September 13, 2022 – North West League (NWL) – Eugene Emeralds Press Release
Tuesday, Sept. 13 is the last night to catch the Emeralds at PK Park in the 2022 season as they take on the Vancouver Canadiens for Game 2 of the best-of-five Championship Series with the first pitch scheduled for 7:35 p.m. After Monday’s 10-3 Game 1 victory, the Emeralds are two wins away from repeating themselves as Northwest League champions.
The Emeralds invite fans to one last 2022 promotion, Thirsty Tuesday means $6 tickets and $6 beers. Tickets are available at EmeraldsBaseball.com (milb.com/eugene).
Last night the Emeralds fell behind when Dasan Brown opened the game for Vancouver with a homer to center field right away, but the Emeralds responded in their first half. They loaded the bases for Andy Thomas who knocked out Eugene’s 12th Grand Slam of the season. Marco Luciano added a two-point brace in the second to make it 6-1. Right-hander Carson Seymour went 5.2 innings with eight strikeouts for the win as Eugene won 10-3.
After Tuesday night’s home final, the series will move to Vancouver for Game 3 on Friday, September 16 at 7:05 p.m. If necessary, Game 4 would be played on Saturday evening at 7:05 p.m. and a potential decisive Game 5 would be Sunday, September 18 at 1:05 p.m.
After breaking a 41-year championship drought in 2016, the Emeralds are seeking a fourth title at Sportstown in the past six seasons. The entire series will air on MiLB.tv with audio available through the MiLB First Pitch app and locally on 95.3FM (KUJZ).
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The Eugene Emeralds are the High-A West affiliate of the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball. The Eugene Emeralds are dedicated to providing the best in family entertainment and won the Larry MacPhail Award in 2018, given to the club with the best promotional efforts in all of minor league baseball. For more information, please visit our website at www.EmeraldsBaseball.com or call the Emeralds front office at 541-342-5367.
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