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Squirrels Opening Night Tickets on Sale for a Limited Time Only

November 28, 2012 - Eastern League (EL) - Richmond Flying Squirrels News Release

RICHMOND, VA - The Richmond Flying Squirrels, Double-A affiliate of the 2012 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants, are pleased to announce that for the first time ever, single-game tickets for Flying Squirrels 2013 Opening Night will be available for purchase during the holiday shopping season. Tickets to Flying Squirrels 2013 Opening Night, which will occur on Thursday, April 4th, 2013, will be available for purchase beginning on Friday, November 30th, 2012, at 4 PM. Tickets will remain on sale throughout the holiday shopping season, with ticket sales ending at midnight on December 24th.

Opening Night tickets will be available on-line at SquirrelsBaseball.com, or in person at either the Flying Squirrels Ticket Office or the Squirrels Nest presented by Nike Team Merchandise Store, both of which are located at The Diamond. The on-line ticket link above will not be active until 4 PM on Friday. Ticket sales at The Diamond will coincide with Nutzy's Winter FUNN Fest, which will be held at the ballpark from 4 PM - 8 PM on Friday.

Flying Squirrels 2013 Individual Game Ticket Prices:

* Diamond Club: $11.00

* Silver Reserved: $8.00

* General Admission: $7.00

"Opening Night has a special feel at The Diamond and there has been a huge demand for tickets from our great fans," said Flying Squirrels Vice President & COO Todd "Parney" Parnell. "We wanted to give the fans a chance to lock up their tickets, and also realized that tickets to Opening Night would make a perfect holiday gift for any Squirrels fan."

2013 Opening Night will feature a post-game Fireworks Extravaganza, as well as pregame pageantry. Festivities throughout the night will trumpet the new season's arrival as well as the Flying Squirrels' affiliation with the World Champion San Francisco Giants.

"Those that have been to opening night know that we will pull out all the stops to usher baseball back in for the new year," added Parney. "Those that haven't been before have really missed an opportunity to experience something truly unique."

After the holidays, tickets for 2013 Opening Night along with the entire slate of 2013 Flying Squirrels home games will go on sale on Saturday, March 2nd, 2013.

Season Tickets and Mini-Plan Packages for the 2013 season of Flying Squirrels baseball are currently available. For more information or to purchase a ticket plan, visit the Flying Squirrels Ticket Office at The Diamond, call (804) 359-FUNN (3866) or log on to SquirrelsBaseball.com .

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