(Rochester, Minn.)– The Rochester Honkers game at St. Cloud tonight (Tuesday, June 16th) has been postponed due to weather and unplayable conditions. This was the Honkers final scheduled game in St. Cloud this season, so per league rules, the game will be made up as part of a doubleheader of seven inning games the next time the Rox visit Rochester, Saturday, July 11th. Those games are scheduled to begin at 6:05 p.m. at Mayo Field.
This is the second game between the Honkers and Rox interfered with by weather, after their June 6th matchup was suspended in the bottom of the third.
The Honkers next home game will be tomorrow, Wednesday, June 17th, against the Eau Claire Express. That game is scheduled to begin at 7:05 p.m. It will be Dairy Night, presented by Kemp's. The first 1000 fans will receive a free chocolate milk, and everyone will have a chance to tour the "Mooseum" and the Kemps Cow Car.
All of the Honkers games can be found live on Sports Radio AM 1520 The Ticket with Clinton Cole. You can also listen for free at www.rochesterhonkers.com by clicking on the Listen to Games Live link. Live video streams of the games are available via the Northwoods legue Live Stream, powered by Stretch Internet. To access, just visit www.northwoodsleague.com and click on the Watch Games Live link at the bottom of the page.
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