BINGHAMTON, NY - The 2012 season concludes this Labor Day Weekend with a jam-packed homestand at NYSEG Stadium and the Binghamton Mets look ahead to 2013 with great anticipation. The boys of summer kick off their home schedule on April 11, 2013 at 6:35 PM against the New Hampshire Fisher Cats.
The B-Mets will be home for all the major summer holidays, including Mother's Day (May 12), Memorial Day (May 27), Father's Day (June 16), Independence Day eve (July 3) and Labor Day (September 2). The B-Mets will play at NYSEG Stadium for eleven weekends during the season, including five in June and July.
The Binghamton Mets will welcome in the Trenton Thunder, the Double-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, three times, including two weekend series: June 27-30 & July 25-28. The B-Mets play host to the Portland Sea Dogs, the Boston Red Sox Double-A affiliate, three times: April 15-17, May 24-27 & July 11-14.
Home games from Monday through Thursday will be scheduled to start at 6:35 PM throughout the season with the following exceptions: May 27 (Memorial Day), June 7 (Baseball in Education Day), July 17 and September 2 (Labor Day).
Friday games throughout the year will start at 7:05 PM and Saturday contests from May 25 onward will begin at 7:05 PM. The Saturday games on April 13 & 27 and May 11 are slated for 1:05 PM starts. Aside from 6:35 PM first pitches on May 26 (Memorial Day eve), August 18 and September 1 (Labor Day eve), Sunday home games will commence at 1:05 PM.
Pocket schedules for the 2013 season will be distributed at all four home games this weekend. Tickets are still available for Binghamton's final homestand of the season as they welcome in the Trenton Thunder, the Double-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, for a four-game set starting Friday, August 31st. Visit www.bmets.com or call 723-METS to purchase tickets.
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.