MOREHEAD CITY, NC June 20, 2014 – Tonight’s Marlins game against the Fayetteville Swampdogs has been postponed to due to unsafe field conditions, and the unnecessary risk of injury resulting from those field conditions.
A make up for this game has not yet been decided, and will be announced at a later date.
Friday’s postponement is the second of the season for Morehead City, with the other one coming June 5 against Edenton.
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