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Sea Dogs Welcome Back Dinner is April 1

The annual Portland Sea Dogs Welcome Back Dinner to benefit the Opportunity Alliance is set for Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the Portland Expo.

Tickets are now on sale. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for children (up to age 14). Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the Opportunity Alliance at 207-874-1175.

Former Red Sox outfielder Trot Nixon will be at Hadlock Field on April 28 when the Sea Dogs take on Reading at 6 p.m. Nixon's appearance is part of the Sea Dogs' celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Red Sox 2004 World Championship.

Nixon will throw out the ceremonial first pitch and will be available to sign free autographs on photos provided by the Sea Dogs from 6-7 p.m.

Tickets for the game and all Sea Dogs home games may be purchased by calling (207) 879-9500 or online at the team's website.

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