Rox Win Second Half Title, Start Playoffs Monday, August 12th
St. Cloud, MN- For the fourth time in the last five seasons the St. Cloud Rox (43-28) are heading to the Northwoods League Playoffs. St. Cloud clinched the second half title Saturday which gives them a playoff berth. St. Cloud will start the playoffs by playing the Willmar Stingers on Monday, August 12th at the Rock Pile (Joe Faber Field) with a 7:05 p.m. CT first pitch.
The first round of playoffs will be a best of three game series with the following schedule:
Game 1: Monday August 12 Willmar at St. Cloud at 7:05pm
Game 2: Tuesday, August 13 St. Cloud at Willmar at 7:05pm
Game 3: Wednesday, August 14 Willmar at St. Cloud at 7:05pm (if necessary)
Playoff bracket can be found here: https://northwoodsleague.com/events/playoff-format/
Playoff tickets can be purchased 24 hours a day at www.stcloudrox.com, by calling 240-9798 or by visiting the Rox ticket office located at the Municipal Athletic Complex.
The St. Cloud Rox are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The 25-year old summer collegiate league is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 22 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, over 200 former Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist (CHC) and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (BOS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET) and Curtis Granderson (MIA). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.stcloudrox.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Rox as your favorite team.