Joliet Slammers 2018 schedule

The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy have

released their 2018 season schedule. The Slammers open their eighth season

on the road May 11-13 against the Florence Freedom before returning home

for their home opener slated for Tuesday, May 15.

Twelve games are scheduled for May, including two Education Days on

Wednesday, May 16 and Thursday, May 17. Area schools are invited to attend

the two 10:05 am games and take advantage of group pricing and kid-friendly

games. The Slammers are home Memorial Day weekend with a series against the

Southern Illinois Miners May 25-27.

June series include Father’s Day weekend June 15-17 and a Day Camp Day set

for Wednesday, June 20. On June 20, the Slammers will play at home for the

10:05am game and then travel to Crestwood to take on the Windy City

Thunderbolts that evening. The Illinois High School boys baseball state

championship will be held June 8 and 9 at Slammers Stadium.

The Slammers kick-off July with games July 3-5 which will include two

fireworks shows over the holiday. Following the All-Star break, the

Slammers are home for six games July 17-22, including a second Day Camp Day

on July 19.

Only two series at home will be played in August before the Slammers wrap

up the regular season over Labor Day weekend.

Season ticket plans and group tickets are now on sale. Fans can stop into

the Slammers Box Office at 1 Mayor Art Schultz Drive or call the office at

815-722-2287. Individual tickets go on sale Spring 2018.