Clinton, IA (April 18, 2018) - The Clinton LumberKings and Burlington Bees will not be playing a doubleheader on Thursday, April 19 as last scheduled, instead the teams will play a single game at 6:30 PM with gates opening at 5:00 PM. Wednesday's postponed game will now be made up as part of a doubleheader on Tuesday, May 22 when the Bees next return to Clinton.
All fans with a ticket to Wednesday's game may exchange their ticket stubs for a ticket to any one of the LumberKings regular season home games during the 2018 season.
The doubleheader on May 22 will be a pair of seven inning contests with the first pitch in game one to come at 5:00 PM and the second game to begin approximately 30 minutes following the final out of game one. A ticket to game one on May 22 is good for game two.
The LumberKings will conclude their series with the Burlington Bees on Thursday night and will give the ball to right-hander Ryne Inman (1-0, 1.59) while the Bees will tap righty Isaac Mattson (2-0, 0.00). First pitch on Thursday is slated for 6:30 PM. Fans looking to listen to the call can hear Erik Oas at 6:15 PM with the pregame show on 100.3 FM WCCI.
About the LumberKings
The LumberKings, the only remaining Charter Member of the Midwest League, are in their 63rd season in the league and their 10th as an affiliate of the Seattle Mariners. Since the club's inception in 1937, 278 former Clinton players have made it to the Major Leagues. The LumberKings play at historic Ashford University Field located off 6th Avenue North at 537 Ballpark Drive. Advertising and tickets for the 2018 season are available by calling (563) 242-0727 or by visiting lumberkings.com