This Week’s Promotions (5/16-5/22)

A very good week gets even better as the weekend approaches. Get out and enjoy some baseball this week!

Monday 5/16:

Charlotte Knights – 50’s night

Detroit Tigers – Canadian Tigers fan night

Tuesday 5/17:

Charlotte Knights – 60’s night and ballpark bingo

Peoria Chiefs – As seen on TV night

Wednesday 5/18:

Akron Aeros – Richard Simmons Short Shorts Night

Bowling Green Hot Rods – Facebook fan night

Charlotte Knights – 70’s night

Peoria Chiefs – Around the world night

Thursday 5/19:

Charlotte Knights – 80’s night

Iowa Cubs – hat giveaway and mug club night

Friday 5/20:

Charlotte Knights 90’s night

Lansing Lugnuts – Pirates of the Caribbean night

Peoria Chiefs – 50’s night

West Michigan Whitecaps – Cody Ross bobblehead

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers – Player magnet giveaway 1 of 4

Gary Railcats – Opening night, Ted “the burning man” Batchelor, Rally towel giveaway, and schedule magnet

Chicago White Sox – Mullet night with fireworks set to 80’s mullet music

Cleveland Indians – Sinatra fireworks

Saturday 5/21:

Beloit Snappers – Team photo givaway

Dayton Dragons – Hometown heroes celebration nigh

Iowa Cubs – Team photo giveaway and autographs

Lansing Lugnuts – Mystery bobblehead giveaway

Peoria Chiefs – Glee night (run quickly!)

Quad City River Bandits – Stan Musial bobblehead giveaway

Gary Railcats – Fleece blanket giveaway

Chicago White Sox – White Sox welcome mat giveaway

Cleveland Indians – Choo replica jersey giveaway

Milwaukee Brewers – Kids Police team card set

Sunday 5/22:

Iowa Cubs – Celebration of the 30th anniversary of the team

Peoria Chiefs – Disney Day and post game player autographs

Toledo Mud Hens – team autographs

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers – Brewers Sunday and player poster giveaway 4 of 10

Gary Railcats – James “big Cat” Williams appearance

Milwaukee Brewers – Casey McGehee bobblehead giveaway

This Week’s Promotions (5/9-5/15)

Once again a very slow start to the week, but things pick up as the week goes on.

Monday 5/9:

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Tuesday 5/10:

Great Lakes Loons – Dodgers route of champions night

Memphis Redbirds – 30th anniversary of Charlie Lea’s no-hitter

Peoria Chiefs – Salute to Pawn shops night

Wednesday 5/11:

Chicago Cubs – cereal bowl giveaway

Thursday 5/12:

Birmingham Barons – 70’s night

Memphis Redbirds – Flyswatter giveaway

Friday 5/13:

Charlotte Knights – Rally towel giveaway

Fort Wayne Tincaps – Halfway to Halloween

Kane County Cougars – Halfway to Halloween

Lake County Captains – Superstition night

Lansing Lugnuts – Myron Noodleman

Lexington Legends – The Last American Cowboy appearance

Saturday 5/14:

Birmingham Barons – Glee night. Just like last year I thought I would post this so that you can be far away.

Bowling Green Hot Rods – Fireworks

Charlotte Knights – Pink baseball giveaway

Clinton LumberKings – team photo giveaway

Kane County Cougars – Halfway to Halloween

Lake County Captains – Star Wars night and reusable logo sticker giveaway

Lansing Lugnuts – Detroit Red Wings night

Memphis Redbirds – Salute to the Negro Leagues

Minnesota Twins – Twins cap

Cincinnati Reds – Sparky Anderson statue giveaway

Sunday 5/15:

Bowling Green Hot Rods – Axle’s birthday party

Fort Wayne Tincaps – post game autographs

Louisville Bats – “blue” from Blues Clues appearance

Detroit Tigers – Magglio Ordonez kids mini bat

This Week’s Promotions (5/2-5/8)

The beginning of the week is light, but things really pick up at the end this week.

Monday 5/2:

Iowa Cubs – Player autograph session

Tuesday 5/3:

Charlotte Knights – Strawberry festival kickoff and baseball bingo

Wednesday 5/4:

Burlington Bees – Beer and wing sampling

Peoria Chiefs – Fan vs. Food night

Chicago White Sox – Weather day

St. Louis Cardinals – Ice Mountain autograph night

Thursday 5/5:

Burlington Bees – Cinco De Mayo

Iowa Cubs – Mug club members receive their first beer free

Lake County Captains – Cinco De Mayo

Toledo Mud Hens – Cinco De Mayo night

Friday 5/6:

Akron Aeros – Cajun Toga Party and Fireworks

St. Louis Cardinals – Busch Bash Friday with John Mabry signing pre game

Saturday 5/7:

Clinton LumberKings – Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich/Italian Chicken Sandwich night

Great Lakes Loons – Superhero night with Spiderman appearance

Iowa Cubs – MDA jersey auction

Peoria Chiefs – Star Wars night

Toledo Mud Hens – Kentucky Derby Night

Kansas City Royals – Retro KC cap

Sunday 5/8:

South Bend Silverhawks – Team autograph session

Lansing Lugnuts – Mother’s Day celebration

Peoria Chiefs – Salute to mother’s and post game autographs

Toledo Mud Hens – Team autographs

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers – Mothers day and Brewers Sunday

This Week’s Promotions: 4/18-4/24

After some rain outs washed out some promotions this week it should make for some great weeks later in the summer when they are re-scheduled. Here are some of the better promotions this week:

Monday 4/18:

Birmingham Barons – logo ball giveaway

Louisville Bats –  Baseball bingo

Chicago Cubs – Cubs winter gloves

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This Week’s Promotions (4/11-4/17)

I primarily do this for myself, but thought that if I am looking all of this up why not publish it? I cover mainly the teams in my area (Sox, Cubs, Silverhawks, Railcats). I also do try and get most of the Midwest League promotions as well as anything that I find of interest. Here are this week’s promotions.

Monday 4/11:

Beloit Snappers – Opening Day and schedule magnet giveaway

Bowling Green Hot Rods – Opening day and t-shirt giveaway

Burlington Bees – Opening day and magnet schedule giveaway

Cedar Rapids Kernels – Opening night and Magnet schedule giveaway

Kane County Cougars – Opening day and post game autographs with team

South Bend Silverhawks – Opening day and $1 night

West Michigan Whitecaps – Salute to the most boring day in history

Chicago White Sox – Wall calendar giveaway

Tuesday 4/12:

Cedar Rapids Kernels – Magnet schedule giveaway

Lexington Legends – 34 cent hot dog night

Chicago White Sox – Frank Thomas bobblehead

Wednesday 4/13:

Cedar Rapids Kernels – Magnet schedule giveaway

Toledo Mud Hens – Schedule Magnet giveaway

Chicago White Sox – Wall calendar giveaway

Thursday 4/14:

Cedar Rapids Kernels – Magnet schedule giveaway

Toledo Mud Hens – Schedule Magnet giveaway

Friday 4/15:

Fort Wayne Tincaps – Jackie Robinson Night

Iowa Cubs – Opening day and fireworks

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers – Miller Lite seat cushion giveaway

Chicago White Sox – Jackie Robinson Day and calendar

Saturday 4/16:

Columbus Clippers – Opening day and AAA Champions hat giveaway and Opening Day parade

Iowa Cubs – Bob Feller bandana giveaway and magnet schedule

South Bend Silverhawks – team logo ball giveaway

Chicago White Sox – Rally cap giveaway

Sunday 4/17:

Fort Wayne Tincaps – Post-Game Autographs

Iowa Cubs – Mike Quade jersey shirt giveaway

South Bend Silverhawks – Team autograph session

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers – Brewers Sunday

Chicago White Sox – Pre game autograph session for kids