06/19/2018 5:22 PM -
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 19, 2018
GARY, Ind. — The Gary SouthShore RailCats activated outfielder John Price Jr. from the Disabled List before Tuesday’s game vs. the Cleburne Railroaders. Price Jr. was placed on the DL retroactive to June 9.
Price Jr. hit safely in his first four games and was hitting .200 with three runs and an RBI in five games before being placed on the DL. Price Jr. signed his first professional baseball contract with Gary on Jan. 10 and went 1-for-4 with a run and a sacrifice fly in his professional baseball debut on May 20 vs. St Paul.
Gary continues their six-game, seven-day homestand on Tuesday at 7:10 p.m. vs. the Cleburne Railroaders. Daniel Minor (3-2, 4.05) makes his league-high eighth start in the series opener against Railroaders RHP Jared Mortensen (1-1, 2.70).
Tuesday’s game is another CHN Tuesday and Taco Tuesday. Tuesday’s taco special includes $2.00 beef tacos and $5.00 margaritas.
Jared Shlensky and Brennan Mense bring you all 100 RailCats game this season on WEFM (95.9 FM) and online at railcatsbaseball.com. Ticket packages for the 2018 Gary SouthShore RailCats season are available online at railcatsbaseball.com and can also be purchased by calling the RailCats ticket line at (219) 882-BALL. The RailCats box office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
A day at U.S. Steel Yard is non-stop fun, and that's even without the baseball! The RailCats promise a wide array of laugh-out-loud between inning entertainment, great giveaways, jaw-dropping fireworks and a family-first, kid-friendly atmosphere! RailCats fans come in all ages, shapes, and sizes, and the RailCats promise every fan will have fun.
U.S. Steel Yard
One Stadium Plaza
Gary, IN 46402