The partnership includes the naming of the centerfield party deck. The global sportsbook giant will sponsor the Dragons Summer Fireworks Series and offer special ticket pricing, specials, and giveaways.
David Paschkes, Chief Commercial Officer, Tipico North America, is excited about the partnership:
“Baseball has long been America’s favorite pastime, and this is especially true in Dayton, the proud home of the Dragons. We are thrilled to partner with one of the most successful teams in Minor League Baseball, one that has established a truly devoted fan base with the longest sellout streak in MiLB history.
“It is this level of fan dedication that we seek to build in the Ohio region and are ecstatic to provide Dragons fans with exclusive opportunities to enhance their love of the game.”
What amenities can Ohio Bettors Expect?
The partnership between Tipico partnership is evolving, as Robert Murphy, President, and General Manager at the Dayton Dragons, explains:
“The unveiling of the Tipico Centerfield Party Deck, the fireworks series sponsorship, and the opportunity for our fans to receive tickets are all extremely exciting promotions that we are thrilled to offer in partnership with a brand that is just as dedicated to Ohio sports fans as we are.”
Dayton Dragons fans and Ohio sports bettors alike can look forward to the following amenities as soon as this spring.
- Tipico Centerfield Party Deck
- Sponsor of the Summer Fireworks Series
- Free Dayton Dragons Ticket Offers
- The partnership will also provide 1,000 new Tipico users from Ohio with a welcome offer comprising two game tickets and a $20 team store e-gift card. Users will be able to claim their tickets and e-card once they make their first-time deposit with the sportsbook
Growing Ohio Sports Betting Market
Tipico hopes to capitalize on a robust Buckeye State betting market. Ohio sports bettors wagered over $1 billion since legalized sports betting went live on January 1, 2023, and the outlook for February and beyond looks bright for Tipico and the other 16 online and brick-and-mortar sportsbooks.
About Tipico Sportsbook
Tipico is an international brand operating in Europe since 2004 and has grown to dozens of countries, with its US office in Hoboken, New Jersey. Tipico is in Ohio, Iowa, and Colorado, with plans to expand into each of the 37 legalized US states.
Tipico Ohio recently announced a betting partnership with Topgolf. Additionally, Tipico was named the official betting app for the Arnold Sports Festival held March 2-5 in Columbus, Ohio, and is the official betting partner of the Columbus Crew of the Major League Soccer league.
About the Dayton Dragons
Founded in 1998, the Dragons moved to Dayton, Ohio, in 2000, and Day Air Ballpark is the Dragons’ home. Forbes lists the Dayton Dragons as the 3rd most valuable minor league team, and the club’s $45 million evaluation makes Dayton the most valuable “A” level minor league team.
Dayton competes as part of the Midwest League, a “High A” level for the Cincinnati Reds’ top prospects, usually between 18-23. The Dragons have sold-out all their home games for a record 18 consecutive seasons, and past Major League affiliates include the Chicago Cubs, Kansas City Royals, and Montreal Expos (Washington Nationals).