The Sonoma County Grapes has postponed the second of two exhibition games that was to be played at Recreation Park in Healdsburg on Thursday.
Their opponent tonight was be the San Rafael Pacifics. The game will be played instead on Aug. 10 in San Rafael.
The Grapes hope to find a permanent home in Sonoma County next season.
The team aims to become the first professional club based in Sonoma County since Rohnert Park's Sonoma County Crushers of the independent Western Baseball League disbanded a decade ago.
Both teams are owned by San Rafael-based Centerfield Partners and play in the independent North American League.
Headed into Wednesday night's late game in San Rafael, the Grapes were 16-28 on the year and entrenched at the bottom of their four-team division. San Rafael, 30-20, is in first place.
Last week, the Grapes beat the East Bay Lumberjacks 8-2 in the first exhibition in Healdsburg.
Upcoming meeting to explore 4G wireless technology
Santa Rosa and Verizon are holding a series of meetings in coming weeks to allay concerns about its network of 4G “small cell” wireless antenna equipment being installed on utility poles around the city.
The four joint Verizon/city meetings will take place:
— Monday, Feb. 26, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 637 First St.
— Saturday, March 3, from 10 a.m. to noon at Veteran’s Memorial Building, 1351 Maple Ave.
— Thursday, March 8, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Veteran’s Memorial Building, 1351 Maple Ave.
— Saturday, March 10, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Veteran’s Memorial Building, 1351 Maple Ave.
In addition the City Council is planning to hold a study session on the issue Tuesday, March 6, beginning at 3 p.m. at City Hall, 100 Santa Rosa Ave.