Bombers Rained Out in Green Bay
By Luke Tanaka, Radio Broadcaster
Green Bay, Wis. – The contest between the Battle Creek Bombers and Green Bay Bullfrogs, originially scheduled for tonight (June 8th) at 6:35 p.m., has been postponed due to poor field conditions and the forecast of continuing rain.
The two teams will make up today's game with a doubleheader of seven-inning contests in Green Bay on June 25th. First pitch for game one is scheduled for 5:35 p.m. central time.
The Bombers continue their road trip by traveling to Wausau, Wis. for a two-game series with the Wisconsin Woodchucks. Game one is tomorrow (June 9th) with first pitch scheduled for 6:35 p.m. local time.
The Battle Creek Bombers are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 22nd season of summer collegiate baseball, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 18 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, more than 120 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (WAS), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Allen Craig (BOS) and Ben Zobrist (OAK). For more information, visit www.battlecreekbombers.com.