Out of the Park Activities for R Fans

So you’ve already done all your homework for the next two months, played alone outside, watched every Disney movie ever made and you just don’t know what to do next? Look no further, friend. On this page, the Tacoma Rainiers have activities that’ll have you up to your ears in coloring book pages, videos, baseball lessons and even some puzzles for a rainy day.

The Rainiers will keep adding fun stuff to this page, so check back in every now and then. Rhubarb and the team can’t wait to see you at Cheney Stadium, but until we can hang out again, these things should help pass the time.

Always together, We R Tacoma.

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Always Together, We R Tacoma

Brave women and men in Tacoma are working to #KickCOVID and are inspiring us today so that we can bring joy tomorrow. Think about who is inspiring you while we wait to get back to Cheney Stadium.

Always Together, We R Tacoma.

 

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Q&A with the Rainiers

While you’ve been staying home, so have your favorite baseball players. With games on hold, we caught up with current and former Tacoma Rainiers to learn what exercises they’re doing to stay in shape, what games they’re playing to stay entertained, and what dishes they’re cooking up to keep their bodies in tip top shape while in shelter.

Darren McCaughan

“Recently, my mom has been kicking my butt in Backgammon so I think the competitive side makes me want to keep coming back from more… even though she’s too dominant.” – Darren McCaughan on what game’s he’s playing in quarantine

Read the Full Q&A with Darren McCaughan

Joe Odom

“Standing out in the outfield warming the pitcher up as the fans are starting to roll in and the atmosphere is starting to grow is always one of my favorite parts of the day.” – Joe Odom on his favorite memories from Cheney Stadium

Read the Full Q&A with Joe Odom

Tim Lopes

“I would have to go with Braden Bishop. He’s been one of my closest friends in baseball. We’ve lived together for the past few years and the dude can cook and make the best cup of coffee out there.” – Tim Lopes on which teammate he would want to be quarantined with

Read The Full Q&A with Tim Lopes

Dan Altavilla

“Onward, Just Mercy, The Hunt, Serenity, The Invisible Man, The Way Back, Downhill, The Gentlemen, Ballers, Westworld, Ozark, Friends, The Righteous Gemstones, Tiger King, and The Office.” – Dan Altavilla on what he’s watching in quarantine

Read the Full Q&A with Dan Altavilla

Anthony Misiewicz

“Throwing my 8-inning no-hit bid last year. Wish I would have gotten to go out for the 9th, but it was a great memory nonetheless.” – Anthony Misiewicz on his favorite Rainiers memory

Read the Full Q&A with Anthony Misiewicz

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________

R Workout Plan

Without everyone’s favorite classes (recess and gym) you have to find ways new ways to burn off all that extra energy. The Rainiers have a workout fit for the pros who play at Cheney Stadium and you can give it a go. Get your exercise on right in your bedroom!

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

R Educational Resources

From storytelling to mathematics, we’ve got an awesome worksheet, video and more for every Kindergarten to 5th grade student. Challenge a parent or sibling to a math race, and have an adult tag the Rainiers on social media with your completed worksheet.

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Heroes of R City Coloring Book

From Super Rhu to Doctor Dirt, all of the Heroes of R City work tirelessly behind the scenes to make your experience at Cheney Stadium an unforgettable one.

Whether you’re looking to download the entire Heroes of R City Coloring Book or your favorite R City character, we’ve got a enough fun to keep you and the whole family entertained all quarantine long.

We can’t wait to see what you come up with, Tacoma.

 

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Kids Corner

For additional printables and activities that connect you to Cheney Stadium, head on over to R Kids Corner. We’ve got word searches, mazes, connect the dots and more.

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Community Resources

 

Cheney Stadium under blue skies

About the Tacoma Rainiers

The Tacoma Rainiers, Triple-A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners. Tacoma has been a member of the Pacific Coast League since Cheney Stadium opened in 1960, and has been a Mariners affiliate since establishing the Rainiers moniker in 1995.

The most up-to-date news and notes about the Tacoma Rainiers and Cheney Stadium can be found at WeRTacoma.com, or by following the Rainiers on Twitter (@RainiersLand), Instagram (@tacomarainiers) and liking the team on Facebook.

COVID-19 Information

More information on social distancing and how to prevent the spread of Covid-19 can be found at Tacoma-Pierce County Health. The most up-to-date information on how COVID-19 is affecting events at Cheney Stadium can be found here.