The Rochester Honkers (13-17 Second Half, 29-36 Overall) play the second of two doubleheaders against the Thunder Bay Border Cats (13-18, 26-40) tonight, August 9, at Mayo Field. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. First pitch of game one starts at 6:05 p.m. Game two will begin 30 minutes after the completion of game one. Both matchups will be seven-inning games.The first game is the originally-scheduled matchup for August 9 and the second game is rescheduled from July 12, with Rochester playing as the away team.
It is Team Trading Card Set Night, presented by Pepsi and 106.9 KROC. The first 1,000 fans at the game will receive a free set of Honkers team trading cards!
Chia-Ching Ho (National Taiwan Sports University) is scheduled to pitch game one for the Honkers. Ho is 2-2 this season with a 4.39 ERA in 41 innings. Mason Swegarden (Mayville State) is scheduled to pitch for the Border Cats. Swegarden is 1-0 this season with a 2.25 ERA in four innings
For tickets and additional information, please call (507) 289-1170 or visit the Honkers office at 307 E. Center Street, which is open until 4 p.m. today.