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FORMER MLB SKIPPER DAVE TREMBLEY LEADS 2022 SPIKES COACHING STAFF

Major leaguer Jim Gott to serve as pitching coach, David Valdez named hitting coach

STATE COLLEGE, Pa.

The State College Spikes will have a fleet of baseball veterans at the helm for the 2022 MLB Draft League season. Dave Trembley, who managed the Baltimore Orioles from 2007-10 and brings over 25 seasons of coaching at nearly every level of baseball to Happy Valley, will take the reins as the manager. In addition, former big league pitcher Jim Gott will serve as pitching coach and David Valdez will serve as hitting coach this summer.

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Homecoming 2022: Here’s what we know so far

This year, Penn State will celebrate Homecoming on October 22 as the Nittany Lions battle Minnesota. In the days leading up to the game, Homecoming Week will celebrate the WE ARE spirit with Allen Street Jam, the return of the Best of Penn State Carnival, and the iconic Homecoming parade.

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SPIKES TO HONOR WALLY TRIPLETT WITH “WE ARE” TALKING BOBBLEHEAD ON JULY 29

First 1,000 fans to receive bobblehead honoring legendary running back

The State College Spikes are proud to mark the culmination of 2022’s Black History Month by announcing that on Friday, July 29, fans can join in honoring a football pioneer who gave a unifying voice to Happy Valley and made a significant impact on the athletic landscape with a Wally Triplett “We Are” Talking Bobblehead Giveaway.

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State College Spikes

The State College Spikes are coming back for another summer filled with fun, affordable family entertainment in 2022, one that is bigger than ever before! A total of 40 regular season home games, the most for a single regular season in Spikes history, are on the 2022 Major League Baseball Draft League schedule!

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STATE COLLEGE SPIKES’ 2022 SCHEDULE FEATURES MOST REGULAR SEASON HOME GAMES EVER

(STATE COLLEGE, Pa.) – The State College Spikes’ 2022 Major League Baseball Draft League schedule has been released by the league. The Spikes’ second MLB Draft League season will feature an expanded 80-game slate that includes 40 home games, the most for a regular season in franchise history, starting on Friday, June 3 and running through Sunday, September 4.

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Head Back to the Ballpark with the Spikes!

The State College Spikes jumped back into action this summer, once again providing Happy Valley with fun, affordable family entertainment as future major league stars played in the inaugural season of the Major League Baseball Draft League.

The Happy Valley Adventure Bureau publishes up-to-date event information at HappyValley.com/events