The Bradenton Marauders will open their sixth season of play in the Florida State League on April 9 at Traditions Field in Port St. Lucie against the St. Lucie Mets and return to McKechnie Field for the home opener on April 11 against the Mets, according to the 2015 schedule released Friday.
The 140-game schedule features 6:30 p.m. home games Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. home games on Wednesday and Sunday for the Marauders, who set a team record with 78 wins last season. The Wednesday, July 27, home game will start at 6:30 p.m., and Sunday home games will be at 5 p.m. in August. Three Wednesday morning games — May 27 (Education Day), July 8 (Camp Day) and July 29 (Camp Day) — will be held at 10:30 a.m.
Season tickets are on sale. For $300, fans receive a ticket to all 70 home games and the right to exchange unused tickets for the best available seating at the game of their choice.