A's-O's opener postponed, twin bill set for Saturday

Day-night doubleheader will begin at 1:05 p.m. ET

BALTIMORE -- The Orioles-Athletics game on Friday night has been postponed due to inclement weather and has been rescheduled for Saturday at 1:05 p.m. ET as part of a split-admission doubleheader.

The second game of the doubleheader will begin as scheduled at 7:05 p.m., and separate admission is required for each game.

Right-hander Mike Wright will start for Baltimore in Game 1 on Saturday, while Friday night's scheduled starter, Ubaldo Jimenez, will start Game 2. Oakland will start left-hander Rich Hill for Game 1 and right-hander Jesse Hahn for Game 2.

Tickets and prepaid parking passes marked for Friday will be honored for the 1:05 p.m. game on Saturday and do not need to be exchanged. Gates for the first game will open at 11:35 a.m., and gate times for the 7:05 p.m. game will be announced at the conclusion of the first game.

Fans unable to attend the makeup game can exchange their May 6 game tickets for any remaining home game this season on a "dollar-for-dollar" basis. All exchanges are subject to availability and must be completed before July 11. Complimentary tickets are non-exchangeable. StubHub tickets are also non-exchangeable and must either be used for the 1:05 p.m. game on May 7 or resold on StubHub. Prepaid parking permits dated for May 6 are valid only for the 1:05 p.m. game on May 7.

Ticket exchanges can be performed at the Box Office or submitted in writing along with the original tickets and mailed via certified mail by July 11 to:

Baltimore Orioles
Attention: May 6 Rainout
333 West Camden Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
1-888-848-BIRD

Brittany Ghiroli has covered the Orioles for MLB.com since 2010. Read her blog, Britt's Bird Watch, follow her on Facebook and Twitter @britt_ghiroli, and listen to her podcast. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.