Senior Day Returns Mother's Day To Redbird Baseball

May 6, 2013

NORMAL, Ill. - Like all Illinois State baseball seasons, yet another game will be played on Mother’s Day. This year, come out and cheer on the ‘Birds during their last regular-season home matchup, when the Redbirds host Evansville on Senior Day at Duffy Bass Field, Sunday, May 12, at 1 p.m.

In honor of Senior Day falling on Mother’s Day this season, every player’s mother in attendance will get the opportunity to throw out the ceremonial first pitch on the field. The seniors to be recognized during a pregame ceremony include Eric Aguilera, Chad Hinshaw, Zac Johnson, Brett Kay, Chris Razo, Otto Roberts, Matt Schmitt, Brad Sorkin and Kyle Stanton.

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.