‘Standing room only’ tickets for Braves’ Turner Field finale on sale

The Braves are selling “standing room only” tickets for Sunday’s final game at Turner Field.

The tickets for the 3:10 p.m. game against the Detroit Tigers, priced at $20 apiece, went on sale at mid-morning Monday at www.Braves.com/tickets and the Turner Field ticket windows.

Buyers of the “limited number” of standing-room tickets won’t have a reserved seat but can stand in designated areas within the sold-out stadium, the Braves said.

Pre-game and post-game ceremonies are planned Sunday. Before the game, former Braves players will be on the field to celebrate Turner Field’s history and throw a ceremonial first pitch. After the game, the Braves plan a “ceremonial final pitch, the transfer of home plate to SunTrust Park, a parade of ‘Braves Country’ states and a presentation featuring Braves VIPs.”

The final homestand at 20-year-old Turner Field starts Tuesday night with the opener of a three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies, followed by a three-game weekend inter-league series against the Tigers. The Braves will open next season in their new Cobb County stadium, SunTrust Park.

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