Portland, Maine- The Boston Red Sox will be bringing the 2004, 2007, and 2013 World Series trophies to Hadlock Field on Saturday, January 25th from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Additionally, the Red Sox will host a brief rally at Hadlock Field on Saturday to celebrate the 2013 championship. The event is free and open to the public.
The Red Sox rally will take place on the front plaza at Hadlock Field at 11:00 AM. Taking part in the rally will be Senator George Mitchell along with Dr. Charles Steinberg, Red Sox Executive Vice President & Senior Advisor to the President/ CEO, and Dick Flavin, Fenway Park public address announcer and Poet Laureate of Red Sox Nation. Slugger the Sea Dog and Wally the Green Monster will also be in attendance.
Following the rally, the World Series trophies will be available for viewing in the Portland Room at Hadlock Field until 2:00 PM.
The Sea Dogs have served as the Red Sox Double-A affiliate since 2003. The 2013 Red Sox World Series roster featured 17 players that played for the Sea Dogs including two players that started the season in Portland; Brandon Workman and Xander Bogaerts.
The Sea Dogs open the 2014 season on the road in Reading, Pennsylvania on April 3rd. The home opener is set for Thursday, April 10th at 6:00 PM against the New Britain Rock Cats. Tickets for the 2014 season are currently on sale and can be purchased by calling the Sea Dogs Ticket Office at 207-879-9500 or online at www.seadogs.com. Book your nine inning vacation!