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Photo Credit: Ivan Pierre Aguirre, EP Chihuahuas
Photo Credit: Ivan Pierre Aguirre, EP Chihuahuas

Chihuahuas Announce 2016 Home Schedule

EL PASO – August 14, 2015 – First pitch for the 2016 El Paso Chihuahuas home season will be on April 15th versus the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks) at Southwest University Park the team announced today.

“We are pleased to share the schedule and begin our work on planning a fun-filled 2016 season with all of these great Chihuahuas fans,” said Brad Taylor, Chihuahuas general manager.

Opening Night kicks off an eight-game homestand in April. May and June are the heaviest of the 72-game schedule with 17 and 16 games, respectively. The team will play 11 games in July and 15 in August and close with five games in September, including the final game of the regular season on September 5 (Labor Day).

The team will play on Mother’s Day (May 8) and the three games leading up to the Fourth of July (July 1-3). The Chihuahuas will take a break from play, July 11-13, for the Triple-A All-Star game.

As members of the Pacific Coast League (PCL) the Chihuahuas will face Albuquerque, Fresno, Las Vegas, Sacramento, Salt Lake City and Tacoma, twice. The team will take on the New Orleans Zephyrs (May 14-17) and the Round Rock Express (May 19-22), both in four-game series. They will play the Nashville Sounds and Memphis Redbirds in an eight-game homestand, July 14-21.

The Chihuahuas welcomed their 1-millionth fan during the 2015 campaign, less than two years since opening the gates at Southwest University Park.

The Chihuahuas are taking deposits for 2016 Season Seat Packages. Fans interested in groups and hospitality areas are also encouraged to reserve now. For more information call (915) 533-BASE or visit EPChihuahuas.com. Individual game ticket sales, game times and promotions will be announced at a later date.

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2016 El Paso Chihuahuas Home Schedule

 

DATE                            TEAM                                                 AFFILIATE

April 15-18                  Reno Aces                                          Arizona Diamondbacks

April 19-22                  Tacoma Rainiers                              Seattle Mariners

May 2-5                        Las Vegas 51s                                   New York Mets

May 6-9                        Fresno Grizzlies                               Houston Astros

May 14-17                    New Orleans Zephyrs                     Miami Marlins

May 19-22                    Round Rock Express                      Texas Rangers

May 31-June 3             Sacramento River Cats                   San Francisco Giants

June 9-12                      Sacramento River Cats                   San Francisco Giants

June 13-16                   Albuquerque Isotopes                    Colorado Rockies

June 21-24                   Salt Lake Bees                                  Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

June 30-July 3             Reno Aces                                          Arizona Diamondbacks

 

July 11-13                    All-Star Break

 

July 14-17                    Nashville Sounds                             Oakland A’s

July 18-21                    Memphis Redbirds                          St. Louis Cardinals

Aug. 3-6                        Tacoma Rainiers                              Seattle Mariners

Aug. 7-10                      Fresno Grizzlies                               Houston Astros

Aug. 20-23                   Salt Lake Bees                                  Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Aug. 29-Sept. 1           Las Vegas 51s                                   New York Mets

Sept. 2-5                       Albuquerque Isotopes                    Colorado Rockies

 

Dates subject to change.

Times to be determined in the future.

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