November 2, 2017 - Texas League (TL) - Frisco RoughRiders
FRISCO, Texas (Nov. 2, 2017) - The Frisco RoughRiders, the Double-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, are excited to open their 15th anniversary season on April 5 at Dr Pepper Ballpark. The first six-game homestand, running through April 10, consists of consecutive three-game series against the Tulsa Drillers (Los Angeles Dodgers) and Springfield Cardinals (St. Louis Cardinals).
The 70-game home schedule also features two season-high eight-game homestands - May 1-8 and June 9-16. August includes a season-high 17 home games. Weekend fun is maximized with 45 of the 70 home games falling on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
The RoughRiders will also face Texas League rivals Corpus Christi Hooks (Houston Astros), Midland RockHounds (Oakland A's), San Antonio Missions (San Diego Padres), Arkansas Travelers (Seattle Mariners) and Northwest Arkansas Naturals (Kansas City Royals) throughout the season.
A 15th Anniversary campaign with exciting events, promotions and community initiatives celebrating 15 years of RoughRiders baseball in North Texas will be announced at a later date, along with the full promotional and giveaway schedule.
Season tickets and ticket packages for 2018 are now available at RidersBaseball.com, (972) 731-9200 and the RoughRiders Ticket Office.