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Kingfish Go For Six Straight Wins Tonight

Tuesday, July 28th at 7:05 p.m. at Simmons Field

Kenosha, Wis. – The Kenosha Kingfish (41-19) will go for six straight wins tonight when they host the Wisconsin Woodchucks (22-35) at Simmons Field at 7:05 p.m. 

The Kingfish used a big time performance from Alex Borglin to defeat Wisconsin 10-5 last night.  Borglin had two RBI triples and three total RBIs in the game.  Eric Filia led the Kingfish with five RBIs, including a base loaded clearing double in the seventh inning. David Meade earned the win after lasting five innings and only allowing one run. 

Trevor Haas takes the mound tonight for the Kingfish.  In 14 games, Haas is 2-1 with a 4.97 ERA in 29 innings pitched.  In his last five outings, the righty from Valparaiso has only allowed two runs in seven and two thirds innings pitched. 

Starting for the Woodchucks is Dylan Dwyer.  The southpaw is 2-2 with a 4.20 ERA in eight starts this summer.  The University of Kentucky student-athlete has 28 strikeouts and 15 walks in 45 innings pitched.  Back on June 13th, Dwyer took the loss against the Kingfish after going four innings and giving up two runs on two hits.    

Tonight is Central Printing Baseball Card Giveaway. Fans will receive a pack of cards with their favorite 2015 Kingfish players inside. Star Wars Night invades Simmons Field that tonight as well. There will be an in game costume parade and a hot dog & soda voucher for kids who dress up. 

The Kingfish ticket office powered by Platinum Systems office is located at 7817 Sheridan Road and is open from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday. The Kingfish ticket office Powered by Platinum systems is open from 8:30 a.m. until the end of the game on home game dates. For more information on 7-game packs, season or group tickets, please log on to kingfishbaseball.com or call 262.653.0900.

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The Kenosha Kingfish are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 21st 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), Lucas Duda (NYM) and Ben Zobrist (OAK). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League Website. For more information, visit kingfishbaseball.com.