Monday, October 16, 2017

Joliet, IL — 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.

About the Joliet Slammers: The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy play at the Slammers Stadium downtown Joliet, Illinois, and are members of the professional, independent Frontier League.  The Frontier League is a 12-team league entering its 26th season of play in 2018.  Visit the Slammers online at or call the ticket office at 815-722-2287 for more information! Don’t forget to “Like” the Slammers on Facebook at or follow them on Twitter at @jolietslammers!


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