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Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders lose third straight game to rain

RailRiders to now play back-to-back doubleheaders in Buffalo this weekend
04/12/2013 3:00 PM ET
By Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Media Relations
Buffalo, N.Y. – Look kids, Big Ben, Parliament, and rain? While Clark W. Griswold was not present, precipitation dubiously made its presence well known as a soaked surface at Coca-Cola Field conspired with driving rain and a putrid forecast to postpone a scheduled doubleheader between the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (Triple-A, New York Yankees) and the Buffalo Bisons (Toronto Blue Jays) on Friday. It marks the RailRiders’ third straight day without play thanks to rain.

The games will be made up as part of back-to-back doubleheaders on Saturday and Sunday. Each day the first game will get underway at 1:05 p.m. The RailRiders Pregame Show will begin at 12:35 p.m. each day on NEPA Sports Radio – The GAME, Northeast PA’s largest sports radio network: 100.7 FM (Wilkes-Barre & surrounding areas), 1340 WYCK-AM (Luzerne County), 1400 WICK-AM (Lackawanna County), 1440 WCDL-AM (Lackawanna County & Pocono Lake Region), and 106.7 FM in the Pocono Lake Region (Wayne & Pike Counties).

In addition to the over-the-air broadcast, all games will be streamed live over the Internet with links available through swbrailriders.com and boldgoldradionepa.com. The games will also be streamed through the RadioBOLD app, available for free in the Apple and GooglePlay Marketplace and at RadioBOLD.com.

The RailRiders return home for an eight-game homestand from April 19-26.

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