Indians Homestand Guide: 11 games vs. Tigers, Royals, White Sox featuring Dollar Dogs, Francona bobblehead

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The Indians return to Progressive Field for an 11-game homestand against the Detroit Tigers (September 10-13), Kansas City Royals (September 14-17) and Chicago White Sox (September 18-20).

LAW ENFORCEMENT NIGHT – SEPTEMBER 11

The Indians and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund will hold a special Law Enforcement Appreciation Night Friday, Sept. 11 at Progressive Field as the Indians play host to the Detroit Tigers.

The event, in its fourth season in Cleveland, is dedicated to honoring the service and sacrifice of all Ohio law enforcement and correctional officers and their families, while paying tribute to the tragic events of September 11, 2001.

Additional details about Law Enforcement Night can be found here.

TERRY FRANCONA SCOOTER BOBBLEHEAD

10,000 fans will receive a Terry Francona scooter bobblehead upon entering the gates on Saturday, September 12. The bobblehead, courtesy of Meritech, depicts Tito riding on his faithful red scooter, complete with vanity TITO license plate.

Prior to the 12th, bobblehead Tito can be seen cruising around town on the Indians social media channels. Be sure to follow #RideWithTito and keep up with his travels.

INDIANS NAMED NORTHCOAST 99 WINNER

The Cleveland Indians proudly announce their selection as a 2015 NorthCoast 99 Winner – one of the best workplaces in Northeast Ohio. The organization now is a five-time NorthCoast 99 winner and was the first professional sports franchise to earn this prestigious award in 2009.

NorthCoast 99 is an annual recognition program that honors 99 great workplaces for top talent in Northeast Ohio. The program was developed and is presented by the Employer’s Resource Council (ERC).
Thursday, September 10 vs. Tigers @ 7:10PM

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

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

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

Friday, September 11 vs. Tigers @ 7:10PM

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

Broadcast Information: SportsTime Ohio-HD, WTAM/WMMS/IRN
Sugardale Dollar Dog Night: Come down to the ballpark and enjoy a fan favorite — Sugardale Dollar Dog night, one of 15 this year.

Postgame Fireworks, presented by Wayside Furniture: Hang out after the game to enjoy fireworks set to Summer Nights. Rock out and revel in the last few late sunsets at the ballpark.

MLB 9/11 Remembrance Day: The Cleveland Indians, in part of a league wide initiative, will pause for a moment of silence to remember the events of 9/11.

Law Enforcement Day: The Indians and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund will hold a special Law Enforcement Appreciation Night Friday. Members of local law enforcement offices will be honored with a pregame presentation followed by a ceremonial first pitch by August 2015 National Officer of the Month Stephen Wilson of South Euclid. The national anthem will be sung by Columbus Police Officer Regina Dudley.

Pregame party: Come down to the ballpark early to enjoy pregame activities and performances by local artists on the RTA Summer Stage and at The Corner.

Alumni autographs: John McDonald and Jaret Wright will be on hand for fan autographs in Heritage Park from 6PM-6:30PM.

Authentics auction: Take home a piece of the game!  Check out the silent auction table located behind Section 155.  Bid on game-used and autographed memorabilia, authenticated by Major League Baseball.  Bidding ends at the final out of the 6th inning.

Saturday, September 12 vs. Tigers @ 7:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 5PM

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

Terry Francona scooter bobblehead, courtesy of Meritech: Upon entering the gates 10,000 fans will receive the Terry Francona scooter bobblehead.

Postgame Fireworks: Hang out after the game to enjoy fireworks set to Bar Sing-A-Longs — the tunes you croon out when you’ve had one too many.

Pregame party: Come down to the ballpark early to enjoy pregame activities and performances by local artists on the RTA Summer Stage and at The Corner.

Alumni autographs: John McDonald and Jaret Wright will be on hand for fan autographs in Heritage Park from 6PM-6:30PM.

MLB Equipment Drive: In partnership with the Baseball Tomorrow Fund and Major League Baseball, the Indians will hold an equipment drive benefiting local baseball and softball programs.

Topps postgame giveaway: Fans will receive Topps cards upon exiting the gates postgame.
Sunday, September 13 vs. Tigers @ 1:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 11AM

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

KeyBank Kids Fun Day: Bring your family to the ballpark and enjoy the last KeyBank Kids Fun Day of the season. Families can participate in several kid-friendly activities in the newly renovated Kids Clubhouse, including performances from Manny The Magician, Great Lakes Science Center, Jungle Terry, face painters, caricature artists and a pregame interview with a current Indians player.

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.

Step2: Join us this Sunday at the Kids Clubhouse by Step2 to celebrate Grandparents’ Day! Stop by for your chance to win Step2 toys and to receive your Step2.com discount card!

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.

Monday, September 14 vs. Royals @ 7:10PM

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

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

TeamSmile presentation: Representatives from TeamSmile will be recognized pregame for their dedication to improving local youths’ dental hygiene. The Cleveland Indians work with TeamSmile to provide area children with treatment and instruction in a fun environment while promoting the significance of good dental hygiene.

Visit the Bob Feller Exhibit: Be sure to check out the new Bob Feller Exhibit located on the Terrace Club third floor. Open to all fans, the exhibit features historic items such as Feller’s U.S. Navy jacket, his Opening Day no-hitter glove and much more.

Tuesday, September 15 vs. Royals @ 7:10PM

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

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

Ballpark app: Download MLB.com’s Ballpark app presented by KeyBank and stay up to date on all things Tribe. Ballpark features mobile check-in offers from KeyBank, Majestic, New Era and other partners, an interactive concourse map, exclusive team videos and more. Fans can also easily manage their tickets digitally through the app, and gain access to the Indians mobile-only entrance at the Right Field Gate.
Wednesday, September 16 vs. Royals @ 7:10PM

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

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

Roberto Clemente Award: Prior to Wednesday’s game, Carlos Carrasco will receive the Roberto Clemente Award, presented to a player who best represents the game of baseball through positive contributions on and off the field, including sportsmanship and community involvement. Carlos has shown great dedication to our community through Youth Camp visits, participation in reading programs and much more.
Thursday, September 17 vs. Royals @ 7:10PM

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

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

Social Media Night: Members of #IndiansTwitter will come together Thursday to enjoy a fun night of baseball and social media. Guests will participate in a player Q&A, receive an Indians player emoji shirt and more! Tickets can be purchased at Indians.com/SocialMediaNight. Emoji shirts will also be available in the Indians Team Shop.

Friday, September 18 vs. White Sox @ 7:10PM

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

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

Sugardale Dollar Dog Night: Come down to the ballpark and enjoy a fan favorite — Sugardale Dollar Dog night, one of 15 this year.

Alumni autographs: Dave Burba and Steve Karsay will be on hand for fan autographs in Heritage Park from 6PM-6:30PM.

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

Saturday, September 19 vs. White Sox @ 7:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 5PM

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

Alumni autographs: Dave Burba and Steve Karsay will be on hand for fan autographs in Heritage Park from 6PM-6:30PM.

Visit the Bob Feller Exhibit: Be sure to check out the new Bob Feller Exhibit located on the Terrace Club third floor. Open to all fans, the exhibit features historic items such as Feller’s U.S. Navy jacket, his Opening Day no-hitter glove and much more.
Sunday, September 20 vs. White Sox @ 1:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 11AM

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

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.

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.

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