Fightin Phils Home Opener is this Thursday

Club to giveaway commemorative t-shirt paying tribute to America's Classic Ballpark

By Reading Fightin Phils | February 1, 2017 12:47 PM ET

Opening Night is two months away on Thursday, April 13th at 7:05 p.m. vs. the Richmond Flying Squirrels. The Reading Fightin Phils are kicking off their 51st season affiliated with the Philadelphia Phillies by issuing an America's Classic Ballpark Long-Sleeve T-shirt for the first 3,000 adults thanks to Penn State Health St. Joseph, Feesers and Commonwealth Charter Academy. The long-sleeve t-shirt will feature the new America's Classic Ballpark logo. The long-sleeve t-shirt giveaway is just the first of many promotions that will take place on Opening Night. More promotional information for Opening Night, and all games, will be announced shortly.

Tickets for Opening Night will go on sale Thursday, February 2nd. That day (2/2), fans can take advantage of a SPECIAL one-day discounted sale price of $5 Green Box seats and $15 Pool Pavilion tickets for Opening Night. Opening Night tickets will then remain on sale for purchase at the regular price after the sale. While ticket sales for Opening Night begin Feb. 2nd, individual tickets for all other 2017 Fightins home games will go on sale Thursday, February 16th. Season tickets, mini-plans, and group tickets for the 2017 season at FirstEnergy Stadium are available now at Buy Tickets Online, calling at 610-370-BALL, or by stopping by the Fightins Ticket Office located at FirstEnergy Stadium.      

Throughout the next two weeks, the Fightin Phils will announce their slate of promotions for the 2017 season leading up to the day single game tickets go on sale February 16th. 

Season tickets for the 2017 season are available online at, by phone at 610-370-BALL, and in-person at FirstEnergy Stadium. Follow the Fightin Phils on Twitter at @ReadingFightins and like them on Facebook via

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

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