Crunch time is here in the 2013 Texas League pennant races. Your Corpus Christi Hooks secured a Division Series berth by capturing the TL South first-half title. They know they'll be facing I-37 rival San Antonio in the first round of the playoffs... in the wake of a three-game Whataburger Field series vs. the Missions Saturday through Monday.
San Antonio Spurs fans were thrilled by the exciting performance of guard Danny Green during the 2013 NBA Finals, and now they have the chance to meet the NBA star up close! The Spurs guard will be making two appearances in Corpus Christi on Aug. 8, 2013, and all are welcome to come meet him in person.
After a six-game road trip to Springfield and Tulsa, your Corpus Christi Hooks return to Whataburger Field Wednesday, July 10th for a four-game homestand vs. Frisco. Seat cushions and jerseys and the ZOOperstars – plus a postgame concert – highlight the festivities.
Get your glow gear ready and join us for the most unique event of the summer: Glow 'N Go 5K - a benefit for Cristina Rodriguez! Each participant will receive a glow necklace and glow bracelet in their packet, but additional lighting decoration is encouraged, as prizes will be given out for best illuminated costumes. So, if it is bright colored, blinks, shines, glows or looks like something from another planet, it's perfect!
Your Corpus Christi Hooks are Texas League South Division first-half champions… so they've already qualified for postseason play come September! But hey, it's late June… with plenty of regular-season fun and excitement remaining on the 2013 calendar. Our boys return to Whataburger Field for a six-game homestand after the TL all-star break.
Join the fun this June 15th at House of Rock for the Stache Dash benefiting Bikes for Kids. This is a fun 5K Run-Walk, 2 Mile Walk and 1K Kids Run, designed for every fitness level, with each 2 Mile and 5K finisher receiving a FREE mustache and beer at the Finish Line (21 & UP for the beer). So, if you are looking for some Summer Fun or just wanting to keep in shape.....this is the race for you!
The girls of summer are coming back to Whataburger Field! Professional softball returns to Corpus Christi June 13-14-15 as the National Pro Fastpitch Coastal Classic pits Cat Osterman and the USSSA Pride against the Akron Racers in a reprise of last year's inaugural event.
Mark your calendar for Tuesday, June 4: the first summertime opportunity to see your first-place Corpus Christi Hooks at Whataburger Field. The Midland RockHounds, Double-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics and Texas League South Division rival of the Hooks, provide the opposition. It's a short homestand in a month with just 13 Corpus Christi dates, so make plans now to attend!