FREDERICK, MD - Tonight's series opening game between the Carolina Mudcats and Frederick Keys at Nymeo Field at Harry Grove Stadium in Frederick, MD has been postponed due to rain. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Tuesday, with two seven-inning games beginning at 5:00 p.m. in Frederick.
The postponement comes at the beginning of a brief three game road trip through Frederick for the Mudcats. Tuesday's newly scheduled 5:00 p.m. doubleheader at Nymeo Field at Harry Grove Stadium will feature RHP Matt Smith (1-5, 4.05) and RHP Noah Zavolas (3-2, 3.47) starting games one and two respectively for the Mudcats. The series finale is still scheduled for Wednesday with the first pitch at 7:00 p.m. at Nymeo Field at Harry Grove Stadium.
Following the three game road series in Frederick, the Mudcats will soon return home to Five County Stadium on Thursday night for game one of a four game home stand versus the Winston-Salem Dash.
The new, and final first half, home stand will feature fun promotions including Thirsty Thursday with a newly added Micro Brews Night theme on Thursday, June 13 (7:00 p.m.). First Responders Night and House Autry Friday Night Fireworks on Friday, June 14 (7:00 p.m.). Brewers Appreciation Night with an appearance by Hall of Famer Rollie Fingers and a souvenir Jesus Aguilar bobblehead giveaway for the first 1,200 fans on Saturday, June 15 (5:00 p.m.). The final home stand of the first half schedule will then conclude with Wake Med $5 Five County Family Sunday on Sunday, June 16 (2:00 p.m.). The Mudcats will once again play in their Brewers Appreciation jerseys during Sunday's game. Sunday's game will additionally be preceded by a pre-game catch on the field for Father's Day.
Brewers Appreciation Night is presented by Walmart and will feature the Mudcats playing in Brewers themed jerseys. Those game worn and autographed jerseys will be auctioned off online at auctions.carolinamudcats.com with the proceeds benefiting the Children's Miracle Network.
Individual game tickets, season ticket plans, group ticket packages and the latest mini plans are all available now by visiting the Five County Stadium front office, by calling (919) 269-CATS (2287) and by visiting carolinamudcats.com/tickets.
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 29th consecutive season of baseball at Five County Stadium in Zebulon, N.C. The Mudcats are owned and operated by the Milwaukee Brewers.
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