Friday, February 5, 2016

Oh, It Is On!

Game 5 of the World Series will be played tonight at Citizens Bank Park.

Oh, It Is On!


Just got an e-mail from MLB with the subject line that read, "Game Five of the 2008 World Series to be Resumed Tonight."

Information from the Phillies:

Game 5 of the 2008 World Series between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Philadelphia Phillies will resume tonight at Citizens Bank Park, Major League Baseball announced today. First pitch is scheduled for 8:37 p.m. (ET). The Phillies will be coming to bat to start the bottom of the sixth inning with the game tied, 2-2. Game 6, if necessary, is scheduled for tomorrow night at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Ticket Information: Fans holding tickets for World Series Game 5 should use their ticket(s) for re-entry. The game is sold out. Fans without tickets for tonight’s Sixers game or tickets from Monday night’s Game 5 should not come to the sports complex.

Public Transportation: Fans are strongly encouraged to use public transportation. SEPTA will provide additional service plus park and ride options. For information about SEPTA’s Broad Street Line service, call (215) 580-7800 or visit

Parking Information: Fans who choose to drive to the complex should plan on arriving earlier than usual. Parking will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Fans with parking passes or receipts from Monday (October 27) will be permitted to gain re-entry into any of the sports complex lots. They will not be required to park in the same lot. Those without passes or receipts from Monday, October 27, will be required to pay for parking. Fans who do not have tickets for tonight’s events should not park at the sports complex.

Gate Openings: All Citizens Bank Park gates will open at 5:30 p.m.

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