Babe Ruth was nicknamed "The Colossus of Trout" because his skills on the field derived from summers spent fishing the old-fashioned way––with a baseball bat and shallow water. Earn an epithet of your own with today's Groupon: for $8, you get two reserved-seat tickets to a Kannapolis Intimidators game against the Hickory Crawdads (a $16 value) at Fieldcrest Cannon Stadium. Choose from the following games:
- Friday, April 15 at 7:05 p.m.
- Saturday, April 16 at 7:05 p.m.
- Sunday, April 17 at 5:05 p.m.
A minor-league Class-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox, the Kannapolis Intimidators have their gloves oiled to climb the ranks of the South Atlantic League while providing fans with the hard-hitting action of professional baseball. Cheer as manager Teddy Thompson uses complicated hand signals and oversized cue cards to command his platoon of bat-wielding basemen, including outfielders Nick Ciolli and Brady Shoemaker. From the family-friendly confines of "The Cannon," delight in the electrifying atmosphere of pro ball while savoring a tasty treat from one of the concession stands or doodling on an old-fashioned scorekeeper's forehead.