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Morning Pitch: Bisons close out series with afternoon game against Toledo

Going to the game? Here's what you need to know:

Buffalo Bisons (Toronto Blue Jays) vs. Toledo Mud Hens (Detroit Tigers)

Coca-Cola Field

First pitch: 1:05 p.m.

Gates open: noon

Promotions: The Bisons teamed up with Consumer's Beverages and Labatt to extend the club's Canadian at par policy from May 16-22. Single-game tickets can be purchased at the box office with Canadian cash accepted at par. Also, Canadian cash (in denominations of $20 or lower) can be used to buy Labatt beers in the Consumer's Craft Corner from May 16-22.

Weather: The forecast on as of Tuesday night for Wednesday called for intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 63F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.

Starting pitchers: RHP Roberto Hernandez (1-2, 3.20) vs. LHP Chad Bell (1-0, 0.00 ERA)

Last game: Quick hits: Toledo 7, Bisons 1 | Bisons' Ceciliani working his way back

MLB Rehab: Right handed pitcher Bo Schultz joined the the Bisons on an MLB injury rehabilitation assignment on Friday when he threw an inning of shutout relief.

Tigers Prospects: Shortstop Dixon Machado was ranked the No. 8 prospect in the Detroit Tigers organization by Baseball America while outfielder Wynton Bernard (a Niagara graduate) was No. 24. Pitchers Buck Farmer (No. 12) and Jeff Ferrell (No. 21) were also on the Baseball America list.

Former Bisons: Toledo's roster features seven former Bisons -- RHP Matt Boyd, RHP Preston Guilmet, LHP Daniel Norris, RHP Bobby Parnell, C Humberto Quintero, INF Jordany Valdespin and RHP Thad Weber). Outfielder Anthony Gose was optioned to the Mud Hens on Sunday and has 72 hours to report.

WCC Race: Atomic has won all 15 races held at Coca-Cola Field this season.

The homestand: Buffalo hosts Toledo in the final of the three-game set at 1:05 p.m. Wednesday before welcoming in Pawtucket Thursday (6:05), Friday (6:05), Saturday (1:05) and Sunday (1:05) before an off day and then a road trip.

Tickets: $10-13,, Coca-Cola Field Box Office.

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