MOBILE, Ala. (August 2, 2017) - The Mobile BayBears, the Double-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, are pleased to announce the schedule for the 2018 season. For the 22nd consecutive season, the BayBears will host 70 home games at Hank Aaron Stadium through Labor Day, September 4.
The Southern League season begins Thursday, April 5 with a five-game home series against a local rival, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. Mobile and Pensacola will square off 24 times in the 2018 regular season, including another home series August 8-12. 2018 marks the first time the BayBears open a season at home since 2008.
The BayBears start the season playing 15 of the first 20 games at home in April. After 15 home games in May and 10 in June, Hank Aaron Stadium will host a game on July 4 for the sixth consecutive season, with the Biloxi Shuckers in town for Independence Day.
A full 2018 schedule can be found by clicking here. Game times and promotions will be announced at a later date. Season tickets and group and hospitality offerings for the 2018 season can be reserved by calling (251) 479-BEAR (2327).
The 2017 BayBears season continues through Labor Day, September 4. Single-game tickets and ticket packages are currently on sale.
About the Mobile BayBears
The Mobile BayBears are the Double-A affiliate of the Los Angeles of Anaheim and play their games at beautiful Hank Aaron Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. The BayBears were founded in 1997 and have won four Southern League titles in 1998, 2004, 2011, and 2012. Additionally, the 1998 and 2011 championship squads were named Minor League Team of the Year by Baseball America. More than 150 former BayBears have reached the Major League level, including All-Stars Max Scherzer, Paul Goldschmidt, Jake Peavy, Carlos Gonzalez, and Justin Upton. For more information on the Mobile BayBears and Hank Aaron Stadium, please visit MobileBayBears.com, call (251) 479-BEAR (2327), or contact Steve Goldberg via email at Steve@MobileBayBears.com.