Spring has sprung! The weather is warming, flowers are blooming, birdsong is in the air and … wait. What’s that? Did you just hear the crack of a ball against a bat? That’s right! Spring also means baseball season and a chance to enjoy Lansing Lugnuts home games at Jackson Field, less than a half hour’s drive from The English Inn Restaurant & Pub!
April is just around the corner and excitement is building for the Lugnuts 28th season. Whether you’re a rabid Lugnuts fan or just want to catch a game, 2023 promises lots of MiLB fun and excitement.
The Lansing Lugnuts are a Minor League Baseball team of the High-A Central and the Oakland Athletics’ Class A Midwest League affiliate. The team has won two Midwest League championships and hosted four Midwest League All-Star Games. 156 Lugnuts have gone on to the major leagues over the years, with more than 20 former Lugnuts currently active in the Majors. Consequently, Lugnuts games are very popular, drawing some 300,000 fans a season. In fact, the club holds the MiLB attendance record for an inaugural season!
Lugnuts home games, played at Lansing’s Jackson Field, are a great time and feature lots of fun promotions. Things like Tacos & Tallboys nights, fireworks, giveaways, entertainers, pet nights, and more!
Best of all, Jackson Field is just a half hour from the door of our Lansing area bed and breakfast, The English Inn. Spend a fun day in the city rooting on your baseball team, then it’s an easy drive come back to the peace and comfort of your room at the historic English Inn. Perfect!
Lansing Lugnuts Schedule – 2023 Home Games
The 2023 season sees the Lugnuts in 132 games, from April through September, including the Crosstown Showdown against the Michigan State University Spartans on April 4th. 67 of these games are home games at Jackson Field in Lansing.
Opening Day is scheduled for Friday, April 7th, at Dow Diamond Field in Midland against the Great Lakes Loons. The Lugnuts’ season closes Sunday, September 10th, at Classic Field in Eastlake, versus the Lake County Captains.
2-7 vs Dayton Dragons
16-21 vs Lake County Captains
May 30-4 vs Cedar Rapids Kernels
13-18 vs Peoria Chiefs
4-9 vs Lake County Captains
18-23 vs Great Lakes Loons
8-13 vs Fort Wayne TinCaps
15-20 vs Great Lakes Loons
Aug 29-3 vs West Michigan Whitecaps