(Uptown Charlotte, NC) -- While baseball season is in full swing, the Charlotte Knights are set to welcome over 20 professional football players to BB&T Ballpark for Monday "Knight" Football on June 9th. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and the Charlotte Knights play host to the Columbus Clippers (Triple-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians) in game three of their four-game series.
The players will take batting practice on field until 6:15 p.m. and then sign FREE autographs for fans on the concourse of BB&T Ballpark from 6:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. First pitch of Monday's game is set for 7:05 p.m.
List of Players (subject to change without notice)
To keep with the Monday "Knight" Football theme, the Knights will hold several football related contests throughout the night and fans are encouraged to show off their favorite team's colors by wearing a football jersey to the ballpark on Monday.
Single-game tickets for this game, as well as other games during the inaugural 2014 season at BB&T Ballpark are available by phone at 704-357-8071, online at www.charlotteknights.com, or in person at the BB&T Ballpark Ticket Office. Uptown Knights Are Better Than Ever!
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.