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The 2018 season marks 26 years of baseball in Siouxland for the Sioux City Explorers. The X’s begin their 2018 season on the road visiting the Lincoln Saltdogs on Thursday, May 17th for opening night of the 2018 American Association season. The Explorers 2018 home opener is scheduled for Friday, May 25th versus the Cleburne Railroaders in a 7:05 PM contest at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park. Beginning Tuesday, April 17th, fans will get their first opportunity to purchase single game tickets for the 2018 home opener on Friday, May 25th and all home games on the Explorers 2018 schedule. In 2018, all Monday – Saturday home games will start at 7:05 PM and all Sunday home games will be a 6:05 PM start. Ticket prices for the 2018 season will once again remain very affordable for fans to enjoy Explorers baseball all summer long with Box seats being only $12.00 each, Reserved seats $10.00 each and General Admission tickets are just $6.00 each. Additionally, now is the time to reserve your group outing, as group discounts are available for all (50) home games for groups of 20 or more people.

Single game tickets may be purchased one of three ways: in person at the Stadium Box Office (3400 Line Drive, Sioux City, IA 51106), by telephone (712-277-9467), or on-line at  Sure to go fast, are seats for the X’s May 25th home opener against the Cleburne Railroaders. 

Firework shows are scheduled following the Explorers July 3rd and July 4th games at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park. There are plenty of giveaway items planned for the 2018 season; including X’s replica jerseys, baseball caps, team posters, t-shirts, mini bats, logo baseballs, baseball cards and magnet schedules.

The Explorers will once again provide the Siouxland community with an array of great money-saving season long promotions for everyday of the week in 2018. Mini and Military Mondays will return in 2018, where all fans 12 years of age and younger, current or retired military and first responders (police, fire, EMS) will receive a FREE reserved seat game ticket to Monday home games on the 2018 schedule!

Two-For-Tuesday returns, all box seat and reserved seat game tickets are BUY ONE GET ONE FREE! (not valid on Tuesday, July 3rd). Wednesdays are once again Wimmer’s $1 Dog Day! Fans will have the opportunity to BUY $1 HOTDOGS ALL GAME LONG at every Wednesday home game (not valid on Wednesday, July 4th). NEW IN 2018, its HALF PRICE WEDNESDAY to where reserve seat game tickets will be ONLY $5 (not valid on Wednesday, July 4th)! The ever so popular Thirsty Thursday is back, ANY size draft beer or Pepsi fountain drinks are BUY ONE GET ONE FREE!! 

Back for a second year for Friday’s in 2018 is TGIF: Red Solo Cup Night where fans can enjoy $2 domestic draft beer and $2 Pepsi fountain soda all game long. Also back by popular demand is “FREE SHIRT FRIDAYS” with t-shirts of your favorite X’s players to be given away throughout the game at every Friday home game. Souvenir Saturdays returns for a seventh consecutive season to where the first 500 fans through the gates will receive a FREE giveaway item as they enter the gates at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park for all Saturday home game on the 2018 schedule! Family Fun Day- Sunday rounds out the week with all family members having the opportunity to purchase a family value package that includes (1) reserved seat ticket, (1) hot dog, and (1) Pepsi soft drink for ONLY $12 per family member ($14 on the day of the game). Sunday home games will also feature $0.50 Blue Bunny Ice Cream sandwiches all game long!

Reserve your tickets now to catch all the excitement of Sioux City Explorers baseball in 2018 by stopping down to the stadium box office or by calling the X’s at 712-277-WINS (9467) or order tickets on-line at!