Harrisburg Senators season opener postponed due to rain

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HARRISBURG, Pa. – Harrisburg Senators fans will have to wait another day for the teams 2017 season opener.  Thursday’s evening’s season-opening game between the Altoona Curve and the Senators has been postponed due to rain. The game will be made up as part of a double-header on Saturday evening.

The Senators will now begin their season with Friday’s regularly-scheduled game at FNB Field in Harrisburg beginning at 7 p.m.

On Saturday, the Curve and Senators will play a double-header consisting of two seven-inning games, with the first game beginning at 6 p.m.

Right-hander Alex McRae is now scheduled to be the starting pitcher for Friday night’s game. Lefty Brandon Waddell is slated to pitch the first game of Saturday’s double-header. The rest of the pitching rotation will be announced at a later time.