San Jose Giants Action Packed Homestand Preview: August 10-August 16August 9, 2012 - California League (CalL) San Jose Giants
On Sunday, August 12 the Giants will take on the JetHawks at 6:00 PM and it will be National Spirit of '45 Day sponsored by CareMore. The game will be followed by Postgame Fireworks courtesy of Dignity Memorial.
Promotions and Special Events:
A Giant Luau presented by Alaska Airlines: The San Jose Giants will bring Hawaiian culture to Municipal Stadium for the sixth annual A Giant Luau on Friday, August 10, presented by Alaska Airlines. The evening will be full of Hawaiian festivities ranging from hula dancers and island music to Hawaiian cuisine and a special pig roasting ceremony in Turkey Mike's BBQ. The team will be wearing special Hawaiian themed jerseys that will be auctioned off during the game. In addition to all the festivities, Alaska Airlines is giving away two FREE round-trip tickets to one lucky fan. Fans that wear their Hawaiian gear to the game Friday night will receive two free future game tickets and the first 1,000 fans in attendance will receive festive leis.
Alaska Airlines Thunderstick Giveaway: The first 1,000 fans through the gates on Friday will also receive Thundersticks courtesy of Alaska Airlines.
KRTY Family Friday: Friday is the second to last KRTY Family Friday of the season. Be sure to stop by the KRTY booth at the ballpark and check out the live broadcast and enter to win great prizes. Fans can visit krty.com to print out their KRTY Family Four Pack which includes four tickets, four hot dogs and four sodas for just $33. In addition, check online for a special KRTY Buy One Get One Free ticket offer good for one free upper reserved or general admission ticket of equal or lesser value for every regularly priced ticket purchased.
OSH Merchant Games: Fans can pick up complimentary admission tickets at participating OSH stores to the night game Friday, August 10 and the day game Thursday, August 16. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis, while quantities last.
Blossom Valley All-Stars of San Jose Celebration: On Sunday, August 5 the Blossom Valley All-Stars of San Jose captured the Pony Mustang World Series by defeating Puerto Rico 10-1 in Burleson, Texas. The team outscored its opponents 74-4 in four tournament games and is the first Northern California team to win the Mustang Division World Series in 40 years. On Saturday, the San Jose Giants will welcome the team to the ballpark and recognize them during a pregame ceremony.
A Giant Slumber Party: On Saturday, August 11 don't just plan to come to the game.take part in the first-ever A Giant Slumber Party at Municipal Stadium. Camp out on the outfield grass, watch The Sandlot on the video board and enjoy a continental breakfast in the morning. For more information, contact Kellen Minteer at firstname.lastname@example.org or (408) 380-4500.
San Francisco Giants Hat Giveaway sponsored by Pepsi: The first 500 fans to the ballpark on Saturday will receive San Francisco Giants hats courtesy of Pepsi.
Pepsi Max Silver Saturday: Saturday will also be another Pepsi Max Silver Saturday as the Giants will be sporting their special 25th Anniversary jerseys. Be sure to pick up some Pepsi Max at your local retailer for our Buy One Get One Free ticket offer good for one free upper reserved or general admission ticket of equal or lesser value for every regularly priced ticket purchased.
LGBTQA "Equality for Everyone" Night: Saturday is the 2nd Annual LGBTQA "Equality for Everyone" Night at the ballpark with raffle prizes given away throughout the game. For more information visit their website at www.sanjosepride.com or "Like" them on Facebook.
Mix 106.5 Saturday in the Park: Families looking for tickets on Saturday can visit kezr.com to print out their Mix Family Four Pack which includes four tickets, four hot dogs and four sodas for just $33. In addition, check online for a special Mix Buy One Get One Free ticket offer good for one free upper reserved or general admission ticket of equal or lesser value for every regularly priced ticket purchased.
Martinelli's Apple Juice Kids Run the Bases: Following the conclusion of Saturday's game, kids are invited down onto the field to run the bases, courtesy of Martinelli's Apple Juice.
Tony & Alba's Pizza and Pasta: Join members of the San Jose Giants front office and team after the game at Tony & Alba's Pizza and Pasta on 5885 Santa Teresa Blvd. The cost is $11 per person and to sponsor your favorite Giants player. To sign up call Linda Pereira at (408) 380-4519.
National Spirit of '45 Day sponsored by CareMore: Join the San Jose Giants on Sunday, August 12 for the inaugural Spirit of '45 Day at Municipal Stadium. For more information contact Robert Corpus at 408-912-1042 or email@example.com.
Postgame Fireworks presented by Dignity Memorial: Sunday's game will be followed by Postgame Fireworks courtesy of Dignity Memorial.
KBAY's Giant Sunday: Fans can visit kbay.com to print out their KBAY Family Four Pack for Sunday's 6:00 PM game which includes four tickets, four hot dogs and four sodas for just $33. In addition, check online for a special KBAY Buy One Get One Free ticket offer good for one free upper reserved or general admission ticket of equal or lesser value for every regularly priced ticket purchased. Be sure to stop by the KBAY booth at the ballpark and enter to win great prizes.
Alliance Credit Union Kids Eat Free Sunday with coupon from Mercury News: Families can cut out the Alliance Credit Union Kids Eat Free coupon from Sunday's Mercury News and redeem it at the San Jose Giants Box Office. For every youth ticket purchased, fans will receive a free hot dog and soda. The coupon must be presented at the time of purchase and allows for only one ticket per coupon.
Merchant Games: Be on the lookout at local businesses and stores for complimentary tickets to the night game on Wednesday, August 15 and day game on Thursday, August 16.
2012 Single-Game Ticket Pricing:
Box Seat - $16
Upper Reserved - $13
General Admission - $10
General Admission Youth/Senior - $7
*General Admission tickets are NOT assigned seating. They are on a first come first serve basis in the stadium grandstand and bleachers.
Throughout the season, single game tickets will be available at the Box Office and over the phone at (408) 297-1435 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday, and Saturdays from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Tickets are also available online at sjgiants.com.
On the Airwaves:
Comcast Hometown Network Coverage: The San Jose Giants and Comcast Hometown Network have once again joined forces to bring fans an expanded schedule of 20 LIVE television broadcasts during the 2012 season. The games can be viewed live on Comcast Hometown Network Digital Channel 104 throughout most Northern California regions. Tune in and catch the action for the first two games against the Lancaster JetHawks, Friday, August 10 and Saturday, August 11. Joe Ritzo will be joined by Rocky Koplik for the first game, while Greg Young will serve as the color analyst for the middle game of the series.
Watch on MiLB.TV: The San Jose Giants are on MiLB.TV for the 2012 season. Fans who cannot make it to Municipal Stadium can now enjoy all San Jose Giants home baseball games for a monthly subscription of $9.99 or purchase the 2012 yearly subscription for $39.99. All home games will be streamed live and also be available on demand. With a subscription fans will also receive access to more than 2,500 Minor League games so that they'll never miss a pitch, a prospect or a promotion. For more details and to sign up for their subscription, fans should log on to sjgiants.com and click on MiLB.TV.
Streaming Live: Every Giants game can be heard live on the San Jose Giants official website at sjgiants.com. Joe Ritzo is behind the microphone for his ninth season as the voice of the Giants. Fans can also find team information such as updated rosters, statistics, game notes, and news by visiting the website.
Listen at the ballpark on 92.9 FM: Fans at the game can now listen to the game at the ballpark! Tune into 92.9 FM inside the main seating bowl at Municipal Stadium to listen to the live radio broadcast.
Listen on your mobile phone: Also, San Jose Giants games are being streamed live on your mobile phone. Listen to every San Jose Giants game wherever you are. The San Jose Giants Mobile App is available to download now for FREE in the App StoreSM for your iPadR and iPhoneR or the Android Marketplace.
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