The Rochester Honkers will travel to St. Cloud tonight to take on the Rox in the first round of the NWL North Divisional Playoffs. The Honkers (39-33) are the four-seed, while the top-seeded Rox finished the season with the best rocrod in the NWL at 49-23.
Josh Pigg (Hawaii) is scheduled to start the Honkers first postseason game since 2010 when they lost to Eau Claire in the Championship series.
The Honkers Fan Party Bus that had been scheduled to make the trip will no longer be going as minimum attendance requirements were not met.
All of the Honkers games can be found live on Sports Radio AM 1520 The Ticket. 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 league 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