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Gwinnett Stripers, Coca-Cola® to Host Preseason Party on March 10

Free event includes complimentary hot dogs, Savannah Bananas ticket raffle, more from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
February 22, 2024

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Gwinnett Stripers are partnering with Coca-Cola® to host the Coca-Cola Preseason Party at Coolray Field on Sunday, March 10. The rain-or-shine event runs from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tickets to the event are FREE but must be reserved online in advance. The Coca-Cola Preseason Party

Tex at the Top: Kanekoa Texeira Returns to Manage Gwinnett

Texeira, a pitcher with Gwinnett from 2014-16, is set to lead the Stripers in 2024
February 15, 2024

Clad in a flat-bill cap emblazoned with the Hawaii state flag, the lush greenery of his back yard on the rugged island of Molokai visible behind him, Kanekoa Texeira cracks an ear-to-ear smile. “I can’t wait to go back home,” he says. The home he’s referring to could be any

Gwinnett Stripers to Host Virtual National Anthem Auditions

Team is accepting digital submission through February 23, virtual-only auditions begin in March
February 6, 2024

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – With the 15th season of Gwinnett Stripers baseball fast approaching, the team is once again launching a virtual search for National Anthem performers. All interested singers, vocal groups (five singers or less), and musicians can send a digital submission (video or audio) of their acapella or unaccompanied

Celebrate Groundhog Day with Gwinnett Stripers’ Mascot Chopper the Groundhog on February 2

Chopper will visit three locations this Friday, Stripers’ single-game tickets on sale at 9 a.m.
January 31, 2024

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Gwinnett Stripers’ own Chopper the Groundhog – the only groundhog mascot in professional sports – will visit fans at three locations in Gwinnett County to celebrate Groundhog Day on Friday, February 2. In addition to spreading festive groundhog cheer during his namesake holiday, Chopper will also

Gwinnett Stripers Announce 2024 Promotions Calendar

Team to celebrate 15th season with 17 giveaways, 13 fireworks shows, and more
January 30, 2024

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – In anticipation of their milestone 15th season, the Gwinnett Stripers today announced their Promotions Calendar for 2024. The full schedule of giveaways, fire­­works shows, theme nights, special appearances, and weekly promotions awaiting fans at Coolray Field can be viewed now at Single-game tickets for all Stripers’

Atlanta Braves Announce Gwinnett Stripers’ 2024 Coaching Staff

Kanekoa Texeira named eighth manager in Gwinnett history
January 25, 2024

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Atlanta Braves announced today their minor league coaching staffs for the 2024 season. The Gwinnett Stripers will be managed by former G-Braves pitcher Kanekoa Texeira, who is joined by pitching coach Kevin McAvoy (2nd season, 1st in non-interim role), pitching coach Mike McCarthy (1st season), hitting

Gwinnett Stripers Unveil Plans for “Coca-Cola Front Porch”

Open-air group space set to open behind home plate at Coolray Field this spring
January 18, 2024

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Gwinnett Stripers, in conjunction with Diamond Baseball Holdings, today announced the first major renovation project in the 15-year history of Coolray Field. The Stripers are teaming up with Coca-Cola® to create an exciting new space, the Coca-Cola Front Porch, opening this spring in the seating bowl

Gwinnett Stripers Now Hiring Gameday Staff for 2024

Seasonal jobs pay up to $17 per hour, Job Fair set for January 20
January 9, 2024

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Gwinnett Stripers are now accepting applications for gameday staff for the 2024 season. Online applications can be submitted now at, and an in-person Job Fair is scheduled for Saturday, January 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Suite Lounge at Coolray Field. Individuals

Gwinnett Stripers Continued Attendance Growth in Successful 2023 Season

Club sees attendance increase in consecutive years for the first time in history
December 12, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Gwinnett Stripers continued a trend of growth at the gates in 2023, the club’s 14th season as the Triple-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves. The Stripers welcomed 231,044 fans to 71 home dates at Coolray Field, the ballpark’s largest single-season attendance since 2015. With an increase

Stripers’ Manager Matt Tuiasosopo Named to Atlanta Braves Coaching Staff

Following three seasons with Gwinnett, Tuiasosopo is now Atlanta’s third base coach
December 11, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – In an announcement made by the Atlanta Braves today, Gwinnett Stripers’ manager Matt Tuiasosopo has been named to the Braves’ Major League coaching staff for 2024. Tuiasosopo will serve as the third base coach under Atlanta manager Brian Snitker. Tuiasosopo, 37, becomes the second manager in Gwinnett

2023 Gwinnett Stripers: Year in Review

Stripers finish T-12 in IL, playing key role in support of the Atlanta Braves
October 4, 2023

The 14th season of Triple-A baseball in Gwinnett County has come and gone. Though a Triple-A championship was not attainable for the Gwinnett Stripers in the 2023 season, the team remained a crucial instrument for the Atlanta Braves, the Stripers’ parent club, as they pursue a World Series title for

Allan Winans Named 2023 International League All-Star

Winans selected as one of the IL’s four top Starting Pitchers by vote of league managers
October 4, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Minor League Baseball™ (MiLB) announced today the Triple-A All-Star teams and award-winners for 2023. In a vote of league managers, Gwinnett Stripers right-hander Allan Winans was selected to the International League All-Star team as one of four Starting Pitchers. The 28-year-old Winans went 9-4 with a league-best

Late Homer from Dean Drives Gwinnett to Season Finale Triumph

Three-run homer in eighth inning helps Stripers conclude season with 7-6 win over Durham
September 24, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Facing a two-run eighth inning deficit, the Gwinnett Stripers found a hero in Justin Dean, whose clutch three-run home run flipped the scoreboard and gave the Stripers a 7-6 win over the Durham Bulls (88-62) in the season finale on Sunday afternoon at Coolray Field. Decisive Plays:

Waldrep Brilliant in Triple-A Debut as Stripers Blank Durham 2-0 

Braves’ No. 2 prospect strikes out five over 4.1 innings in scoreless Gwinnett debut
September 23, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Less than three months after the Atlanta Braves selected Hurston Waldrep in the first round of the 2023 MLB draft, the 21-year-old from Cairo, Georgia fired 4.1 scoreless innings as the Gwinnett Stripers (69-78) blanked the Durham Bulls (88-61) 2-0 on Saturday night at Coolray Field. Decisive

Gwinnett Shut Out Again as Durham Clinches IL Second-Half Title 

Stripers manage just three hits in 3-0 loss to Bulls
September 22, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – For the second time in three games, the Gwinnett Stripers (68-78) were held scoreless by the Durham Bulls (88-60) in a 3-0 loss on Friday night at Coolray Field. With the win, Durham clinched the International League second-half title. Decisive Plays: Ruben Cardenas helped Durham break a

Pair of Durham Three-Run Homers Hand Stripers 10-2 Loss

September 21, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Tristan Gray and Niko Hulsizer each crushed three-run home runs for the Durham Bulls (87-60) to power a seven-run eighth inning that ended any hopes of a Gwinnett Stripers’ (68-77) comeback in a 10-2 loss on Thursday night at Coolray Field. Decisive Plays: The Stripers jumped in

Stripers Shut Out in 11-0 Loss to Durham

Pitching staff allows multiple four-run innings in rough afternoon
September 20, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Gwinnett Stripers (68-76) fell behind early and watched their deficit to the Durham Bulls (86-60) grow as the game went on in an 11-0 loss on Wednesday afternoon at Coolray Field. Decisive Plays: A solo homer by Tristan Gray (29) in the second inning sparked a

Gwinnett Struggles to Keep Pace with Durham in 8-2 Loss 

Eight Stripers relievers yield eight runs to Bulls in series-opening loss
September 19, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Allan Winans fired 4.1 scoreless innings for the Gwinnett Stripers (68-75), but the Durham Bulls (85-60) pounced on the Stripers bullpen with a four-run sixth and eight total runs to take a comfortable 8-2 victory on Tuesday night at Coolray Field. Decisive Plays: A solo home run

Stripers Split Doubleheader in Road Finale at Jacksonville

Gwinnett wins 5-3 in extra innings in game one, drops nightcap 6-0
September 16, 2023

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – After hanging on for a thrilling 5-3 extra-inning victory in game one, the Gwinnett Stripers (68-74) were limited to two hits in a 6-0 loss in game two, splitting a doubleheader with the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp (69-74) on Saturday night at 121 Financial Ballpark. The Stripers won

Smith-Shawver, Vines Combine to Four-Hit Jumbo Shrimp

Prospect tandem AJ Smith-Shawver and Darius Vines lead Stripers to 2-0 road win
September 15, 2023

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – AJ Smith-Shawver opened the game with 3.0 hitless innings, and Darius Vines finished it with 6.0 four-hit frames as the Gwinnett Stripers (67-73) shut out the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp (68-73) 2-0 on Friday night at 121 Financial Ballpark. Decisive Plays: The Stripers broke the scoreless deadlock in

Stripers Break Out to Back Rangel’s First Triple-A Win

Fuentes, Guthrie, Sanchez all with multi-RBI efforts in 9-4 victory at Jacksonville
September 14, 2023

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Alan Rangel settled down after three early runs for 5.0 solid innings in his first Triple-A win, and six different players drove in runs as the Gwinnett Stripers (66-73) defeated the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp (68-72) 9-4 on Thursday night at 121 Financial Ballpark. Decisive Plays: Jacob Amaya’s

Homestand Highlights: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with Xolos de Gwinnett Bobblehead  

Last fireworks show of the season and Education Day matinee close out final homestand vs. Durham
September 14, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Gwinnett Stripers are wrapping up a memorable season at Coolray Field by celebrating the fans that made it possible with Fan Appreciation Night on September 22 as part of a six-game series against the Durham Bulls September 19-24. The homestand also features the final Education Day

Clutch Hits, Defense Propel Stripers Past Jacksonville 2-1

Hits by Hudson and Velazquez, four double plays lead Gwinnett to narrow victory
September 13, 2023

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Gwinnett Stripers (65-73) turned as many double plays (4) as they had hits (4) on Wednesday night, using both to hang on for a 2-1 win over the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp (68-71) at 121 Financial Ballpark. Joe Hudson hit a game-tying double, scored the decisive run,

Stripers Stifled, Washed Out in 2-1 Loss at Jacksonville

Gwinnett falls behind just before rain ends game in seventh inning
September 12, 2023

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Moments after the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp (68-70) snapped a 1-1 tie in the bottom of the seventh inning, heavy rains arrived and forced the early end to Tuesday night’s game, resulting in a 2-1 loss for the Gwinnett Stripers (64-73) at 121 Financial Ballpark. Decisive Plays: Dalton

Pair of Two-Run Homers Not Enough for Stripers in 6-4 Loss 

Worcester uses five-run fourth to beat Gwinnett, split series
September 10, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Joe Hudson and Braden Shewmake hammered a pair of two-run home runs for the Gwinnett Stripers (64-72), but the Worcester Red Sox (74-63) cranked four RBI doubles in a five-run fourth to jump in front and win 6-4 on Sunday afternoon at Coolray Field. Decisive Plays: A