STARKVILLE, Miss. – Celebrating the best season by any team in school history, the Mississippi State athletic department invites fans to Dudy Noble Field Thursday, June 27, at 7 p.m., to celebrate the 2013 national finalists Mississippi State Bulldog baseball team. Gates open at 5 p.m. and admission is free.
Event parking and all seating will be free and be made available on a first-come, first-served basis. Suite holders will have access to parking spots in Lot A as well as access to their suites. A limited selection of baseball merchandise will also be available for purchase inside the stadium.
Prior to the celebration, the video board in right field will air messages from current Diamond Dogs in Major League Baseball, as well as highlights from the 2013 season, including the NCAA Starkville Regional, the NCAA Charlottesville Super Regional and the NCAA College World Series.
Starting at 7 p.m., emcee and voice of the Diamond Dogs Jim Ellis will host a program which will include introductions of players and coaches, remarks from university officials, Head Coach John Cohen and selected players.
For those unable to attend, the event will be video streamed live through HailStateTV at no charge. (MSU's mobile apps will still require a valid HSTV login to access the video, but a special HSTV 1-day free login pass is available for this event for users who do not have an existing HSTV login; premium app purchase is still required).
For questions regarding the event, please Tweet @MStateBB and a member of the athletic department will respond to your Tweet.
2013 Celebration Quick Facts
Who: Mississippi State Baseball Team and Fans
What: 2013 Welcome Home Celebration
When: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 7 p.m.
Where: Dudy Noble Field on campus of Mississippi State University
Admission: Free (General Admission)
Parking: Free (First Come, First Served)
Coverage: HailStateTV (free live video)