Home Run Derby, All-Star Game also Available Streaming Online
Rockland County, NY (July 8, 2019) – This Wednesday, July 9thhe Rockland Boulders host the first-ever All-Star Game between the Can-Am League and the Frontier League this week at Palisades Credit Union Park. Tuesday’s Home Run Derby, presented by MVP Healthcare, and Wednesday’s All-Star Game, sponsored by Good Samaritan Hospital and Rockland County Tourism, will be broadcast live nationally on Eleven Sports, and are available for streaming online at www.canamleague.tv.
Eleven Sports is available on DirecTV (channel 623 – HD), and Verizon FiOS (channel 597 – HD), as well as local cable carriers including Mediacom (679 in Des Moines and Cedar Rapids, Iowa; 879 in Quad Cities); Google Fiber (251), Hawaiian Telecom (1091, SD 91), RCN (571, SD 393), Atlantic Broadband (501), enTouch (472) and AT&T U-verse (1665).
Festivities start with Tuesday’s Home Run Derby, with airtime at 7:30 pm. The Frontier team will be represented by Ryan Long (Evansville Otters), Carlos Castro (Evansville), Braxton Martinez (River City Rascals), and Hector Roa (Washington Wild Things), while the Can-Am squad will feature Alfredo Marte (New Jersey Jackals), Audy Ciriaco (Sussex County Miners), Taylor Brennan (Trois-Rivieres Aigles), and Grant Heyman (Rockland Boulders).
In addition, a Legends Team will join the competition, featuring former New York Met Mookie Wilson, former New York Yankee Jesse Barfield, and former Yankee and current part-owner of the Rockland Boulders, John Flaherty.
Wednesday’s All-Star Game will then take center-stage, with airtime set for 7:00 pm. This year’s contest will be the first ever hosted by the Boulders and the first-ever professional All-Star Game to be held in Rockland County.
All- Star Week Events Schedule
Tuesday, July 9 – 11:00 am, at New York Country Club – Guest Speaker, New York Yankees broadcaster John Sterling.
Tuesday, July 9 – 7:30 pm at Palisades Credit Union Park – Home Run Derby, featuring Legends Team, including Mookie Wilson, Jesse Barfield, and John Flaherty.
Wednesday, July 10 – 7:00 pm at Palisades Credit Union Park – All-Star Game featuring Can-Am League vs. Frontier League.
About Rockland Boulders and Bottom 9 Baseball, LLC
The Rockland Boulders are entering their 9thseason in the Canadian American Association of Professional Baseball (“Can-Am League”) in pursuit of the post-season for the sixth straight year. In 2016, Rockland’s first former player reached Major League Baseball when outfielder Stephen Cardullo made his debut with the Colorado Rockies on August 26. In 2014,the Boulders won their first Can-Am League Championship. Proud to be part of the rich history of professional baseball in the New York City region, during the 2017 season the team welcomed its 1,000,000thfan to Palisades Credit Union Park located in Rockland County, NY. In 2012 and 2014, Rockland was named the Can-Am’s “Organization of the Year.” The Boulders are owned and operated by Bottom 9 Baseball, LLC (B9B), a sports and entertainment company comprised of former executives from all levels of major and minor league sports. B9B is committed to providing superior customer service and quality, affordable family entertainment experiences for the Lower Hudson Valley and northeast New Jersey. Slide to www.rocklandboulders.comfor more information.