The Colorado Rockies have communicated to the Nickelodeon Network that we will not be doing a promotion in the 2012 season.—
Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) September 05, 2012
Yesterday Twitchy reported that the Colorado Rockies baseball team was proceeding with plans to hold “Nickelodeon Day.”
“They have been a good partner to us, and Jason Biggs is certainly not part of that partnership,” Rockies’ VP of Communications, Jay Alves, told Twitchy.
After receiving many complaints from Twitter users, The Rockies have had a change of heart.
Nickelodeon Day has been removed from the Rockies’ online Promotions schedule.
The early reaction on Twitter was overwhelmingly positive:
Good for them
Twitchy has written extensively about the controversy surrounding Nickelodeon and its animated TV series, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: