Bandits Invited To Throw Out First Pitch At The Cubs Game
CHICAGO, IL. – The Chicago Bandits will swap out the softball for a baseball as they throw out the first pitch this Sunday, May 26, at Wrigley Field where the Cubs are facing off in a seven-game homestand against the Cincinnati Reds.
Head Coach Lauren Lappin along with members of the team were invited to be recognized before game time.
The Bandits are approaching their upcoming season with the first game scheduled for June 6 at 7:35 p.m. against the Cleveland Comets following games for the rest of the weekend (June 13-16) at Parkway Bank Sports Complex.
First pitch is set for 1:20 p.m. at Wrigley Field this Sunday.
ABOUT CHICAGO BANDITS
Since 2005, the Chicago Bandits have been members of the National Pro Fastpitch league. Entering their 15th season as a franchise, the Bandits have provided the Chicago area with high-level softball talent and entertainment en route to capturing six regular-season titles and four Cowles Cup championships, the most recent coming during the 2016 campaign. Located in Rosemont, the Bandits play at Parkway Bank Sports Complex, one of the premier softball facilities in the nation. Parkway Bank Sports Complex is the only stadium in the country built exclusively for a women’s professional softball team. The Bandits provide an opportunity for female fastpitch softball players to further their careers at the professional level and have included legendary figures such as Jennie Finch, Tammy Williams and Stacy May-Johnson.