Sunday, September 9, 2018

Joliet, IL — The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy are excited to announce that the team will play for the Frontier League Championship starting on Tuesday night in Washington, PA.  The Slammers took two of the three games vs. the River City Rascals, including Saturday night, when Danny Zardon hit a game winning homerun in the 9th inning and Sunday, when Slammers ace Liam O’Sullivan shut down the Rascals lineup.

The Slammers will return home on Friday, September 14 at 7:05 pm to face the Washington Wild Things in game 3 of the series, and if necessary will also host a game at Joliet Route 66 Stadium on Saturday at 6:05 pm.  Tickets are just $10 and include $5 in Slammers loot.  

Friday, September 14 will feature post-game FIREWORKS provided Lumina Pyrotechnics and Saturday, September 15 will be Pet Day with fans able to bring in pets as long as they are on a leash or in a carrier.  Kids can also run the bases after Saturday’s game.  Both games are potential championship clinching games for the Slammers-It’s a chance to see history being made!

Fans can purchase playoff tickets online at, the Slammers Box Office at 1 Mayor Art Schultz Drive, Joliet or by calling 815-722-2287. Group pricing and fundraising opportunities are also available for the playoff games.

Full Series Schedule, Best of 5:

Tuesday, September 11-at Washington Wild Things 6:05 pm CST

Wednesday, September 12-at Washington Wild Things 6:05 pm CST

Friday, September 14-at Joliet Slammers 7:05 pm

Saturday, September 15*-at Joliet Slammers 6:05pm

Monday, September 17*-at Washington Wild Things 6:05 pm CST

*If necessary


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!


-- Joliet Slammers