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2011-07-05

USA/Japan rained out Monday night
Press Release USA Baseball


The game will be made up as a doubleheader Tuesday

DURHAM, N.C. – The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team’s game with Japan Monday night at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park has been rained out.

The game was originally scheduled for 6:05 p.m. ET but rains began to fall an hour prior, forcing a delay that led to the postponement.

The contest will be made up Tuesday as part of a doubleheader. It will start at 11 a.m. at the National Training Complex Stadium in Cary with the second game slated for a 6:05 p.m. start at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park.

Any person with tickets for Monday’s postponed game does not need to redeem their tickets for entry in Durham Bulls Athletic Park on Tuesday night. Anyone with ticket questions can call the Durham ticket office starting at 9 a.m., with the number (919) 956-BULL.

Fireworks will be a part of post-game festivities from Durham.

Admission is free for the 11 a.m. game in Cary Tuesday morning.

Live stats will be available for both games and live streaming video on usabaseball.com will be offered for the second game.

USA Notes: Team USA has its batting practice slated for 8:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. prior to game one, but the club has not determined if it will use the entire allotment ”¦ Game two BP will start at 3:15 p.m.

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