LAS VEGAS (CLASS) – The best of Mexican baseball comes to Las Vegas in September. Las Vegas Ballpark is hosting 2021 Mexican Baseball Fiesta Thursday and Friday 16.-17. September 2021. The popular event debuted in Las Vegas at Cashman Field in 2017 and was held at Las Vegas Ballpark in 2019. A “spring training” for teams in the Mexican Winter Leagues, this fun, colorful and exciting event with two of the top teams in the Mexican League. del Pacifico – Los Naranjeros de Hermosillo and Águilas de Mexicali.
“The Mexican Pacific League is even more popular in Mexico than Major League Baseball is in the United States,” said Don Logan, president and COO of the Las Vegas Aviators. “The fans’ energy, music, food and fun make this a unique experience for all baseball fans.”
Águilas de Mexicali boasts former players including Fernando Valenzuela, John Kruk, Mike Piazza and Jeff Samardzija. Los Naranjeros de Hermosillo have won the league 16 times with notable alumni including Curt Schilling, Larry Walker and Vinny Castilla.
The Pacific League of Mexico was founded in 1945 and plays from October to February. The league champion, also referred to as the Winter League of Mexico, plays in the Caribbean World Series.
Tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster. Individual game tickets are priced at $ 11 (general admission / berm); $ 17 (outfield box); $ 22 (recessed box); $ 30 (home box) and $ 40 (club level).