parkway Place Mall on Saturday, February 17 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Individuals and ensemble groups and choirs are invited to audition for the opportunity to sing the “Star Spangled Banner” prior to one

Auburn Baseball Welcomes Troy to Toyota Field

The Tigers will host the Trojans on March 12th
December 18, 2023

MADISON, Alabama – The Auburn Tigers and Troy Trojans will play the first game at Toyota Field in 2024. The Tigers return to North Alabama to host the non-conference matchup on Tuesday, March 12th at 6:05pm. Pepsi Gates open at 5pm. Both teams appeared in last year’s NCAA tournament. The

Rocket City Launches Official 'Trash Panda Travels' Initiative

Where in the world have you been with your Trash Pandas gear?
December 29, 2023

The Rocket City Trash Pandas logo has been coast to coast and all over the globe. We've sent merchandise to all 50 states and over 40 countries. Now, we're bringing fans together in one spot to share their experiences with the most meteoric brand in Minor League Baseball. The Trash

Trash Pandas' Hearn Named Clubhouse Manager of the Year

19-Year MiLB Veteran Brings Home Honors to Rocket City
November 28, 2023

MADISON, Alabama – Clubhouse veteran Bubba Hearn has been named the Southern League’s Home Clubhouse Manager of the Year. The honors were announced Tuesday by Major League Baseball. The New Mexico native completed his 19th season in professional baseball and second with the Trash Pandas in 2023. Primarily responsible for

2024 Trash Pandas Game Times Released

September 21, 2023

MADISON, Alabama – Today the Rocket City Trash Pandas have announced game times for the fourth season in franchise history, with the home opener against the Birmingham Barons scheduled for 6:35 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9 at Toyota Field. The Trash Pandas begin the season on the road with a

2023 Top Ten Moments: Part Two

Breaking down the best of Trash Pandas baseball this season
October 17, 2023

The Rocket City Trash Pandas embarked on their third baseball journey in 2023, which was filled once again with many memories both at Toyota Field and away from home. We went back and ranked our top ten moments of the season, starting with #6-10 which you can read here. Now,

2023 Top Ten Moments: Part One

Breaking down the best of the Trash Pandas, starting with numbers 6-10
October 13, 2023

The Rocket City Trash Pandas embarked on their third baseball journey in 2023, which was filled once again with many memories both at Toyota Field and away from home. We went back and ranked our top ten moments of the season... 10. The First Win of the Year...Right After THAT

Rocket City Christmas Light Show Returns November 17

Santa’s Favorite Tales Light Up Toyota Field through December 31
November 1, 2023

MADISON, Alabama – The Rocket City Christmas Light Show returns to Toyota Field with nearly one million Christmas Lights on display beginning Friday, November 17th. The musically synchronized, drive-through Christmas Light Show and Winter Wonderland inside Toyota Field return for the fourth straight year and this year’s theme is set

Trash Pandas Christmas Tree Fundraiser Adds New Gleam to Light Show

Christmas Trees Purchases will benefit Local Non-Profit Organizations
October 18, 2023

MADISON, Alabama – Christmas Tree purchases this season will spread even more joy throughout North Alabama. The Rocket City Trash Pandas, through the Trash Pandas Foundation are set to partner with local non-profit organizations, including the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), First Stop, and Russell Hill Foundation of Clearview Cancer

Trash Pandas Foundation Raises Over $60,000 In 2023 

Jersey auctions, clubhouse sales benefitting local community this season
August 15, 2023

More than halfway into 2023, the Rocket City Trash Pandas have plenty to be proud of. In the first season with the new Rocket City Trash Pandas Foundation fully in action, the team has raised tens of thousands of dollars for worthy causes while expanding their footprint in the North