Jacobs signs, ticket presale
First baseman Mike Jacobs agreed to a one-year deal late last night, which avoided an arbitration hearing. Jacobs hit 32 home runs and drove in 93 runs with the Marlins last season. He was acquired on October 30 in exchange for Leo Nunez.
The Royals have announced a special ticket presale for Royals Report subscribers.
Fans who register for Royals Report by Friday, February 27 have a special opportunity to purchase tickets to every 2009 home game, excluding Opening Day. Royals Report subscribers can order tickets at royals.com on Thursday, March 5 starting at 9 a.m. Tickets go on sale to the general public Saturday, March 7 at 9 a.m. Newsletter subscribers will receive an email with further instructions on the March 5 presale opportunity. Sign up at: http://kansascity.royals.mlb.com/kc/fan_forum/newsletters.jsp?partnerId=panel_KC_presaleregistration021709
(1) Single-Game Ticket On-Sale Date – March 7: Opening Day tickets will be available through royals.com, by phone at 1-800-6ROYALS and at the Kauffman Stadium Ticket Office beginning Saturday, March 7 at 9 a.m.
(2) royals.com Opening Day Ticket Opportunity: To be eligible fans must register online at royals.com by Monday, Feb. 23 at 1 p.m. Those applicants whose names are selected in a random drawing will have the opportunity to purchase up to two (2) tickets to Opening Day at Kauffman Stadium. Register at: http://kansascity.royals.mlb.com/kc/ticketing/ticket_opp.jsp?partnerId=panel_KC_openingdaytixopp020209.
(3) Royals Season Tickets: Fans can guarantee themselves Opening Day tickets with any Full Season, Half Season or 21-game season ticket plan starting at just $168 per seat. All season ticket packages are available online at http://kansascity.royals.mlb.com/kc/ticketing/seasontix.jsp and by calling (816) 504-4040.
Don’t delay…get your tickets today!