Morehead City, N.C. – The Morehead City Marlins are headed to the Petitt Cup Finals for the second concesutive year and will face the Macon Bacon in a best of three series.
The Marlins hold the higher overall record and will travel to Macon for game one on Thursday night at 7:05. Game 2 will be at Big Rock Stadium on Saturday at 7:05 p.m. and Game 3, if necessary, would be in in Morehead City on Sunday night at the same time.
The Marlins advanced to the third and final round after defeating the Wilson Tobs 4-1 on Tuesday night, while the Bacon knocked off the Forest City Owls in the first ever game at Luther Williams Field.
In the franchise's ten-year existence the team now holds a 7-3 record in postseason play and have reached the Petitt Cup Finals for the second consecutive year. Saturday's contest will mark the third home playoff game this summer and the seventh in club history. Morehead City has never played the Bacon before.. All of the Championship games can be streamed online, here. As well as, Thursday night's game will be called by Marlin's broadcasters TJ Wengert and Matt McHugh and will be broadcasted live, here.
Fans can purchase tickets to the championship game online at mhcmarlins.com under the tickets tab or at the box office prior to game time at Big Rock Stadium. For any fans interested in staying in the area, underneath the ticket information below are three Marlin sponsored hotels, be sure to let them know you're coming into town for Morehead City Marlins baseball.
Tickets for Sunday's game will be set at the same rate as Saturday's, however the ticket link will not be online until it is determined that Game 3 would be necessary.
Military/Kids Tickets: $8
General Admission: $10
VIP Ticket: $15
All you can eat Ticket: $20
Private Box: $250. Includes six All You Can Eat tickets and reserved box. (Limited Availability)
Marlins Host Hotels In The Area:
Hampton Inn – Morehead City: (252) 240-2300. 4035 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557
Holiday Inn Express: (252) 247-5001. 5063 Executive Dr, Morehead City, NC 28557
Island Inn – Atlantic Beach: (252) 726-3780. 215 W Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
Directions to Big Rock Stadium can be found here.
Contact the Morehead City Front Office at 252-269-9767 if you have any questions or concerns.