The RailRiders are the Triple-A Affiliate of the New York Yankees, the world's most powerful sports brand.
Street & Smith's Sports Business Journal has tabbed Scranton/Wilkes-Barre as a Top-10 minor league sports market in its latest rankings.
The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders and Northeast Pennsylvania community is eighth out of 211 markets across the United States with a composite score of 81.40 out of 100.
Naming rights occupies the highest point on the sponsorship pyramid, and for good reason!
The competition to gain consumer attention is intense as ever, and increasingly, corporate sponsors are choosing to use naming rights to rise above the advertising clutter to gain direct access to consumers.
Naming rights offer a huge return on advertising dollars that is far above what can be achieved through traditional marketing channels.
Party like it's the big leagues with our 1st Base and 3rd Base Party Decks!
Brand naming rights of this area includes field-facing signs, concourse facing signs and branding opportunities within the party decks.
Your name and logo appears on the tickets for this hospitality area that constantly sells out year after year to corporate and private groups.
Make a great first impression to every fan at PNC Field!
Naming rights of this area includes signage facing the parking lot, front entrance to the ballpark, and branding on the RailRiders website.
Mentions included in marketing materials, in-game, social media, etc – every time we direct people to the box office, it will be positioned as the Sponsor Box Office.
Opportunity to customize the area around the box office with Sponsor product.
The Press Box is the control center and hub for partner branding at PNC Field. Music, digital displays, announcements, scores, etc. are all operated from this high traffic area.
The Press Box has prime field-facing signage that can be seen from the outfield and window wraps on the main concourse.
Be the face of the coolest club in Northeast PA! The presenting sponsor of CHAMP's Kid's Club receives:
Imagine walking into PNC Field being surrounded by all of the sights and sounds of a state-of-the-art ballpark and seeing your name in lights.
Showcase your brand's image at PNC Field in front of thousands of fans each year both in-season and off-season.
Our 5x10 backlit boards are made of acrylic and are permanent displays positioned on the main concourse of the ballpark.
Dimensions: 5' H x 10' W
The two digital ribbon boards are located on the second level of the ballpark on the 1st and 3rd base sides.
These boards rotate sponsors by half inning to maximize exposure.
They are also used for between-inning sponsors and in-game element sponsors.
Dimensions: 30’ 11” W x 2’ 7” H
Exclusive to a select number of stadiums nationwide, PNC Field has a 16 digital screen network delivering a mix of sponsored baseball content, trivia, and direct ads to fans.
Each sponsor's spot will play for :20 seconds every 7 ½ minutes, adding up to 512 plays per game, or 171 minutes of content per game.
Not only are these screens effective and changeable, but they are able to provide you with data such as age, gender, and attention percentages.
Join our roster of in-game entertainment!
Sponsor a specific moment that happen in-game: Home Runs, Strikeouts, Runs, Hit-By-Pitches, Instant Replay, Due-Ups, First Pitches etc.
Create foot traffic to your business with coupons and bounce back offers to fans based on your sponsorship.
Example: "Red Robin Hits" - 10 RailRider hits in a game = coupons distributed to all fans at the game.
By putting your logo on one of our giveaway items, your brand creates lifelong memories while inserting itself directly into the homes of thousands of fans.
Similar to theme nights, giveaway sponsorship includes integration on advertising leading up to the game.
Opportunities range from traditional bobble-heads, t-shirts, replica jerseys, hats, and more!
Want your brand displayed to a sold out crowd? Sponsor a theme night! Not only is the game packed with fans, but your brand is integrated into all advertising in the weeks leading up to the game.
Theme Nights can include a special game-used jersey auction to benefit the Pinstripes Foundation, supporting charitable organizations that aim to improve the quality of life in the Northeastern Pennsylvania area.
Past examples include: "Sandlot Night", "Field of Dreams Night", "Military Appreciation Night" etc.
The RailRiders hold two STEM Education Day games per year with sold out attendance each game (10,000).
Students from Northeast PA schools grade 5-12 participate in a trebuchet baseball launch contest, meet representatives from regional universities, and interact with STEM-related exhibits at PNC Field.
Presenting Sponsor of Education Day games receives:
PNC Field is the home of hospitality. Both indoor and outdoor seating areas are perfect for your next group outing!
Be a guest at your own party! PNC Field is home to 17 luxury box suites that fit 16-20 people. We might be able to arrange a special visit from Champ himself!
These hospitality areas that constantly sell out year after year to corporate and private groups.
Suites can be combined as part of a lease or rented out for one-multiple games, subject to availability.
Food packages are sold separately.
Let us create the perfect group outing for your family, organization or social club. Group parties of 10 or more will receive VIP perks and discounted pricing per ticket.
The SWB Pinstripes Foundation, formed in 2017, supports charitable organizations that aim to improve the quality of life in the Northeastern Pennsylvania area. Staff, players, and our mascot, CHAMP, are actively engaging with fans in the community.
This includes improving educational programs, aiding the under-served, crime and drug prevention, health issue awareness and supporting children and senior welfare through donations and community programs.
Annually, the SWB Pinstripes Foundation records over $500,000 in in-kind giving, monetary donations, and in-stadium fundraising.
Reach our RailRiders fans tuning in at home! All RailRiders baseball games (home and away) are broadcast live on Bold Gold Fox Sports Radio - The Game.
This season, select RailRiders games will be streamed on WFAN-New York Sports Radio joining the Yankees, Giants, Knicks, Rangers, Jets, Mets, Nets, and Devils.
The Guiderail, our full-color game program, is free to all fans at PNC Field.
Programs are filled with player and team information Yankees Magazine also provides stories from their publications.
Full and Half Page ad artwork can be changed up to twelve (12) times throughout the 2021 season.
Thank you for taking the time to look through the opportunities we have put together for you. My team and I sat down and discuss many different ideas that we thought would work best for your business. We are excited about the opportunity to partner with you and your team and I look forward to your business joining the RailRiders family.