WILMINGTON, N.C. – Rain suspended Saturday night’s game between the Wilson Tobs (5-5, 2-5 CPL) and the Wilmington Sharks (6-4) in the 1st inning at Legion Stadium.
The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Saturday, June 19 at Historic Fleming Stadium. Play will resume at 5:00 p.m. ET with the Sharks at the plate leading 2-0 in the bottom of the 1st. The Sharks will be the home team in game one which will be played until the full completion of nine innings. Game two will start 30 minutes after the completion of game one and will run seven innings.
The 2021 Cornhole Tournament, originally slated to start at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 19, will be rescheduled to a date to be determined in the future. Any and all updates for the make-up can be found at www.WilsonTobs.com.
The Tobs return home to Historic Fleming Stadium on Sunday, June 13 to take on the Edenton Steamers at 6:00 p.m. ET. Gates open at 5. Bring your dog to the game for free treats and tags during our 2021 Bark at the Park sponsored by Coastal Posh Boutique. Hang out with the Maggie Society during the game to meet their adoptable dogs, learn about their fostering program and get your puppy fix. Be sure to take advantage of all of the deals on Cash Saver Sunday presented by State Farm Jana Lake and T.L. Herring: $1 hotdogs, $2 nachos and $2 snocones. Fans who buy all three have the chance to win cash and Tobs prizes. Fans who can not make it to the game can stream it on FloBaseball.TV or watch locally on Greenlight Channels 2 or 900-HD.
The Wilson Tobs enter their 25th season as a founding member of the Coastal Plain League. The upcoming season for the Tobs will see community outreach, increased participation in helping the less fortunate, a Pettit Cup Championship team, and more exciting entertainment than ever before. We would like to dedicate each successful season to the Wilson Community, Coastal Plain League Organization, Host Families, Corporate Partners, and the Dedicated Fans.
The Wilson Tobs have played host to over 100 alumni taken in the draft and have produced a dozen players who have gone on to play in the MLB, including Cy Young MVP winner Justin Verlander. For more information on the Wilson Tobs, visit our website www.WilsonTobs.com.