With 30 games remaining in the 2018 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 9.5 games clear of the Hartford Yard Goats for the second and final playoff spot in the Eastern League's East Division, and 2.0 games behind New Hampshire for the top spot in the division.
Playoff Strips (6 games) may be reserved by calling the Thunder Ticket Office during regular business hours at 609-394-3300 x101 or by clicking here. Thunder full and half season ticket holders have until August 24 to claim their seats for the playoffs.
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 2019 season ticket package.
The Thunder last played postseason baseball in 2017 and earned a berth in the Eastern League Championship series by defeating the Binghamton Rumble Ponies three games to one. The Thunder were swept by the Altoona Curve 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 5: 1st Place @ 2nd Place Thursday, September 6: 1st Place @ 2nd Place Friday, September 7: 2nd Place @ 1st Place Saturday, September 8: 2nd Place @ 1st Place (If necessary) Sunday, September 9: 2nd Place @ 1st Place (If necessary)
EASTERN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (ROUND 2)
Game 1: Thunder @ West Division Champion
Game 2: Thunder @ West Division Champion Game 3: West Division Champion @ Thunder
Game 4: West Division Champion @ Thunder (If necessary)
Game 5: West Division Champion @ Thunder (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.