To Play Oregon At Volcanoes Stadium In Salem Area On May 20
April 28, 2009
CORVALLIS, Ore. - It was announced Tuesday that the Oregon State baseball team will play a neutral site game with Oregon on May 20 at Volcanoes Stadium in Keizer, Ore. The Civil War I-5 Iris Festival Classic will start at 7 p.m. PT.
Prices to the game are $20 for lower reserved, $15 for upper reserved and $10 for general admission. Tickets to the game go on sale at 9 a.m., Thursday, and will be available through the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes box office (503-390-2225) or online at www.volcanoestickets.com.
There will be a pre-sale for season-ticket holders at 9 a.m. PT on Wednesday morning by contacting the Volcanoes' ticket office at the aforementioned phone number.
A coin toss was performed before Tuesday night's game and it was determined that the Ducks will be the home team and occupy the third base dugout.The game will mark the sixth and final matchup between the teams this season. Oregon State took 2-of-3 in a Pacific-10 Conference series in late March. The clubs drew nearly 30,000 over two games at PGE Park in Portland.
The Beavers and Ducks are scheduled to meet April 28 and May 19, both times in Corvallis at Goss Stadium.
Volcanoes Stadium is home to the Single-A Salem-Keizer Volcanoes, an affiliate of the San Francisco Giants. The park seats 4,252 and was built in 1997.
After playing the Ducks Tuesday night, Oregon State will turn its attention to Arizona State in a three-game series that starts Friday at Goss Stadium. A limited number of seats remain for Friday and Sunday's games, while tickets are sold out for Saturday's contest. For tickets, call 1-800-GOBEAVS, visit the ticket office at legendary Gill Coliseum or go to osubeavers.com, the online home of Oregon State Athletics.
As always, fans can catch the games live on the Beaver Sports Network and Beaver Nation Online (osubeavers.com).
Please note that the times for Saturday and Sunday's games have changed. Saturday's game is a 5 p.m. PT start while Sunday's is now at 12 p.m.
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