FREDERICK, MD-The Frederick Keys have announced the dates for two doubleheaders that will take place before the end of the first half. These twinbills are make-up games for contests that were previously rained out in Lynchburg and Down East.
After Frederick and Lynchburg were rained out at City Stadium in the second game of a doubleheader on May 17, the two sides will play a pair at Nymeo Field on Tuesday, June 12. First pitch for game one is at 5 p.m with gates opening at four o'clock. Both contests will be seven innings.
Meanwhile, this Monday's postponed game in Down East will be played as part of a doubleheader on Friday, June 15. Start time for game one is also slated for 5:00 p.m with game two to follow.
Both doubleheaders are single admission. To purchase tickets to either game fans can contact the box office at 301-815-9939 or visit frederickkeys.com. The Keys continue their series in Wilmington on Wednesday night at Frawley Stadium. Left-hander Zac Lowther (0-0, --) makes his Carolina League debut for the Keys and will be opposed by right-hander Arnoldo Hernandez (5-2, 3.64). First pitch is slated for 6:35 p.m and broadcast can be heard on frederickkeys.com and the TuneIn app.
The Keys return to Nymeo Field on Friday, June 1 when the Lynchburg Hillcats come to town for a three-game series. Highlights include Keyote's Birthday w/LEGO Picnic on Friday to go with a Trey Mancini Shirsey giveaway sponsored by Nymeo, Scout Night on Saturday presented by Wegman's, the second meet the team of the year on Sunday and two fireworks shows. For tickets fans can call the Keys at 301-815-9939 or visit frederickkeys.com.
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