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Morning Pitch: Bisons open series with Pawtucket

Buffalo Bisons (Toronto Blue Jays) vs. Pawtucket Red Sox (Boston Red Sox)

Coca-Cola Field

First pitch: 7:05 p.m.

Gates open: 5 p.m.

Weather: Weather.com calls for partly cloudy afternoon with a high of 82.

Promotions: It's another fridaynightbash! with Happy Hour specials and post-game fireworks. The Xpogo Stunt Team, the world's best extreme pogo demo crew,  will be at the stadium featuring championship pro athletes flying over 10 feet in the air on extreme pogo sticks throwing down flips and incredible tricks.

Starting pitchers: Righty Mike Bolsinger (0-1, 6.75) gets the start for Buffalo against righty Justin Haley (6-3, 3.18)

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Bisons Prospects: Andy Burns has an eight-game hit streak. Outfielder Dalton Pompey has played stints in Toronto and is one of the better defensive players on the team.

Pawtucket Prospects: Outfielder Henry Ramos was ranked 16th on Boston's Prospects Watch list by MLB.com. Shortstop Deven Marrero ranks 20th while relief pitcher Chandler Shephard is 18th.

The homestand: Buffalo will be home until Aug. 17.

Tickets: $11-13 at bisons.com and the Coca-Cola Field box office.

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