Rochester, NY - Tuesday night's scheduled International League contest between the Pawtucket Red Sox and Rochester Red Wings has been postponed due to a combination of rain and snow forecast throughout the evening. It will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Thursday (April 17) at 1:05 pm, the final day of the series.
It is the first game postponed for the PawSox (7-5) this season. Rochester has now had five openings rained or snowed out during the first 13 days of the season. Thursday will be the Red Wings (6-4) third twill bill already in 2014.
Wednesday afternoon's contest will now be game two of the series, with first pitch scheduled for 3:35 pm. Right-hander Brandon Workman (NR) is expected to get the ball for Pawtucket, while lefty Scott Diamond (0-1, 14.40) is expected to start for Rochester. Radio coverage on 920 AM (WHJJ) and also streaming online begins at 3:20 pm.
Following the eight-game road trip the PawSox return to McCoy Stadium for eight straight beginning Friday night, April 18 against Buffalo. Limited tickets are available for all of the upcoming games at the McCoy Stadium box office, by calling (401) 724-7300 or by visiting pawsox.com.
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