SOUTH BEND, IN - Individual game tickets for the 2018 South Bend Cubs season go on sale March 7 beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET. Tickets will be available at the Box Office, by calling (574) 235-9988, and online at by clicking here.
Free coffee and donuts will be available to the fans purchasing tickets at Four Winds Field while supplies last. There will also be a special appearance by Stu.
South Bend sold out 42 of 70 games and averaged 5,285 fans in 2017. Because of the sell out rate, fans are encouraged to plan ahead and purchase their tickets in advance, especially for Friday night and weekend games. After drawing 354,070 fans to Four Winds Field during the 2017 season, the organization has high expectations for 2018.
"It's great to look back on the last six years and see what we have accomplished," said Team President Joe Hart. "Attendance has tripled, new amenities have been added, and the ballpark looks better today than it did thirty years ago. We're pleased but not satisfied. After another record setting season last year, we're ready to do it again this season."
For the second year in a row, the South Bend Cubs will open the season on the road with a quick two game series at West Michigan. South Bend will then return to Four Winds Field to begin the home schedule on April 7 against the Whitecaps. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. with first pitch scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Opening Night will feature a magnet schedule giveaway, live entertainment, flat screen giveaways, and a spectacular post-game fireworks show.
About the South Bend Cubs
The South Bend Cubs are the Class A minor league affiliate of the 2016 World Series Champion Chicago Cubs. Over the past 30 seasons, the team has won five Midwest League titles, most recently in 2005, and has captured 12 division titles. This year, Four Winds Field, home of the Cubs, was named Ballpark Digest's Best Single-A ballpark. In 2015, the team was named Ballpark Digest's Team of the Year and received the John H. Johnson President's Award, the highest award in minor league baseball. The team is owned and operated by Swing-Batter-Swing, LLC whose sole shareholder is Andrew T. Berlin of Chicago, Ill.
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