ALTOONA - Sunday night's game between the Altoona Curve and Erie SeaWolves has been postponed due to rain in the area. The game will be made up at Jerry Uht Park during the August 16-18 series in Erie.
Fans who had tickets to Sunday night's (July 21st) contest at Peoples Natural Gas Field can exchange them for any other remaining 2013 Altoona Curve home game for equal or lesser value based on availability.
The Candy Cane Jersey auction that was scheduled for tonight's game will now be held on the Tuesday, August 13 game against the Portland Sea Dogs. The Christmas-themed jerseys are presented by Reliable Towing Tire and Auto and will be auctioned off during the game to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
The postgame fireworks show that was also scheduled for tonight's postponed game has also been rescheduled for the contest on August 14th.
Altoona will travel to Trenton to begin a three-game set with the Thunder on Monday night. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. at Arm & Hammer Park. LHP Eliecer Navarro (2-3, 4.63) will take the mound for the Curve in his first career start against the Thunder. He will be opposed by RHP Sean Black (2-3, 4.22) who will be making his first start of the season against Altoona.
--Altoona Curve Media Relations
The State College Spikes postponed their game in the 5th inning of play on Sunday. It will be completed, beginning Monday at noon. Following the rest of that game, Monday's originally scheduled game will be played (shortened to 7 innings).