BUIES CREEK, N.C. - Tonight's game between the Carolina Mudcats and Buies Creek Astros at Jim Perry Stadium in Buies Creek has been postponed due to rain. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader tomorrow afternoon beginning at 2:00 p.m.
Monday's postponed game was scheduled as the first game of an eight game, seven day road trip for the Mudcats. The trip, featuring three games versus Buies Creek and five games in Myrtle Beach, will still include eight games, with a doubleheader in Buies Creek on Tuesday and another twin-bill scheduled for Saturday, June 16 in Myrtle Beach.
Game one of Tuesday's doubleheader will feature a pitching match-up of two Carolina League All-Stars as Carolina's RHP Marcos Diplan (2-2, 3.20) will start opposite LHP Brett Adcock (3-2, 2.59) of the Astros.
The Carolina Mudcats are the proud Carolina League, Class-A Advanced affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers. First established in 1991, the two-time Southern League Champion Mudcats are entering their 28th consecutive season of baseball at Five County Stadium in Zebulon, N.C. The 2018 season marks the first for the Mudcats under the ownership of the Milwaukee Brewers organization. This season will also feature the Mudcats as the host of the 2018 Carolina League All-Star Classic presented by US Foods®, scheduled for Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Five County Stadium.
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