Every weekday from May 7th through May 14th 2010, Visit Indianawill be releasing exclusive discounts as a part of the Indiana Summer of Savings. Each day, we’ll announce an exclusive quantity-limited offer through Facebook, Twitter and our Big Deal email list. Visit the Indiana Summer of Savings page for more information about the offers and how you can take advantage of them!
The phrase “boys of summer” might be a little cliche, but a night out at the ballpark really is one of the great joys of summertime. Indiana is lucky to have five minor league baseball teams that offer affordable entertainment to families, couples, buddies or ladies looking for a fun night out.
Team: Evansville Otters
League: Frontier League
Field: Bosse Field (featured in A League of their Own)
Mascot: Evan & Eva
Kids Club: Yes – Otter Pup Gang
Team: Fort Wayne Tin Caps
Affiliation: San Diego Padres
Field: Parkview Field
Mascot: Johnny (as in Appleseed)
Kids Club: Yes – TinCaps Kids
Team: Gary Southshore Railcats
League: Northern League
Field: U.S. Steel Yard
Mascot: Rusty & Rascal
Kids Club: No – But they do offer a baseball camp for kids
Team: Indianapolis Indians
Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates
Field: Victory Field
Kids Club: Yes – Knot Hole Club
Team: South Bend Silver Hawks
Affiliation: Arizona Diamondbacks
Field: Coveleski Stadium
Kids Club: Yes – Swoop’s Sidekicks
Head out to a field near you this summer. Or even better, aim to catch a game at each of the five Indiana minor league baseball stadiums.
Have you been to a minor-league game in Indiana? Who’s your favorite team? We’ll announce a great deal you can get when you enjoy a game at one of these ballparks later today!