This Week’s Promotions (8/24–8/30)

Monday 24th
Peoria Chiefs – Big Lebowski night
South Bend Silverhawks – Disco night. Come dressed in disco apparel and get a free ticket. Or pay $1 and get in on dollar night. You decide.

Tuesday 25th
Peoria Chiefs – Redneck night

Wednesday 26th
Iowa Cubs – Autographed ball giveaway

Thursday 27th
Burlington Bees – Iowa vs. Iowa State rivalry night
Lansing Lugnuts – Pink Floyd tribue night
Pawtucket Red Sox – Dunkin’ Donuts baseball card set
Peoria Chiefs – Car give away night
Gary Railcats – Blackhawks Night. The team will be giving away 1,500 Hoosier Bats with the blackhawks logo on them. They will also have two players (TBD) from the team on hand to sign autographs. You also get $2 off your ticket if you have a blackhawks shirt or jersey on.

Friday 28th (The Junkie’s Birthday)
This should be a holiday across baseball, but for some reason it still goes unnoticed. I may add a few extra promotions here just to see what baseball does do on my birthday.
Beloit Snappers – autographed baseball giveaway
Birmingham Barons – Players will be available pre game for autographs.
Charlotte Knights – Knights hat giveaway
Great Lakes Loons – Loons hat giveaway
West Michigan Whitecaps – Tiger Friday. Willie Hernandez, Milt Wilcox, and Dan Petry all make an appearance.
Los Angeles Angels – post game fireworks
St. Louis Cardinals – Busch bash friday. Tom Henke signing pre game
Arizona Diamondbacks – Post game fireworks
Florida Marlins – Billy Bingo and pre game autographs
Baltimore Orioles – Students get seats for $5. A fitting homage to the guy who still uses his college ID
Philadelphia Phillies – Retro Knip cap night
Boston Red Sox – No promotion, but the stadium is thanks enough.
Cincinnati Reds – Post game fireworks
Detroit Tigers – Post game fireworks
New York Yankees – Inagural season jersey coozie. And they play the White Sox. Maybe they will let the Sox win for me.
Kalamazoo Kings – Blankets for the homeless. Donate a blanket for free admission.
Rockford Riverhawks – Doubleheader and fireworks. Two of my favorite things.

Saturday 29th
Bristol Sox – Fan appreciation night. Free admission to all.
Baltimore Orioles – Harold Baines hall of fame induction at Camden Yards. I really wish I could be there. Could a quick flight be arranged?
Clinton LumberKings – NFL Trip giveaway
Great Lakes Loons – Willie Hernandez appearance
Kane County Cougars – Ozzie the Cougar bobblehead
Detroit Tigers – Curtis Granderson replica glove (7,500 kids)
Kalamazoo Kings – Blankets for the homeless. Donate a blanket for a free admission.
Rockford Riverhawks – Sammy Sosa bobblehead giveaway (1,000)

Sunday 30th
Beloit Snappers – Kyle Weaver bobblehead giveaway (500)
Milwaukee Brewers – Jeff Suppan bobblehead
St. Louis Cardinals – Adam Wainwright bobblehead day (25,000)
Detroit Tigers – Brandon Inge jersey backpack


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