COLUMBUS, Ohio – After six weeks on the road to open the season, the Ohio State baseball team will kick off its 21-game home slate on Tuesday, April 29 against Xavier. The Buckeyes are anxious to be back in Columbus and have many exciting promotions lined up for fans for the 2011 season.

Fans can enjoy buy one, get one free box seats to every Tuesday and Wednesday home game. The season also will feature a pair of Buck-a-Burger nights on April 13 and May 10 along with Friday night fireworks April 15 and May 13. The annual Columbus Zoo at OSU day will be held Sunday, May 1 against Michigan and fans will be able to search the field post game for a “diamond” which can be redeemed for a gift certificate worth $500 in jewelry for the Diamond in the Rough promotion on May 15 vs. Iowa.

After taking on the Musketeers in the home opener, the Buckeyes will face Northwestern April 1-3 in the first Big Ten Conference home series.  For more information on upcoming games and promotions, click on the link above to view the full 2011 Ohio State baseball promotional calendar.