The Isotopes will open the 140-game 2018 season on Thursday, April 5 with a five-game series in Salt Lake. Albuquerque’s 70-game home campaign will commence on Tuesday, April 10 with a seven-game homestand against the Las Vegas 51s and Salt Lake Bees.
The 2018 season will be the Isotopes fourth as the Triple-A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies.
The Isotopes promotional schedule will be announced at a later date.
Ticket prices for the 2018 season will go unchanged.
“The 2018 season is shaping up to be yet another special year at Isotopes Park,” said general manager John Traub. “The schedule is very favorable relative to the summer months and weekends. We are already planning some very big promotions and exciting things for our 16th season.”
Highlights of the home schedule include 15 scheduled fireworks dates, 33 weekend dates, including each month featuring two weekend series, and home games on Father’s Day (June 17 vs. Nashville) and Independence Day (July 4 vs. Tacoma). The season will feature 18 series over 12 homestands.
The Pacific Coast League will feature a 140-game schedule in 2018, two few than the 2017 season and four fewer than 2016.