AKRON, Ohio The Akron Racers will play two double headers this weekend at Firestone Stadium as part of a make up series and regularly scheduled home series with the Texas Thunder.
The Racers and Thunder, who are tied for first place in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) standings, will face off six times in a four-day stretch. The make-up games from a cancelled Texas series, which were originally scheduled for 7:05 pm on Saturday and Sunday, have been moved to 4:05 pm both days.
The Akron Racers schedule for the week of 7/27 8/3 is as follows:
Tuesday, July 27 7:05 p.m. - Racers vs. New England Riptide
Wednesday, July 28 7:05 p.m. - Racers vs. New England Riptide
Thursday, July 29 7:05 p.m. - Racers vs. New England Riptide
Saturday, July 31 1:05 and 4:05 p.m. - Racers vs. Texas Thunder
Sunday, August 1 1:05 and 4:05 p.m. - Racers vs. Texas Thunder
Monday, August 2 7:05 p.m. - Racers vs. Texas Thunder
Tuesday, August 3 7:05 p.m. - Racers vs. Texas Thunder
Thursdays game will feature a special recognition for Green Youth Softball. The Akron Zoo will be at the Stadium with select animals from 12:00 2:00 p.m. for Zoo Day on Saturday, July 31. Sundays double-header will be a special Fan Photo Day. Fans can bring their cameras and have the opportunity to take photos with their favorite Akron Racers.
For Akron Racers ticket, game or merchandise information, call the Foundation at 330-376-8188 or log on to www.akronracers.org
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Akron Racers Foundation