Friday and Saturday games at Houston postponed
As has been reported, everyone has been keeping an eye on Hurrican Ike as it makes its way through the Southeast. Because of the potential threat in the Houston area, the Friday and Saturday night games will be postponed to another date. Below is the press release from the Astros:
ASTROS POSTPONE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY GAMES (SEPT. 12-13) AGAINST THE CHICAGO CUBS
Rescheduled dates for the postponed games have yet to be determined
HOUSTON, TX — The Houston Astros announced today that the club has postponed the games scheduled for Friday (Sept. 12) and Saturday (Sept. 13) against the Chicago Cubs because of the potential impact of Hurricane Ike on the Houston area. The announcement was made by Astros President of Business Operations Pam Gardner.
There are various scenarios under consideration with regards to the rescheduling of the postponed games.
Fans that have tickets to the Friday and/or Saturday night games should retain those tickets, as they will be valid for the rescheduled game dates once those dates are determined.
The Astros continue their series against the Pittsburgh Pirates tonight at 7:05 PM at Minute Maid Park.