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Mud Hens Return Home For Eight Game Homestand

Posted May 21st, 2009 by Jason Griffin  Category: Sports, Toledo.com

 

The Toledo Mud Hens return home on Friday, May 21 to begin an eight-game homestand versus the Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles) and the Charlotte Knights (Chicago White Sox).

Toledo Mud Hens Promotions for May 21-June 1

Monday, May 25
(Norfolk, 1st pitch at 5:00 PM – Gates open at 4:00) – The Mud Hens will host the Norfolk Tides on Memorial Day in the first game of their homestand. It is the only visit of the year for the top affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles. Our nation’s colors will be presented by the Perrysburg Marines during pre-game festivites. The contest between the Hens and Tides can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA.

Tuesday, May 26
(Norfolk, 1st pitch at 6:30 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Mud Hens will host the Norfolk Tides for the second game of the series. Bret Michaels, star of the VH1 reality show Rock of Love and lead singer of the band Poison, will be singing ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’ during the seventh inning stretch. The contest between the Hens and the Tides can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA.

Wednesday, May 27
(Norfolk, 1st pitch at 10:30 AM – Gates open at 9:00) – The Mud Hens will host the Norfolk Tides for the final of three School Celebration Days in 2009 Kids will receive school folders upon exit. The contest between the Hens and the Tides can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

Thursday, May 28
(Norfolk, 1st pitch at 6:30 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Mud Hens will host the Norfolk Tides in the final game of a four-game series. Batman is set to appear at Fifth Third Field and there will be a cape giveaway for kids 12 and under. It is also the first of five days of a Mud Hens memorabilia garage sale. The contest between the Hens and the Tides can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA.

Friday, May 29
(Charlotte, 1st pitch at 7:00 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Hens and the Knights meet up for the first game of their four-game series. It is the only visit of the year for the top affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. It is Deaf Awareness Night, there will be post-game fireworks and the Mud Hens memorabilia garage sale continues. Ballreich’s potato chips will be given away upon exit. The contest between the Hens and the Knights can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

Saturday, May 30
(Charlotte, 1st pitch at 7:00 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Mud Hens will host the Charlotte Knights for the second game of the series. Toledo Walleye head coach Nick Vitucci will be in attendance with the ECHL’s Riley Cup. The Mud Hens memorabilia garage sale continues; there is also an Adult/Child 1-Day Baseball Camp and there will be post-game fireworks. The contest between the Hens and the Knights can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

Sunday, May 31
(Charlotte, 1st Pitch at 6:30 PM – Gates open at 5:00) – The Hens will host the Charlotte Knights for the third game of the series. Prior to the game it is Team Autograph Day (5:00-5:45) and the first 2,000 kids 12 and under will receive Team Photos upon entering the game. It is the fourth day of the Mud Hens memorabilia garage sale. Following the game the kids will be allowed to run the bases and there will also be post-game fireworks. The contest between the Hens and the Knights can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

Monday, June 1
(Charlotte, 1st Pitch at 7:00 PM – Gates open at 6:00) – The Hens will host the Charlotte Knights for the final game of the homestand. It is the final day of the Mud Hens memorabilia garage sale. The Southview Mens Ensamble will be performing the national anthem. The contest between the Hens and the Knights can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA.

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