Tampa, Fla. - Tonight's doubleheader between the Tampa Tarpons and the Florida Fire Frogs has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions and continuous rainfall.
A doubleheader is now set for Thursday, August 30th. Gates will open at 10:00 a.m. and the first game is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. The second game will be played approximately 30 minutes following the conclusion of game one. Both games will be seven innings in regulation.
Rainouts on back-to-back nights have resulted in the cancellation of one game in the series. The original four-game series will now be three games.
Tickets from tonight's rainout may be taken to the George M. Steinbrenner Field box office and redeemed for any remaining Tampa Tarpons' regular season home game.
To purchase tickets, fans can visit the George M. Steinbrenner Field Box Office or visit www.tarponsbaseball.com. Tickets start at $5 for upper reserved seating, $8 for lower reserved seating, and parking is always free.
The Tampa Tarpons are the Single-A Advanced Affiliate of the New York Yankees. For more information, call (813) 673-3055 or visit www.tarponsbaseball.com.