Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads have announced the game times for their 2014 schedule, with the team keeping the same starting times as the 2013 season.
The 'Dads will once again employ special spring game times, with Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday contests all beginning at 6:00 pm EST for the months of April and May. Starting in June, the games will change to 7:00 pm for the summer months.
Thursday and Friday contests will begin at 7:00 pm all season, while Sunday games are scheduled for 5:00 pm first pitches throughout the year.
The Crawdads will also have five weekday day games again in 2014, serving as Education Day, Senior Day, Business Person Lunch Special, and Summer Camp Day Games:
• Wed., April 16 - 11 a.m.
• Tues., May 13 - 11 a.m.
• Wed., June 4 - 11 a.m.
• Wed., June 25 - 12 p.m.
- Wed., July 16 - 12 p.m.
The 55th Annual South Atlantic League All-Star Game will be hosted at Crawdads Stadium this year as well, with the June 17th contest scheduled for 7:00 pm.
The Crawdads kick off the home portion of their schedule on Thursday, April 10th against the in-state rival Asheville Tourists. The 'Dads 22nd season will begin with Opening Day on the road on Thursday, April 3rd in Greensboro. The 2014 schedule showcases Crawdads home games over both Memorial Day and the 4th of July, and will include 9 Fireworks Fridays.
The entire 2014 schedule is available on the Crawdads website.