The Atlanta Braves of the National League are set to kick off their 2014 season at home on April 8, 2014 versus the New York Mets. The team is coming off their 2013 campaign as reigning National League East Division Champions, and they are looking forward for big things in 2014 as they face challenges from divisional foes Washington Nationals, New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies.
If you are looking to catch one of the Braves’ 81 exciting home games in Atlanta, you should make your plans now to book a hotel near Turner Field. For access to both Turner field and the greater Atlanta metropolitan area, book with the Ellis Hotel and make your game day experience exciting and memorable.
The 2014 Atlanta Braves Schedule
The Braves schedule begins immediately with a back-to-back 3 game home series each against rivals Mets and Nationals, April 8 -13. These early match-ups will help set the tone for the club’s division crown defense and should give fans a first look at Met’s right hander Bartolo Colon, who went 18-6 last season with a 2.65 era and 117 strikeouts.
Key matches for the team this season include a home series against the defending National League Champion St. Louis Cardinals, May 5-7; a 2-game visit from the World Series Champion Boston Red Sox, May 26-27; and the National League West Champion Los Angeles Dodgers for a four-game set, August 11-14. League MVP Andrew McCutcheon and his Pittsburgh Pirate teammates make a visit to Turner Field in late September (22-25) to round out the list of marquee matchups the team will face this season.
Finding an Atlanta Braves Hotel for your Game Day Experience
The expectations for this year’s Atlanta Braves team are high. In order to cheer on the team and help them rise to the challenge for the season, you should start planning your Atlanta Braves hotel accommodations today. There are many levels of accommodations available at the Ellis Hotel, and as a hotel near Turner Field, it can provide you with the ease of access not only to the stadium but also to the many venues and activities Atlanta has to offer, like Centennial Park, Georgia Aquarium, and the World of Coca Cola.
Be a part of the Braves 2014 season and save on the cost of travel by booking appropriate game day accommodations at a hotel near Turner Field. For more booking information, contact the Ellis Hotel today.