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Falcon Park turf installation project makes progress in Auburn (video)

Turf installation project underway at Falcon Park
Installation of artificial turf began earlier this week at Falcon Park, home of the Auburn Doubledays minor league baseball team and now, the CCC Spartans as well. The below video posted to the Auburn Doubledays’ official Facebook page shows an aerial view of the progress that was made over the past few days… ORIGINAL POST: Installation of artificial turf began... more

Collier, Truman depart Auburn Doubledays front office

Collier, Truman depart Auburn Doubledays front office
One Auburn Doubledays assistant general manager has left his position and the other is on his way out. Andy Collier left the organization to become the program director at Champions For Life two weeks ago, while Shane Truman is leaving next week to become the homeless coordinator for Cayuga County. Both Collier and Truman said it wasn’t planned to leave... more

Wheeler to take over as manager of the Auburn Doubledays

Wheeler to take over as manager of the Auburn Doubledays
The Washington Nationals announced their minor league staff Monday, including the name of the new Auburn Doubledays manager. Ralph “Rocket” Wheeler will take over as the manager of the Doubledays for the 2019 season. Franklin Bravo is returning as the pitching coach, and Mark Harris is back as the hitting coach. Kirby Craft will be the athletic trainer, while Ryan... more

Falcon Park in Auburn on pace despite early snowfall

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Despite November’s snowfalls, the synthetic turf installation at Falcon Park is still expected to be completed on time in the spring. The Auburn City Council unanimously approved moving forward with the project in October, nearly three months after the plan to transform the facility so it could be used by Cayuga Community College teams was first introduced. The goal was... more

Groundbreaking for Falcon Park project held on Monday night

Groundbreaking for Falcon Park project held on Monday night
Officials from Cayuga Community College and the City of Auburn were at Falcon Park early Monday evening to break ground on the turf field installation project at Falcon Park. The project will expand the park from being the home of the Auburn Doubledays to also being the winter, spring and fall home of the Cayuga Community College Spartans. The Doubledays... more

CCC board approves agreement for Falcon Park turf project

CCC board approves agreement for Falcon Park turf project
The Cayuga Community College Board of Trustees unanimously approved an agreement that will allow the college to rent the field at Falcon Park from the city of Auburn for several of its men’s and women’s athletic teams. The agreement stipulates that the city will be responsible for paying for and overseeing a project to install a turf field at Falcon... more

Doubledays eliminated after loss at Hudson Valley

Doubledays eliminated after loss at Hudson Valley
The Doubledays’ playoff run ended Thursday night against the Renegades after a season filled with fun and exciting baseball. A close game all the way until the late innings, Auburn was unable to come away with the win and fell to Hudson Valley, 7-3. Francys Peguero had one of his better starts for the Doubledays this season. Coming in with... more

Doubledays drop play-off opener at Falcon Park

Doubledays drop play-off opener at Falcon Park
Excitement was in the air at Falcon Park as the Doubledays prepared for their first playoff game in Auburn since 2012. Although the team had lost clubhouse leader Aaron Barrett following the conclusion of the season, his spirit still lived on as his jersey hung in the Doubledays bullpen during pregame. Everyone was ready for Auburn to start Game 1... more

Doubledays secure playoff berth; open postseason tonight at Falcon Park

Doubledays secure playoff berth in Batavia
Playoff baseball is back in Auburn! The Doubledays secured their first playoff berth since the 2012 season following their 8-5 win over the Batavia Muckdogs. Two four-spots in the game were able to give them the final push to securing their Wednesday night matchup against Hudson Valley in the postseason. The Doubledays quickly jumped on the Muckdogs and began a... more

Doubledays offense explodes against Muckdogs

Doubledays offense explodes against Muckdogs
After kicking things off uncharacteristically early at 1:05 PM, the Doubledays have the rest of their Saturday afternoons to relax following an exciting 10-5 win against the Muckdogs in Batavia. The Doubledays are a full two games ahead of the Brooklyn Cyclones in the wild card and only one game back of Mahoning Valley in the division. (Click here for... more

Doubledays close regular season at Falcon Park with 6-2 win

Doubledays close regular season at Falcon Park with 6-2 win
The Doubledays delivered big time in their last regular season game at Falcon Park. In front of a lively crowd of over 1,300, the Doubledays launched two home runs in their series finale against the Williamsport Crosscutters and secured the 6-2 win. Nic Perkins – playing first base tonight for the Doubledays – kicked off Auburn’s scoring with a bang... more

Doubledays drop first game, come up big in game 2 vs. Williamsport

Doubledays drop first game, come up big in game 2 vs. Williamsport
The fans at Falcon Park were in for a treat Thursday after a wet and noisy Wednesday. Extreme thunderstorms cut Game 1 of the Doubledays’ three-game series against the Crosscutters short, which led to the contest picking back up at the bottom of the fourth with Game 2 being played 30 minutes after the conclusion. Though the Doubledays weren’t able... more

Marinconz launches 1st homerun as Auburn wins in West Virginia

The Doubledays bounced back in style against the Black Bears after a marathon matchup on Monday that they ended up losing 2-1 in extras. Auburn’s bats came through with 14 hits Tuesday night, driving in eight runs in the Doubledays’ 8-4 win over the Black Bears. Kyle Marinconz went on a tear Tuesday evening just one day after being the... more

Doubledays drop series opener at West Virginia

The Doubledays’ “never-give-up” attitude during Sunday afternoon’s matchup against the West Virginia Black Bears was a refreshing sight to see. Trailing on three separate occasions, Auburn’s offense bailed out it’s pitching multiple times by forcing three ties and eventually extra innings. But the Black Bears proved more resilient in the end. A walk-off single won it for West Virginia, with... more

Doubledays let seven run lead slip away at State College

Both teams let a lead slip away, but the State College Spikes emerged with an 11-10 victory over Auburn Doubledays at Lubrano Park Friday night. Auburn got the game going with a seven spot in the first inning. Cody Daily started it off with an RBI double, Jacob Rhinesmith brought in a run with a fielder’s choice, Kyle Marinconz drove... more

Doubledays lose 5th straight on wild pitch in ninth inning

The Auburn Doubledays rallied to tie the score in the eighth inning, but the State College Spikes scored the winning run on a wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth in a 3-2 victory at Lubrano Park Thursday. With the Auburn loss and Mahoning Valley’s 3-2 win over West Virginia, the Doubledays slip 1 1/2 games behind the Scrappers... more

Doubledays cough up game, division lead in loss to Mahoning Valley

Less than a week ago, the Doubledays waltzed into Mahoning Valley, taking three games and the Pinckney Division lead from the Scrappers. In the next meeting, the Scrappers returned the favor. Auburn coughed up an early five-run lead to Mahoning Valley, falling 9-6 in 10 innings Thursday at Falcon Park. The loss drops the Doubledays to a 1/2 game behind... more
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