Homestand Guide: It’s a weekend to celebrate at Progressive Field

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The first-place Indians return to Progressive Field on Tuesday, July 26 to take on the Nationals, Athletics and Twins in a nine-game homestand.

INDIANS HALL OF FAME WEEKEND

The Indians will hold a Hall of Fame induction ceremony pregame on July 30 to induct alumni Jim Thome, Albert Belle, Frank Robinson and Charlie Jamieson.

INDIANS TO HOST FIRST YOGA DAY AT PROGRESSIVE FIELD

The Indians will host the very first Yoga Day at Progressive Field in the Right Field District on Saturday, August 13 from 12:30-1:30PM. Participants can relax with an hour of yoga and receive access to other exclusive events throughout the day including a Happy Hour at the Corner Bar (cash bar for alcoholic drinks, juice bar), participation in the pregame parade, admission to the Indians vs. Angels game at 7:10PM and Rock ‘N’ Blast post-game fireworks spectacular. Yoga Day tickets are available at Indians.com/Yoga.

CHRIS ANTONETTI HEADLINES PCA’S ‘BREAKFAST WITH THE INDIANS’

The Positive Coaching Alliance’s Cleveland Chapter will host a Breakfast with the Indians event at Progressive Field on August 16 with Cleveland Indians president of baseball operations Chris Antonetti headlining an all-star panel. Other panelists include Indians director of player development Carter Hawkins and former big leaguer and manager of youth baseball development initiatives Matt Kata, with Fox Sports Ohio broadcaster Jeff Phelps moderating the discussions.

Tickets for the PCA’s Breakfast with the Indians can be purchased at positivecoach.org/events/breakfast-with-the-indians.

MIKE NAPOLI WINS 2016 CLEVELAND INDIANS HEART AND HUSTLE AWARD

The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is pleased to announce Mike Napoli as the Cleveland Indians 2016 Heart and Hustle Award winner. This esteemed award honors active players who demonstrate a passion for the game of baseball and best embody the values, spirit and traditions of the game. The Heart and Hustle Award is also the only award in Major League Baseball that is voted on by former players.

 

NATIONAL SERIES FOCUS/PROMOTIONS/EVENTS

Tuesday, July 26 vs. Nationals @ 7:10PM

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

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

MLBPAA Heart and Hustle Award Presentation: Indians manager Terry Francona will present the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association Heart and Hustle award to Indians first baseman Mike Napoli pregame.

Kluber’s Kids: This new program, presented by Cleveland Clinic Children’s, hosts a Cleveland Clinic Children’s patient and their family every homestand. Guests have a pregame experience that includes watching batting practice and meeting Corey Kluber.

 

Wednesday, July 27 vs. Nationals @ 12:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 11AM

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

Indians Tumbler Cup courtesy of University Hospitals: 10,000 fans will receive an Indians tumbler cup courtesy of University Hospitals.

Today’s Getaway Game 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.

 

ATHLETICS SERIES FOCUS/PROMOTIONS/EVENTS

Friday, July 29 vs. Athletics @ 7:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 5PM

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

Pregame in the District presented by Budweiser: Pregame in the District presented by Budweiser features $2 Budweiser cans from 5-7PM in the Right Field District.

Sugardale Dollar Dog Night: The Indians will have 11 Sugardale Dollar Dog Nights throughout the 2016 season. Fans can also enjoy Sugardale samplings pregame at Gateway Plaza.

Indians Ugly Christmas T-Shirt courtesy of Papa John’s: 10,000 fans will receive an Indians Ugly Christmas T-Shirt courtesy of Papa John’s.

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Fireworks presented by B’laster Corp.: Fans can enjoy ‘Birth of Alternative Music’-themed postgame fireworks presented by B’laster Corp.

Block Party: Block Parties include live pregame entertainment featuring music on the RTA stage, DJs, giant cornhole, Jenga and pong. Block Parties are perfect for the entire group to get pumped to cheer on the Tribe.

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, 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.

 

Saturday, July 30 vs. Athletics @ 7:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 5PM

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

Indians HOF Inductee Jim Thome Bobblehead: 15,000 fans will receive an Indians HOF Inductee Jim Thome bobblehead.

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Fireworks presented by Brilliant Electric Signage: The Indians will have ‘Indians Hall of Fame Celebration’-themed postgame fireworks presented by Brilliant Electric Sign Company.

Block Party presented by T-Mobile: Block Parties include live pregame entertainment featuring live music on the RTA stage, DJs, giant cornhole, Jenga and pong. Block Parties are perfect for the entire group to get pumped to cheer on the Tribe.

Indians HOF Induction Ceremony: The Indians HOF Induction ceremony will take place pregame to induct alumni Jim Thome, Albert Belle, Frank Robinson and Charlie Jamieson.

Ceremonial First Pitch: Indians alum Jim Thome will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.

National Anthem: A surprise guest will sing the national anthem before Saturday’s game.

 

Sunday, July 31 vs. Athletics @ 1:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at noon (Right Field Gate/Family Deck open at 11PM)

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

KeyBank Kids Fun Day: KeyBank Kids Fun Day allows kids to enjoy both the action on and off the field with various opportunities including Jungle Terry and more. A Tribe player also will participate in a Q&A with kids on the Family Deck at 11:45AM; this Q&A happens each Sunday home game at Progressive Field.

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.

Slider’s Birthday: Slider and five special guest mascots will celebrate Slider’s 26th birthday with 1,000 fans receiving mini cupcakes in the Kids Clubhouse. Additionally, Fans will have the opportunity to take photos with Slider and the guest mascots at 11:30AM in the Family Deck.

 

TWINS SERIES FOCUS/PROMOTIONS/EVENTS

Monday, August 1 vs. Twins @ 7:10PM

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

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

Lindor Smile Squad:  Each homestand the Indians host a Miracle League family to provide a memorable experience at Progressive Field. Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor is the ambassador for this program – during batting practice he will sign autographs and visit with guests.

 

Tuesday, August 2 vs. Twins @ 7:10PM

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

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

Ceremonial First Pitch: 2015 Yo-Yo World Champion Zach Gormley will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.

 

Wednesday, August 3 vs. Twins @ 7:10PM

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

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

District Ticket: Our $13 District Ticket, presented by SportsTime Ohio, is back! Fans can grab one only at Indians.com for a Standing Room Only ticket, and their first drink (12-ounce beer, bottled water or Pepsi product) is on us!

 

Thursday, August 4 vs. Twins @ 12:10PM

*ALL GATES: OPEN at 11AM

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

Today’s Getaway Game 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.

Cleveland Clothing Co. coupon: Fans will receive a coupon to Cleveland Clothing Co. after the game.

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