NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Yankees’ postseason run has pressured NYCFC to maneuver its common season finale.
The MLS group has relocated its Oct. 22 match towards the Columbus Crew from Yankee Stadium to Citi Area. The beginning time will stay four p.m.
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The Yankees defeated the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night time to advance to the American League Championship Collection towards the Houston Astros. The most effective-of-seven ALCS might probably run till Oct. 21. NYCFC, which is partially owned by the Yankees, stated it moved the sport now as a result of discovering one other venue on brief discover wouldn’t be possible as a consequence of ticketing, pitch and operation necessities.
“Whereas we’re joyful for our companions, the New York Yankees, we perceive that relocating a house recreation is a big problem for followers,” NYCFC president John Patricof stated in a information launch. “We really feel Citi Subject will give our workforce one of the best probability of success on the sector and supply an excellent setting for our unimaginable followers.”
Followers who bought tickets to the sport at Yankee Stadium ought to obtain an e-mail explaining their ticket choices. They will additionally name 855-seventy seven-NYCFC or e-mail email@example.com.
NYCFC additionally needed to relocate its Sept. 23 recreation towards the Houston Dynamo to Pratt & Whitney Stadium in East Hartford, Connecticut, as a result of the Yankees wanted the date to make up a recreation that was rained out.
NYCFC has the Japanese Convention’s second greatest document (sixteen-eight-eight) and has clinched a playoff spot.