Before embarking on a 17-game road trip, the Wingnuts play host to the Sioux Falls Canaries for a three-game set at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. Here’s what’s on the program for this weekend’s fun-filled schedule!
THE HOMESTAND (click link to purchase tickets)
ABOUT THE CANARIES: Sioux Falls rolls into town winners of their last five games, bringing their season record to 25-27. Currently sitting in a tie for last place in the North Division, the Canaries arrive in Wichita after sweeping a four-game series from the St. Paul Saints at CHS Field for the first time in franchise history. The Wingnuts took two of three from the Canaries last week at Sioux Falls Stadium, winning by scores of 10-7 and 11-8 before the dropping the series finale 2-1.
MINIONS NIGHT/POSTGAME FIREWORKS/SCOUT NIGHT: It’s a jam-packed Friday for the series opener, starting with Minions Night presented by Dignity Memorial! The Wingnuts will be wearing special Minions-themed jerseys, to be auctioned off after the game. As is the case every Friday night this season, stick around for fireworks after the game, presented by Seven Clans Casinos! It’s also Scout Night at Lawrence-Dumont, with a campout on the field and a special movie presentation for Boy Scout Troops that preregistered with the Wingnuts.
WINGNUTS REPLICA JERSEY GIVEAWAY: The first 1,000 fans through the gates on Saturday will receive a special Wingnuts Replica Jersey, presented by Pizza Hut and Taco Bell!
SPINNER’S BIRTHDAY/SPLASHDOWN SUNDAY: The whole stadium is going to be one big party to celebrate our nutty mascot Spinner’s Birthday! Kids get in free with the purchase of one adult ticket. Plus, for $5 enjoy UNLIMITED turns on our water inflatables located throughout the ballpark, all presented by Big Sky Party Rentals!
BROADCAST INFORMATION: Every Wingnuts game this season will be broadcast on 1410 AM/93.9 FM KGSO and on TuneIn. All 54 Wingnuts home games will also be streaming online at americanassociationbaseball.tv.