FORT MYERS, Fla. (August 8, 2014) - In the month of August, the Fort Myers Miracle will wrestle with the monster at JetBlue Park starting with a six-day homestand from Tuesday, August 12 to Sunday, August 17.
Tickets are available for purchase now at www.miraclebaseball.com and at the temporary Miracle offices located on the first floor of the Twins Academy at the Lee County Sports Complex. All tickets are general admission with lower bowl priced at $8.50 ($10 day of game) and upper bowl at $6.50 ($8 day of game). Fans will also be able to purchase general admission seats in the Fenway South version of the Green Monster for $6.50 ($8 day of game). Add $1 to pricing for all tickets for the fireworks show on Saturday, August 16.
As the Florida State League South Division Champions in the first half, the Miracle have secured a playoff spot and JetBlue Park will be the site of all home playoff games. FSL Playoff tickets are now available at www.miraclebaseball.com and at the Miracle offices at the Twins Academy.
Fans can purchase tickets on site inside the team store at JetBlue Park for both the remaining regular season home games and playoffs beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, August 11.
"We are excited about the opportunity to call JetBlue Park our home for August and in the playoffs," said Miracle Chief Operating Officer Steve Gliner. "It is truly an outstanding, first class facility."
Located east of I-75 on Daniels Parkway, JetBlue Park is the Spring Training home of the Boston Red Sox. Due to the beginning of Phase II renovations at Hammond Stadium, the Miracle have relocated for the remainder of the 2014 season.
The upcoming homestand features eight games in six days with two doubleheaders against the St. Lucie Mets. On Tuesday, August 12, the Miracle resume a previously started game at 5:05 p.m. with the Mets. Play will restart in the top of the fifth inning with one out and the Miracle leading 3-2 and will be played through nine innings. A seven inning game will follow approximately 30 minutes after the completion of game one.
A doubleheader is scheduled for Wednesday, August 13 versus St. Lucie. Two seven inning games will be played with the first pitch of game one set for 5:05 p.m. The Miracle wrap up the series with the Mets on Thursday, August 14 with a 7:05 start time.
On Friday, August 15, the Palm Beach Cardinals are in town to open up a three-game series. Friday's game will begin at 7:05 p.m.
Saturday, the Miracle will light up the Southwest Florida sky with a fan appreciation fireworks show after a 6:05 p.m. game with the Cardinals. The pyrotechnic display will be the only fireworks show at JetBlue Park. The Miracle close the series with Palm Beach on Sunday afternoon at 4:05 p.m.
"Miracle fans are going to enjoy the opportunity to see our team play in a different ballpark right here in Southwest Florida," said Gliner. "We very much appreciate the efforts and hospitality shown by the Boston Red Sox and Lee County to help coordinate everything for our upcoming games there."
For more information, please visit www.miraclebaseball.com or call the Miracle offices at (239) 768-4210.
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.