Winterrowd to Lead Gulls
Date: Feb 18, 2019
By: Chelsea Roemer
HOLYOKE, MASS- The Newport Gulls snapped the Blue Sox win streak on Monday and the team is looking to bounce back by claiming a victory on the road. The Blue Sox are traveling to Laconia, New Hampshire tonight to compete against the Winnipesaukee Muskrats.
The last time the two teams met this season was June 8, the Blue Sox defeated the Muskrats 12-4 at Robbie Mills Memorial field. RHP Cooper Bradford (North Florida) set the pace; pitching through six innings recording nine strikeouts.
Starting on the mound for the Sox is senior RHP Andrew Sipowicz (Canisius). Sipowicz last pitched on the road against the Upper Valley Nighthawks, completing five innings to propel the team to a 4-3 win.
The first pitch for tonight's game is set for 6:05 p.m.
June 28 the Blue Sox return home to Mackenzie Stadium against the Vermont Mountaineers. Thursday will be Super Heroes Night and TV giveaway night. Don’t miss your chance to win 55" 4K Ultra HD smart TV courtesy of Walmart during bottom of the 7th inning.
All tickets from this past Sunday's game on June 24th will be honored on June 28, gates will open at 5:30 p.m. and first pitch is set for 6:35 p.m. Tickets are only $7 for adults and $5 for kids and seniors. To order your tickets, call (413) 533-1100 or order online at www.valleybluesox.com.