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RailCats Clinch Sixth Consecutive Playoff Birth

Gary SouthShore RailCats BaseballGARY, IN. 9-2-2010 -The Gary SouthShore RailCats are once again headed to the Northern League Playoffs after clinching a berth this evening. The ‘Cats will take on either the Winnipeg Goldeyes or the Kansas City T-Bones in a best of five series starting Wednesday, September 8 and tickets are on sale now at 219.882.2255.

Tickets are on sale now for the first home game on either September 8 or September 10 and will cost $11 for box seats and $10 for reserved with groups of 20 or more receiving a $2 discount per ticket. The first home game for the RailCats will be a Times Family Day. Find the coupon in The Times and bring it to the ballpark to receive four box seat tickets, four hot dogs, and four sodas for only $40. There will also be giveaways on this day as the RailCats will be handing out baseball gloves to the first 400 kids 12 and under to enter U. S. Steel Yard courtesy NIEMI Associates and The Times Media Company, in addition to rally towels awarded to the first 1000 fans. The second home game will include a t-shirt giveaway for the first 400 kids, courtesy Strack & Van Til and The Post-Tribune.

The RailCats enter the playoffs looking to advance to a sixth consecutive Northern League Championship series and capture the franchise’s third Northern League Championship. To purchase tickets call the RailCats at 219.822.2255 or visit www.railcatsbaseball.com.