Comstock Park, MI – The West Michigan Whitecaps have announced their schedule for the 2019 season. The team hopes to build on its semifinal playoff appearance in 2018 when it starts its 26th season on the road at South Bend on Thursday, April 4.
The Whitecaps’ home opener is on Saturday, April 6 against the South Bend Cubs at 4 p.m., followed by a 2 p.m. contest on Sunday, April 7. The home season includes 70 home games of a 140-game schedule that will run through September 2.
“The Tigers have always given us great talent and we’re eager to see the next crop of future Major League players come though West Michigan,” said Whitecaps Promotions Manager Matt Hoffman. “Off of the field, we’re excited to build off a successful 2018 season that brought new and exciting promotions to Fifth Third Ballpark. We’re always looking to keep the experience fresh and several new promotions are being planned. The fans can expect to see some big things in 2019!”