Honkers host MoonDogs for doubleheader
Tonight the Rochester Honkers will host the Mankato MoonDogs for a doubleheader starting at 5:05 p.m. The second game will begin half an hour after the completion of the first. The teams will play two seven-inning games as they make up their season opening mathcup that was postponed. It is Think Mutual Bank Night and a Fireworks Exravaganza will follow the scond game.
If you can't make it to Mayo Field tonight, you can catch all the Honkers' action on Sports Radio AM 1520 The Ticket with Clinton Cole, and via live stream at northwoodsleague.com. Just click on the Watch Games Live link.
The Honkers will travel to St. Cloud to face to Rox Friday and Saturday before coming home for a two game series against Thunder Bay, starting at 1:05 p.m. on Sunday.
The Rochester Honkers are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 22nd season of summer collegiate baseball in 2015, 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 www.rochesterhonkers.com