Honkers Look to Sweep Huskies in Duluth
The Rochester Honkers (14-17 Second Half, 30-36 Overall) finish their road series against the Duluth Huskies (15-19, 30-39) tonight, August 11. First pitch from Wade Stadium is 6:35 p.m. Rochester looks to sweep the series after a 13-1 victory over Duluth on Thursday. Drew Slade (Ripon) is scheduled to pitch for the Honkers. Slade is 5-2 this season with 33 strikeouts in 60 innings. Gaylon Viney (Central Oklahoma) is scheduled to pitch for the Huskies. Viney is 3-3 this season with a 6.49 ERA in 44.1 innings.
Listen to the Honkers' radio play-by-play announcer, Michael Keeley, call tonight's game live on the MSBN Sports Network. Go to rochesterhonkers.com, click the Video/Audio tab, and click Listen to Games Live. Access the audio feed from any computer, smartphone, or tablet. The pregame show will start at 6:20 p.m.
The next home game will be on Saturday, August 12, against the Mankato MoonDogs. It will be a Fireworks Extravaganza, presented by Kerry and ABC 6 News. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Michael Stryffeler (Lake Erie) is scheduled to start for the Honkers. Stryffeler has 31 strikeouts in 37.2 innings this season.
For tickets and additional information, please call (507) 289-1170 or visit the Honkers office at 307 E. Center Street, which is open until 5 p.m. today.