NORWICH, CT- The Connecticut Tigers, Class-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, announce that Dodd Stadium will play host to nine Hartford Yard Goats (Class-AA, Colorado Rockies) home games during the month of May. The games are scheduled for May 12-18 and 23-24.
"We're very pleased to be able to assist our fellow Connecticut team and bring extra excitement to Dodd Stadium for baseball fans in Southeastern Connecticut this spring," said Tigers General Manager Dave Schermerhorn. "This market is no stranger to Double-A baseball and we think it's the perfect way for our fans to get ready for the start of the Tigers' season in June."
Game times for the nine games will be as follows:
- Thursday, May 12th- 6:05 pm
- Friday, May 13th- 6:05 pm
- Saturday, May 14th- 6:05 pm
- Sunday, May 15th- 1:35 pm
- Monday, May 16th- 6:05 pm
- Tuesday, May 17th- 6:05 pm
- Wednesday, May 18th- 12:35 pm
- Monday, May 23rd- 6:05 pm
- Tuesday, May 24th- 4:05 pm (Doubleheader featuring two 7 inning games)
Tickets for Hartford Yard Goats games at Dodd Stadium will be available online at cttigers.com, by phone at (860) 887-7962 or at the Dodd Stadium box office beginning Thursday, May 5th at 11 am. Pricing for Yard Goats games will be $12 for Premium Box Seats, $11 for Reserved Box Seats, and $10 for Grandstand seats. The Tigers will still honor the $2 discount with military ID and $1 discount for children 12 years & under as well as senior citizens 60 years & over. Gates will open for all Yard Goats games one hour prior to first pitch.
The Connecticut Tigers are the New York-Penn League affiliate of the Detroit Tigers at Dodd Stadium in Norwich, Connecticut. Opening Night for the 2016 season for the Connecticut Tigers is set for June 22nd at 7:05 pm! 2016 season tickets, group tickets, mini plans, individual game tickets 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.