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Bremer Joins 2024 Marlins Spring Training Broadcasts

11:37 AM EST

PENSACOLA, Fla. -- Pensacola Blue Wahoos broadcaster Erik Bremer will broadcast three Spring Training games on the Miami Marlins Radio Network as the Blue Wahoos and Marlins prepare for the 2024 season. Bremer, 28, will join Marlins radio play-by-play voice Kyle Sielaff for the following games on marlins.com, mlb.com and

Blue Wahoos Announce 2024 Weekly Promotional Schedule, Opening Day Giveaways

February 16, 2024

PENSACOLA, FL – The Pensacola Blue Wahoos announced on Friday their weekly promotional schedule for the upcoming 2024 baseball season at Blue Wahoos Stadium, featuring the return of dogs, bingo, mullets, giveaways, fireworks and more! In addition, the Blue Wahoos have offered a sneak peek at their giveaway schedule, unveiling

Vote for the Best Video in our Blue Wahoos Stadium Tarp Giveaway Contest!

February 15, 2024

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos are replacing their infield tarp to stay in compliance with MLB's player development and facility standards. The old tarp is up for grabs! In January, the Blue Wahoos sent out an invitation: Create a video, no more than 60 seconds in length, to explain why your

Former Blue Wahoos' Fortes Part Of Marlins Future As Spring Training Begins 

February 14, 2024

Nick Fortes has distinction of being the first Blue Wahoos player to make his major league debut in 2021 with the Miami Marlins in the first year of Pensacola's affiliation. Fortes entered the start of spring training Thursday hopeful of another separating element of his Marlins career. He seeks to

New Book "Living the Wahoos Life" Chronicles a Decade of Blue Wahoos Baseball

February 9, 2024

PENSACOLA, FL – The Pensacola Blue Wahoos announced on Friday the release of a new book, “Living the Wahoos Life,” that celebrates the franchise’s first decade playing in Pensacola. Written by longtime local sportswriter and current front office member Bill Vilona, the 208-page book is an intimate account of Quint

Talented Women On Blue Wahoos Staff Recognized On National Women In Sports Day

February 7, 2024

Emily Mann was a college student at Clemson, thinking of a career start in baseball, when she saw the news feed on her phone in November 2020 that Kim Ng was named general manager of the Miami Marlins. That transformational moment made Ng the first woman to hold the position

11 Former Blue Wahoos Receive Non-Roster Spring Training Invitations

February 5, 2024

JUPITER, Fla. - The Miami Marlins announced non-roster invitations to their Spring Training camp on Monday, including 11 players who previously appeared for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. Pitchers Luarbert Arias (2023), Jeff Lindgren (2021-22), Patrick Monteverde (2022-23) and Devin Smeltzer (2019) will be competing for roster spots, joined by position

Blue Wahoos To Host Job Fair On Consecutive Days In Mid-February 

January 31, 2024

The Blue Wahoos are hosting their annual job fair sessions on Feb. 12-13 for part-time positions at Blue Wahoos games during the 2024 season. The job fair on Feb. 12 will occur from 4-7 p.m. at Blue Wahoos Stadium. The following day, Brownsville Community Center will host a job fair

Once Classmate With Kelce Brothers, Marlins New Leader Peter Bendix Has Many Distinctions 

January 31, 2024

Peter Bendix has already attained several distinctions in a meteoric rise from a front office intern to top tier executive in Major League Baseball. The newly-minted, president of baseball operations for the Miami Marlins, lured in November from the Tampa Bay Rays where he held the same responsibilities, also has

Marlins Prospects Berry, Buxton Impact As Blue Wahoos Players On Area School Visit 

January 30, 2024

As a kid growing up in Arizona, Jacob Berry remembered the times he was star-struck meeting college baseball players at a clinic or a school visit. “We didn’t have professional athletes come in, so we had college (athletes) and I thought it was the coolest thing, because that is something

Area Baseball Team Gets Memorable Practice Day At Blue Wahoos Stadium 

January 29, 2024

The players from the St. Paul’s Episcopal Saints from Mobile had cell phones ready when stepping from the dugout tunnel entrance at Blue Wahoos Stadium. Their first experience on the field was captured with images and videos. The Saints varsity high school team, a group of 18 players and four

Momma Wahoo Leaves Enduring Memories As All-Time Blue Wahoos Fan 

January 25, 2024

A row up from field level in Section 102, just a short bunt from the home team dugout, Momma Wahoo was a beloved fixture every season at Blue Wahoos Stadium. She sat in the aisle seat whenever she could attend games and greeted everyone who walked by. “It was all

Blue Wahoos Donating Field Tarp In Video Contest For Area Schools, Organizations 

January 24, 2024

The field tarp which saved so many Blue Wahoos games from being postponed in recent years will soon be gifted to an area school or youth organization in a free contest. The most creative video chosen will win it. Contest entries must tag the Blue Wahoos in the video placed

Blue Wahoos Honored By Covenant Care With Special Award 

January 20, 2024

The Blue Wahoos began a partnership with Covenant Care a decade ago, sharing the same vision on benefitting the Northwest Florida region. That common quest was recognized with the Blue Wahoos organization receiving the 2023 Community Partner of the Year Award at the Covenant Care Awards Banquet. The honor was

Feeling Chill? Blue Wahoos Warm Up 2024 Season Ahead With Fish Fest At Ballpark 

January 16, 2024

We interrupt this freezing cold snap in Pensacola to bring some warming news. The Blue Wahoos baseball season is now 79 days away as of Wednesday. An early peak into the future will be offered Thursday night in a free event from 5:30 to 7 p.m. when the third annual

Blue Wahoos Staff, Season Ticket Members Team To Help Restore City Youth Field 

January 13, 2024

Blue Wahoos season ticket members Ron and Donna Schulert marveled at the field they helped recreate. Together with the Blue Wahoos front office staff, led by groundskeeper Scotty Atkins, the Schulerts were part of recent collaborative effort to get the ballfield at the Gull Point Resource Center back into quality

Growing Awareness Boosts Blue Wahoos' Event-Filled Year Of Community Impact

January 4, 2024

Former Pensacola mayor Ashton Hayward nodded with a smile, while looking out on a field of future dreams. There were about 100 children at Blue Wahoos Stadium on this day in late December, participating in the inaugural Youth Sports Summit and running from station to station for different athletic skills.

Blue Wahoos Stadium To Host Inaugural Youth Sports Summit Event

December 16, 2023

The final event of 2023 at Blue Wahoos Stadium will focus on improving the future of youth sports. In effort to further awareness and make parents and guardians aware of ways to curb the growing number of injuries from specialization in youth sports, an inaugural Youth Sports Summit will occur

Former Blue Wahoos Pitcher, Gulf Breeze's Ben Lively, Gets New MLB Opportunity 

December 12, 2023

Ben Lively is getting a chance to pitch for his fourth different Major League team, the latest being the team which originally drafted him in 2010 after his senior year at Gulf Breeze High. The Cleveland Guardians on Tuesday signed Lively, 31, to a Major League Baseball contract, adding him

Former Blue Wahoos Announcer Chris Garagiola Fulfills Pair of Dreams

December 7, 2023

The clubhouse doors burst open and euphoria poured in. Chris Garagiola had positioned himself to soak in the joy and embrace a fairytale dream. The Arizona Diamondbacks on this night in late October had just beaten the Philadelphia Phillies to reach their second World Series in team history. And Garagiola,

Dedication, Passion Leads Two Blue Wahoos Staffers To Southern League Acclaim 

December 5, 2023

Scotty Atkins was 9-years-old, playing baseball in his local league, when he began to experience a groundskeeper’s joy. “My dad was on the field committee for my Little League baseball team,” he said. “And we would come to the field on Sundays and do field work. We would cut the

Blue Wahoos Chefs Compete At World Food Championships 

November 28, 2023

A one-month span before the holidays has delivered Blue Wahoos chefs Travis Wilson and Carl Sackman a pair of special memories. The tandem recently placed fifth in the sandwich category at the 11th Annual World Food Championships in Dallas, an event at the Texas State Fairgrounds in mid-November which attracted

Groundskeeper Scotty Atkins, Visiting Clubhouse Manager Cedric Bascom Win Southern League Awards

November 28, 2023

PENSACOLA, FL – In a press release on Tuesday, Minor League Baseball announced the winners of its annual groundskeeper and clubhouse attendant awards for each of the full-season Minor Leagues. Pensacola’s Scotty Atkins won the Southern League Head Groundskeeper of the Year award, while Cedric Bascom was honored as the

Blue Wahoos Announce Exhibition Series with Mexican League's Sultanes de Monterrey

November 16, 2023

PENSACOLA, FL – In a joint press conference on Thursday, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos announced a two-game exhibition series against the Mexican League’s Sultanes de Monterrey set to be played April 2 and 3, 2024 at Blue Wahoos Stadium. The series, which will bring the storied Mexican League franchise to

Once An Infield Tandem For Pensacola Pelicans, Joe Espada and Carlos Mendoza Become MLB Managers On Same Day 

November 14, 2023

Joe Espada and Carlos Mendoza were once an infield tandem turning double-plays for the Pensacola Pelicans nearly 20 years ago in the twilight of their playing careers. From those Independent League days, riding buses from Pensacola to road games in El Paso, Texas and Lincoln, Nebraska and other far-away points,