MANKATO, Minn.–The Mankato MoonDogs Baseball Club, a member of the Northwoods League, will be hosting a press conference and Meet the Owner event Thursday, January 31st at 6 p.m. at Tav on the Ave.
New MoonDogs owner, Mark Ogren, will be on hand and available to the media for a press conference. After which, there will be a meet and greet event where Mark will be available to meet MoonDogs fans in attendance.
"I am really looking forward to this event because it will be my first real opportunity to meet the local MoonDogs fans and talk baseball with them" Ogren said.
New additions to the MoonDogs front office will also be in attendance to meet with fans and usher in a new era of Mankato baseball.
MoonDogs mascot Muttnik will also be there to celebrate the new ownership and every fan will have a chance to register to win a MoonDogs prize pack including merchandise and 2013 tickets.
Tav on the Ave will be extending their usual happy hour specials for fans that want to attend the event. Domestic Tap Beers will be $2 and appetizers will be half price.
The 2013 home opener will be Wednesday, May 29th against the Rochester Honkers. Season tickets and MoonDogs merchandise are on sale at the MoonDogs baseball office located at 1221 Caledonia Street. For more information visit, www.mankatomoondogs.com or call 507-625-7047.