Round Rock Express Return Home MondayApril 27, 2012 - Pacific Coast League (PCL) Round Rock Express
New Orleans ' roster features Matt Dominguez, widely considered one of baseball's best third baseman prospects. Dominguez was the 12th overall pick in the 2007 First-Year Player Draft out of Chatsworth [Calif.] High School. The Zephyrs bullpen includes 2012 Express member Beau Jones. Round Rock won three of four at New Orleans earlier this week, taking the final three games by a combined score of 25-2.
Monday's series opener features Dollar Hot Dog and Soda Night, presented by Mrs Baird's. There also will be a Child and Family Expo in the United Heritage Conference Center. The series continues with Two-For Tuesdays when all tickets are buy one get one free. Winning Wednesdays, presented by Texas Lottery, feature exciting game-show-like games between innings when fans have the chance to win fabulous prizes. The series concludes with The Original Thirsty Thursday, presented by Firetrol Protection Systems, with reduced draft beer and soda prices. There also will be Papa Murphy's Pizza sampling as fans exit the park following Thursday's game.
Sodexo, the concessionaire at The Dell Diamond, will host a STOP Hunger Canned Food Drive in partnership with the Capital Area food Bank prior to Wednesday night games. Fans can donate healthy, non-perishable items outside the first-base and home-plate gates for a free box of popcorn voucher redeemable at concession stands throughout The Dell Diamond.
Full-season, 20-Game Plan, and Flex Plan tickets still are available for the 2012 season; contact The Dell Diamond ticket office at 512.255.2255 for more information, or log on to www.RoundRockExpress.com.
Young fans also can join the Junior Sluggers program, presented by A+ Federal Credit Union. For $15, children ages 12 and under receive tickets to 15 games, a Junior Sluggers T-Shirt, a Fun Zone punch card 10-percent discount in the Railyard Team Store, a 10-percent discount on Express baseball and softball camps, an A+ Federal Credit Union $10 savings account voucher, a club newsletter, and a VIP front-of-the-line pass for running the bases after Sunday home games.
Express games are broadcast on The Horn 104.9 FM ESPN Austin and steamed live online at www.espnaustin.com.
Below are highlights and promotions for each game in the four-game series.
Monday, April 30 | 7:05 p.m. | Express vs. New Orleans Zephyrs (Miami Marlins)
media partners: KEYE-TV CBS Austin | News Radio 590 KLBJ AM (Emmis Austin Radio)
- $1 hot dogs and sodas, compliments of Mrs Baird's
- Child and Family Expo - United Heritage Conference Center
Tuesday, May 1 | 7:05 p.m. | Express vs. New Orleans Zephyrs (Miami Marlins)
media partner: 102.3 FM The Beat (Clear Channel Media)
- Two-For Tuesdays - buy one ticket, get one free
Wednesday, May 2 | 7:05 p.m. | Express vs. New Orleans Zephyrs (Miami Marlins)
media partner: Mix 94.7 FM (Entercom Communications)
- Winning Wednesdays, presented by Texas Lottery - games and prizes between innings
- Sodexo STOP Hunger Capital Area Canned Food Drive
Thursday, May 3 | 7:05 p.m. | Express vs. New Orleans Zephyrs (Miami Marlins)
media partner: 107.1 FM La Z (Emmis Austin Radio)
- The Original Thirsty Thursday, presented by Firetrol Protection Systems
- Papa Murphy's Pizza sampling after game (stadium exits)
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