Open Audition For National Anthem Singers

O say can you sing? The Charlotte Knights are looking for individuals and groups to perform the National Anthem before their baseball games this season. For the fifth consecutive year, Queen City Q in uptown Charlotte (225 E. 6th Street) will be the site of the National Anthem auditions on Monday, February 19th from 5:00…

It's Time To Apply For Summer Jobs

Are you looking for a new job, either full- or part-time? Are your kids ready to take on the responsibility of a summer job and earn their own gas money? You might want to check out these fun opportunities: 1. Pro Sports Catering and the Charlotte Knights are holding a Food Service Job Fair on Saturday,…

Should Charlotte Have More Sports Teams?

This year there's been a lot of talk and even some action taken toward bringing new sports teams to Charlotte. The argument for doing so is that our metropolitan area is one of the fast-growing in the U.S. Those against the idea say that Charlotte doesn't have enough people yet to consistently fill another stadium's…

Top 10 Things To Do Before School Starts

Believe it or not, there's only a month left until the end of summer break. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools begin a new academic year on Monday, August 28th. So little time, so much to do! Here's a list of things you might need to tackle before the kids go back to school: 10. Find some community service…

TREV: How A Baseball Is Made

It's time for another Totally Random Educational Video! In this installment, we'll learn how the most important piece of equipment in America's pastime is made. The sports we love are always evolving, but some things never change. Did you know that each official baseball used in professional games is still made to league standards for…

Which Positions Pay Best In The MLB?

Quite frankly, the money's on the pitcher's mound! Per The Charlotte Business Journal, "The average pay among that group of top 25 players will be about $24.9 million this year. Nearly half of them – 11 players in all – are starting pitchers slated to earn an average of $26.8 million..."

Somebody Give That Cat A Contract

Miami Marlins players and fans had to be thinking about omens this week when a cat appeared in the outfield at Marlins Park on Tuesday (4/11) during a game with the Atlanta Braves. The Marlins' star right fielder Giancarlo Stanton was the first to approach the gray kitty, followed shortly by a member of the…

All-Time Greatest Baseball Movies

Baseball season is underway but as Crash Davis (Kevin Costner) said in Bull Durham, "Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose, sometimes it rains." When those rain-outs halt the play on the field, it's the perfect time to pop in a great movie about America's pastime. Here's our lineup of nine of the best: 9. Major…