Drillers to Play 17 Spring Games in Arizona

March 7, 2018 - Texas League (TL) - Tulsa Drillers News Release

The start of the 2018 regular season is less than a month away, and the Tulsa Drillers are currently in Glendale, Arizona for spring training. This year will mark the fourth season of being the Double-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers, and like their parent club, the Drillers make their spring training home at Camelback Ranch.

While in Arizona, Tulsa, under manager Scott Hennessey, is slated to play a total of 17 exhibition games other Double-A clubs, including three from the Texas League. The Spring Training opener is scheduled for Monday, March 12 against the same team they will face off against in the regular season opener, the Frisco RoughRiders.

All games will be played in the Phoenix area and are scheduled to begin at 2:00pm CDT. The complete schedule of the spring training exhibition games is listed below.

Monday, March 12 vs. Frisco RoughRiders (Texas Rangers Affiliate)

Wednesday, March 14 at Birmingham Barons (Chicago White Sox Affiliate)

Thursday, March 15 vs. Akron RubberDucks (Cleveland Indians Affiliate)

Friday, March 16 at Pensacola Blue Wahoos (Cincinnati Reds Affiliate)

Saturday, March 17 vs. Arkansas Travelers (Seattle Mariners Affiliate)

Monday, March 19 at Frisco RoughRiders (Texas Rangers Affiliate)

Tuesday, March 20 vs. Birmingham Barons (Chicago White Sox Affiliate)

Wednesday, March 21 at Birmingham Barons (Chicago White Sox Affiliate)

Thursday, March 22 vs. Northwest Arkansas Naturals (Kansas City Royals Affiliate)

Friday, March 23 at Akron RubberDucks (Cleveland Indians Affiliate)

Saturday, March 24 vs. Northwest Arkansas Naturals (Kansas City Royals Affiliate)

Sunday, March 25 at Birmingham Barons (Chicago White Sox Affiliate)

Monday, March 26 vs. Pensacola Blue Wahoos (Cincinnati Reds Affiliate)

Tuesday, March 27 at Akron RubberDucks (Cleveland Indians Affiliate)

Wednesday, March 28 vs. Arkansas Travelers (Seattle Mariners Affiliate)

Thursday, March 29 at Arkansas Travelers (Seattle Mariners Affiliate)

Friday, March 30 vs. Mobile BayBears (Los Angeles Angels Affiliate)

After the conclusion of Spring Training, the Drillers will open the regular season with a six-game road trip beginning on Thursday, April 5 in Frisco. The home opener will take place one week later on Thursday, April 12 when the Drillers host the RoughRiders at ONEOK Field.

Full and mini-season ticket memberships for the Drillers 2018 regular season are available now. They can be purchased online at TulsaDrillers.com, or by calling 918-744-5901.

Don't forget to join us for DrillersFest that will take place this Saturday, March 10, from 10:00am-2:00pm. Individual tickets for all 70 home games at ONEOK Field will be available to purchase at this time.

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