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Homestand Highlights: Stripers Host First Xolos De Gwinnett Night, Ronald Acuna Jr. Bobblehead Giveaway

May 16, 2019 - International League (IL) - Gwinnett Stripers News Release

WRENCEVILLE, Ga. - The Gwinnett Stripers return to Coolray Field for a seven-game homestand from May 21-27. The Stripers will host the Charlotte Knights (Chicago White Sox) for three games from May 21-23 and the Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles) for four games from May 24-27. The homestand includes the first Xolos de Gwinnett Night on May 23, Salute to Armed Forces and Friday Fireworks on May 24, a Ronald Acuna Jr. National League Rookie of the Year Bobblehead Giveaway on May 25, a Memorial Day Picnic on May 27, and more.

Here's a full look at the homestand:

Tuesday, May 21 - Stripers vs. Charlotte Knights (Chicago White Sox)

Game Time: First pitch is at 7:05 p.m. Coolray Field gates will open at 6:00 p.m.

Presenting Sponsor: Coolray Heating & Air Conditioning

Coolray Family Value Tuesday: Each Tuesday, get $2 hot dogs and $1 desserts

Wednesday, May 22 - Stripers vs. Charlotte Knights (Chicago White Sox)

Game Time: First pitch is at 7:05 p.m. Coolray Field gates will open at 6:00 p.m.

Presenting Sponsor: Kicks 101.5 FM

Wet Nose Wednesday: Dogs receive free admission with a paid owner on The Bank every Wednesday. Upgrade your ticket to the Doggie Bag for $13 (includes 1 General Admission human ticket, a hot dog, and a doggie bandana)

Thursday, May 23 - Stripers vs. Charlotte Knights (Chicago White Sox)

Game Time: First pitch is at 7:05 p.m. Coolray Field gates will open at 6:00 p.m.

Xolos de Gwinnett Night: As one of 72 teams participating in Minor League Baseball's "Cope de la Diversion" initiative, the Gwinnett Stripers will transform into the "Xolos de Gwinnett" as a celebration of the thriving Hispanic community in Gwinnett

Food Truck: Real Mexican Vittles

Friday, May 24 - Stripers vs. Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles)

Game Time: First pitch is at 7:05 p.m. Coolray Field gates will open at 6:00 p.m.

Salute to Armed Forces: Help us pay tribute to our brave service men and women. The Stripers will wear special camo jerseys, which will be available for purchase in an online auction. The auction will open a day in advance of the game and run until 8:45 p.m. on the day of the game. Fans are encouraged to pre-register at http://gostripers.milbauctions.com

Friday Fireworks: Stick around after the game for a spectacular fireworks display

Food Truck: Soul Truckin' Good

Saturday, May 25 - Stripers vs. Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles)

Game Time: First pitch is at 6:05 p.m. Coolray Field gates will open at 5:00 p.m.

Ronald Acuna Jr. National League Rookie of the Year Bobblehead Giveaway: First 2,500 fans will receive a bobblehead of former Stripers outfielder and current Atlanta Braves superstar Ronald Acuna Jr., courtesy of Gwinnett Medical Center

Food Truck: Dogs on Wheels

Sunday, May 26 - Stripers vs. Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles)

Game Time: First pitch is at 1:05 p.m. Coolray Field gates will open at 12:00 p.m.

Presenting Sponsor: Georgia United Credit Union

Sunday Funday: Bring your family to Coolray Field each Sunday for pregame Catch on the Field and postgame Kids Run the Bases

Monday, May 27 - Stripers vs. Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles)

Game Time: First pitch is at 6:05 p.m. Coolray Field gates will open at 5:00 p.m.

Presenting Sponsor: Aaron's

Swag Monday: The first 500 fans will receive aviator sunglasses and vinyl baseballs

Memorial Day Picnic: Upgrade your experience this Memorial Day and include a pregame all-you-can-eat picnic in The Cove to your trip to Coolray Field

Tickets for all Gwinnett Stripers home games are on sale now at the Coolray Field Ticket Office and online at GoStripers.com/tickets.


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