They're going to try it again. After having five straight games postponed following their Opening Day loss, the Buffalo Bisons are set to open a three-game series at Coca-Cola Field Friday at 6:05 p.m. against Pawtucket.
The three games have been dubbed Opening Weekend 2.0. Fans are able to receive 2-for-1 ticket exchanges at the Coca-Cola Field Box Office for any tickets from the five postponed games. Once inside the park, fan will also be able to by 2-for-1 tickets for any of the team's home games between May 3-9.
The Herd heads into this weekend's series fresh off Wednesday's 5-2 win at Durham. Reese McGuire homered for the Bisons (5-6), while Ryan Borucki earned the mound win. The Herd finished its road trip 2-4. Sam Gaviglio (0-0, 0.00 ERA, 9.2 innings) is scheduled to start for Buffalo.
The game is the first fridaynightbash! of the season for the Herd. Other promotions are on the docket for this weekend, including Coca-Cola Field replica giveaway day on Sunday. Check out bisons.com for more information.