Ahead of the 2022 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League Final, Cristian Roldan will throw the ceremonial first pitch in today’s Seattle Marines game
SEATTLE, WASH. – Ahead of Sounders FC’s game against Pumas UNAM in the 2022 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League Final, Sounders FC midfielder Cristian Roldan is expected to throw the first pitch in today’s Seattle Mariners home game at T-Mobile Park today. The Rave Green travel to Mexico City for the first leg of the SCCL Finals this Wednesday, April 27 before hosting the second leg the following Wednesday, May 4 at Lumen Field. Tickets for the return game in Seattle are still available at SoundersFC.com/Tickets.
Roldan leads the 2022 SCCL tournament with five assists, in addition to one goal in six matches, as well as one goal and two assists in seven league appearances. The University of Washington product ranks third all-time in club history for games played and recently topped the 250 mark for all-competition appearances in Rave Green. Roldan has 31 international caps for the United States Men’s National Team and was part of the squad that qualified for the 2022 FIFA World Cup last month.
Today’s game against the Kansas City Royals, scheduled for 1:10 p.m. PT, marks the final game of a nine-game home game for the Mariners, Seattle’s first home game series. in the 2022 Major League Baseball season. Roldan joins other Sounders to receive the honor such as Jordan Morris, Fredy Montero, Clint Dempsey, Ozzie Alonso, DeAndre Yedlin and more.
After a 4-3 road loss to the San Jose Earthquakes last night, Sounders FC are now gearing up for the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League final, starting with the first leg at Pumas in Mexico City Wednesday, April 27 (7:30 p.m. PT/FS1, TUDN, 93.3 KJR FM, El Rey 1360 AM). The rematch will be played in Seattle the following Wednesday, May 4 at Lumen Field (7:00 p.m. PT/FS1, TUDN, 93.3 KJR FM, El Rey 1360 AM). Sounders FC previously announced that the Lower Bowl inventory has officially sold out, with inventory remaining on both sides of the Upper Bowl.
WHO: Sounders FC midfielder Cristian Roldan
OR: T-Mobile Park – Seattle, Wash.
WHEN: Before the Mariners’ 1:10 p.m. PT game against Kansas City
WHAT: Ceremonial first pitch