A-Rod In Brevard This Weekend On Rehab vs Manatees

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Rodriguez is scheduled to play with the Yankees when they visit the Brevard County Manatees for a three-game series beginning on Saturday, July 6 at 6:35 p.m. at Space Coast Stadium in Viera. (Shutterstock image)

Alex Rodriguez is scheduled to play with the Tampa Yankees when they visit the Brevard County Manatees for a three-game series beginning on Saturday, July 6 at 6:35 p.m. at Space Coast Stadium in Viera. (Shutterstock image)

BREVARD COUNTY • VIERA, FLORIDA – The Tampa Yankees have announced that New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez will be joining the team as part of his Major League rehab assignment.

Rodriguez is scheduled to play with the Yankees when they visit the Brevard County Manatees for a three-game series beginning on Saturday, July 6 at 6:35 p.m. at Space Coast Stadium in Viera.

Alex Rodriguez has played in the Major Leagues for 20 seasons with the Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers and New York Yankees. A 14-time Major League All-Star and three-time American League Most Valuable Player, Rodriguez is Major League Baseball’s active leader with 647 home runs and 1,950 runs batted in.(Official NY Yankees image)

Alex Rodriguez has played in the Major Leagues for 20 seasons with the Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers and New York Yankees. A 14-time Major League All-Star and three-time American League Most Valuable Player, Rodriguez is Major League Baseball’s active leader with 647 home runs and 1,950 runs batted in.(Official NY Yankees image)

The games on Saturday, July 6 and Monday, July 8 are scheduled for a 6:35 p.m. first pitch, with gates opening at 5:30 p.m. The game on Sunday, July 7 is scheduled for a 5:05 p.m. first pitch, with gates opening at 4:00 p.m.

Rodriguez, 37, is currently rehabbing from hip surgery that took place in January of this year.

A 14-time Major League All-Star and three-time American League Most Valuable Player, Rodriguez is Major League Baseball’s active leader with 647 home runs and 1,950 runs batted in.

Tickets for all three games of the series between the Yankees and the Manatees can be purchased in the following ways:

• In person at the Space Coast Stadium box office. The box office is located below the main entrance of the stadium. The box office will open at 12:00 p.m. on all three days.

• By calling 321-604-3242. Phone orders will be taken from 12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Sunday and from 12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Monday.

• By going to ManateesBaseball.com. Please note that online tickets sales will end at 12:00 p.m. on all three days.

All seating at Space Coast Stadium for Manatees’ games is general admission and tickets are $7 each in advance and $8 each on the day of the game.

For more information on the Brevard County Manatees, call 321-633-9200 or go online to ManateesBaseball.com. Also, don’t forget to like the Manatees on Facebook at facebook.com/manateesbaseball or follow the Manatees on Twitter at twitter.com/bcmanatees.


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