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Reds offering limited ticket sales for season opener on Saturday

Rob Butcher

Cincinnati Reds publicity


CINCINNATI — A limited number of Cincinnati Reds Opening Day tickets will go on sale Saturday, March 28 at 9 a.m. at the Great American Ball Park ticket windows only as part of a two-game package.

The “Opening Day Double Play” package includes one ticket (either View Level or Standing-Room-Only) to the April 6 season opener vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates (4:10 p.m.) plus one Field Box ticket to any other April game of the fan’s choice.

Prices for the “Opening Day Double Play” ticket packages are:

• $73 for one Opening Day Standing-Room-Only ticket plus one Field Box ticket to any other game in April.

• $88 for one Opening Day View Level ticket plus one Field Box ticket to any other game in April.

There is a limit of four packages per person. Cash and major credit cards will be accepted. Last year’s tickets sold out in less than one hour.

Approximately 400 View Level and 800 Standing-Room-Only tickets for Opening Day will be available as part of these packages.

Fans will be permitted to form a line for tickets beginning Friday, March 27 at 9 a.m.

Fans will receive wristbands indicating their place in line and may not hold spots for friends or family who are not in attendance.

Fans will be expected to remain on-site and random checks will be performed until the ticket sale begins.

The consumption of alcoholic beverages on the property of Great American Ball Park is a violation of state law and violators will be asked to leave the premises by police.

Open flames and propane heaters will not be permitted on the ballpark premises.

The Opening Day ticket sale will happen rain or shine.