Athletics News
Redbird Baseball Opening Day

March 4, 2013

NORMAL, Ill. - With every spring season comes Illinois State baseball and Opening Day for the 2013 season is just around the corner. Redbird fans are encouraged to come out for Opening Day at Duffy Bass Field Friday, March 15, at 3 p.m., as the ‘Birds open home play with a four-game weekend series against Bowling Green.

As an added bonus, Opening Day will also serve as a Buck Day where $1 hot dogs and hot chocolates or small drinks will be served at the concession stand. Every fan in attendance will also be able to pick up a free Redbird baseball schedule magnet as the free give-a-way of the day.

Admission is free for the entire baseball regular season at Duffy Bass Field. For postseason play, Illinois State will play host to the 2013 Missouri Valley Conference Baseball Championships. Session tickets will be sold for $30 from the Illinois State Athletics Tickets Office.

To purchase tickets for the tournament or to ask questions, please visit, or contact the Illinois State Athletics Tickets Office located at the North entrance of Redbird Arena at (309) 438-8000. Your online source for Illinois State Athletics tickets, Weisbecker Scholarship Fund gifts, multimedia, Redbird merchandise, photos and more.