While a completely peanut-free environment is difficult to provide in an open baseball stadium where peanuts are sold and consumed by many of the fans, Major League Baseball (MLB) teams are reaching out to the baseball fans with peanut allergies by providing peanut controlled seating for selected games.
Here is a comprehensive list of all the peanut allergy-friendly MLB teams that are hosting peanut-allergy friendly games in the 2017 season.
Note that teams announce dates for peanut allergy-friendly games at different times. This post will be updated as announcements are made.
Current update: March 16, 2017
American League East
A Peanut Allergy Suite is available for select games. The Oriole Park Peanut Allergy Suite is available on May 19 vs. Toronto; May 29 vs. New York Yankees; June 6 vs. Pittsburgh; June 30 vs. Tampa Bay; July 31 vs. Kansas City; August 18 vs. Los Angeles Angels; and August 28 vs. Seattle. Tickets for this suite are available via phone order only at 888-848-BIRD.
Boston Red Sox – TBD
In the 2016 season, the Boston Red Sox had 5 Peanut Allergy Friendly games. 2017 dates have not been announced or confirmed.
New York Yankees – TBD
In the 2016 season, the New York Yankees had 1 Peanut Allergy Friendly game where they reserved a suite for people with peanut allergies. 2017 dates have not been announced or confirmed. Email Cristina Campana at [email protected] for more details.
Toronto Blue Jays
American League Central
Chicago White Sox – TBD
In the 2016 season the Chicago White Sox had 2 Peanut Free Baseball Games. 2017 dates have not been announced or confirmed.
Detroit Tigers – TBD
In the 2016 season the Detroit Tigers had 2 Peanut Free Baseball Games. 2017 dates have not been announced or confirmed.
The Royals are pleased to offer Peanut Friendly Games at The K. A private suite will be made available for eight select games at Kauffman Stadium for the 2017 Regular Season.
American League West
Seattle Mariners – TBD
In 2016, the Seattle Mariners had five special peanut controlled area nights at Safeco Field, where peanuts were restricted in a reserved area. 2017 dates have not been announced or confirmed.
National League East
Atlanta Braves – TBD
In the 2016 season the Atlanta Braves had one Peanut Free Day where two sections had limited exposure to peanut fragments. 2017 dates have not been announced or confirmed. If you have any questions please contact Justin Johnson at 404-614-1444 or email [email protected]
Seventh Annual Peanut Controlled Suite Day on Saturday, April 8 vs. Florida Marlins. No peanuts will be allowed in Porsche Suite 201 throughout the game.
The Phillies are pleased to offer Peanut Reduced Suites for 7 select games at Citizens Bank Park during the 2017 season. A limited number of tickets will be available in All-Star Suite 10 and MVP Suite 11, located on Suite Level of Citizens Bank Park.
Washington Nationals – TBD
In 2016, the Washington Nationals hosted one Peanut Free Day with seats available in peanut controlled suite. 2017 dates have not been announced or confirmed. Send questions to [email protected]
National League Central
Cincinnati has 4 Peanut Sensitive Days in 2017. Seating will be in the Cincinnati Bell Technology Pavilion in center field. This is a private indoor seating area away from concession stands or regular ballpark seating.
Club Outfield Box Sections 306 and 307 are reserved as Peanut Controlled areas for 6 games in the 2017 season.
Pittsburg Pirates – TBD
In the 2016 season the Pittsburg Pirates hosted a Food Allergy Awareness night. 2017 date has not been posted or confirmed yet.
On Sunday, June 11th, fans with peanut allergies can enjoy a Peanut Controlled Day, featuring tickets in a peanut-free section. This area will be thoroughly cleaned before the game and the sale and consumption of peanuts will not be allowed.
National League West
Colorado Rockies – TBD
In the 2016 season, the Colorado Rockies had one peanut-controlled game night in the Mezzanine Party Suites at Coors Field. 2017 date has not been posted yet. For questions, call 303-ROCKIES.
LA Dodgers – TBD
In the 2016 season the LA Dodgers had 1 Peanut Allergy Friendly Game at Dodger Stadium. 2017 dates have not been announced or confirmed. For information, call 323-224-1304.
The San Diego Padres create a peanut-controlled seating area for select games for the 2017 season, with a portion of ticket sales for these games donated to FARE: Food Allergy Research & Education.
San Francisco Giants – TBD
In the 2016 season, the San Francisco Giants had 3 peanut allergy friendly games, with a peanut controlled section. 2017 dates have not been posted or confirmed yet. For additional information, please email [email protected]