09/12/2012 1:10 PM ET
2013 season schedule announced
Phillies to host Royals for Home Opener
Modell’s Sporting Goods Opening Day will take place on Friday, April 5 at 4:05 p.m. when the Phillies will take on the Kansas City Royals at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies host four American League teams in all, the Boston Red Sox, Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Indians and the Royals, at Citizens Bank Park as part of the 2013 home schedule.
The New York Mets come to town for the Phillies final regular season home series on September 20-22. The Phillies take on the Braves for three home weekend series and open and close the season at Atlanta.
- Interleague play takes the Phillies to Boston, Cleveland, Detroit and Minnesota.
- As has been a tradition since Citizens Bank Park opened in 2004, the Phillies will hold an On-Deck Series prior to the season opener on March 29 and 30 against the Toronto Blue Jays.
- The 2013 promotions schedule will be available at a later date with exciting giveaways and events for fans of all ages.
- The 29th annual Phillies Phestival will be held on Thursday, May 16.
- The schedule is subject to change.
Important Ticket On Sale Dates
- Six Game Pack tickets will go on-sale in late November.
- Spring Training 3-game packs go on-sale in mid-December.
- Group Tickets go on-sale in mid-January.
- Individual tickets will go on sale on Wednesday, February 13 online, by phone at 215-463-1000 or at the Citizens Bank Park West Ticket windows.
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