With 41 games remaining in the 2017 regular season, the Thunder, Double-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, announced today that fans can purchase tickets to all potential playoff games at ARM & HAMMER Park.
Entering play this evening, the Thunder stand 11.5 games clear of the Binghamton Rumble Ponies for the second and final playoff spot in the Eastern League's East Division, and 11.5 games ahead of Reading for the top spot in the division.
Playoff Strips (5 games) may be reserved by calling the Thunder Ticket Office at 609-394-3300 x101. Thunder full and half season ticket holders have until August 25 to claim their seats for the playoffs. All plan holders are encouraged to order their seats in-person, by phone or by clicking this link and returning it filled out to the Thunder Box Office or by fax at 609-394-9666.
Tickets will be available to print-at-home or pick up at the Will Call window the day after the Thunder clinch their exact playoff spot. Fans will receive a credit for any home playoff games that are not played. Season ticket holders will receive a credit towards their 2018 season ticket package.
The Thunder last played postseason baseball in 2016 and earned a berth in the Eastern League Championship series by defeating the Reading Fightin Phils three games to one. The Thunder were swept by the Akron Rubberducks in the finals.
EASTERN LEAGUE PLAYOFF SCHEDULE
The Eastern League playoff format is a two-round system of best of three-out-of-five series. In the first round of Divisional Playoffs, the first and second place teams in each division play each other. The division winners then meet for the Eastern League Championship. Below (in bold) are the dates for potential Thunder Playoff Games (dates and times subject to change).
EASTERN DIVISION SERIES (ROUND 1)
Wednesday, September 6: 1st Place @ 2nd Place Thursday, September 7: 1st Place @ 2nd Place Friday, September 8: 2nd Place @ 1st Place Saturday, September 9: 2nd Place @ 1st Place (If necessary) Sunday, September 10: 2nd Place @ 1st Place (If necessary)
EASTERN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (ROUND 2)
Tuesday, September 12: West Division Champion @ Thunder Wednesday, September 13: West Division Champion @ Thunder Thursday, September 14: Thunder @ West Division Champion Friday, September 15: Thunder @ West Division Champion (If necessary) Saturday, September 16: Thunder @ West Division Champion (If necessary)
ALL DATES AND TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. VISIT TRENTONTHUNDER.COM FOR THE LATEST SCHEDULE
Ticket prices for all Thunder playoff games are the same as the regular season. Click Here for ticket pricing information.