Augusta, GA - Tonight's game between the Augusta GreenJackets and Rome Braves has been postponed due to rain. A doubleheader will be played Saturday, September 3rd, with gates opening at 4:30pm. Game 1 of the doubleheader will begin at 5:05pm. The second game will begin 30 minutes after the conclusion of the first game. Tickets for Friday's game may be exchanged for Saturday, Sunday or Monday. All weekend long is Fan Appreciation Weekend as the GreenJackets play for their first postseason appearance since 2013, come and Orange Out the Lake!
Here is the updated Fan Appreciation Weekend rundown:
Saturday, September 3rd: Doubleheader
7:30am Shotgun start for the Annual Augusta University Run for the GreenJackets 5k - benefitting the Augusta University Cross Country & Track & Field Program - registration available onsite tomorrow morning or via: https://raceroster.com/events/2016/8904/augusta-university-run-for-the-greenjackets-5k
Fun Starts: 4:30 First Game Starts: 5:05pm
Promotions: First 1,000 fans receive a collector's Augusta University Health Water Bottle. It's American Family Insurance's Saturday Family Night with face painting on concourse. Mystery Ball Night with all proceeds benefiting the Children's Hospital of Georgia. Mystery Drink wheel on concourse, spin for specials. Fan Appreciation Weekend Prize Giveaways & Hive Pro Shop specials all game long, Kids run the bases.
Sunday, September 4th: Single Game
Fun Starts: 4:00pm First Pitch: 5:05pm
Kids Eat Free! Bark in the Park, fans are encouraged to bring man's best friend to the ballpark. Pre-game Catch on the Field (4:00-4:30), Fan Appreciation Weekend Prize Giveaways & Hive Pro Shop specials all game long, Kids run the bases.
Monday, September 5th: Single Game
Fun Starts: 5:30pm First Pitch: 7:05pm
Pre-game concert by Brent Lundy and Happy Hour (5:30-7)! Labor Day Fireworks Celebration. Anticipated two millionth fan through the gates celebration. Fan Appreciation Weekend Prize Giveaways & Hive Pro Shop specials all game long, Kids run the bases.
For more information, including pricing and benefits on all ticket plans, visit www.GreenJacketsBaseball.com or contact the GreenJackets Front Office at (706) 922-WINS (9467). To stay up to date with all things 'Jackets sign up for the Buzz e-newsletter by visiting www.GreenJacketsBaseball.com/thebuzz.