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Early registration now open for SABR 52 convention in Minneapolis

SABR 52 convention logo

FEBRUARY 13, 2024 — Join us in Minneapolis this summer for SABR’s 52nd annual convention on August 7-11, 2024, at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis! Conference and hotel registration for SABR 52 is now available below. Click here for complete details on SABR 52 Early-Bird Registration and optional sessions.

The annual SABR convention, which is open to all baseball fans, includes top featured speakers from around the baseball world — front office executives, players, managers, scouts, journalists, historians, and analysts — innovative panel discussions, groundbreaking research presentations, ballgames, the SABR Trivia Contest, and most of all, the opportunity to make and renew baseball friendships over the course of this exciting and memorable event.

Register now for SABR 52

SABR 52 will be distinct from its predecessors, as it will feature a Hall of Fame speaker lineup we know you’ll love — including Rod CarewTony OlivaBert Blyleven, and Jim Kaat — and will be the most accessible and social experience we’ve ever organized as we emphasize SABR’s ability to unite all of us in baseball fellowship.

The upgraded Welcome Reception, presented by, on Wednesday, August 7 will feature SABR award presentations. The Closing Ceremony on Saturday, August 10 will feature additional SABR award presentations along with a revamped Trivia Contest format, including a new “Immaculate Feud” element and expanded opportunities for participation. We’ll also have new social gatherings, including coffee talks on Thursday and Friday morning, as well as a pre-Twins game happy hour on Friday evening.

Our streamlined registration options below provide for a consistent and accessible experience for all attendees, and the lowest registration price since 2018. If you’ve never attended a SABR convention, this is the perfect year to join us and make new baseball friendships. If you’re a veteran attendee, we can’t wait for you to take part in this invigorated convention experience!

Click on a link below for more information about SABR 52.

  • Registration: Click here for complete information on SABR 52 Early-Bird Registration and optional sessions. Or click here to register for SABR 52! Registration includes access to all panel discussions, research presentations, and committee meetings at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, plus the Welcome Reception on Wednesday, Coffee Talks on Thursday/Friday, Happy Hour on Friday, and Closing Ceremony on Saturday. Please note: ALL registrations are a la carte in 2024. Attendees will need to select tickets for all optional events or merchandise they would like when they register.
    • SABR members: $265 before June 7; $295 regular rate
    • Non-members: $335 before June 7; $365 regular rate
  • Optional Events: SABR 52 attendees have the option of purchasing tickets for the following optional events. Please note: The Target Field ballpark tour and St. Paul Saints game are happening at the same time on Thursday evening. Attendees should only choose one of Thursday’s optional events if interested.
    • St. Paul Saints game (Thursday, August 8): Join us for a minor league game between the St. Paul Saints and Columbus Clippers (New York Yankees’ Triple-A affiliate) at CHS Field in St. Paul. Your SABR game ticket also includes roundtrip bus transportation from the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis hotel. Cost: $20 (includes bus).
    • Target Field ballpark tour (Thursday, August 8): Join us for a behind-the-scenes ballpark tour of Target Field. Immerse yourself in the rich history of Minnesota baseball and vibrant atmosphere of this award-winning ballpark with a private tour that allows guests to experience the ballpark while learning about the history of Target Field and the Minnesota Twins. Cost: $20.
    • Minnesota Twins game (Friday, August 9): Visit Target Field for the Minnesota Twins game against the Cleveland Guardians. SABR has reserved a block of tickets in the Diamond Box and Field Box levels in the left field corner (sections 124-127). Cost: $42.
  • Hotel: The special SABR group rate at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis of $219/night plus tax (single/double occupancy) is only available to registered convention attendees. Please note: The cut-off date to book your room at the SABR group rate is July 5, 2024. After you register for the SABR 52 convention, you will receive an e-mail confirmation with details on how to book your hotel room at the SABR group rate.
  • Research presentations: SABR invites all members to present their research findings to their colleagues attending SABR 52. The deadline to submit your abstract is March 10, 2024. Click here for complete details and application form.
  • Yoseloff Scholarship: Students, click here to learn more about a Yoseloff Scholarship to attend SABR 52 in Minneapolis. The deadline to apply is May 17, 2024.

Stay tuned for more featured speakers and the complete schedule to be announced in the coming months. Visit to learn more.

We hope to see you this summer in Minneapolis!

Originally published: February 13, 2024. Last Updated: February 12, 2024.