Green Bay welcomes Dock Spiders back to Ashwaubenon
by: Manny Rodriguez
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. – The Green Bay Booyah are back at Capital Credit Union Park on Monday night to host the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders.
This matchup comes off the heels of a win for the Booyah in Wisconsin Rapids over the Rafters. Despite having a four-run lead, the Booyah watched the Rafters cut the lead down to one in the late innings. But Will Semb (Minnesota) came in for a six-out save to lock up the Booyah win.
The victory ended a mini two-game slide the Booyah were on. Dayson Croes (Quincy) hit his first home run of the season yesterday, a two-run shot to right field. Elias Flowers (Jacksonville) picked up two hits in the game.
Entering the ballgame today, the Booyah sit in third place of the Great Lakes West at 4-2 in the second half. They are 1.5 games back of the first place Dock Spiders, who have not dropped a game in the second half in five tries.
The Dock Spiders will start Carlson Reed. He is 2-0 on the season and has an earned run average of 1.27 on the season.
The Booyah will give the nod to Mykel Page (Southern). The Georgia native is 1-1 on the season with a 1.29 ERA, logging 21 innings and allowing three runs. First pitch is scheduled for 6:35 pm.
Monday will be Free Hot Dog Monday, presented by Festival Foods. Fans can enjoy a free hot dog for the first 90 minutes after gates open, limit two hot dogs per person, per trip.
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.