Slugger Field to host Bluegrass World Series

68 combined All-Star Games, 20 World Series Championships & 2 Hall of Famers are coming to Louisville this summer!

By Alex Mayer / Louisville Bats | February 15, 2018 11:12 AM ET

VISIT THE BLUEGRASS WORLD SERIES MICROSITE

Star power is coming to Louisville, KY this summer! Louisville Slugger Field is set to host the first-ever Bluegrass World Series, a weeklong event and baseball tournament featuring the Louisville Stars, a team made up of former Major League Baseball legends. The tournament will be held at Louisville Slugger Field from July 30 - August 4.

The Louisville Stars showcase a roster with a combined 68 MLB All-Star appearances, 20 World Series Championships, and two members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Players & managers include Johnny Bench, Chipper Jones, Tim Hudson, David Ross, JD Drew, Josh Beckett, Roy Oswalt, Johnny Damon, Andruw Jones, Jonathan Papelbon, Joe Nathan, Brad Penny, Ben Sheets, & more! 

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL LOUISVILLE STARS ROSTER

Special events & pregame ceremonies are scheduled during the tournament and feature a Chipper Jones Hall of Fame Game on Wednesday, August 1 & a Louisville Salutes Johnny Bench Game on Friday, August 3.

Special promotions & giveaways include a $2 Budweiser Beer Happy Hour (July 31), a limited-edition Chipper Jones Giveaway (August 1), Family Night (August 2), Johnny Bench Giveaway / Craft Beer Night (August 3) & more.

CLICK HERE FOR TICKET PRICING, EVENTS/PROMOTIONS & GAME SCHEDULE

Tickets for the Bluegrass World Series at Louisville Slugger Field are on sale now. Full tournament packages start at $59. Individual game ticket prices range from $10 to $25. Children ages 12 & younger, military personnel & senior citizens with proper I.D. will receive a $2 discount on each individual game ticket price.

Each individual game ticket purchased includes access to both games that day. 

Bluegrass World Series Game Schedule:

7/30: Hattiesburg vs FCSL (3:30 PM); Louisville Stars vs Jasper (7 PM)

7/31: Hoptown vs Sterling (3:30 PM);  Westchase vs Dubois County (7 PM)

8/1: Jasper vs FCSL (3:30 PM); Louisville Stars vs Hattiesburg (7 PM)

8/2: Westchase vs Hoptown (3:30 PM); Sterling vs Dubois County (7 PM)

8/3: Dubois County vs Hoptown (3:30 PM); Louisville Stars vs FCSL (7 PM)

8/4: Consolation Game (2:30 PM); Championship Game (6 PM)

 

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE INDIVIDUAL GAME TICKETS

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE A FULL TOURNAMENT PACKAGE

For questions regarding the Bluegrass World Series, please call the Bats Front Office at (502) 212-2287

Interested in becoming a Bluegrass World Series sponsor? Click here for additional details

 

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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