Who are the top Major League Baseball prospects who moved up through the OKC organization?
Gavin Lux, Dustin May, Keibert Ruiz and Tony Gonsolin are four current Los Angeles Dodgers players who most recently played for the Oklahoma City Dodgers. Lux is a versatile middle-infielder who was called up to the majors in 2019 and was named 2019 Minor League Player of the Year. May is a right-handed pitcher who finished his first season in the MLB with a 3.63 ERA. Ruiz had a slugging percentage of .474 for Oklahoma City in 2019 and moved up to Los Angeles in the spring of 2020 as a right-handed catcher. Tony Gonsolin is a right-handed pitcher who was called to Los Angeles in 2019. His MLB rookie season resulted in a record of 4-2.
How long has Travis Barbary coached with the Dodgers?
Travis Barbary was named manager of the Oklahoma City Dodgers in 2019, but his connection with the Dodgers organization began almost 25 years earlier. He played for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1994 and has held various staff and coaching positions at all levels prior to being named the 33rd manager of the AAA program.
Can I bring my kids to an Oklahoma City Dodgers game?
Game days at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark are fun for the whole family. Kids will love seeing Brookyn and Brix, the Dodgers’ mascots, roaming the stadium. The OKC Dodgers also have great opportunities for their youngest fans to get in on the action including The Pup Club and Love’s Baseball Buddies. Various promotions and giveaways are held throughout the season designed for all ages.
Where is the ballpark located?
Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark is located in the heart of Bricktown, Oklahoma City’s entertainment district. While the park is relatively new, constructed in 1998 at a cost of $34 million, it was designed with the history of baseball in Oklahoma City in mind. In fact, the address of the park is 2 South Mickey Mantle Drive. Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark has a seating capacity of just over 9,000. While attending the game, be sure to find the statutes of three iconic baseball players with ties to the state of Oklahoma – Mickey Mantle, Johnny Bench and Warren Spahn.
Are the rules of baseball the same for a Minor League game as they are for a Major League game?
Yes. When you attend an Oklahoma City Dodgers game, you will see that rules are the same as enforced for a Major League game. Pitchers will only bat if the opposing team is also a National League affiliate.Back to Top