Opening Day Snowed Out

LumberKings 2018 season to wait one more day

2018's season opener was postponed due to snow.

By Erik Oas / Clinton LumberKings | April 5, 2018 6:21 PM

Geneva, IL (April 5, 2018) - The Clinton LumberKings 2018 season opener with the Kane County Cougars was snowed out Thursday night at Northwestern Medicine Field. The team will meet tomorrow for a doubleheader.

Game one of the doubleheader will be slated for a 4 PM start time with the second game to follow approximately 30 minutes following the final out of game one. Both games will be seven inning contests and will conclude the first road trip of the year for the LumberKings.


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

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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