November 21, 2012 - International League (IL) - Rochester Red Wings
ROCHESTER, NY - Former Red Wings shortstop Jason Bartlett, who played in Rochester for parts of three seasons from 2004-06, will sign autographs at the team's Holiday Sale Event at Frontier Field from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon on Saturday. The annual event at the Team Store, which features discounted merchandise and holiday ticket packs, begins at 10:00 a.m. and concludes at 2:00 p.m. Spikes will also be on hand from 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.
Bartlett batted .323 with 137 runs scored in 186 games in a Red Wings uniform. He is a career .271 hitter in nine major league seasons with the Minnesota Twins (2004-07), Tampa Bay Rays (2008-10), and San Diego Padres (2011-12). He was an American League All-Star in 2009 with Tampa Bay.
The Team Store discounts, which apply only on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., include:
*MLB novelty items - buy one, get one 50% off
*Dana Hoiles jewelry - 25% off
*Books - 20% off
Also, with the purchase of any single item at the Team Store on Saturday, fans will receive a 25%-off coupon for a future single-item purchase (good until May 31, 2013).
There are two versions of the holiday ticket packs. The $30 Holiday Pack includes four undated tickets, a coupon for a 2013 Red Wings Yearbook, and a Red Wings t-shirt. The $32 Holiday Pack includes four undated tickets, a coupon for a 2013 Red Wings Yearbook, and a Red Wings cap.
Three different types of Voucher Books are available again this season. A book of ten undated Reserved seat vouchers are $57.50, a book of eight undated Upper Box vouchers are $66, and a book of eight undated Premium Box seat vouchers are $78.
Holiday Packs and Voucher Books make the perfect gift for Christmas, Hanukkah, birthdays, or any celebration during the offseason.
The Red Wings open their 2013 home schedule on Saturday, April 6 vs. Buffalo. The 72-game slate includes games on Mother's Day (May 12 vs. Columbus), Memorial Day (May 27 vs. Lehigh Valley), Father's Day (June 16 vs. Gwinnett), Fourth of July (vs. Pawtucket), and Labor Day (September 2 vs. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre), which is the regular-season finale.