PRESS RELEASE – The Boston Red Sox have announced that the Portland Sea Dogs will return to play a game at Fenway Park in 2011; the sixth annual Futures at Fenway presented by Xfinity minor league doubleheader is scheduled for Saturday, August 20th at Fenway Park.
Similar to the five previous events, family-friendly ticket and concession prices along with kid-friendly activities will highlight this day of minor league fun at America’s Most Beloved Ballpark.
After a one year absence, the Red Sox Double-A affiliate, the Portland Sea Dogs will return to take part in the 2011 Futures at Fenway. They will be joined by the Pawtucket Red Sox, Boston’s Triple-A affiliate in the International League. Portland will face off against the Binghamton Mets (Double-A affiliate of the New York Mets Organization) in the first game at 1:05 p.m. while Pawtucket will battle the Syracuse Chiefs (Triple-A affiliate of the Washington Nationals Organization) in the second game of the doubleheader.