Baltimore Orioles announce next game closed to public

product@thr.com (THR Staff)
Orioles-White Sox Game Closed to Public
Orioles-White Sox Game Closed to Public


In light of the city's rioting, the Baltimore Orioles have announced that Wednesday's game against the White Sox will be closed to the public.

"After consultation with Major League Baseball and city and local officials," the Orioles statement reads, "tomorrow's game between the Orioles and the Chicago White Sox will begin at 2:05 ET and will be closed to the public."

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences.
Update your settings here to see it.

The three-game series between the Orioles and the Tampa Bay Rays, scheduled for May 1-3, will take place at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. with Orioles serving as home team.

As can be seen in the above photo, protesters have congregated all over the city, including at Oriole Park.

According to the statement, fans with tickets to any of the above referenced games may exchange their tickets for any remaining home game this season on a "dollar for dollar" basis.

Read the full statement below:

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences.
Update your settings here to see it.


More From The Hollywood Reporter:
NBC News Chairman Andy Lack Not Convinced Brian Williams Can Return
Hollywood Studios Win Landmark Court Victory Blocking Popcorn Time Sites
Tonys: Nominations Snub Harvey Weinstein's 'Finding Neverland' (Analysis)


The Latest from our Partners