Road Trip Starts in St. Cloud
The Rochester Honkers (8-5 Second Half, 24-24 Overall) head on the road for the first time in over a week to take on the St. Cloud Rox (4-10, 29-21). The Honkers are 5-2 against the Rox this season including a 5-4 comeback victory on Saturday, July 22. First pitch from Joe Faber Field is 4:05 p.m. Kenyon Yovan (Oregon) is scheduled to make his first start on the mound for the Honkers. Yovan has a 2.57 ERA in seven innings this season. Robbie Palkert (Nebraska) is scheduled to pitch for the Rox. Palkert is 3-0 this season with a 1.35 ERA.
Listen to the Honkers' radio play-by-play announcer, Michael Keeley, call tonight's game live on the MSBN Sports Network. Go to rochesterhonkers.com, click the Video/Audio tab, and click Listen to Games Live. Access the audio feed from any computer, smartphone, or tablet. The pregame show will start at 3:50 p.m.
The next home game for the Flock is Wednesday, July 26, against the La Crosse Loggers. It will be Kids 3Buck Day, presented Overby Orthodontics. Kids 12 and under can gain admission to the game for only three dollars. First pitch is 12:05 p.m. Gates open at 11:00 a.m. The Honkers will then make the short trip to La Crosse to play the second game of the doubleheader. First pitch from Copeland Park is 7:05 p.m.