GREENEVILLE, TENN.- Monday's scheduled game between the Burlington Royals and Greeneville Astros was postponed due to inclement weather at Pioneer Park.
The clubs will play a doubleheader on Tuesday, August 8, with first pitch in game one coming at 5:00 p.m., and game two to follow. RHP Nathan Webb (3-3, 4.35) starts for Burlington in game one against Greeneville RHP Leovanny Rodriguez (3-0, 1.80). Royals RHP Connor Mayes (3-0, 3.20) starts in the nightcap. The doubleheader can be heard at www.greenevilleastros.com.
Burlington will return home on Wednesday, August 9 to face the Pulaski Yankees at 7:00 p.m. It will be Reader Appreciation Night! Children who complete the Alamance County Public Libraries and B-Royals' Reading Program will be celebrated with an on-field parade before the game. The game is the start of a season-long seven-game homestand. The homestand will feature a Thirsty Thursday, a Fireworks Saturday, and a Dollar Monday! For tickets, call (336) 222-0223 or visit www.burlingtonroyals.com.
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