Rainiers, Storm Chasers Postponed Due To Inclement Weather

Rescheduled as part of a doubleheader on Thursday, May 18

(Richard Trask)

By Tacoma Rainiers Communications / Tacoma Rainiers | May 16, 2017 8:34 PM ET

PAPILLION, Neb. - Tonight's scheduled game between the Tacoma Rainiers and Omaha Storm Chasers at Werner Park has been postponed due to inclement weather.

The game has been rescheduled as part of a doubleheader set for Thursday, May 18 with the first game beginning at 3:05 p.m. PT. Game two will begin approximately 30 minutes following the conclusion of the first game; both contests will be seven innings in length.

Tacoma and Omaha are also slated for a day/night doubleheader on Wednesday at Werner Park. The Rainiers will start left-hander Kyle Hunter (0-0, 4.50) in game one, set for 9:05 a.m. PT, and right-hander Chris Heston (2-1, 3.25) in game two, scheduled for 4:35 p.m. PT. The Storm Chasers starters have not yet been determined.

All tickets, group outings and suites packages for the 2017 season are available for purchase in person at the Cheney Stadium Box Office, online at www.tacomarainiers.com, or over the phone at (253) 752-7707. The most up-to-date news and notes about the Rainiers throughout the season can be found by following the Rainiers on Twitter (@RainiersLand) or liking the team on Facebook.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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