Maroon baseball set to play IIT at Guaranteed Rate Field on Saturday

PHOTO CREDIT: AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast
PHOTO CREDIT: AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast

CHICAGO – The University of Chicago baseball team will get a taste of Major League Baseball atmosphere on Saturday when the Maroons take on Illinois Institute of Technology at Guaranteed Rate Field – the home park for the Chicago White Sox.

The game will start at 1:00 PM, with gates to the stadium opening up at Noon. Admission is free, with open seating at the stadium's 100 level. Free parking will be available in Lot B. Stadium address is 333 West 35th Street, Chicago, IL 60616.

The Maroons and IIT last played at the White Sox home park – formerly U.S. Cellular Field – on May 8, 2011. UChicago won that game 7-3.