Baseball Month in Rochester - May 29May 29, 2012 - International League (IL) Rochester Red Wings
GAME INFO: Toledo Mud Hens (LHP Adam Wilk) at Empire State Yankees (RHP Adam Warren), 7:05 p.m.
HOSTED ORGANIZATION IN SUITE: Compeer Rochester, which serves as a bridge to enhanced wellness and community integration for those with social and emotional barriers
RAFFLE ITEMS: Brett Gardner autographed baseball, Bobby Grich autographed photo, Don Baylor autographed photo, Joe Benson autographed baseball,
Manny Banuelos autographed baseball
SPIKES APPEARANCE: Apollo Middle School (Greece)
YESTERDAY'S RAFFLE TOTAL: $358
MONTH-TO-DATE RAFFLE TOTAL: $7,757
YESTERDAY'S ATTENDANCE: 2,139
MONTH-TO-DATE ATTENDANCE: 84,708
Raffle tickets will be sold through the fifth inning. They are $1 apiece, six for $5, and an arm's length for $10. Winners will be announced at the end of the sixth inning.
Gardner appeared in two games with the Empire State Yankees at Frontier Field from May 8-9 while on a rehabilitation assignment. He is still on the major league disabled list. Grich played two seasons with the Red Wings from 1970-71 and went on to enjoy a 17-year major league career with the Baltimore Orioles (1970-76) and California Angels (1977-86). Baylor played 19 seasons in the majors with Baltimore (1970-75), Oakland (1976, 1988), California (1977-82), New York Yankees (1983-85), Boston (1986-87), and Minnesota (1987). He is currently in his second season as the hitting coach of the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Spikes has traveled 867 miles thus far during Baseball Month in Rochester.
International League Stories from May 29, 2012
- PawSox Outlast Norfolk, 11-8 - Pawtucket Red Sox
- Knights Lose Game Two to Rochester 7-4 on Tuesday - Charlotte Knights
- Owens Leads Way as Indians Beat Bulls 3-1 - Indianapolis Indians
- Flande, G-Braves Shut Out Lehigh Valley - Gwinnett Braves
- Mets Thole to Join Bisons on Wednesday - Buffalo Bisons
- Chiefs Club 11 Hits in 6-2 Win - Syracuse Chiefs
- Orioles Reinstate OF Endy Chavez from Disabled List and Select - Norfolk Tides
- IronPigs Game Notes - Lehigh Valley IronPigs
- Rochester Red Wings Game Notes - Tuesday, May 29 at Charlotte (White Sox) - Rochester Red Wings
- Buffalo Bisons - Columbus at Buffalo - Buffalo Bisons
- Mets to Promote Schwinden, Quintanilla from Bisons - Buffalo Bisons
- Baseball Month in Rochester - May 29 - Rochester Red Wings
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