This Series at Citizens Bank Park (September 8-11)

PITTSBURGH PIRATES (September 8-11)

MONDAY: 7:05 p.m. … Gate openings: Ashburn Alley - 5:05 p.m.; Other gates - 5:35 p.m. … Broadcast: CSN, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP and in Spanish on SAP and 1680 WTTM.

  • Salute to Champions. Local baseball and softball teams that have reached the state championships and higher will be introduced on-field during pregame including:
    • Audubon Recreation Association Big Blue 8U (2014 Cal Ripken NWPA State Champions);
    • Audubon 8U Girls Softball (2014 Babe Ruth District 1 Pennsylvania State Champions);
    • Audubon Recreation Association 9U Boys (Cal Ripken 9U NWPA State Champions);
    • Audubon Recreation Association 10U Girls (2014 PA 10U Babe Ruth State Champions);
    • Audubon Recreation Association 12U (Cal Ripken 12U NWPA State Champions);
    • Broomall-Newtown Baseball 13U (2014 Babe Ruth 13U World Champions);
    • Broomall-Newtown Baseball 15U (2014 Babe Ruth 15U World Champions);
    • Doylestown Tigers 10U (2014 Cal Ripken SE Pennsylvania State Champions);
    • East Brandywine Bulls 11U (Cal Ripken 11U NWPA State Champions);
    • Exton Little League "Top Gun" 11-12 Girls (Little League PA State Champions);
    • Marlton Reds 9U (Cal Ripken 9U Southern New Jersey State Champions);
    • Marlton Reds 10U (2014 10U Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken World Series Champions);
    • Marlton 11U Cardinals (Southern New Jersey State Champions);
    • Marlton Reds 11U (2014 11U Southern New Jersey State Champions);
    • Marlton Reds 12U (Southern New Jersey State Champions;
    • Monroe Twp Little League 10-11 All Stars (New Jersey 10-11 State Champions);
    • Newark National Little League 13U (Junior Little League Regional East Champions);
    • Newark National District Team (DE State Champions);
    • Spring City Junior American Legion Post 602 (2014 Junior American Legion Pennsylvania State Champions);
    • Springfield Cougars Softball (Central League/Delaware County PIAA AAA State Champions);
    • Spring-Ford 10U (Cal Ripken 10U NWPA State Champions).
  • Combined No-No Pitchers Recognition. Cole Hamels, Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and Jonathan Papelbon will be recognized on-field prior to the game for combining to no-hit the Atlanta Braves in a 7-0 win at Turner Field on Monday, September 1, the first time in Phillies franchise history.
  • Employees of the Month for August will be recognized on-field during pregame.
  • First Ball: Liam Evans (7-years-old), representing Tastykake/USO.
  • National Anthem: Council Rock South Orchestra.
  • Fans who use their MasterCard can receive exclusive merchandise discounts at CBP.
  • Events in the Sports Complex: Ed Sheeran, Wells Fargo Center, 7:30 p.m.
  • Tickets: Fans can purchase tickets at phillies.com, by calling 215-463-1000 or in person at the First Base Gate Ticket Windows.

TUESDAY: 7:05 p.m. … Gate openings: Ashburn Alley - 5:05 p.m.; Other gates - 5:35 p.m. … Broadcast: CSN, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP and in Spanish on SAP and 1680 WTTM.

  • Boy and Girl Scouts Parade. Cheer on local scouts in uniform as they parade around the field prior to the game!
  • Apple Vacations Baseball 101 Night.
    • Earlier that day: The sold out Baseball 101 Clinic & Luncheon for Women, presented by Apple Vacations and Iberostar Hotels & Resorts, features a day-long event that gives 140+ female fans the chance to feel like a major leaguer.
    • 7th Inning: Participants from Baseball 101 will dance on the dugout with the Phanatic!
  • Special Welcome: Cathy Miller Cancer Fund.
  • Turkey Hill Check Presentation. During the 2014 season, Turkey Hill Dairy has contributed $100 for each Phillies victory and five cents for each carton of Phillies Graham Slam ice cream sold to support the Phillies RBI League's youth baseball and softball programs. Jason Hean, Senior Public Relations Coordinator representing Turkey Hill Dairy will present the check in the amount of $13,100 to the Phillies RBI League.
  • National Anthem: St. Edmond's Academy.
  • Color Guard: USS Barry Color Guard.
  • Fans who use their MasterCard can receive exclusive merchandise discounts at CBP.
  • Tickets: Fans can purchase tickets at phillies.com, by calling 215-463-1000 or in person at the First Base Gate Ticket Windows.

WEDNESDAY: 7:05 p.m. … Gate openings: Ashburn Alley - 5:05 p.m.; Other Gates - 5:35 p.m. … Broadcast: CSN, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP and in Spanish on SAP and 1680 WTTM.

  • Cholesterol Awareness Night presented by AstraZeneca. Know Your Numbers: Fans 18 years and over are encouraged to receive a free, cholesterol screening and meet Greg "The Bull" Luzinski at the screening booth (Left Field Gate), compliments of AstraZeneca.
  • Bark in the Park Night (Sold Out). Back by popular demand, this event will be held exclusively on the Budweiser Rooftop Bleachers with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Pennsylvania Animal Welfare Society (PAWS).
    • All fans can participate in the event by donating pet items such as blankets, canned dog and cat food and paper towels at all entrance gates.
    • Representatives from PAWS will also be on site inside the First Base and Left Field Gate with adoptable dogs and additional information on their organization.
  • Special Welcome: Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation; Squash Smarts.
  • Stephen Starr-Garry Maddox Barbecue Challenge Check Presentation.
  • Comcast Check Presentation. For each time during the 2014 season a Phillies pitcher retired the opposing batters in 1-2-3 order, Comcast has made a contribution to Phillies Charities, Inc. Comcast's Senior Director of Sports Brand Marketing, Matt Lederer will present a check in the amount of $25,000 to Phillies Charities, Inc.
  • National Anthem: Council Rock High School North.
  • Color Guard: North Penn High School JROTC.
  • First Balls: Philadelphia 76er Nerlens Noel; Representing Coca-Cola, Nikki Schaefer (Middletown, DE).
  • Fans who use their Citizens Bank VISA Debit Card or their MasterCard can receive exclusive discounts at CBP.
  • Events in the Sports Complex: Cirque Du Soleil, Wells Fargo Center, 7:30 p.m.
  • Tickets: Fans can purchase tickets at phillies.com, by calling 215-463-1000 or in person at the First Base Gate Ticket Windows.

THURSDAY: 7:05 p.m. … Gate openings: Ashburn Alley - 5:05 p.m.; Other Gates - 5:35 p.m. … Broadcast: CSN, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP and in Spanish on SAP and 1680 WTTM.

  • Patriot Day. Join the Phillies for an on-field salute dedicated to members of the military, Philadelphia Police Department, Philadelphia Fire Department, and first responders.
    • Police and Firefighters Celebration: The first 500 fans who purchase tickets through this promotion will receive an exclusive Phillies Police and Firefighters t-shirt. Also, $10 from each ticket sold through this promotion will benefit The Hero Thrill Show.
    • National Anthem: US Army Field Band Brass Quartet.
    • Color Guard: An All-Service Military Color Guard, members of the Philadelphia Police Department Ceremonial Color Guard and Philadelphia Fire Department Color Guard.
    • God Bless America: Philadelphia Police Officer, Nate Fulton.
    • America the Beautiful: US Army Field Band Brass Quartet.
    • Player Ticket Program: Hamels' Heroes (Liberty USO of PA and South Jersey).
  • Awards of Valor, presented by Chevrolet will be given to Philadelphia Police and Firefighters.
  • Fans who use their Citizens Bank VISA Debit Card or their MasterCard can receive exclusive discounts at CBP.
  • Events in the Sports Complex: Cirque Du Soleil, Wells Fargo Center, 7:30 p.m.
  • Tickets: Fans can purchase tickets at phillies.com, by calling 215-463-1000 or in person at the First Base Gate Ticket Windows.

Traffic:        Motorists are reminded they can log on to www.511pa.com, www.511nj.org or call 511 from any phone before or after the game to check traffic conditions on major highways surrounding the Sports Complex.

Phandom:        Fans are encouraged to check-in using the At the Ballpark, Citizens Bank Park's official mobile app! Fans can also follow the action before and during the game via @Phillies on Twitter, also featuring in-game "tweet your ticket" and other special opportunities. Plus, check out MLB.com's At Bat App for lots more.

Extra! Extra!    Final Issue of Phillies Magazine featuring Phillies Centerfielder Ben Revere and 2014 Phillies Official Yearbook featuring a look back at ten years of baseball played at Citizens Bank Park are available at the Majestic Clubhouse Store or ballpark NewsStands.

50/50 Tickets:   The Phillies Charities Inc. 50/50 Drawing will be held at every Phillies home game this season! Ticket sales will begin when gates open and close immediately after the 7th inning stretch. For more info, visit here.

Check it out:   Fans are invited to take self-guided tours of the Top 10 Moments of Citizens Bank Park, which are pictured on large hanging displays throughout the main concourse of Citizens Bank Park. More than 43,000 online votes on phillies.com were cast to select these top moments in the history of Citizens Bank Park.