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Morning Pitch: Bisons close out series with Lehigh Valley Monday

Buffalo Bisons (Toronto Blue Jays) vs. Lehigh Valley (Philadelphia Phillies)

Coca-Cola Field

First pitch: 7:05 p.m.

Gates open: 6 p.m..

Weather: Weather.com calls partly cloudy skies. High 81.. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.

Promotions: Markdown Monday features $1 ice cream and $1 popcorn.

Starting pitchers: RHP Casey Lawrence (4-5, 3.95) vs. RHP Nick Pivetta (0-1, 2.40)

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Lehigh Valley Prospects: Shortstop J.P. Crawford is the top prospect in the Phillies organization. Drafted in the first round in 2013, he is hitting .253 with 28 RBI for the Iron Pigs. Outfielder Nick Williams, the No. 3 prospect and second round pick in 2012, has driven in 62 runs this year batting .268. Pitchers Nick Pivetta (No. 18) and Ben Livey (No. 24) were also on the MLB.com list.

The homestand: This is the final homestand of the season. The series with Lehigh Valley concludes Monday (7:05 p.m.) The Bisons then host Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Tuesday (7:05 p.m.), Wednesday (7:05 p.m) and Thursday (6:05 p.m.)

Tickets: $10-13 at bisons.com and the Coca-Cola Field box office.

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