NORWICH, CT- The Connecticut Tigers announce tonight's game, Friday, July 4th, has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Sunday, July 6th beginning at 3:30 p.m. The Tigers will feature fireworks displays after the games on both Saturday, July 5th and now also Sunday, July 6th.
Any fan holding a ticket for the Friday, July 4th game may exchange it at the Dodd Stadium box office for a ticket of equal or lesser value to any remaining 2014 regular season Connecticut Tigers game.
The Fourth of July Weekend presented by Navy Federal Credit Union will kick off on Saturday, July 5th with a bobblehead giveaway of CT native and current Detroit Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis for the first 1,000 fans courtesy of Navy Federal Credit Union. Gates will open at 6 p.m. Fireworks will follow the game presented by US Foods.
On Sunday, July 6th gates will open at 2:30 p.m. for a very special Sunday Funday. The first 500 fans through the gates will receive a free slice of apple pie. The first game of the doubleheader will begin at 3:30 p.m. Each game will be a seven inning contest with a 30 minute break between. Following the second game of the doubleheader will be Kids Run The Bases presented by Ben & Jerry's and Have a Catch presented by Falvey's and ROXY 100.9 FM. Fireworks presented by US Foods will follow the Sunday Funday festivities to cap off the Fourth of July Weekend.
The Connecticut Tigers are the New York-Penn League affiliate of the Detroit Tigers and play a 76 game schedule that runs from mid June through early September. 2014 season tickets, mini plans, individual game tickets, and team merchandise are now on sale! The front office and ticket office is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and can be accessed in person, at cttigers.com, or by calling 860-887-7962.