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Boise Hawks Begin Playoffs Monday

September 4, 2011 - Northwest League (NWL) - Boise Hawks News Release


September 4, 2011 Laura Verillo

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BOISE, ID - The Boise Hawks will begin the first round of the playoffs this Monday, September 5 with a home game against the Tri-City Dust Devils at 6:45 p.m. The divisional playoffs are a best of three series with a home game Monday and two games (if necessary) in Tri-City on Tuesday, September 6 and Wednesday, September 7.

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This is the first time the Hawks have made the playoffs since 2006. Boise will be starting three righties Jose Rosario, Joe Zeller, and Ben Wells in that order. Jose Rosario was also voted the BCB Minor League Pitcher of the Month. The Vancouver Canadians and Eugene Emeralds will be starting their West division series on Monday as well with a 1:05 p.m. PT start in Vancouver.

Please contact Kristen Nimmo or Laura Verillo with all media and/or interview requests for the playoffs.

The Hawks began Northwest League play as an independent club from 1987-89. The team was affiliated with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim from 1990-2000 and has been with the Chicago Cubs since 2001. The club has won 6 NWL Championships, the most recent banner coming in 2004. Season, mini-pack, flex books, group nights, and single game tickets for Hawks games are available at 208-322-5000, or online at

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