Staten Island Throwing Flames

Staten Island Yankees throw flames and get an early promotion win in January.

The first red hot poker promotional night has been seared into the 2020 Baseball Season.

Its the Staten Island Yankees who skirted the overt jab opting for clever. Baseball is reeling from the Astros sign-stealing scandal fallout but these Yankees were poised to strike and capitalize on the buzz.  The team is giving away 500 mini garbage cans, perhaps allowing their fans to signal appreciation for their team.

Twitter (and everyone) is talking about this promotion, which is really what teams seek out of promotions like this.

Great media-buzzing promotion, which could be an afterthought next September. But on this January day the Staten Island Yankees have a winner, because everyone is talking about it. Plus is a network to enhance the fan value of events.  Twice a month we gather for an hour-long discussion on an industry topic with a special guest to share their insights. Leaders like Zack Frongillo (Savannah Bananas), Steve Johnston (Kroenke Sports), Claire Czerniuk (Detroit Pistons), Zoltan Berensci (Harlem Globetrotters), John Franzone (Tampa Bay Lightning), Tyler Ferraro (Vegas Golden Knights), Maurice Brazelton (Sacramento Kings), Jackie Maldonado (Houston Texans), Todd Bosma (Portland Trail Blazers), and Anton Wright (MLSE) have discussed a wide range of industry topics.   Free One Month Trial is available now on PLUS.

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