Game on! Herd spring slate set
The Buffalo Bisons will get preparations for the 2011 season underway at the Spring Training home of the New York Mets in Port St. Lucie, FL. Pitchers and catchers report on February 15. After a month of workouts, the Herd will start a 13-game Spring schedule that will take us right up to the start of baseball in Buffalo.
The New York Mets will open their 2011 Spring Training at Port St. Lucie, FL when pitchers and catchers report on Tuesday, February 15. Mets’ position players are scheduled to arrive at Digital Domain Park on Saturday, February 19.
The Herd’s schedule will start on Thursday, March 16 in Jupiter, FL against the New Orleans Zephyrs (Florida). The Herd will play six games versus the Zephyrs, five games against the Memphis Redbirds (St. Louis) and two against the Syracuse Chiefs (Washington). The Bisons will play all their home games in the Mets complex at Port St. Lucie FL. All games, home and road, will be played at 1:00 p.m.
The Marlins and Cardinals each have their spring training facility in Jupiter, FL., while the Nationals spring training home is in Viera, FL.
Time Warner Cable SportsNet 13 will feature programing to get you ready for the 2011 season and beyond. Check out these great shows and stay up on the Herd like never before.
Hot Stove Show – Hear from New York Mets manager Terry Collins and Bisons skipper Tim Teufel at this year’s Hot Stove Luncheon at the Adam’s Mark Hotel.
Debut Show – Feburary 8 (6:30pm). Also airing Feb. 10 (6pm), Feb. 15 (6:30pm), Feb. 16 (9:30pm), Feb. 17 (6pm), Feb. 18 (10pm), Feb. 19 (6pm), Feb. 20 (5:30pm), Feb. 22 (6:30pm), Feb. 24 (6pm).
The Voice of the Bisons, “Ben Wagner” also introduces the Bisons’ new pinstripe jersery and team General Manager Mike Buczkowski updates fans on the many changes at Coca-Cola Field.