7/29/2011 - 45th Annual Bridgeton Invitational Tournament
45th Annual Bridgeton Invitational Tournament
The 45th Annual Bridgeton Invitational Tournament will be held beginning Friday, July 29th, with Championship Night (weather permitting ) Monday, August 15th, in Bridgeton on Alden Field. Fifteen semi-pro baseball teams play a scrambled schedule with a tournament champion crowned at the conclusion with a Most Valuable Pitcher and Most Valuable Player named.
Five local teams, five South Jersey teams and five teams from New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware will create tournament competition that baseball fans will enjoy night after night. Doubleheaders are planned for all 18 nights of the tournament (weather permitting). There will be special guests and activities for everyone, including past and present Phillies.
Games start at 6:30 and 8:15 p.m. weeknights, 5 and 7:15 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, with one exception on Saturday, Aug. 6 — first game starts at 4 p.m. followed by a home run derby.
Ticket prices are:
- Full schedule (18 nights) $35, or $25 for admission in advance.
- $5 Nightly Admission for an adult.
- $3 Nightly Admission for senior citizens and students.
For advance ticket information, call the Bridgeton Recreation Office at (856) 453-1675 or Century Savings Bank at (856) 451-3300, ext. 104 or ext. 107.