Bulls face key series

August 10, 2009 

Minor League Baseball

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees at Durham Bulls

7:05 p.m. Friday, Durham, Durham Bulls Athletic Park

The Yankees and Bulls are two of the elite teams in the International League this season. Every game is crucial for the Bulls, who are in a three-way battle for the lead in the South Division.

Minor League Baseball

Birmingham Barons at Carolina Mudcats

6:15 p.m. Saturday, Zebulon,Five County Stadium

If nothing else, Saturday night's promotion is Pint Glass Day. The first 1,200 adults ages 21 and up receive a free Mudcats pint glass.

NFL

Arizona Cardinals at Pittsburgh Steelers

8 p.m. Thursday, ESPN,Pittsburgh, Heinz Field

It's not the Super Bowl. In fact, it's not even the regular season. But it's professional football nevertheless, and the sight of a Super Bowl rematch is a promising sign for the fall.

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