(Central Islip, N.Y.) – The Lengthy Island Geese defeated the California Dogecoin 5-1 on Saturday afternoon in a spring coaching sport at Fairfield Properties Ballpark.
The Dogecoin opened the scoring within the first inning with an RBI single to left-center area by Kenton Strachan. It stayed that method till the fourth when the Geese put up a three-spot to take a 3-1 lead. A solo residence run to left area by Edward Salcedo, an RBI double by Jesse Russo and a sac fly to proper off the bat of Adeiny Hechavarria did the injury. Luis Guerrero added a two-run homer to left within the sixth, extending the benefit to 4.
Geese starter Brett Kennedy earned the win, tossing 5 innings of one-run ball, permitting simply three hits whereas placing out 4. Chris Cepeda got here on in aid and pitched two scoreless innings, conceding two hits whereas placing out 5 batters.
Along with the sport, the Geese hosted their annual Fan Fest on the ballpark. Followers have been handled to free admission and enjoyable actions all through the day. Season ticket holders have been invited to a meet-and-greet with Geese supervisor Wally Backman, whereas Bethpage Children Membership Members have been in a position to decide up their membership packets. Followers had the unique alternative to look at the groups take batting observe after which have been launched to the Geese spring coaching roster previous to the sport’s first pitch.
The Geese proceed their spring coaching schedule on Monday, April 24, towards the Lengthy Island Black Sox. Recreation time is slated for 1:00 p.m., with the Fairfield Properties Ballpark gates opening at 12:30. Admission to the exhibition sport is free for Geese full season ticket holders, whereas a $5 donation to the QuackerJack Basis will apply for all different followers.
Following spring coaching, the Geese will start the 2023 season, introduced by Catholic Well being, on Friday, April 28, once they go to the Excessive Level Rockers at 6:35 p.m. Opening Evening at Fairfield Properties Ballpark will observe 4 days afterward Tuesday, Might 2, when the Geese host the Staten Island FerryHawks at 6:35 p.m. Gates will open at 5:35 (5:20 for full season ticket holders), and the primary 1,500 followers in attendance will obtain Geese Reversible Bucket Hats, courtesy of P.C. Richard and Son. Followers are inspired to be of their seats by 6:15 to get pleasure from pregame crew introductions. Tickets for the sport, and all Geese video games, can be found by visiting the Fairfield Properties Ballpark field workplace, calling (631) 940-TIXX.
The Lengthy Island Geese are members of the Atlantic League of Skilled Baseball, a Skilled Associate League of Main League Baseball. Over 8.5 million followers have loved the Geese model of reasonably priced, enjoyable leisure at Fairfield Properties Ballpark since inception in 2000. For additional data, go to LIDucks.com or name 631-940-DUCK (3825).
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