Phillies Press Release
This weekend at Citizens Bank Park, July 12-14: Interleague play is back with the Chicago White Sox
Features XFINITY Fireworks, Phans Feeding Families Food Drive, Mr. Monopoly, Ronald McDonald, All-Star Sendoff & much more!
CHICAGO WHITE SOX
FRIDAY: 7:05 p.m. … Ashburn Alley - 4:35 p.m.; Other gates - 5:35 p.m. … Broadcast: CSN, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP, SAP (Spanish), WOGL HD4 (Spanish) and WTTM 1680 AM (Spanish).
• XFINITY Fireworks Night. Immediately following the game, a world-class fireworks show choreographed to music will take place.
• National Anthem: Uncle Sam's Singers.
• First Ball: Jeff Stiteler, representing Comcast.
• Player Ticket Program: Lee's VIPs (CHOP).
• Dual Events at Sports Complex: Philadelphia Soul take on the Utah Blaze at 7:35 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Center.
SATURDAY: 4:05 p.m. … Gate openings: Ashburn Alley - 1:35 p.m.; Other gates - 2:05 p.m. … Broadcast: CSN, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP, SAP (Spanish) and WOGL HD4 (Spanish).
• Phans Feeding Families Food Drive Collection. It's a team effort to help fight hunger!
- As part of the Phans Feeding Families summer hunger relief program, fans are urged to bring a donation of non-perishable food to all entrance gates at Citizens Bank Park.
- Fans can show their support by purchasing Phans Feeding Families commemorative pins in ballpark at the Majestic Clubhouse Store and NewsStands as well as online.
• Sprinklerfitters Local 692 Day. First Ball: Augustine Musika.
• First Balls:
- Mr. Monopoly, representing McDonald's, with help from Ronald McDonald.
- Connor Donovan, representing Bank of America.
- Jerry Methven, representing Waste Management.
• National Anthem: Melmark Joybells.
• 7th Inning: Mr. Monopoly and Ronald McDonald will dance with the Phanatic!
• Player Ticket Program: Howard's Sluggers (PAL).
SUNDAY: 1:35 p.m. … Gate openings: Ashburn Alley - 11:05 a.m.; Other gates - 11:35 a.m. … Broadcast: PHL 17, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP, SAP (Spanish) and WOGL HD4 (Spanish).
• Majestic All-Star Sendoff for Domonic Brown, Cliff Lee and Phanatic, as they head to Citi Field to represent the Phillies in the 2013 All-Star Game. Ed Pfeiffer from Majestic will present jerseys to each All-Star on-field during pregame.
• Pennsylvania Auto Theft Prevention Authority Travel Mug for fans 15 & over. First Ball: Sophia Davis.
• National Anthem: Break from Blue Collar.
• God Bless America: Mark Luckenbill.
• PAL Honorary Bat Boy: Aidan Hines, six-years-old.
• Book Signing: Rich Westcott will sign copies of his book Philadelphia's Top 50 Baseball Players from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. on the main concourse adjacent to the NewsStand behind section 111.
• Phillies Charities, Inc. Silent Auction: 11:35 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., First Base Gate. Features new and game-used autographed memorabilia.
Tickets: Fans can purchase tickets at phillies.com, by calling 215-463-1000 or in-person at the First and Third Base Gate Ticket Windows as well as the Ticket Kiosks (24/7).
Traffic: Motorists are reminded they can log on to www.511pa.com, www.511nj.org or call 511 from any phone before or after the game to check traffic conditions on major highways surrounding the Sports Complex. A vast option of transit services is also available; for a SEPTA schedule please visit www.septa.org.
Social Media: Fans can follow the action before and during the game on www.facebook.com/phillies and via Twitter: @phillies, also featuring in-game "tweet your ticket" and other special opportunities - just for phollowers!
Extra! Extra! The 2013 Phillies Yearbook and Issue 4 of the 2013 Phillies Magazine, featuring Phillies outfielder Domonic Brown, now available at the Majestic Clubhouse Store or ballpark NewsStands.