FRISCO, Texas (July 15, 2017) - Legendary game show host Bob Eubanks stars in Retro Game Show Night tonight in the finale of fun-filled homestand for the Frisco RoughRiders at Dr Pepper Ballpark.
The RoughRiders, the Double-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, face the San Antonio Missions (San Diego Padres) with first pitch at 7:05 p.m.
Retro Game Show Night features an appearance by Mr. Game Show himself, Bob Eubanks. Eubanks rose to fame in the 1960s hosting The Newlywed Game, a landmark show that exposed the hush-hush of the freshly married. Eubanks also helmed Rhyme and Reason, Card Sharks, Dream House, The Diamond Head Game, Trivia Trap and Powerball: The Game Show.
The Post-Game Party in Bull Moose Saloon features Zach Coffey. The Riders will also be wearing specially-themed game show jerseys, which will be auctioned off via the DASH app to benefit Frisco Fastpacs (friscofastpacs.org).
Gates for all home games open an hour before first pitch (90 minutes early for Founders Members).
The RoughRiders return to Dr Pepper Ballpark four another four-game series against San Antonio from July 20-23.
Single-game tickets, season tickets and special ticket packages are available at RidersBaseball.com, (972) 731-9200 and the RoughRiders Ticket Office.
Saturday, July 15 vs. San Antonio (7:05 p.m.)
· Retro Game Show Night featuring Bob Eubanks
· Post-Game Party in Bull Moose Saloon features Zach Coffey
About the RoughRiders
The Frisco RoughRiders are the Double-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers and play their games at beautiful Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco, Texas. The team was founded in 2003 and has finished first among all Double-A franchises in attendance in each of the last 12 seasons (2005-2016). In August 2014, the RoughRiders were purchased by an ownership group led by Chuck Greenberg. The new ownership group, together with the city of Frisco, has spearheaded numerous major franchise improvements over the past two seasons, investing nearly $8 million in a wide array of facility upgrades and improvements, including a new state-of-the-art HD video board, sound system, Bull Moose Saloon, InTouch Grille, Riders Outpost Team Store and the newest and biggest creation, the 174-foot Choctaw Lazy River. The upgrades made prior to the 2015 season earned the Riders and the City of Frisco "Best Ballpark Renovation" of 2015 by Ballpark Digest. The same publication also honored the Choctaw Lazy River as the best ballpark improvement over $1 million for the 2016 season. More than 140 former RoughRiders players have gone on to play Major League Baseball, including All-Stars Chris Davis, Adrian Gonzalez, Ian Kinsler and Nelson Cruz, as well as current Rangers stars Elvis Andrus, Rougned Odor and Nomar Mazara. For more information on the Frisco RoughRiders and Dr Pepper Ballpark, please visit RidersBaseball.com or contact Art Garcia at AGarcia@RidersBaseball.com or Ryan Rouillard at RRouillard@RidersBaseball.com.