Series Preview: Bradenton Marauders

BradentonMaraudersThe Stone Crabs kick off the 2014 season with a four game series against the Bradenton Marauders (Pirates). The opening series will open with two games at home at Charlotte Sports Park Port Charlotte and wrap up with a short trip to Bradenton for the final two games on Saturday and Sunday.

The Stone Crabs have a lifetime 44-35 record against their neighbor to the north.

By the Numbers

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Bradenton

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Hits

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Triples

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Home Runs

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Stolen Bases

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Runs Against

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Strikeouts

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0.00 Walk/Hit per Inning Pitched

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Players to Watch
OF Josh Bell (#7 Pirates Prospect by Baseball America, 2013 SAL All-Star)
P Orlando Castro (2013 SAL All-Star)
C Jin-De Jhang (2013 Topps Short-Season/Rookie All-Star)
OF Walker Gourley (2013 SAL All-Star)
P Pat Ludwig (2013 FSL Pitcher of the Week for 8/19)

Matchups
4/3/13: CHA Roberto Gomez (0-0, 0.00) vs BRD Jason Creasy (0-0, 0.00) at Charlotte Sports Park
4/4/13: CHA Reinaldo Lopez (0-0, 0.00) vs BRD Chad Kuhl (0-0, .00) at Charlotte Sports Park
4/5/13: CHA Jeff Ames (0-0, 0.00) vs BRD John Kuchno (0-0, 0.00) at McKechnie Field
4/6/13: CHA Austin Priuit (0-0, 0.00) vs BRD Orlando Castro at McKechnie Field

Travel Guide
The Bradenton Marauders play their home games at McKechnie Field which is located at 1611 9th Street West in downtown Bradenton. The stadium is 56 miles from Charlotte Sports Park or about an hour drive.

Tickets for games at McKechnie Field can be purchased by visiting BradentonMarauders.com and are $8. All seats are general admission with season seats being marked with a sticker on the seatback. Parking is in the lot behind the Boys and Girls club located past the centerfield wall, closer parking is available in private business lots near the entrance at home plate for a fee set by the business. Full-Season Ticket holders with the Stone Crabs can use their VIP card for free admission to the Stone Crabs road games in Bradenton.

The official FSL hotel for games in Bradenton is the Courtyard by Marriott Bradenton Riverfront located at 100 Riverfront Drive in Bradenton. Rooms start at $219 a night. You can call them at (941) 747-3727 or visit their website for more information.

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One Response to Series Preview: Bradenton Marauders

  1. Kirt Bennett says:

    great additional stuff at the bottom half of the message!! as always thank you.

    Kirt Bennett Genesis Employee Leasing 24730 Sandhill Blvd #904 Punta Gorda, FL 33983 (941) 235-8063

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