The Pensacola Blue Wahoos are a Minor League Baseball team based in Pensacola, Florida. The team is a Double-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins and plays in the Southern League. The Blue Wahoos play their home games at Blue Wahoos Stadium, which opened in 2012 and has a seating capacity of 5,038.
The team was founded in 2010 and began play in 2012. In their inaugural season, the Blue Wahoos won the Southern League championship, and they have since won two additional championships in 2017 and 2018.
The Blue Wahoos are named after the fish species known as the "blue wahoo," which is commonly found in the Gulf of Mexico. The team's colors are navy blue, light blue, and white.
In addition to their success on the field, the Blue Wahoos are also known for their unique promotions and fan experience. They have been recognized for their sustainability efforts and have won numerous awards for their ballpark and fan experience, including being named the Best Double-A Ballpark by Ballpark Digest in 2017 and 2019.
Overall, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos are a beloved and successful Minor League Baseball team that brings excitement and entertainment to their fans in Pensacola and beyond.