Fans guide to Cleveland Indians 6-game homestand vs. Twins, Cardinals beginning May 8

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A guide to the six-game homestand that begins Friday at Progressive Field vs. the Twins:

Note: District Tickets are sold out for Friday and nearly sold out for Saturday — if you want District Tickets for remaining home games, especially weekend games, get them now by clicking here.

6:10PM starts: The Cleveland Indians remind fans that Tuesday and Wednesday’s home games against the St. Louis Cardinals at Progressive Field will begin at 6:10PM ET, an hour earlier than typical weeknight games.

The club is testing an earlier weeknight start time during the season’s early months to support the best interests of our players and fans, in an effort to avoid potential weather issues. Additionally, families and children who may be attending the games will arrive home an hour earlier.

Indians, Uber team up: The Indians are proud to partner with Uber Cleveland to provide Tribe fans with safe, reliable transportation to and from Progressive Field.

Fans can use code “TRIBE20” to take $20 off their first ride. Uber will also be at the The Corner at Progressive Field this Friday, May 8 as well as numerous times throughout the season distributing items and signing up riders.

All-Star Game voting now open: Voting is now open for the 2015 All-Star Game, and for the first time, it will be done completely online through the 2015 MLB All-Star Game Ballot at Indians.com.

Fans can vote for Michael Brantley, Jason Kipnis and the rest of their favorite Tribe players to get them to the 2015 All-Star Game, July 14 on FOX from Cincinnati. Fans can vote up to 35 times at MLB.com/vote, or visit the voting booth at Progressive Field, near Section 153. Indians staff will be on site to assist fans in voting for their favorite Tribe players

 

Friday, May 8 vs. Twins @ 7:10PM

ALL GATES: OPEN at 6PM (Right Field Gate/Family Deck open at 5PM)

Broadcast Information: SportsTime Ohio-HD, WMMS/IRN (radio subject to change)

Sugardale Dollar Dog Night: Friday will be the first of 15 dollar dog nights throughout the 2015 season. There will also be a Sugardale sampling on Gateway Plaza before the game.

50/50 Raffle: The 50/50 Raffle will be available for all home games in the 2015 season. The raffle supports Cleveland Indians Charities in its mission to provide softball and baseball programs to the underprivileged youth of Cleveland, among other philanthropic efforts.

Uber representatives will be at The Corner: Uber Cleveland will be at The Corner bar passing out tchotchkes and providing fans with a passcode for a free first ride up to $20.

 

Saturday, May 9 vs. Twins @ 4:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 2PM

Broadcast Information: SportsTime Ohio-HD, WTAM/WMMS/IRN

1995 AL Championship Commemorative Pennant, courtesy of Northeast Ohio Media Group: 10,000 fans will receive a 1995 AL Championship Commemorative Pennant upon entering Saturday’s game.

RTA route changes: Due to ODOT construction and RTA rail repairs, the West Side Red Line will be replaced by buses between Tower City and the Airport from Saturday, May 9 through Sunday, May 10.

Pregame activities in the Right Field District: Come to the ballpark early and enjoy pregame activities with the Strikers including air hockey, jenga and more!

Terrace Club: The third floor of the Terrace Club will once again be open to the public in 2015. Check it out for great food and views – make reservations on OpenTable.com!

 

 

Sunday, May 10 vs. Twins @ 1:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 11AM

Broadcast Information: SportsTime Ohio-HD, WMMS/IRN (radio subject to change)

KeyBank Kids Fun Day: Back for another season, KeyBank Kids Fun Day will take place every Sunday of 2015. Families can enjoy kid friendly activities in the newly renovated Kids Clubhouse including performances from Manny The Magician, Great Lakes Science Center, Jungle Terry and a pregame interview with a current Indians player.

MLB Honorary Bat Girl presentation: Alecia Dennis, a 26-year-old mother of one from the Columbus area, is the Indians representative in Major League Baseball’s 2015 Honorary Bat Girl Contest, which seeks to recognize those who have experienced cancer. Alecia will be recognized pregame.

Susan G. Komen Pink Ribbon: 100 people will be on the field pregame creating a large pink ribbon to honor those who are fighting breast cancer.

Kids Run the Bases Presented by Cleveland Clinic Children’s: Young Tribe fans will have the opportunity to run the bases like their favorite players after the game. All kids (12 & under) can stay immediately after the game to take part, and will receive an item from Cleveland Clinic Children’s when they’re finished.

Purell post-game sampling: Fans are able to take free samples of Purell hand sanitizer after the game. Samples will be available at all gates.

 

 

Tuesday, May 12 vs. Cardinals @ 6:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 5PM (Right Field Gate opens at 4PM)

Broadcast Information: SportsTime Ohio-HD, WTAM/WMMS/IRN (radio subject to change)

Indians tote bag, courtesy of MLB Network: 10,000 fans will receive an Indians tote bag upon entering the gate.

50/50 Raffle: The 50/50 Raffle will be available for all home games in the 2015 season. The raffle supports Cleveland Indians Charities in its mission to provide softball and baseball programs to the underprivileged youth of Cleveland, among other philanthropic efforts.

Buy Early to Save: Fans who purchase tickets early and online will always receive the best prices on game tickets. Buying tickets online rather than at the box offices provide fans the best deals.

 

Wednesday, May 13 vs. Cardinals @ 6:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 5PM (Right Field Gate opens at 4PM)

Broadcast Information: SportsTime Ohio-HD, WTAM/WMMS/IR

Members of OSU wresting team to throw out first pitch: The Ohio State University wrestling national champions Logan Stieber and Nathan Tomasello will be throwing the ceremonial first pitches at today’s game.

Ballpark app: Download MLB.com’s Ballpark app and stay up to date on all things Tribe. Ballpark features mobile check-in offers from KeyBank, Majestic and New Era, an interactive concourse map, exclusive team videos and more.

 

Thursday, May 14 vs. Cardinals @ 12:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 11AM

Broadcast Information: SportsTime Ohio-HD, WTAM/IRN (radio subject to change)

Today’s Getaway Game is presented by the UPS Store: The UPS Store presents today’s getaway travel game. A representative from one of more than 40 local The UPS Store locations will throw out the first pitch.

 

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