CHICAGO (CBS) — The White Sox series opener against the Minnesota Twins set for Monday has been postponed due to rain.
The game will be made up as part of a straight doubleheader on Monday, July 19 – with Game 1 starting at 4:10 p.m. and the nightcap following about 30 to 45 minutes after the opener ends.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Warmer Temps Return This Week
Parking lots will open at 2 p.m. that day and gates will open at 3:10 a.m.
Both games will run for seven innings, and the White Sox and Twins can both add a 27th player for both games of the twinbill.READ MORE: With Eviction Moratorium Over, Many Chicagoans In Need Of Rental Assistance Are Still In Limbo
This is the second time in as many days that the White Sox have had to call off a game due to rain.
On Saturday, the White Sox game against the Seattle Mariners was suspended as torrential rains pounded the area in a round of several storms that also prompted tornado warnings – and in which tornadoes touched down in Crete and in Dyer, Indiana.MORE NEWS: Arab Americans in Illinois Will Finally Be Counted When They Get Their Vaccine
The White Sox played a doubleheader against the Mariners on Sunday. The Sox lost the first game 3-2, but won the second 7-5.