CHIEFS TO RETURN JULY 12
The Chiefs will take on the Richmond Braves tonight and tomorrow before taking four days off for the All-Star Game.
Chiefs outfielder John-Ford Griffin will suit up for the International League on Wednesday in Albuquerque, NM. Game time is set for 7:30 pm and the game will be broadcast live on ESPN2. Complete coverage of the game, including live audio and pitch-by-pitch gamecast, can be found at ilbaseball.com.
The Chiefs will be back at Alliance Bank Stadium on Thursday to open a four-game series with the Pawtucket Red Sox. The Rochester Red Wings will follow for a four-game series from July 16-19.
Another pre-game concert and post-game fireworks show are on the schedule for Friday the 13th. Dunes & The Del-Tunes, featuring Chiefs in-game host Gary Dunes, will play in front of the main gates from 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm. Fans should plan on staying after the game as a fireworks show presented by Alliance Bank will light up the skies above the stadium.
Don’t forget that Sunday, July 15 is Chad Mottola Figurine Night presented by Time Warner Cable. The first 2,000 fans 12 & younger through the stadium gates will receive a limited edition action figurine. Each figurine is hand numbered and also features Chad’s signature on the base.