Green Bay set to take on fourth-placed Chinooks
by: Manny Rodriguez
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. – The Green Bay Booyah will hit the road for the first time this month as they prepare to take on the Lakeshore Chinooks at Kapco Park.
The Booyah have found success this season against the Chinooks as Green Bay has been victorious in four of their six meetings. The last time these teams dueled, they split a doubleheader on the last Sunday of June.
Last night, the Booyah, trailing 3-0, were propelled in the bottom of the fourth inning by a three-run home run to right field by Tristin Garcia (Western Kentucky) to even it up. But the Madison Mallards were able to immediately answer with two runs in the top of the fifth inning. Neither team was able to put another run on the board as the Mallards defeated the Booyah, 5-3.
Nadir Lewis (Princeton) went 2-for-3 with a pair of singles and a stolen base. He was the only Booyah to collect more than one hit last night.
The Booyah will give Ryan Stefiuk (Vanderbilt) the ball on Friday , who is 0-2 on the season with a 7.16 ERA. The Chinooks will start Dorsey Chatham, who is 0-1 with a 0.00 ERA on the season.
The Booyah will return on Saturday, July 3rd to take on the Chinooks. First pitch is slated for 4:05 pm. Kids can run the bases postgame, presented by Culver’s and Y100FM. There will be a postgame concert by Panic Station followed by a fireworks show presented by Pepsi and a lighted baton giveaway presented by EatStreet.
Fans can take advantage of a $35 VerHalen Club ticket which includes three drink tabs and all-you-can eat club food through the end of the 6th. Enter Promo Code “fireworks” at checkout. Tickets to the game will allow access to the postgame concert and fireworks show. Folks that are unable to attend the game can purchase tickets to the concert and fireworks show for just $5.
Single game, group tickets and the all-new Fleet Farm Flex Packs are on sale now. The Fleet Farm Flex Pack includes six tickets that can also be used for any games this summer along with a $50 Capital Credit Union Park gift card, $10 Fleet Farm gift card and much more. Visit www.booyahbaseball.com or call the ticket office at 920-497-7225 to reserve your seats today. The Booyah front office at Capital Credit Union Park is located at 2231 Holmgren Way in Ashwaubenon. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm.
The Green Bay Booyah are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. Having completed its’ 27th season, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 22 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, over 250 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time All-Star and 2016 Roberto Clemente Award winner Curtis Granderson, three-time Cy Young Award winner and World Series Champion Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and World Series Champion Chris Sale (BOS). As well as 2019 Rookie of the Year and Home Run Derby Champion Pete Alonso (NYM) and MLB Gold Glove finalist and 2019 Second Team All-MLB shortstop Marcus Semien (TOR). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League website. All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.booyahbaseball.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Booyah as your favorite team.