The credential application process for the 2019 Big Ten Baseball Tournament, held at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb., from May 22-26, and has begun Media can apply for credentials through the credential application form. Please fill out the form and return it to Megan by Wednesday, May 15. All credentials will be distributed on site. No credentials will be mailed. Feel allowed to reach out with any questions or anxieties. Thank you for your reporting of Big Ten baseball.
CREDENTIAL PICK UP
Media members should pick up their credential at the box office on the first base line side before going to the parking lot. Media can temporarily park next to the box office, pick up their pass, and then drive around TD Ameritrade Park to Lot C. Their credential will serve as their parking pass.
Tuesday, May 21 – Main Ticket Office starting at 9 a.m.
On game days, credential pickup will open 90 minutes before the start of the first game each day. The box office will close midway through the final game each day.
Pre-Tournament Press Conference:
The pre-tournament press conferences featuring the eight participating head coaches will be held Tuesday, May 21st, at 10:45 am CT in the Press Interview Room.
Print media will be located in the TD Ameritrade Park Omaha Press Box, located on Press Level. Media seating is not assigned.
Postgame Press Conference:
Post game press conferences will be held following the conclusion of each game. Head coaches and select players will be available in press conferences following their cooling -off periods. Any additional requests must be made through school communication directors. The order of appearance for post game press conferences will be the winning team first, followed by the losing team. However, this format will change for the final game of the tournament with the losing team going first, then followed by the winning team. If a team is scheduled to play in a game immediately following a game in which it has just played, it will not appear in the first game’s press conference.
Local Television Outlets:
Broadcast rights for all games of the Big Ten Baseball Tournament belong to BTN. Other television outlets are permitted to film game action, so long as there is no interference with BTN’s live broadcast. A maximum of two minutes (2:00) of game video footage may be utilized during the seven days following the results of the game solely within regularly scheduled bona fide news programming dispersed via television, and may not be distributed via the internet, wireless or other forms of media. Local Television outlets can shoot game action from the first and third base wells located on the end of each dugout.
Radio will be seated in the main press box directly behind home plate on press level. Four radio broadcast booths are available. ISDN and Ethernet lines will be provided.
Photographers are permitted to shoot from designated photo areas adjacent to the dugouts. These locations are accessible from the field level tunnel and/or field. Photographers are NOT permitted to photograph from the field or from the top of the dugouts.
Tickets for the tournament can be purchased at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha starting one and a half hours prior to the start of the first game each day. Tickets for all-session tickets are on sale now, while single-game tickets and group tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. CT on May 15. Please call the MECA Box Office (800-745-3000) or visit Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com.
All Tournament Club: $60
Single Day Club: $15
All Tournament Reserved: $55
Single Day Reserved: $12.50
All Tournament Student/Youth: $30
Single Day Student/Youth: $7 read more