Hagerstown, MD - The Hagerstown Suns, Single-A affiliate of the Washington Nationals, today announce the home schedule for the 2013 South Atlantic League season at Municipal Stadium. Opening Day in Hagerstown will be on April 11th versus the Delmarva Shorebirds, affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles.
The Suns 70-game home schedule is loaded 12 total games versus the Shorebirds and 13 games with fellow Northern Division rivals, the Lakewood BlueClaws (Philadelphia Phillies).
Here is a complete breakdown of the Suns 2013 home game opponents:
NORTHERN DIVISION (51 games):
13 games vs. the Lakewood BlueClaws (Philadelphia Phillies)
12 games vs. the Delmarva Shorebirds (Baltimore Orioles)
10 games vs. the Hickory Crawdads (Texas Rangers)
7 games vs. the Kannapolis Intimidators (Chicago White Sox)
6 games vs. the Greensboro Grasshoppers (Miami Marlins)
3 against the West Virginia Power (Pittsburg Pirates)
SOUTHERN DIVISION (19 games):
8 games vs. the Lexington Legends (Houston Astros)
4 games vs. the Asheville Tourists (Colorado Rockies)
4 games vs. the Rome Braves (Atlanta Braves)
3 games vs. the Augusta GreenJackets (San Francisco Giants)
Suns home game times and promotions will be announced on a later date. The complete Suns 2013 home schedule is attached to this press release in PDF format.
For more information on 2013 individual game tickets, season tickets, mini-plans, and group packages, call 301-791-6266, or visit www.hagerstownsuns.com. The Hagerstown Suns are owned by Hagerstown Baseball, LLC.