REDINGTON SHORES, Fla. - The Appalachian League has released its 2017 schedule. League play will begin on Thursday, June 22, 2017 for all ten teams in the advance rookie-level league.
Burlington, Elizabethton, Greeneville, Johnson City, and Pulaski will all open their 2017 slates at home on June 22. Bluefield, Bristol, Danville, and Kingsport will host their home openers as the second series of the season get underway on Sunday, June 25. After beginning the season on a six-game road trip, Princeton will host its first home contest on Wednesday, June 28.
Opening Day matchups (June 22, 2017):
Bristol at Johnson City
Kingsport at Burlington
Bluefield at Greeneville
Danville at Elizabethton
Princeton at Pulaski
The 2017 schedule includes three league-wide off days on July 11, August 2, and August 16. The Appalachian League regular season will conclude on August 31.
To view the complete schedule, visit www.appyleague.com or http://bit.ly/2017AppyLeagueSchedule.
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