TROY, Ala. - Troy will open the gates of Riddle-Pace Field on Sunday, Feb. 3, for Baseball & Softball Fan Appreciation Day beginning at 2 p.m.
Baseball head coach Bobby Pierce and softball head coach Melanie Davis will introduce their teams to the fans, the Trojan Warrior Council will provide free hot dogs and drinks, and fans can pick up their free official baseball and softball schedule posters at the event. Both the baseball and softball teams will also be signing autographs.
The softball team opens its season at the Bulldog Kickoff Classic in Starkville, Miss., on Feb. 8-9 and opens the home portion of its schedule with the Troy Subway Classic on Feb. 15-17.
The baseball team opens its 2013 campaign with a four-game series against Florida A&M at Riddle-Pace Field on Feb. 15-17.
Baseball season tickets are available for purchase by contacting the Troy ticket office at 1-877-878-WINS, online at TroyTrojans.com or by visiting the ticket office in the Tine Davis Fieldhouse.