Mississippi Braves Homestand Happenings

July 29, 2005 - Southern League (SL) - Mississippi Braves

News Release

Friday, July 29: vs Tennessee Smokies, 7:05 pm
WLBT Rob Jay Bobblehead Giveaway to the first 1,000 fans
The Braves unveil a new mascot compliments of GMC Trucks
Z106 radio media co-sponsor
National Anthem: Kara Miller, Age 11, Decatur, MS
First Pitch: Courtney Loehr & Coleman Greene of Turner South's Three-Day Weekend
Rob Jay, Sports Director for WLBT
Larry Cruise, President of Fowler Buick GMC
Joan Jolly - Name the Mascot Winner
Mike Bridges, Z-106
Field of Dreams: U-7 Dragons of Brandon Parks & Recreation
Clarion Ledger and The Courthouse Tennis Ball Toss after the game
Friday Night Fireworks Extravaganza

Saturday, July 30: vs Tennessee Smokies, 7:05 pm
Chipper Jones Bobblehead Giveaway to the first 1,000 fans presented by Southwest
US 96.3 media co-sponsor
First Pitch: SW Airlines Representative
National Anthem: Stacy White
Field of Dreams: 5-7 year old Buddy Ball team from Raymond Baseball League

Sunday, July 31: vs Tennessee Smokies, 5:05 pm
WOAD radio media co-sponsor
Mississippi Braves Team Autograph session for Season Ticket Holders Only at Cellular South Cafe
National Anthem: Vision - Christy Lewis, Paige Lewis, and Mandy Jackson - of Madison
Field of Dreams: 8-year old All Stars of Clinton Youth Association (2005 Dizzy Dean State Champions)
Kids Run the Bases presented by Time Warner Cable

** The Extra Innings Team Store is having a sale on select t-shirts, polo shirts, glassware, car flags, car magnets, keychains, lapel pins, and hats.


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