Honkers Battle Larks in Third Game of Series


The Rochester Honkers (10-16 Second Half, 26-35 Overall) look to get the edge in the four-game series against the Bismarck Larks (12-16, 28-35). The current series is split at 1-1 as well as the season series, 3-3. First pitch from Bismarck Municipal Ballpark is 6:05 p.m. 

Drew Slade (Ripon) is scheduled to pitch for the Honkers. Slade is 4-2 this season with 31 strikeouts in 54.0 innings. Connor McNallan (Bemidji State) is scheduled to pitch for the Larks. McNallan has pitched 0.1 innings in one game.

Listen to the Honkers' radio play-by-play announcer, Michael Keeley, call tonight's game live on the MSBN Sports Network. Go to, 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 5:50 p.m.

The next home game for the Flock will be a doubleheader on Monday, August 7, against the Thunder Bay Border Cats. It will be One Hit Wonder Night with Minnesota 97.5 FM. If the Honkers hold Thunder Bay to one hit in game one, then someONE will win $10,000. Anyone 18 years or older may sign to win for free at the Fan Center. First pitch of game one starts at 6:05 p.m. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. Game two will begin 30 minutes after the completion of game one.

For tickets and additional information, please call (507) 289-1170. Please note that the Honkers office at 307 E. Center Street is closed on  Saturday and Sunday.