IronBirds need new voice for 2013 season

April 10, 2013

The Aberdeen IronBirds, a Class A short season affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, is looking for a new public address announcer for Ripken Stadium.

"The Voice" of Ripken Stadium is an online, social contest allowing interested parties to submit an audition video and engage in an interactive, public voting process. Finalists will be invited to perform live at Ripken Stadium on Saturday, May 4 in front of a judging panel during the Aberdeen IronBirds' FanFest.

To enter "The Voice" of Ripken Stadium contest, fans must follow a downloadable script provided at for creation of their official audition video. To enter, fill out the form and enter any URL to the audition video on YouTube or Vimeo by Sunday, April 14. The submissions will be judged by the Ripken Stadium staff and narrowed down to 15 finalists.

The audition videos of each of the 15 finalists will be put up for public vote by the fans, via the Ripken Baseball Facebook page, beginning April 15. The top eight audition videos, as voted on by the public, will be invited to perform live at Ripken Stadium on Saturday, May 4.

For questions related to "The Voice" of Ripken Stadium contest, email

The IronBirds home opener is Monday, June 17 at 7:35 p.m. Season ticket packages are available and offered through full season, half season and nine-game ticket plans. For more information and to order 2013 season ticket plans, call 410-297-9292 or visit

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