Dragons Homestand Preview

July 13, 2009 - Midwest League (MWL) - Dayton Dragons

News Release

Game Schedule (All Games on 1410 ESPN Radio) Wednesday, July 15 - Dayton Dragons vs. Quad Cities River Bandits, 7:00 PM

Thursday, July 16 - Dayton Dragons vs. Quad Cities River Bandits, 7:00 PM

Friday, July 17 - Dayton Dragons vs. Quad Cities River Bandits, 7:05 PM

Saturday, July 18 - Dayton Dragons vs. Beloit Snappers, 7:05 PM

Sunday, July 19 - Dayton Dragons vs. Beloit Snappers, 7:00 PM

Monday, July 20 - Dayton Dragons vs. Beloit Snappers, 7:00 PM

Dragons on Television Games on Friday, July 17 and Saturday, July 18 will be televised on WHIO Channel 7.2 and Time Warner Cable Channel 708 to over 400,000 households

Former Reds infielder Chris Sexton will provide color commentary Friday, July 17 Former Major League outfielder and current Reds Minor League Instructor Darren Bragg will provide color commentary Saturday, July 18

Home Run for Life Thursday, July 16: Dragons will honor Sidney-teenager Lauren Bosway, who his recovering from Juvenile Dermatomyositis During an inning-break, Lauren will round the bases and receive a special gift from Dragons manager Todd Benzinger to symbolize her "Home Run for Life" "Home Run for Life" program sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Around Fifth Third Field Thursday, July 16: Birdzerk! will entertain fans of all ages, presented by Graeter\'s Ice Cream Monday, July 20: Celtic Academy of the Irish Dance will perform Monday, July 20: Bob Evans will host "Taste of Bob Evans" on the Fifth Third Field plaza prior to the game

Dragons on the Field The Dragons are coming off their final ten-game road trip of the season and have only one more multi-series road trip left in 2009 Starting with this homestand, Dayton will play 16 of its next 22 games at Fifth Third Field The Dragons are tied for a wild card playoff berth with Great Lakes, as of Monday morning Quad Cities and Beloit are affiliates of the Cardinals and Twins, respectively These will be the last regular season meetings between the Dragons and both the River Bandits and Snappers


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