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Morning Pitch: Bisons and Lehigh Valley meet Saturday night

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

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

Coca-Cola Field

First Pitch: 7:05 p.m. (Radio 1520)

Gates open: 6:05 p.m.

Weather: Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. Low 61F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent according to

Promotions: Summer Olympic Night including Olympic Trivia with between-inning entertainment based off of Olympic Events (relay race, hurdles, long jump, etc.)

Phillies Prospects: The top three prospects in the Phillies organization are with the Iron Pigs (as ranked on -- shortstop J.P. Crawford, pitcher Jake Thompson and outfielder Nick Williams. Catcher Andrew Knapp is ranked ninth.

Bisons watch: Outfielder Dalton Pompey returned to the lineup Friday after missing nearly three weeks with a concussion he sustained after crashing into the outfield wall to make a catch at Lehigh Valley.

Last Game: Bisons drop fifth straight at home|The road is kinder to the Herd

The homestand: The series continues with Lehigh Valley Saturday (7:05) and Sunday (1:05). Next up is the all-star break and a road trip; the Herd won't be back home until Monday, July 18.

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

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