York Revolution fans have chance to give team sendoff for Atlantic League title series
- The York Revolution will face the Long Island Ducks in the Atlantic League Championship Series.
- The series starts Wednesday evening in Central Islip, New York.
- Fans can give the Revs' players a sendoff on Wednesday morning outside of PeoplesBank Park.
Over the next several days, the York Revolution baseball team will attempt to win its third Atlantic League championship in the team's 11-year franchise history.
The Revs are now offering their fans an opportunity to give the team a spirited sendoff for its best-of-five title series against the Long Island Ducks.
The sendoff event is set for 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the George Street parking lot at PeoplesBank Park. The team will depart from the parking lot at approximately 8:30 a.m.
The Freedom Division champion Revs will face the Liberty Division champion Ducks in the championship series.
Game 1 and Game 2 are both set for Central Islip, New York, on Wednesday, Sept. 27, and Thursday, Sept. 28, respectively. Both games are set for 6:30 p.m. starts.
The series will return to York for Game 3 at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29.
Game 4, if needed, will be 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, and Game 5, if needed, will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1. Both of those games are also set for PeoplesBank Park.
York recently won the Freedom Division second-half regular-season title. That earned the Revs a berth in the Freedom Division Championship Series against first-half champion Southern Maryland. The Revs won the best-of-five Freedom Division playoff title series over the Crabs, 3-1, to earn a berth in the league title series.
The Revs completed a major turnaround this season after finishing last in the Freedom Division first-half standings.
York is attempting to win its first Atlantic League title since 2011. That was the Revs' second-straight crown after also winning the championship in 2010.
York is 2-0 in its only two appearances in the league title series.