Mallards Reschedule Negro League Tribute Night with Vaccination Clinic
Events will be postponed to July 22nd due to chance of rain
Madison, WIS.- The Mallards and UnityPoint Heath – Meriter will be rescheduling the Negro League Tribute Night from July 7th to July 22nd at 6:35pm due to inclement weather. The Mallards game itself has not been postponed.
Fans who purchased packages featuring guaranteed giveaways can retrieve their items from the Customer Service window at the Feldco Ticket Office.
On the rescheduled night, the Mallards will suit up in specialty Milwaukee Bears uniforms to pay homage to the 1923 Negro League team. The first 1,000 fans will receive custom licensed Negro League baseball cards featuring five legends of the game. A portion of the proceeds from the game will benefit the Urban League of Greater Madison.
UnityPoint Health – Meriter will be hosting a Vaccination Clinic outside the gates of the ballpark from 5:30 – 7 p.m. on the 22nd. Each fan who gets vaccinated will receive a Great Dane Duck Blind GA Soda ticket for that evening’s game. Fans will have the option to upgrade their ticket to include beer for an additional $9.
The Mallards are excited to celebrate the rich history of Wisconsin baseball, celebrate the Negro League, and provide opportunities for vaccinations to the Northside of Madison. Both the single shot Johnson & Johnson and the Pfizer vaccine will be available. Anyone age 12 or older is eligible for vaccination on a walk-in basis. The vaccines are free and ID or insurance are not required.
Tickets for July 22nd game versus the Kalamazoo Growlers at 6:35pm are on sale now at mallardsbaseball.com.
The Madison Mallards 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’ 26th 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 230 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 (CHC) 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 All-Star Jordan Zimmermann (DET). 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.mallardsbaseball.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Mallards as your favorite team.