The Alexandria Aces, entering their 10th Season in the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League, are excited to open the 2017 campaign on the road on Tuesday, June 6th against the D.C. Grays at 7 PM. The Aces, as in 2016, will play 40 games, 20 at home and 20 on the road. With the return of the two division format, the Aces will again play an unbalanced schedule. The Aces will open their season at home (Frank Mann Field) on Friday, June 9th at 7pm vs. the Baltimore Redbirds.
The schedule this season has 3 doubleheaders built into it. The Aces will host one of these doubleheaders agaisnt the Riverdogs on Wednesday June 14th. This doubleheader will be a 9 inning game followed by a 7 inning game.
In June, the Aces have 11 home dates scheduled – 1 date being a doubleheader. In July, the Aces have 8 home dates scheduled. The Aces regular season will end at home on Wednesday July 19th.