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Hens Return Home On August 23rd for 8 Game Homestand

Posted Aug 20th, 2009 by Jason D. Griffin  Category: Sports, Toledo.com

 

The Toledo Mud Hens return home on Sunday, August 23 for an eight-game homestand versus the Louisville Bats (Cincinnati Reds) and the Indianapolis Indians (Pittsburgh Pirates).

Toledo Mud Hens Promotions for August 23-30

Sunday, August 23
(Louisville, 1st Pitch at 6:00 PM – Gates open at 5:00) – The Hens host the Louisville Bats, the top affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds, in a four-game series to open the homestand. The first 1,000 kids through the gates will receive Thunderstix in a free giveaway. It is also “Bullfrog Night” for Toledo’s new af2 team and 1,000 fans will receive mini footballs. Selected Mud Hens players will be signing pre-game autographs, and following the game kids can run the bases and there are post-game fireworks. The contest between the Hens and the Bats can be heard on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

Monday, August 24
(Louisville, 1st Pitch 6:30 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Hens host the Bats in the second of a four-game set. Fans will receive a Super Pretzel coupon upon exit. The contest between the Hens and the Bats can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA.

Tuesday, August 25
(Louisville, 1st Pitch 6:30 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Mud Hens continue a series with Louisville. Ronald McDonald is back for the final time this season – fun for the whole family at Fifth Third Field! Super Pretzel coupons will be given away upon exit. The contest between the Hens and the Bats can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

Wednesday, August 26
(Louisville, 1st Pitch 6:30 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Hens host the Bats for the final game of their season series. Be one of the 1st 1,000 fans through the gates at Fifth Third Field and receive a Mud Hens Baseball Cap presented by Farmers Insurance! The contest between the Hens and the Bats can be heard on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA.

Thursday, August 27
(Indianapolis, 1st Pitch 6:30 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Mud Hens host the Indianapolis Indians, the top affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates, in the first game of a four-game series. The ZOOperstars are set to perform at Fifth Third Field! The contest between the Hens and the Indians can be heard on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

Friday, August 28
(Indianapolis, 1st Pitch 7:00 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Hens continue their series with the Indianapolis Indians. The Mud Hens Garage Sale is back for great deals on merchandise in the concourse outside the Swamp Shop! Fans will receive Ballreich’s Potato Chips upon exit. There will also be post-game fireworks. The contest between the Hens and the Indians can be heard on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

Saturday, August 29
(Indianapolis, 1st Pitch 7:00 PM – Gates open at 5:30) – The Hens host the Indians in the third game of their series. Prior to the game, the Gene Cook Youth Baseball Camp teaches children who would normally not have the financial means to attend a baseball camp the fundamentals of baseball (hitting, fielding, pitching and base running). The camp is in honor of former Mud Hens General Manager Gene Cook, who passed away in 2002. During the game, the Mud Hens Garage Sale will continue in the concourse outside the Swamp Shop for great deals on merchandise! The Hens are hosting a Bat Auction with proceeds benefitting a local charity. There will also be post-game fireworks. The contest between the Hens and the Indians can be heard on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

Sunday, August 30
(Indianapolis, 1st Pitch 6:00 PM – Gates open at 4:30) – The Hens host the Indianapolis Indians in the final game of the homestand. The first 1,000 kids through the gates will receive Thunderstix in a free giveaway. The Mud Hens are asking fans to bring any new, unwrapped socks to the game. Proceeds will benefit Hannah’s Socks. The Mud Hens Garage Sale will continue in the concourse outside the Swamp Shop for great deals on merchandise. Selected Mud Hens players will be signing pre-game autographs, and following the game kids can run the bases and there are post-game fireworks. The contest between the Hens and the Indians can be heard on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA and seen live on BCSN.

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