Photo of the Day: A Watchful Moment

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Photo by Leah Sobsey.

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BCS on The Morning News

Monday, June 3, 2013
DBAP at sunset

Photo by Kate Joyce.

Today on the online magazine The Morning News, a Q&A with Sam Stephenson and a beautiful gallery featuring photography by our contributors.

TMN: What do the Bulls mean to Durham?

SS: A lot. Durham Bulls Athletic Park is one of the few places where every demographic within a 30-mile radius is represented. Plus, as Durham becomes more and more of a gentrified hipster haven, the Bulls are a presence with links back to a time when Reverend Gary Davis and Blind Boy Fuller were playing Piedmont blues for tips during shift changes at the tobacco markets, only a block or two from the existing stadium.

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To Be Continued: Durham Bulls Beat Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders

Saturday, June 1, 2013
cotton candy

Photo by Leah Sobsey.

Who is going to pitch tonight?

That was among the burning questions we had for Durham Bulls manager Charlie Montoyo after his team won its season-high fifth straight game, and eighth in their last nine. They took care of Scranton/Wilkes-Barre rather easily, 8-4, behind Jim Paduch’s best pitching performance of the year; another convincing, long-form save by an unlikely reliever; and–most notably–more whacking hits all around the ballpark.

The Bulls are cruising.

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Welcome to Bull City Summer!

Sunday, May 5, 2013

2013 is the 25th anniversary of the hit movie Bull Durham. Bull City Summer will cover all 72 home games during the 2013 season at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park and the results—in literary writing and art photography—will update the brand created by that movie for this historic minor league baseball franchise.

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