SALT LAKE CITY (Sept. 9, 2019) - The Salt Lake Bees released their 2020 schedule today. The team begins the Pacific Coast League regular season schedule exactly seven months from today, hosting the El Paso Chihuahuas at Smith's Ballpark on Thursday, April 9.
The 140-game schedule takes place over 152 days starting on April 9 and finishing on Monday, Sept. 7 in Las Vegas. The Bees will play 12 homestands at Smith's Ballpark during the season with 22 games on Friday or Saturday night. Smith's Ballpark will host holiday home games on Mother's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day and Pioneer Day during the season.
Salt Lake will face conference rivals Albuquerque, El Paso, Fresno, Las Vegas, Reno, Sacramento and Tacoma for 16-games each with eight games at home and eight on the road. In cross conference play the Bees host Iowa, Memphis, Nashville and Omaha this season while traveling to Oklahoma City, Round Rock, San Antonio and Wichita.
The 2020 season will be the Bees 20th season as the Triple-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Game times, fireworks nights and promotions will be announced this winter.
Dowload the 2020 schedule pdf here
About the Salt Lake Bees
The Salt Lake Bees finished their 19th season as the Triple-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels and will continue to be the top affiliate of the Angels through the 2022 season. While with Los Angeles, Salt Lake owns five division championships and two trips to the Pacific Coast League Finals. Smith's Ballpark, the home of the Bees, is consistently voted as one of the best ballparks in baseball, including a Top 10 Ballpark in the United States by Better Homes and Gardens. In 2015 the Bees were awarded the Bob Freitas Award by Baseball America as the top franchise in Triple-A. For more information visit www.slbees.com.
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