Professional baseball is coming to Norfolk.
The Lincoln Saltdogs and Sioux City Explorers will square off in an exhibition game at Norfolk’s Veterans Memorial Park on Saturday, May 12 at 6:30. Both the Lincoln and Sioux City clubs are members of the American Association of Independent Professional Baseball. The teams open their 100-game league schedules against each other less than a week following their preseason contest in Norfolk. The $10 ticket gets you two games for the price of one. A person receives a ticket for the May 12th exhibition game in Norfolk and a voucher to purchase a ticket for any Saltdogs home game in Lincoln during the 2018 season. The game is being sponsored by Newstalk WJAG, the Norfolk Area Sports Council, the City of Norfolk, Norfolk Youth Baseball, and Big Bang Boom. Tickets may be purchased at the Newstalk WJAG Studio, Burger King, Culver’s, Lou’s Thrifty Way, & Renegade.