The Bowie Baysox are excited to release the club’s long-awaited 2021 schedule as the team gets set to take the field for its 29th season, presented by Money One Federal Credit Union. The Bowie Baysox will now play in the Southwest Division of the newly created Double-A Northeast League, replacing
The Bowie Baysox are excited to release the club’s long-awaited 2021 schedule as the team gets set to take the field for its 29th season, presented by Money One Federal Credit Union. The Bowie Baysox will now play in the Southwest Division of the newly created Double-A Northeast League, replacing the Eastern League. The Double-A Northeast League is made up of twelve teams, separated into two six-team divisions, the Northeast Division, and the Southwest Division.
“We are thrilled to finally be able to announce our 2021 game schedule to our fans and our community” said Baysox General Manager Brian Shallcross. “We have waited a long time to be able to announce that baseball will be back, and we can’t wait to welcome fans back to Prince George’s Stadium soon.”
The Baysox will play a total of 120 games during the 2021 season with 60 at home and 60 on the road. The Baysox season will begin on the road in Altoona on Tuesday, May 4 and finish at home on Sunday, September 19 against Altoona. All teams in the Northeast League will play six-game series against a single opponent with every Monday during the season being an off day. No playoffs are scheduled for the 2021 season.
The Baysox Home Opener is scheduled for Tuesday, May 11 with a six-game series against the Reading Fightin Phils.
The Baysox will play every team in the Double-A Northeast League in 2021 except the Portland Sea Dogs and will face every other team at home except Binghamton. The breakdown of the season schedule:
Akron Rubber Ducks (6 home/6 road)
Altoona Curve (6 home/6 road)
Binghamton Rumble Ponies (0 home/6 road)
Erie SeaWolves (6 home/6 road)
Harrisburg Senators (6 home/6 road)
Hartford Yard Goats (6 home/6 road)
New Hampshire Fisher Cats (6 home/0 road)
Portland Sea Dogs (do not play)
Reading Fightin Phils (6 home/6 road)
Richmond Flying Squirrels (12 home/12 road)
Somerset Patriots (6 home/6 road)
Akron RubberDucks (Cleveland)
Altoona Curve (Pittsburgh)
Bowie Baysox (Orioles)
Erie SeaWolves (Detroit)
Harrisburg Senators (Washington)
Richmond Flying Squirrels (San Francisco)
Binghamton Rumble Ponies (New York Mets)
Hartford Yard Goats (Colorado)
New Hampshire Fisher Cats (Toronto)
Portland Sea Dogs (Boston)
Reading Fightin Phils (Philadelphia)
Somerset Patriots (New York Yankees)
The Somerset Patriots join the Double-A Northeast League as the new affiliate of the New York Yankees replacing the previous affiliate Trenton Thunder who have joined the Frederick Keys in the new MLB Draft League for the 2021 season.
Additional information regarding Game Times, Single Game Ticket Sales, Promotional Events, Baysox Coaching Staff and 2021 Team Roster will be announced soon. Fans are encouraged to stay up to date by following the Baysox official Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram accounts for more information.
The Bowie Baysox have been the Double-A Affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles for the entirety of the team’s history. The Baysox began play in Bowie beginning with the 1993 season after moving from Hagerstown, MD. Throughout that time, over 180 former Baysox players have gone on to play in the Major Leagues, with many of them playing for the Orioles. The Baysox captured their first Eastern League Championship in team history during the 2015 season.
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