On Sunday, April 26, at 1:00 p.m. the Phillies and Citizens Bank will be throwing the Phillie Phanatic a big party in honor of his birthday - and fans of all ages will be treated to some special surprises on-field at Citizens Bank Park before that day's game against the Atlanta Braves
This Weekend at Citizens Bank Park (April 24-26): Phillies vs. Braves
Homestand to feature Citizens Bank Phanatic Birthday Celebration, Philadelphia Science Festival Night presented by DOW, Celebrate Sundays concession specials & more.
One of the most significant moments in Major League Baseball history is when Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier on April 15, 1947. The Phillies will pay tribute to this milestone and celebrate the 68th anniversary of the occasion with a "Jackie Robinson Salute" at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday, April 21, before and during the 7:05 p.m. game against the Miami Marlins.
The Phillies fight to end ALS - the devastating neuromuscular condition for which there is no known cause or cure - continues with three upcoming charity events featuring unique experiences and opportunities for fans. Events include the Phillies Phestival (tickets on sale April 22), The Phantastic Auction (April 23-May 14), and a new "Together We Fight" t-shirt, designed by third baseman Cody Asche and his wife, Angie, which will launch with an autograph signing (April 25).
Find out what's happening this weekend at Citizens Bank Park as the Phillies play the Nationals, April 10-12. Highlights include a Phillies Memorabilia Live Auction preview, Asian Pacific Celebration and Turkey Hill Kids Opening Day.
Broadcast: NBC10, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP and WTTM 1680 AM (Spanish). Nemours Opening Day pre-game ceremonies will also stream live on www.phillies.com. Additionally, the NBC10 Welcome Home Phillies special will air from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.