Willmar Stingers at Rochester Honkers Delayed for One Hour
(Rochester, Minn.) – The Rochester Honkers and Willmar Stingers game at Mayo Field has been delayed due to the morning rain storm, and the official start time is set for 2:06 p.m.
The ticket booth will open at 12:30 p.m. and gates will open at 1:00 p.m.
I Bike/Walk Rochester promotional tickets will be available from noon – 2:00 p.m. Walkers should park and walk the trail from the 4th street parking lot (Farmer’s Market lot). Bikers should bike to the event on the river trail and park their bike at the Stadium. Bikers and Walkers should look for the staff in the bright yellow shirts to receive their free tickets! All tickets are available while supplies last.
It is Kid’s Club Day! Kids also eat for free on the Sports Deck, with the purchase of an Adult Sports Deck Ticket, and run the bases after the game! Monday, the Honkers host the same Stingers team for Team Poster Night presented by Johnson Printing and Quick Country 96.5. The first 500 fans will get a team poster! First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m. and gates open at 6!
The Rochester Honkers are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 23rd 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 150 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 (DET), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Lucas Duda (NYM) and Ben Zobrist (CHC). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.rochesterhonkers.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store and set the Honkers as your favorite team