Oct 18, 2012
Zebulon, N.C. — The Carolina Mudcats will open their 2013 season with a six-game homestand at Five County Stadium that begins on Friday, April 5 versus the Winston-Salem Dash.
In addition to the traditional Independence Day game (Thursday, July 4 vs. Salem), Carolina will also host home games on Mother’s Day (May 12 vs. Potomac) and Memorial Day weekend (May 24-27 vs. Winston-Salem and Wilmington).
The Mudcats will also host two 11:00 a.m. games during the 2013 campaign, with Education Day set for Wednesday, April 10 against Wilmington and Youth Day scheduled for Wednesday, June 26 versus Fredrick.
First pitch for all other weekday games is set for 7:15 p.m., with Saturday night game times at 6:15 p.m. and Sunday afternoon games at 2:00 p.m.
Throughout the summer, the Mudcats will continue to host post-game fireworks shows following all 11 Friday night home games. Additionally, the Mudcats will continue other popular season-long promotions, including Thirsty Thursday and Sunday’s Kids Run The Bases.
The Mudcats will play their second season in the Carolina League as the Class-A Advanced affiliate of the Cleveland Indians and 23rd season in Wake County. Carolina has 70 home games scheduled at Five County Stadium in 2012.
Carolina will once again play in the Southern Division along with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (Texas), Salem Red Sox (Boston) and Winston-Salem Dash (Chicago White Sox). The Northern Division will be contested between the Fredrick Keys (Baltimore), Lynchburg Hillcats (Atlanta), Potomac Nationals (Washington) and Wilmington Blue Rocks (Kansas City).
Full and partial season tickets, as well as the new 7th Inning Stretch Mini-Plans are available now by calling the Mudcats' front office at (919) 269-2287.