'Sharks Announce 2013 Season Schedule
Don't miss opening day on April 23 at 7:05 PM vs. the Bridgeport Bluefish!
POSTED: 10/31/2012 by Kristin Segers
Now that the 2012 season has concluded, the first key piece of the 2013 season has fallen into place as the Atlantic League has released the schedule for its 16th season.
The Camden Riversharks will open their season on the road on April 18th against the Lancaster Barnstormers before returning to Campbell’s Field for their home opener against the Bridgeport Bluefish, Tuesday, April 23 at 7:05 PM. Plans for the ceremony to open the 13th season at Campbell’s Field are still in the formative stages. Further details about the Riversharks Opening Night celebration will follow. The team will end the season at home on September 8th vs. the Somerset Patriots at 5:35 PM.
The Riversharks will host 70 home games during the 2013 season, with fireworks shows at the conclusion of every Friday and Saturday home game. Riversharks 2013 highlights will include:
• The Baseball in Education Series: April 24, May 10, May 15, May 21, and June 6. All games, which are geared toward education, will be played at 11:00 AM.
• Camp Days: July 16, July 24, and August 7. All games, geared toward summer day camps, will be played at 11:00 AM.
• Finley's Birthday Celebration: Sunday July 28th will have a special start time of 5:35 PM and a firework spectacular to celebrate our mascot, Finley’s, birthday!
Other special celebrations consist of Memorial Day with post game Fireworks (May 27th 5:35 PM) and Fan Appreciation Weekend (September 6-8). There will also be two scheduled day/night doubleheaders on Friday, May 10 and Tuesday, July 16. Day/night doubleheader games will be played at 11:00 AM and 7:05 PM. The full promotional calendar including theme nights, special ticketed events, and weekly promotions will be released at a later date.
Start times for Riversharks weekday home games will begin at 7:05 PM. (except for the eight mid-week day games and Memorial Day), and all Saturday games will be played at 5:35 PM. Sunday games will begin 30 minutes later than in 2012, at 1:35 PM., with the exception of two games, Sunday, July 28th and Sunday, September 8th, which will be played at 5:35 PM.
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