Happy July 3rd! Our Biggest Day At Cheney Stadium
Ten years ago tonight, my wife and I went on our first real date together to the July 3rd game at Cheney Stadium. It’s been an amazing journey with her, and while we can’t go tonight (she’s working) we’ll always be there in spirit and it will always be a special game for us.
It’s here, the biggest day of the year for the Tacoma Rainiers: the annual July 3rd Fireworks game.
Cheney Stadium is going to be full, the Rainiers will be decked out in specialty jerseys, we’ll have pregame festivities, and the fireworks show will be spectacular. There may be a few tickets left – act quickly if you need ’em, and know that they’ll probably be standing room only.
On the field, the Rainiers could use a win. After winning the opening game of this five-game series against Salt Lake, Tacoma has dropped three in a row. The team would like to put on a good show for the big crowd and end the homestand with a win.
While it went against the Rainiers last night, we did see the type of amazing moment that makes sports great. It was unfortunate for Tacoma, but it’s worth recapping.
Tacoma had a…
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