Rain Postpones Round Rock at Memphis Series Opener
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - For the second night in a row, the Tennessee weather has spoiled plans to play baseball. Tonight's series opener between the Round Rock Express (9-5) and Memphis Redbirds (7-7) has been postponed due to rain. Last night's Round Rock at Nashville contest was suspended in the second inning due to rain as well.
The Express and Redbirds will meet in a doubleheader on Saturday, April 20 beginning at 4:35 p.m. E-Train LHP Cionel Pérez (0-0, 4.26) is set to face 'Birds RHP Alex Reyes (1-0, 0.00) in game one before Round Rock RHP Rogelio Armenteros (1-0, 2.89) does battle with Memphis LHP Austin Gomber (1-0, 4.70) in game two. The second contest will follow approximately 30 minutes after the conclusion of game one. Both games will be seven innings in length.
After the conclusion of the current four-game series in Memphis, Round Rock returns home for a five-game homestand against the New Orleans Baby Cakes (Miami Marlins affiliate) on Wednesday, April 24. First pitch in the series opener at Dell Diamond is set for 7:05 p.m.
For more information on the Express, visit RRExpress.com or call (512) 255-2255. Keep up with the Express on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, and join the conversation during our historic 20th season using #20STROng.
• Discuss this story on the Pacific Coast League message board...
Pacific Coast League Stories from April 19, 2019
- Late Runs Send Cubs to Win in Series Opener - Oklahoma City Dodgers
- Rainiers Blanked for First Time in Albuquerque Series Opener - Tacoma Rainiers
- Keel Goes Seven, Stifles Reno - El Paso Chihuahuas
- Iowa Scores 10 to Down Oklahoma City - Iowa Cubs
- Starling, Chasers Slice 'Cakes 10-4 - Omaha Storm Chasers
- Omaha Chases Neidert, Rolls Past 'Cakes 10-4 - New Orleans Baby Cakes
- Rain Postpones Round Rock at Memphis Series Opener - Round Rock Express
- Redbirds, Express Postponed Friday Night - Memphis Redbirds
- Missions Postponed for Second Straight Night - San Antonio Missions
- Sounds and Missions Postponed at First Tennessee Park - Nashville Sounds
- Nashville Sounds Game Information: Nashville Sounds (4-10) vs. San Antonio Missions (7-7) - Nashville Sounds
- Game Notes: San Antonio Missions at Nashville Sounds - San Antonio Missions
- Game Notes: Memphis Redbirds (7-7) vs. Round Rock Express (9-5) - Memphis Redbirds
- OKC Dodgers Game Notes - April 19, 2019 - Oklahoma City Dodgers
- Isotopes Introduce "New Mexico 3-Pack" - Albuquerque Isotopes
- Canning Tosses Gem in Bees Blowout Win - Salt Lake Bees
- River Cats cannot solve Aviators as bullpen falters again - Sacramento River Cats
- Grizzlies canâ??t complete sweep, fall 12-1 to Bees - Fresno Grizzlies
- Chasers Topple Dodgers 5-3 - Omaha Storm Chasers
- Late Homer Nips El Paso - El Paso Chihuahuas
- Young, Jr. Throttles Game-Winner, Miller Cuts Down Tying Run to Secure Rainiers Victory in El Paso - Tacoma Rainiers
- Omaha Wins Series in OKC with Thursday Victory - Oklahoma City Dodgers
- Berti, Holaday Homers Help Baby Cakes Take Series from Cubs - New Orleans Baby Cakes
- Iowa Falls Short in New Orleans - Iowa Cubs
- Isotopes, Aces Split Doubleheader - Albuquerque Isotopes
- Aces Split Doubleheader in Albuquerque, Win 750th Game - Reno Aces
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.
Other Recent Round Rock Express Stories
- Round Rock Express Reveal 2022 Home Game Times
- Carlos Olivas Named Triple-A West Athletic Trainer of the Year
- Round Rock Express 2021 Full-Season Game Notes
- Round Rock Closes out Season with Huge Win over Sugar Land
- Sugar Land Evens Series with 6-1 Victory over Round Rock