Date: Wed, 6 Aug 2014 16:47:19 +0000
The Redbirds arrive back at AutoZone Park for a five-game weekend series against the division-rival New Orleans Zephyrs on Thursday. Check out the highlights of the week below, or CLICK HERE FOR A FULL SCHEDULE.
Thursday, August 7 vs. New Orleans – 7:05 pm (gates at 6pm)
• Michelob Ultra Patio Package: Fans can purchase the Michelob Ultra Patio Package that includes a 16 oz. Michelob Ultra and a Field Box ticket. Michelob Ultras will also be available for $3 above section 123 on the concourse in right field throughout the game.
Friday, August 8 vs. New Orleans – 7:05 pm (gates at 5pm)
• Rendezvous Beer Stein Giveaway: A limited number of fans 21 & older will receive a specially-designed Charlie Vergos Rendezvous beer stein which showcases current & former Redbirds stars
• Bimbo Bakeries Dollar Dog Night: Hot dogs are $1 all night long
• Coors Light Block Party
o Live music and $2 Coors Lights in the plaza from 5-7pm
• Collierville Night: Residents of Collierville can get discounted tickets to the game by calling 901-722-0294.
Saturday, August 9 vs. New Orleans – 6:05pm (gates at 5pm)
• Elvis Night: The Redbirds salute the King of Rock ’n Roll with this special night, featuring an Elvis tribute artist performing a pre-game concert in the plaza, a special 2-hour buffet package, and more Elvis fun!
• Medical Professionals Night: Those serving in the medical field are invited to AutoZone Park for a discounted ticket price by calling 901-722-0296.
• Post-game fireworks set to Elvis music
• Signature Saturday: Select Redbird players will be available in the plaza before the game to sign autographs
Sunday, August 10 vs. New Orleans – 6:05pm (gates at 5pm)
• Guaranteed Win Night: With a Redbirds loss, tickets from this night can be redeemed for any remaining Sunday – Thursday home game during the 2014 regular season.
• Kids Club Autograph Party: All members of Rockey’s Kids Club will be treated to a pre-game autograph session with select Redbird players in the Boardwalk from 5-5:15pm.
• Kids Run The Bases: Kids 12 & under run the bases following the game.
FULL PROMOTIONAL CALENDAR
Cooney and Lyons Earn Top Pitching Awards
Starting pitcher Tim Cooney was named the St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Pitcher for the month of July. The left-hander was 3-0 with a 1.95 ERA and three quality starts in four outings during the month. Find more information HERE.
Pitcher Tyler Lyons was named the PCL Pitcher of the Week for the July 28-August 3 period on Monday. The hurler tossed two complete games during the period and won both his starts. Read the FULL RELEASE.
Elvis Night Buffet Pack
Join the Redbirds celebrate the start of Elvis Week at AutoZone Park on Friday. As part of the night’s festivities, a special all-you-can-eat buffet is available for purchase. The ticket package gets you in the gates for the fun-filled night in addition to the available two-hour buffet. LEARN MORE (PDF)
Carlos Martinez Bobblehead Giveaway (2,000 fans)
On Friday, August 22, the Redbirds are giving away a Carlos Martinez bobblehead presented by FedEx. Martinez was optioned to Memphis on Friday and is expected to be with the team during the upcoming homestand. The giveaway will be available to 2,000 fans and is the third bobblehead in the set featured during the 2014 season.
Get TICKETS here or see what PROMOTIONS remain for the 2014 season.