The Baltimore Orioles announced Tuesday that tonight’s game against the Chicago White Sox will be postponed due to the unfortunate events that occurred on Monday afternoon. They also released in a press release that can be read below that the game tomorrow will be closed to fans. Fans will be able to see the game on MLB.TV or in the local markets.
This weekends games will also be moved out of the city to Tampa Bay against the Rays in which the Orioles will be the home team for the three games to be played in the city.
“After conversations with the Orioles and local officials, we believe that these decisions are in the best interests of fan safety and the deployment of city resources,” Commissioner Rob Manfred said. “Our thoughts are with all those who have been affected by violence in Baltimore, and everyone in our game hopes for peace and the safety of a great American city.”
Fans who had tickets for the games this Monday and Tuesday will be played as a double header on May 28 in exchange program. Details below:
TOMORROWâ€™S ORIOLES-WHITE SOX GAME TO BEGIN AT 2:05 P.M. ET AND BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
WEEKEND SERIES WITH RAYS TO MOVE TO TROPICANA FIELD
Mondayâ€™s and Tuesdayâ€™s games rescheduled for single-admission doubleheader on May 28
After consultation with Major League Baseball and city and local officials, tomorrowâ€™s game between the Orioles and the Chicago White Sox will begin at 2:05 p.m. ET and will be closed to the public. The Orioles will also play their three-game series against the Tampa Bay Rays, scheduled for May 1-3, at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. while serving as the home team. All fans with tickets to games on April 29, May 1, May 2, or May 3 at Oriole Park may exchange their tickets for any remaining home game this season on a â€œdollar for dollarâ€ basis.
Additionally, the postponed games between the Orioles and the White Sox on Monday, April 27, and Tuesday, April 28, will be made up as part of a single-admission doubleheader on Thursday, May 28, beginning at 4:05 p.m.
Tickets for Mondayâ€™s postponed game will be valid for the doubleheader on May 28. Fans unable to attend the doubleheader will have an opportunity to exchange their tickets for any remaining home game this season. Fans with tickets for Tuesdayâ€™s postponed game must exchange those tickets to attend the doubleheader on May 28 or exchange them for any remaining home game this season. Exchanges for both games will be completed on a â€œdollar for dollarâ€ basis.
All tickets are subject to availability, and exchanges must be completed by June 30, 2015. Complimentary tickets are non-exchangeable.
Ticket exchanges can be performed at the Box Office or submitted in writing along with the original tickets and mailed via certified mail by June 30, 2015 to:
Attention: (Date) Postponement
333 West Camden Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Fans with questions regarding the ticket exchange process should contact Orioles Fan Services at 1-888-848-BIRD.