NORWICH, CT- The New York-Penn League and the Connecticut Tigers have released the schedule for the upcoming 2020 season. The team is in a rebranding process to have a new "hometown" team name and logos for the coming season. The team will open up the 2020 season on the road in Lowell to play the Lowell Spinners (Red Sox affiliate) on Friday, June 18th. They will then head home for Opening Night at Dodd Staduim on Sunday, June 21st for a special 7:05 pm start against the Tri-City ValleyCats (Astros' affiliate) with fireworks after the game!
Game time for Monday through Friday home games will be 7:05 pm. The two exceptions will be Wednesday, July 22nd at 11:05 am for Camp Day and Monday, September 7th at 12:05 on Labor Day. All Saturday home games in 2020 will begin at 6:05 pm and all Sunday home games will begin at 4:05 pm with the one exception being Sunday, June 21st at 7:05 pm for Opening Night.
Season Memberships to "The Club" for the 2020 season are on sale now! Whether you're looking for the ultimate fan experience or looking to take advantage of great savings over individual game pricing, memberships come with exclusive benefits including a customized jersey, an exclusive bus trip to a road game, free parking and much more! The complete list of benefits can be found online at cttigers.com/theclub. 2020 mini plans will go on sale in November.
The team will play six Friday night home games during the summer of 2020, as well as six Saturdays and seven Sundays. There will be six home games against the Boston Red Sox affiliate the Lowell Spinners (July 28-30, September 5-7), four versus the New York Yankees affiliate the Staten Island Yankees (July 21-24).
A full list of 2020 promotions including fireworks dates will be released in the months leading up to the start of the season.
The Connecticut Tigers are the New York-Penn League affiliate of the Detroit Tigers located at Dodd Stadium in Norwich, Connecticut. 2020 season memberships to The Club, and team merchandise are now on sale! The front office and box office is open daily from 9 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday and can be accessed in person or by calling 860-887-7962.
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.