Canaries Return For A Father's Day Weekend Series Against Sioux City

Posted: 6/19/2015

The Sioux Falls Canaries (14-14) return home on Friday night after wrapping up a four game series against the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks (8-19).  The Canaries picked up the series win after taking three out of four games at Newman Outdoor Field. 

The Birds' return to Sioux Falls Stadium on Friday night as they welcome their I-29 rivals, the Sioux City Explorers for a three game series.
Friday evening will showcase All-Star Fireworks Friday, presented by Orthopedic Institute and Sioux Falls Specialty Hospital. Following the game, fans can enjoy a bombastic fireworks show that every person will be sure to love!

RHP Shawn Blackwell (1-3, 2.42 ERA) will make his 5th start of the season for Sioux Falls on Friday Night.

Mobil Sam will make his debut at the Birdcage on Saturday afternoon. There will be many prizes and promotions that will be given away throughout the course of the game. Fans can also enjoy bottled Coca-Cola products for only $2 from 5-6 PM.

LHP Joe Bircher (2-1, 1.66 ERA) will toe the rubber for the Birds' on Saturday night.

The series wraps up on Sunday with a special Father's Day Family Fun-Day!  Kids will be able to play catch with Dad before the game on Sunday from 3:00-3:30 PM, and then run the bases after the game!

LHP Miguel Pena (3-1, 2.30) will get the nod for his sixth start on the mound this season with first pitch at 4:05 PM.

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