MCLEAN, Virginia, January 13, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Attain Sports and Entertainment – Maryland Baseball, LLC announced the purchase of Bowie Baysox, the Double-A branch of the Baltimore Orioles, located in Bowie, Maryland, and the Frederick Keys, a summer varsity baseball team that competes in the MLB Draft League, located in Frédéric, Maryland effective January 1, 2022.
Owned by the owners Greg Baroni, Chief Executive Officer and Senior General Partner, and Richard roberts, President and General Partner, Attain Sports and Entertainment’s mission is to present baseball as affordable family entertainment with a commitment to community engagement, customer service, innovation and the professional development of its employees. Baseball fans and respected members of the consulting and tech industries, Baroni and Roberts are dedicated to investing in both the Baysox and the Keys to include increased community outreach, stadium improvements and a focus on the fan experience.
“As a Maryland Resident for over 30 years, I have deep roots in the region and I am excited about the opportunity to bring next level baseball experiences to our region, ”said Baroni. “Throughout my career, I’ve had a passion for building great teams, and it’s a natural extension of that focus. The Baysox and Keys provide a pipeline opportunity to the major leagues and carry on the tradition of providing quality entertainment for families and communities. It’s about building teams and serving the players and the fans, and that resonates with me. “
Baroni is Founder and CEO of Attain Partners, as well as Co-Founder of Attain, LLC, which sold its Federal Commercial Division in 2021. Prior to founding Attain, Baroni held senior positions at KPMG, KPMG Consulting and Unisys Corporation. Roberts is Chief Financial Officer of Attain Partners and previously held executive positions for over 30 years at BearingPoint, KPMG Consulting and KPMG.
Baroni and Roberts purchased the Bowie Baysox and Frederick Keys from the previous owner Young ken. Young retains ownership of the Albuquerque (NM), Biloxi Shuckers (MS) and Norfolk Tides (VA) isotopes.
“It’s not just about baseball, it’s about providing fun family entertainment. Attain Sports and Entertainment understands this and is well positioned to invest in the Baysox and Keys to further improve the impact of teams about their communities and their fans, ”Young said. “I have no doubts that the teams are in good hands with Greg and Rich, each of whom have proven themselves throughout their impressive careers. I am delighted to see them build on the momentum we have created. “
About Bowie Baysox
The Bowie Baysox are the Double-A branch of the Baltimore Orioles and play in the Double-A Northeast. The team play their home games at Prince George’s Stadium in Bowie, Maryland. The 2022 home season begins on Friday April 8 at 7:05 p.m. against the Richmond Flying Squirrels, a subsidiary of the San Francisco Giants. Season and group tickets are now available for the 2022 season. For more information please call 301.805.6000 or visit us online at www.baysox.com.
About the Frederick Keys
The Frederick Keys are a summer varsity baseball team in the MLB Draft League. The team play their home games at Harry Grove Stadium in Frédéric, Maryland. The 2022 home season begins on Thursday June 2 at 7:00 p.m. against the Trenton Thunder. Season and group tickets are now available for the 2022 season. For more information, please call 301.662.0013 or visit us online at www.frederickkeys.com.
About Attain Sports and Entertainment
Situated at McLean, Virginia., Attain Sports and Entertainment – Maryland Baseball, LLC owns and operates the Bowie (R) Baysox and Frederick (R) Keys baseball teams. The company was formed in 2021 to present baseball as affordable family entertainment with a commitment to community engagement, customer service, innovation and the professional development of its employees. For more information, please visit www.attainse.com.
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