Postponed Game Suspended

2009 Aug 7 #31a

Friday night rains forced the Lakeland Flying Tigers to postpone their game to Saturday as part of a doubleheader.

Guess what happened Saturday? Yes, rains forced the team to suspend the game until Sunday. The Flying Tigers will try again with a doublerheader starting at 4pm Sunday. The Friday game will pick up in the top of the second with the Brevard County Manatees up 5-1. Per Florida State League rules, each game of the doubleheader will be shortened to seven innings. The Flying Tiger’s haven’t announced if Saturday’s second game will be made up.

Creative Commons License photo credit: Tom Hagerty for Lakeland Local