Tickets On Sale for Latin Baseball Event at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Disney

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Baseball_Logo2-1074x500Roberto Clemente League squads Cangrejeros de Santurce and the Indios de Mayaguez play three-game regular-season series at Disney Nov. 20-22; Single-game tickets start at $17.50 and 2-game packages in preferred seating begin at $45; Tickets available through Ticketmaster locations

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Oct. 1, 2015) – Tickets are on sale for the Latin Baseball Festival featuring Puerto Rican Baseball regular-season games at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.

A variety of ticket options are available for the three-game regular-season series between Roberto Clemente League squads Cangrejeros de Santurce and the Indios de Mayaguez on Nov. 20-22, 2015 at Champion Stadium. Single-game tickets range from $17.50 for lawn seats to $30 for lower level seating. Two-game packages (Saturday and Sunday) are $45 (upper level) and $55 (lower level).

Group tickets are also available ($24-$27) as well as suites ($250-$2,000).

Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster locations and online at www.Ticketmaster.com.

Cangrejeros de Santurce, the designated home team in this series, is one of the marquee teams in Caribbean Baseball and the reigning champions of the Roberto Clemente League. The Indios de Mayaguez are the Clemente League’s sub-champion this past season. Among the marquee Major League Baseball players who played in the Puerto Rican Baseball League are Roberto Alomar, Bobby Bonilla, Ivan Rodriguez, Edgar Martinez, Juan Gonzalez, Bernie Williams, Ruben Sierra and Clemente.

The Latin Baseball Festival, which is a salute to Puerto Rico and follows National Hispanic Heritage Month, marks the first time Clemente League teams will play official regular-season games within the continental U.S. The league last played outside of Puerto Rico in the Inter-League Series in 2009 and played with the Dominican Republic Professional Baseball League.

The Latin Baseball Festival builds on the rich history of professional baseball at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. The complex is the long-time home of Atlanta Braves spring training and was a host site during the inaugural World Baseball Classic in 2006. In addition, the complex hosts a variety of youth and adult baseball events, including national elite-level youth tournaments, international amateur events as well as adult tournaments. Among the key youth baseball events is the Disney International Salute to Baseball, Disney College & High School Spring Training, Disney New Year’s Baseball Classic, Disney Turn Back the Clock Weekend and Disney Sun & Surf Baseball Bash.