Naturals Game against the Tulsa Drillers on April 21 has Been Postponed
SPRINGDALE, Ark. - The Northwest Arkansas Naturals game against the Tulsa Drillers, the Double-A Los Angeles Dodgers, has been postponed tonight - Friday, April 21 - due to consistent rain at Arvest Ballpark that will last through the evening hours.
Tonight's game has been rescheduled as part of a twi-night, same admission doubleheader to be held on Saturday, April 22. The teams will play two seven-inning contests with Game 1 beginning at 4:35 p.m. with a 30 minute intermission between the end of Game 1 and the beginning of Game 2. Gates will open at 4:00 p.m. and any ticket for Saturday is good for both games.
All tickets from Friday, April 21 are eligible, per the Naturals' official weather policy, to be exchanged in-person at the Arvest Ballpark Box Office for a ticket of equal value, based on availability, to any regular season home game during the remainder of the 2017 season. Tickets for April 21 will not be valid for Saturday unless exchanged at the box office for a ticket to April 22.
Saturday, April 22 features a Season 10 Soft Cotton T-shirt Giveaway by OzarksGo and the giveaway will be available to fans when gates open at 4:00 p.m. The Bullpen Craft Beer Bar Saturday Night Happy Hour will take place from 4:00 p.m. until 5:35 p.m. where all alcoholic beverages are half off at the Bullpen Craft Beer Bar. In addition, the special appearance by Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 22 so fans will have the opportunity to interact and pose for pictures with the popular Nickelodeon characters at TBD times on the concourse.
The Season 10 Team announcement scheduled for pregame on April 21 will now be announced on Saturday, May 6 while the post-game Fireworks Spectacular is rescheduled for Saturday, May 27 as part of the Memorial Day weekend festivities.
You can catch all the live play-by-play action from both games of the doubleheader with the Voice of the Naturals Benjamin Kelly on AM 1590 - The Ticket 2 at 4:15 p.m. for our Indigo Sky Casino Pregame Show leading up to first pitch of Game 1.
Follow the Northwest Arkansas Naturals on Facebook and Twitter @NWANaturals all throughout the year by using the hashtag #NaturalPastime and #CrowntoCrown for all of our up-to-date information on Season 10 of Naturals baseball.
The Northwest Arkansas Naturals are the Double-A Texas League Affiliate of the Kansas City Royals. The Naturals play at state-of-the-art Arvest Ballpark in Springdale, Ark. For more information, including statistics, ticket options, and more, please visit NWANaturals.com, and follow us on Twitter @NWANaturals and Facebook.com/Naturals.
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