Mariners Press Release
Mariners conclude opening homestand against White Sox
Ichiro Bobblehead Night, Salute to Armed Forces Day and Little League Day highlight weekend promotions.
THE SETUP: The Mariners are set to conclude their 10-day, 9-game opening homestand with three games against the Chicago White Sox at Safeco Field beginning Friday with right-hander Hector Noesi on the mound. Great seats are available for all remaining games during the homestand, including Ichiro Bobblehead Night, Salute to Armed Forces Day and Little League Day. For details about the best ticket deals, visit Mariners.com/tickets.
THIS WEEKEND: The Chicago White Sox arrive in town for a three-game series beginning tonight and bring with them Everett native and University of Washington alum Brent Lillibridge.
DATE OPP TIME TV RADIO PITCHING PROBABLES VS. CWS
Fri. April 20 White Sox 7:10 ROOT 710 ESPN RH Hector Noesi vs. LH Chris Sale
Sat. April 21 White Sox 1:05 FOX 710 ESPN RH Blake Beavan vs. RH Philip Humber
Sun. April 22 White Sox 1:10 ROOT 710 ESPN RH Kevin Millwood vs. LH John Danks
FRIDAY, APRIL 20 VS. WHITE SOX – 7:10 PM
- Ichiro Bobblehead Night. It has become one of the most highly sought after collectible in sports. The first 20,000 fans take home the Ichiro Bobblehead thanks to ROOT SPORTS. 2012 Bobblehead Series: 5/25 – Dustin Ackley, 6/15 – Felix Hernandez and 7/28 – Dan Wilson & Randy Johnson dual Mariners Hall of Fame Bobblehead..
SATURDAY, APRIL 21 VS. WHITE SOX – 1:05 PM
- Mariners Care Silent Auction: Every Saturday home game the Seattle Mariners will be hosting a Silent Auction to benefit Mariners Care. Select memorabilia including autographed baseballs, game-used bats, autographed jerseys worn in the Mariners TV commercials and other items. Go to Section 128 to participate.
- Kitchen Catcher. The first 10,000 fans pick up a Mariners “Kitchen Catcher” to collect food scraps and other compostable items in the kitchen. Presented by BASF, EcoSafe & Seattle Public Utilities.
- Salute to Armed Forces Day - Military Coin. The Mariners are proud to recognize the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces. The afternoon will feature a special pre-game ceremony beginning at 12:30 pm. Current and former members of the U.S. military receive special discounts. Following the game, 20,000 fans will take home a commemorative Mariners military coin courtesy of Boeing.
SUNDAY, APRIL 22 VS. WHITE SOX – 1:10 PM
- Little League Day - Mariners Drawstring Backpack. The Mariners are proud to salute Little Leaguers throughout the Northwest. All kids 14 and under take home a Mariners drawstring backpack. Little Leaguers can participate in a special pre-game parade on field. The parade starts at 11:30. Little Leaguers and their families can access the field at the Right Field ramp near Section 114.
PROMOTIONS SCHEDULE: See more details on the Mariners Promotions Page.
DATE OPP PROMOTIONS FOR WHITE SOX SERIES
Fri. April 20 White Sox Ichiro Bobblehead Night presented by ROOT Sports (first 20,000 fans)
Sat. April 21 White Sox Kitchen Catcher presented by BASF, EcoSafe & Seattle Public Utilities (first 10,000 fans)
Salute to Armed Forces Day – Military Coin presented by Boeing (first 20,000 fans)
Sun. April 22 White Sox Little League Day – Mariners Drawstring Backpack presented by Aquafina (all kids 14 and under)