Canaries Open Series Vs. Laredo Tonight

Posted: 7/15/2014

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The Canaries open a critical series against the Laredo Lemurs Tuesday night.  Sitting 9.5 games behind Laredo in the wild card race, the three game series provides the Birds an opportunity to make up ground in the standings.  

High Point Networks will sponsor tonight's contest and the first 500 fans through the gates will receive a Canaries pennant.  Tonight is also Give Back Tuesday and fans will receive 2-for-1 admission with the donation of any non-perishable item to Feeding South Dakota.

Righthander Kyle Ruwe will take the ball and he has been the team's best starter as of late, turning in five straight strong outings and winning his last three decisions.  Ruwe's overall record is 4-4 and he leads the team with 76.2 innings pitched this season.

First pitch is 7:05 PM and gates will open at 6.  Tickets are available at the box office, by calling 336-6060 or via TicketMaster.