Pirates-Nationals rainout rescheduled for July 2 single-admission doubleheader

The May 17 Nationals-Pirates game at Nationals Park has been rescheduled as part of a traditional, single-admission doubleheader on Saturday, July 2, with the first game beginning at 3:35 p.m. The second game will follow at 7:05 p.m. or later, depending on when the first game is completed.

Season tickets and individual game tickets for the postponed May 17 game can be exchanged at the Nationals Park Box Office for seats of equal or lesser value for the July 2 doubleheader or any remaining home game during the 2011 regular season*. All tickets for the July 2 game will be valid for both games of the doubleheader.

Individual game ticket holders, including those who purchased tickets for $2 Tuesday and Weather Day, can exchange their tickets at the Nationals Park Box Office. All $2 Tuesday tickets will be exchanged for the same or similar value seating location listed on the original $2 ticket. For more information on exchanging tickets purchased through nationals.com or the Nationals telephone charge line, please call 888.632.NATS (6287).

As part of the Independence Day weekend festivities, the Nationals will host a post-game fireworks show following the second game of the doubleheader against the Pirates on July 2.

On game days, the Nationals Park Box Office is open Monday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. until 30 minutes after the end of the game, and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until 30 minutes after the end of the game. Box office hours on non-game days are Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

*All rain check exchanges are subject to availability