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MLB Baseball Playoffs, the Debate and a Great Infield Conditioner

Posted by Julie Brown

Oct 19, 2016 9:58:48 AM

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So what's it going to be tonight? The Cubs & Dodgers showdown or the presidential debate? It's all about playoff baseball at my house, just to keep the peace.  Did you know that the matchup between John Lackey and Julio Urías is one of the largest age gaps between opposing starters during a postseason game (17 years, 294 days)? Hardly anybody predicted it would happen this way, but the Dodgers are carrying a lot of momentum with last night's victory. There are a lot of Cubs, Dodgers and Indians fans here at EP Minerals, along with several disgruntled San Francisco Giants' fans (the Dodgers' arch enemy)--leading to quite a bit of smack talk.

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Topics: Sports Field

Play Ball! Infield Conditioner Absorbs Water & Gets Field Ready ASAP!

Posted by Julie Brown

Apr 28, 2016 1:45:38 PM

Phoenix_ny-1.jpgEP Minerals Play Ball! turns John C Birdlebough High School baseball infield from mud and puddles to dry and playable

Picture this. It’s 8:30 in the morning yesterday in Phoenix, New York. 28 degrees. And our sales representative David Rooker is standing on the edge of the John C Birdlebough High School baseball field with the groundskeeper for the Phoenix NY Central School District. What they saw - a baseball field partially covered with ice, soaking wet and muddy with big puddles of water.

Oh, and there was a game scheduled yesterday at 3pm.

What to do?

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Topics: Sports Field

BallGame Changer Infield Conditioner Reduces Water by 50% at Reno Aces

Posted by Julie Brown

Mar 18, 2016 2:59:00 PM

We’ve got a fan! The Reno Aces, our local AAA affiliate for the Arizona Diamondbacks, is a big fan of EP Minerals’ BallGame Changer premium infield conditioner. According to Head Groundskeeper Eric Blanton, the product is reducing the team’s infield and warning track water usage by 50% and saving them a lot of work.

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Topics: Sports Field

Opening Day is almost here! Is your baseball infield ready?

Posted by Julie Brown

Feb 25, 2016 11:32:00 AM

aces-1 EP Minerals' BallGame Changer infield conditioner on the field at Reno Aces

It’s only a few more days until the first baseball spring training game. Here at EP Minerals, we love baseball! Go Giants! And Dodgers, and Nats, Tigers, Pirates and our hometown Reno Aces. I think I’ve covered all the favorite teams here in our office. We’re a diehard bunch when it comes to baseball, and softball, too, as we have a world series of softball player on our marketing team. We love everything about baseball – talking about the players, the drama, the start of great weather, the food, and our favorite part  - our baseball infield conditioners! We absolutely love to see our BallGame Changer and PlayBall! products in action on those MLB, minor league, college and high school baseball and softball infields. These new baseball infield products comprise the complete line of our Groundskeeper’s Choice 100% natural, high-performance super calcined clay solutions.

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Topics: Sports Field

It’s Almost Baseball Season! Time to Talk Infield Conditioner

Posted by Julie Brown

Jan 14, 2016 9:42:00 AM

23748583-baseball-on-the-infield-dirt-with-room-for-copy EP Minerals' BallGame Changer Infield Conditioner

There’s been snow on the ground at my house for over a month now. The holidays are over. The skies are grey. The good news? Spring training starts March 1! Go Cactus League. Are you ready?

With the Sports Turf Managers Association’s (STMA) Conference & Exhibition next week (1/19-22) in San Diego, it’s time to get those infields set to play ball. And we’ve got just the product line to help get you ready.

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Topics: Sports Field

EP Minerals Gives Back with Middleton, TN Babe Ruth Field Renovation

Posted by Julie Brown

Jun 12, 2015 9:38:00 AM

infield_prior Infield before

Picture this. Ratty infield. Dry, hard, weathered home plate. Neglected, weedy pitcher’s mound.

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Topics: Community involvement, Sports Field

Play Ball! Infield Conditioner Keeps Austin, TX Little League Playing

Posted by Julie Brown

Jun 3, 2015 3:14:00 PM

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Northwest Little League Field in Austin, TX before the flood.

Picture this. 6 inches of water on the field. You can’t see the grass or the dirt. And it’s right in the middle of Little League playoffs. That’s the situation that Northwest Little League from Austin, TX, found themselves in this past Monday. Thanks to a whole lot of Play Ball!® Infield Conditioner, they were able to play on Tuesday night.

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Topics: Sports Field

Countdown to Opening Day: Is Your Baseball Infield as Ready as Your Players?

Posted by Julie Brown

Mar 25, 2015 3:24:00 PM

Opening-Day

It’s the countdown to opening day next week.  Go Giants! And Dodgers, and Nats, Pirates and our hometown Reno Aces. I think I’ve covered all the favorite teams here in our office. We’re a diehard bunch when it comes to baseball, and softball, too, as we have a world series of softball player on our marketing team. We love everything about baseball – talking about the players, the drama, the start of great weather, the food, and our favorite part  - our infield baseball products! We absolutely love to see our BallGame Changer and PlayBall! products in action on those MLB, minor league, college and high school baseball and softball infields. These new baseball infield products comprise the complete line of our Groundskeeper’s Choice 100% natural, high-performance super calcined clay solutions.

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Topics: Sports Field