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Thunder And Deborah Heart And Lung Introduce New Program For Seniors

March 2, 2010 - Eastern League (EL) - Trenton Thunder News Release

(Trenton, NJ) On Tuesday, the Trenton Thunder introduced the "Silver Sluggers" program presented by Deborah Heart and Lung Center as a new way for seniors to enjoy the Thunder entertainment experience.

Dubbed by the team as "a great deal for the greatest generation", Silver Sluggers is essentially a fan club for anyone 55 years of age and older.

"Deborah Heart and Lung Center is excited about this new partnership with the Trenton Thunder and their Silver Sluggers program," said Tom Campbell, Director of Marketing and Public Relations for Deborah Heart and Lung Center. "It gives us an excellent opportunity to be involved with a great group of fans who support the baseball team. We hope this is the beginning of a long term collaboration with the Trenton Thunder and their loyal fans."

"We welcome Deborah Heart and Lung Center on board for our 2010 season as the presenter of this new, unique program for seniors," said Thunder General Manager Will Smith.

Silver Slugger membership includes: one seat at two Tuesday night games, (April 27 and June 15) a special Silver Slugger seat cushion, a specially designed large print scorecard, an "eat for free" voucher (hot dog, soda, chips) for each game, a 20% discount in the Thunder Company Store, and a membership card. There will also be special recognition raffles and Thunder fan favorite "Baseball Bingo" will be played at each game. Membership is $14.95 per person and additional tickets for any Tuesday game are just $7.

Members may also upgrade their package to attend any five Tuesday night games for just $29.95. Upgraded members will also receive a Thunder hat and a Silver Slugger coffee mug.

Interested fans are encouraged to visit for an order form. Members may also register by phone by calling 609-394-3300 ext 127.

In addition, all Tuesday night games this season are $1 Hot Dog nights.

Deborah Heart and Lung Center is a 139 bed, full-service, teaching hospital specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac, pulmonary and vascular diseases in adults, congenital and acquired heart diseases adults and in children. Diagnostic testing, second opinions, consultations with specialists, non-surgical alternatives including the latest technological advances and open heart surgery for adults and outpatient services for children.

All Trenton Thunder tickets, including Mini Plans, Season Tickets, Group Outings and Luxury Suites are on sale now at or by calling 609-394-3300.

Trenton begins its 2010 season by hosting the Erie Sea Wolves (double-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers) on Thursday, April 8. Game time is set for 7:05 p.m.

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