Wolf Pack, Reno Aces to battle for diamond supremacy

3/5/2010 | By: Staff Report  |

The University of Nevada, Reno baseball team and the Reno Aces baseball club will play an exhibition game at 6:05 p.m. on Tuesday, April 6 at Aces Ballpark, with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the University of Nevada Dugout Club, the University and the Aces announced on March 4.

The game will serve as the Aces’ final tune-up before the Class AAA club’s season opener at Aces Ballpark on April 8. The Aces are the Pacific Coast League affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

The game will be played in an exhibition format, with Aces pitchers and catchers playing for both squads. All players will use wood bats, and the contest will last between seven and nine innings, depending on the status of the Aces pitching staff.

The Wolf Pack, of the Western Athletic Conference, is off to a 5-3 season, with the club’s home opener at Peccole Park scheduled for Friday, March 5 at 2 p.m.

Tickets for the exhibition game will go on sale March 11 at the Aces Ballpark Office, or by calling (775) 334-7000. Ticket prices will be $13 for adults and $7 for children. Visit the Reno Aces or Nevada Wolf Pack Athletics.


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