Saturday, July 4, 2015

July 4th game with Oilers

We Want You at the Yard!
It was just a year ago today on the 4th of July the Railroaders hosted the Oilers for a holiday game in the Yard. That victory went to the Oilers on a 4-2 score. The Railroaders don’t plan to repeat history this evening in an early start game at 5:30 pm with a concert and fireworks to follow. A big crowd is expected with free general admission for the first 300 persons attending, thanks to Fulton Tourism Commission.

Both the Railroaders (15-11) and Oilers (7-17) are rested after 2 days of non-play. The two teams have met 6 times thus far this season with the Railroaders taking 5 of the 6 games. The Oilers have struggled of late losing 6 straight games before beating the Hoppers (7-17) on Wednesday night. The Railroaders on the other hand have dropped their last 2 games to the Bombers and Miners, moving Fulton into third in the standings 6½ games ahead of the now fourth place Oilers. The first place Bombers (19-8) will host the second place Miners (14-10) in Dubois County tonight.

With only a third of the season left and 3½ games out of first, it is time for the Railroaders to get back on track for the final run. It should be a great night for baseball and celebrating the 4th of July.  Come out and enjoy an All American holiday. See you at the Yard or online TeamLine.

6 comments:

  1. Weather is great for baseball at the Yard. 30 minutes until game time, online TeamLine about a quarter past the hour.....

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  2. Ed and Rae MathisJuly 4, 2015 at 5:19 PM

    Go Railroaders, good luck tonight!!

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  3. Great night for listening to Railroaders Baseball in Muchigan. Currently 80 degrees and Sunny. Waiting for local fireworks!

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  4. We're in the Eastern time zone. Should be dark in a few hours. Can you give a shout out to my sister Brenda Baldwin, Brad's mom, down there at the game tonight?! Probably eating nachos!!

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  5. Ed and Rae MathisJuly 4, 2015 at 6:16 PM

    Keep the bats going Railroaders!!!!

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  6. Railroaders need to make some fireworks at the plate!

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