Dayton, Ohio-Catalyst, an A cappella singing group from Northmont High School, has been selected as the winner of the Dayton Daily News Dayton Dragons national anthem contest. The group will sing the national anthem in front of a sell-out crowd at Fifth Third Field on Opening Day, April 6. The Dragons will host the Lake County Captains at 7:00 p.m. as they open their 18th season in Dayton.
This is the final edition of an eight-part series previewing the 2017 Dragons. Players listed here are candidates for positions on the 25-man Dragons season-opening roster.
It doesn't get much better than baseball being played by kids. The love affair with our nation's pastime began on little league fields across the country for so many of us. In that spirit, the Dayton Dragons and IGS are announcing a multi-year partnership to shine a spotlight on little leaguers all across our region.
This is part seven of an eight-part series previewing the 2017 Dragons. Players listed here are candidates for positions on the 25-man Dragons season-opening roster.
The Dragons outfield picture for 2017 potentially looks like one of the team's biggest strengths, and one of the most improved areas from 2016.
This is part five of an eight-part series previewing the 2017 Dragons. Players listed here are candidates for positions on the 25-man Dragons season-opening roster.
Ticket sales for Dayton Dragons 2017 home games will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 15. The Dragons 18th Opening Day game is set for Thursday, April 6 when they host the Lake County Captains at Fifth Third Field at 7:00 p.m.
This is part four of an eight-part series previewing the 2017 Dragons. Players listed here are candidates for positions on the 25-man Dragons season-opening roster.
This is part three of an eight-part series previewing the 2017 Dragons. Players listed here are candidates for positions on the 25-man Dragons season-opening roster.
Any history of the first base position for the Dayton Dragons begins with the 19-year-old Canadian that opened the 2003 season for the Dragons.
This is part one of an eight-part series previewing the 2017 Dragons. Players listed here are candidates for positions on the 25-man Dragons season-opening roster.
The Dayton Dragons announced today that ticket sales for the Cincinnati Reds Futures Game at Fifth Third Field will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 8.
The Dayton Dragons will conduct an auditions clinic and training for the Dragons Drumline on Sunday, February 26 at Fifth Third Field.
Fans can download and print the 15-page Dragons Pre-Season Information Guide that was provided to media at our news conference to introduce new manager Luis Bolivar.
Registration is underway for the 7th Annual Dragons 5K at Fifth Third Field on Saturday, July 15, 2017.
The Dayton Dragons announced their 2017 coaching staff today, as assigned by the Cincinnati Reds. Former Dragons infielder Luis Bolivar (BULL-uh-varr), a Midwest League All-Star in 2004, will serve as Dragons manager in 2017.
Opening night for the 2017 baseball season is 10 weeks away, but Dayton Dragons mascots Heater and Gem along with the Dragons Green Team are already bringing the excitement of baseball season to local elementary schools. For the fifth straight year, the Dragons entertainment team is performing assemblies at Miami Valley elementary schools. The program continues into April.
The Dayton Dragons today are pleased to announce a reinvention of the group seating section known as the "Dragons Lair" - located in left field - into a new and improved hospitality section at Fifth Third Field.
A traditional sign that baseball season is just around the corner in the Miami Valley is the Dayton Daily News /Dayton Dragons National Anthem Tryouts. Auditions for the 2017 season's national anthem performers will be Saturday, February 25 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Dayton Mall (Center Court).
Baseball America, the trade publication for Minor League Baseball, has announced its annual list of top-10 prospects in the Cincinnati Reds organization.
The 17th year for the Dayton Dragons provided many highlights. Here are some of the stories that made 2016 another great year for the Dragons with the links to the stories.
Dayton Dragons 2016 second baseman Shed Long has been selected as Cincinnati Reds Minor League Hitter of the Year. He was among three former Dragons honored as Reds Minor League award winners, as announced Friday at RedsFest.
The Cincinnati Reds added seven players to their 40-man roster today, prior to the deadline for protecting players in the upcoming Rule 5 draft. Five of the seven players added to the Reds roster are former Dragons.
The Cincinnati Reds will visit Fifth Third Field in Dayton when they battle their top prospects in a "Futures Game" on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 1:35 p.m. The game will feature current Reds players against the organization's top Minor League talent in the stadium where many of the current Reds players and top prospects once played.
Dayton Dragons Vice President of Sponsor Services Brandy Guinaugh has been selected as the 40th Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year, as announced today by Minor League Baseball.
The Reds 2016 Draft has been ranked as the best in baseball. Seven members of the Reds draft class spent time with the Dragons in 2016.
Nick Senzel, the second overall pick in the 2016 Draft, enjoyed a terrific first professional campaign and leads the 2016 Cincinnati Reds' Organization All-Stars.
Hundreds of local residents are joining forces to fight lung cancer, united in the belief that surviving lung cancer should be the expectation, not the exception. These everyday superheroes will be meeting at the Dayton Free to Breathe 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Walk on Saturday, October 22 at the Fifth Third Field.
The Dragons on-field hosts serve as the emcees of the entire entertainment show that takes place during inning breaks at Dragons home games. The hosts introduce contestants, skits, and contests and provide personality and enthusiasm.
The 2016 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk will take place at Fifth Third Field on Saturday, October 15. Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. The walk will start at 9:00 a.m.
Brandy Guinaugh, Vice President of Sponsor Services for the Dayton Dragons, has been selected as the Midwest League's Woman Executive of the Year. The honor also carries the league's nomination for the national award, Minor League Baseball's Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year.
The Alzheimer's Association invites you to join them at the Dayton Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday, October 8. The Walk will be held at Fifth Third Field.
Dayton Dragons third baseman Nick Senzel was named today as the #1 prospect in the Midwest League in 2016 by Baseball America, the trade publication for Minor League Baseball.
The Dayton Dragons have gone pink during the month of October. In partnership with Kettering Health Network, the Dragons have turned their website pink to support the upcoming Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk.
JDRF Southwest Ohio will host its annual JDRF One Walk Dayton on Saturday, October 1 at Fifth Third Field, where more than 2,500 participants are expected.
Fifth Third Field will host the American Heart Association's Greater Dayton 5K Heart Walk/Run on Saturday, September 24th from 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon.
The Dayton Dragons today announced their game schedule for the 2017 season, the Dragons' 18th year in the Midwest League.
The Dayton Dragons and Fifth Third Bank will hold College Prep Night, a free educational event for prospective college students, at Fifth Third Field on Wednesday, September 28 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Minor League Baseball™ has announced the final attendance rankings for all 160 teams for the 2016 season. The Dayton Dragons, a Single-A team, finished seventh in average per date at 8,188 with a season total of 548,574.
The 14th Annual Miami Valley Down Syndrome Association (MVDSA) Dayton Buddy Walk® will take place at Fifth Third Field on Saturday, September 17th beginning at 8:30 a.m.
The Dayton Dragons completed their 17th season of Midwest League baseball on Monday. The 2016 season included many major storylines.
South Bend starting pitcher Ryan Kellogg and two relievers combined to scatter seven hits without allowing a walk as the Cubs shutout the Dayton Dragons 3-0 on Monday afternoon.
Today's Game: The Dayton Dragons (affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds) meet the South Bend Cubs (affiliate of the Chicago Cubs) in the last game of a three-game series. This is last game of the 2016 season for the Dragons.
South Bend's P.J. Higgins delivered a two-run single in the bottom of the eighth inning to drive in the tying and go-ahead runs as the Cubs came from behind to defeat the Dayton Dragons 3-2.
Today's Game: The Dayton Dragons (affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds) meet the South Bend Cubs (affiliate of the Chicago Cubs) in the second game of a three-game series. This is next-to-last game of the 2016 season for the Dragons.
The South Bend Cubs overcame a great performance by Dayton's Nick Senzel to defeat the Dragons 7-4 on Saturday night.
Today's Game: The Dayton Dragons (affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds) meet the South Bend Cubs (affiliate of the Chicago Cubs) in the first game of a three-game series. This is the final series of the 2016 season for the Dragons.
Shane Mardirosian lined a game-winning single to left-center field to drive in Jose Duarte from second base with two outs in the bottom of the 12th inning to lift the Dayton Dragons to a 3-2 walk-off victory.
The Dayton Dragons (affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds) meet the Lake County Captains (affiliate of the Cleveland Indians) in the rubber match of a three-game series.
Nick Senzel connected on two doubles and drove in three runs while James Vasquez added a home run to lead the Dayton Dragons to a 6-2 victory over the Lake County Captains in the next-to-last home game of the year for the Dragons.