Hall of Fame Classic tickets on sale
Game-and-museum ticket packages are available for the first time during the fifth annual Hall of Fame Classic Weekend, to be held May 24 to 26.
The legends of the game will return to baseball’s hometown for the Hall of Fame Classic, which moves to a new date — the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend. The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will host the annual Hall of Fame Classic Weekend with the participation of six Hall of Fame members at Doubleday Field.
Fans can experience Classic Weekend through two packages available for the first time in 2013:
“Baseball’s Past and Present” will feature a baseline ticket on either the first- or third-base side to the Hall of Fame Classic and a one-day museum admission pass for $25, a savings of $7 off the regular rate.
“Let’s Play Two” features a baseline ticket on either the first- or third-base side to the Classic and entry to “Night at the Museum,” a two-hour exclusive opportunity to meet and greet Hall of Famers and other former big leaguers from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Hall of Fame.” Let’s Play Two” is available for $50 per person.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.baseballhall.org or via phone at (877) 726-9028, Single tickets for the Hall of Fame Classic are $12.50 for first and third base seats and $11 for general admission outfield seats. Tickets are only available via phone or online and will not be sold at the museum.
‘Pitch, Hit and Run’ competition set
The State University College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill Department of Sport and Exercise announced the college will serve as the local host site for the 2013 Scotts/Major League Baseball “Pitch, Hit, and Run” skills competition on Tuesday, April 9, at the college’s baseball