Pulaski, Virginia - The Pulaski Yankees have released their schedule for the 2017 season. The team is set to play 68 games, with 34 at home and 34 on the road.
The pinstripers will begin the year on June 22nd when they host the Princeton Rays in the first game of a three game series. This marks the third consecutive season that the Pulaski Yankees open the season with a home game at Calfee Park.
The team will then travel to Elizabethton to play three games against the Twins from June 25th-27th, before ending the month at home with a three game set against the Bluefield Blue Jays.
July will be a busy month at Calfee Park, with the Yankees slated to play 14 games at home. The bombers will be home for the 4th of July when they will play the Danville Braves in the first game of a three game series. The team's sole off day is July 11th, which will be followed by a six game home stand, with three games against both the Kingsport Mets and Burlington Royals.
The Yankees longest home stand of the year will be in August, when they host the Bristol Pirates from the 12th-15th, which will be followed be an off day, and then a three game set against the Greenville Astros from the 17th-19th. The pinstripers final home series will be against the Danville Braves from the 23rd-25th, before they embark on a six game road trip to conclude the regular season.
About the Pulaski Yankees
The Pulaski Yankees are the Rookie level affiliate of the New York Yankees playing in the Appalachian League. Pulaski is celebrating its 51st season in the Appalachian League in 2016. Calfee Park has won league championships in 1948, 1969, 1986, 1991 and 2013. Calfee Park opened in 1935 and was renovated for the team's first season as a Yankees affiliate in 2015. For more information, please visit www.pulaskiyankees.net.