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Homestand highlighted by D-backs cooler bag giveaway, Players Weekend, ASU Night and UofA Night

FRI., AUG 25 | 6:40 P.M. | SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS

POST-GAME FIREWORKS presented by GILA RIVER HOTELS AND CASINOS

FRI., AUG 25 | 6:40 P.M. | SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS

POST-GAME FIREWORKS presented by GILA RIVER HOTELS AND CASINOS

MLB PLAYERS WEEKEND: D-backs players and coaches will wear their nickname on the back of colorful, non-traditional uniforms featuring alternate designs inspired by youth league uniforms. Additionally, during Players Weekend, the right sleeve of each player's jersey will feature a patch with a blank space for him to write the name of a person or organization that was instrumental to his development. The patch features a new logo that shows a progression of five players increasing in size to demonstrate the process of a player's path from Little League and youth leagues to Major League Baseball. Players Weekend is a newly created event that will take place during all MLB games Aug. 25-27. Game-worn jerseys will be auctioned off at MLB.com/auctions with 100% of the proceeds being donated to the MLB-MLBPA Youth Development Foundation.

FAITH AND FAMILY NIGHT: D-backs fans can enjoy a post-game concert by Newsboys along with discounted tickets, testimonials from D-backs players Paul Goldschmidt and Robbie Ray, VIP Field Pass opportunities, and more. The National Anthem will be sung by church choirs from across the Valley. A portion of ticket sales from Faith & Family Night ticket packages will benefit Phoenix Rescue Mission. For more information, visit dbacks.com/faith.

HEART AND HUSTLE AWARD: D-backs' Manager Torey Lovullo and First Base Coach Dave McKay will present Paul Goldschmidt with the 2017 Heart & Hustle Award before the game. The award is given to a member from each MLB club that demonstrates a passion for the game of baseball and best embodies the values, spirit and traditions of the game. One overall winner from the 30 teams will be selected by a panel of former MLB players and honored in November.

MAYOR OF CULIACÁN CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Jesús Valdés, Mayor of Culiacán, Mexico will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.

MOST VALUABLE TEACHER: The D-backs will recognize this month's Most Valuable Teachers during a special pregame recognition. Parents and students are encouraged to nominate their favorite teacher to receive a $1,000 grant and be honored at a D-backs game in 2017. For more information, visit dbacks.com/mvt.

BROPHY COACH TOM SUCCOW FIRST PITCH: Brophy College Prep alumni, staff, students, friends, & families will support Coach Tom Succow to throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Coach Succow spent the last 40 years as the Brophy Baseball head coach which included many accomplishments, including a State Championship, 700 wins, Arizona Coaches Hall of Fame and serving as a USA Baseball Coach & Scout. For more information, visit dbacks.com/brophy.

DIGNITY HEALTH CPR: Join Dignity Health and the D-backs in learning how to do hands-only CPR throughout the ballpark.

POSITIVE COACHING ALLIANCE: The D-backs will recognize the leadership of Arizona's Chapter of the Positive Coaching Alliance, along with supporters who have helped shape the program and its impact in Arizona. Additionally, several local high school and sports programs will be recognized for their commitment to creating a positive culture through Positive Coaching Alliance for our youth.

 

SAT., AUG. 26 | 5:10 P.M. | SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS

GIVEAWAY: D-backs Cooler Bag, courtesy of Arizona Milk Producers- 20,000

TEACHER APPRECIATION PACK: In appreciation for teachers and educators across Arizona, the D-backs are offering a special teacher appreciation package that includes a discounted game ticket and the D-backs Cooler bag, courtesy of Arizona Milk Producers, stuffed with back-to-school supplies including a t-shirt, keychain, water bottle, USB drive, pad folio (courtesy of Arizona Vein & Vascular) and a free 16 oz. yogurt voucher (courtesy of Zoyo). In addition, teachers in attendance can enter for the chance to win various prizes. For more information, visit dbacks.com/teachers.

BAND NIGHT PEP RALLY: More than 300 students will perform along 4th street prior to the game, starting at 2:30 p.m. In addition, the band members will be recognized on the field prior to the game.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS: The D-backs will host the 20th annual Domestic Violence Awareness game in collaboration with the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual & Domestic Violence (ACESDV). Fans are encouraged to wear throwback D-backs purple and teal, which are also colors that bring awareness to domestic violence and sexual assault. A portion of each ticket sold through a special offer available on dbacks.com/acesdv will be donated to ACESDV.

D-BACKS EXPRESS: The D-backs offer a hassle-free way to see a D-backs game for fans in Tucson. A luxury bus will pick up fans at the Foothills Mall in Tucson and drops off fans in front of Chase Field, with a guarantee to receive that day's giveaway item. Round-trip fares are $25 per person and leaves three hours before game time. For more information, visit dbacks.com/express.

National Anthem: Casa Grande Union High School

Color Guard: Casa Grande Union High School

Ceremonial First Pitch: Arizona Milk Producers

SUN., AUG. 27 | 1:10 P.M. | SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS

JEWISH COMMUNITY PACK: The D-backs will host Jewish Community Day that includes a pregame recognition on the field for members of the Jewish Community. As part of the Jewish Community Day ticket package, all youth will receive a free ticket with the purchase of a discounted ticket available at dbacks.com/jewish.

CAPTAIN KIRBY WISGERHOF CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: The D-backs will recognize and thank former Phoenix Fire Department Captain Kirby Wisgerhof for his 30 years of service. Wisgerhof will also throw out the ceremonial first pitch.

SUNSHINE ACRES CHECK PRESENTATION: The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation will present a $25,000 donation to Sunshine Acres Children's Home. Sunshine Acres provides a home for children who are separated from their parents and help them establish long-term relationships with stable parental figures, preparing them for success in adult life.

D-BACKS EXPRESS: The D-backs offer a hassle-free way to see a D-backs game for fans in Tucson. A luxury bus will pick up fans at the Foothills Mall in Tucson and drops off fans in front of Chase Field, with a guarantee to receive that day's giveaway item. Round-trip fares are $25 per person and leaves three hours before game time. For more information, visit dbacks.com/express.

SUBWAY KIDS TAKE THE FIELD: Kids ages 7-15 can enter for the chance to "Take the Field" with D-backs players at every Sunday home game prior to the National Anthem

DOG DAYS OF SUMMER: Fans can enjoy the game with their canine friend from the PetSmart Patio. Fans can use the PetSmart Dog Park and treat their dog to doggy concession favorites such as doggy ice cream. PetSmart will also have adoptable dogs on site for fans to find a forever home for the pups. For more information, visit dbacks.com/dogdays.

COLD STONE KIDS SUNDAYS: Each Sunday home game, one winner is selected to deliver the lineup card to the umpires with a D-backs coach before the game and deliver Cold Stone Ice Cream to the D-backs' broadcast booths.

KIDS RUN THE BASES FOR PCH: Kids ages 15 and younger are invited to run the bases after the game and can line up on the ramp near section 110 immediately following the game. The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation will donate $1 to Phoenix Children's Hospital for every kid that crosses home plate.

SANDERSON FORD CRONISTA INFANTIL: The D-backs and Sanderson Ford will host the next Cronista Infantil as a guest on the D-backs' Spanish radio broadcast alongside Oscar Soria and Rodrigo Lopez during the game. Kids ages 10-14 are encouraged to sign up and audition to become the next Sanderson Ford Cronista Infantil by visiting losdbacks.com/kids.

D-BACKS KIDS CLUB, presented by Danzeisen Dairy: The Kids Club is a free program for kids 15 & younger that rewards members with prizes for each game they attend, including a complimentary ticket to Sunday home games. Fans can register at Chase Field in the Phoenix Children's Hospital Sandlot, or online at dbacks.com/kidsclub.

 

TUES., AUG. 29 | 6:40 P.M. | LOS ANGELES DODGERS

ASU NIGHT: ASU Night will consist of several Sun Devil elements, including a first pitch by ASU Women's Head Golf Coach Missy Farr Kaye, anthem performed by ASU Chamber Singers and color guard by ASU Army ROTC. Sparky will also be featured throughout the night and ASU Athletic Director Ray Anderson will also make an appearance. ASU students are encouraged to take advantage of the Student Pass promotion, which includes $1 tickets in the Bleachers and Bullpen Reserve by texting STUDENT to 76925. In addition, ASU Alumni, Faculty & Staff and parents of ASU students can get a discounted Baseline Reserve ticket for just $25, which includes a soft style, co-branded T-shirt. Throughout the game ASU alumni and students will participate in several in-game activities such as the Hot Dog Derby, Legends Race and Catch-A-Ball. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit dbacks.com/asu.

PLAY BALL FUND: As a part of the on-going D-backs Give Back charitable efforts, the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation will recognize Play Ball grant recipients during a special pregame ceremony on the field. Throughout the season, the Play Ball Fund, supported by Chase and Western Refining, will award teams, leagues and organizations $1,000 in grants for equipment, training resources and more. The D-backs will present up to 10 grants per month totaling $10,000. To apply for a Play Ball grant, visit dbacks.com/playball.

 

WED., AUG. 30 | 6:40 P.M. | LOS ANGELES DODGERS

U OF A NIGHT: The D-backs will host University of Arizona Night that will feature several Wildcat-themed elements throughout the night, including ceremonial first pitch by Wildcat President Dr. Robert Robbins, and color guard by University of Arizona Air Force ROTC Honor Guard. Wilma will also be featured throughout the night. UofA Alumni, Faculty & Staff and parents of UofA students can get a discounted Baseline Reserve ticket for just $25 which includes a soft style, co-branded T-shirt. UofA alumni and students will participate in several in-game activities such as the Hot Dog Derby, Legends Race and Catch-A-Ball. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit dbacks.com/wildcats.    

PLAY BALL SUMMER EVENT WITH VALLEY MAYORS: The D-backs will host Mayor Giles from Mesa, Mayor Mitchell from Tempe and Mayor Stanton from Phoenix, along with eight youth from each community, at Chase Field. Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball and the United States Conference of Mayors have teamed up for "PLAY BALL SUMMER." PLAY BALL SUMMER is an effort by more than 200 Mayors from the United States and Puerto Rico to host "PLAY BALL"-themed, youth-focused events in their communities from June through August. The Mayors will play catch with kids on the field prior to the game.

CANCER TREATMENT CENTERS OF AMERICA: The D-backs will host breast cancer survivor and CTCA patient Jodi Klemm for a special game experience and ceremonial first pitch.

PAINTING AT THE PARK: Fans are able to purchase a special package that includes a private paint session, hosted by Paint, Party & Wine, game ticket in the PetSmart Patio, a D-backs Sedona Red wine tasting and all-you-can-eat food. Fans will learn how to paint baseball-themed artwork.

National Anthem: Akimel A-Al Middle School

 

THURS., AUG. 31 | 12:40 P.M. | LOS ANGELES DODGERS   

THROWBACK THURSDAY, presented by Chase: The D-backs will wear the Alternate Home Vest Uniform (worn from 1998-2006). Every Thursday home game will be deemed part of the D-backs Throwback Thursdays (#DbacksTBT), presented by Chase, and fans can expect to see the retro purple and teal colors incorporated in every game element at Chase Field, including signage, video and photos on dbTV. Fans are encouraged to wear the throwback purple and teal colors on Throwback Thursdays and the Chase Field Team Shop will offer a wide variety of items featuring the retro colors for fans to purchase. Chase credit or debit card users will receive special offers each Thursday, including:

  • 30-percent discount on ticket pricing on select areas in the ballpark
  • $25 D-bucks card when they spend $75 in the Team Shop
  • Cracker Jack or Peanuts at Taste of Chase or Oasis in the Sandlot for only $1

More details are available at www.dbacks.com/throwback.  

DIDIER DROGBA CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH & JERSEY EXCHANGE: Former Chelsea and Ivory Coast football player and current striker for the Phoenix Rising Football Club Didier Drogba will "kick" out the ceremonial first pitch. In addition, Drogba and Paul Goldschmidt will do a jersey exchange during a special pregame recognition.

ARIZONA LOTTERY BENEFICIARIES: The D-backs will recognize Arizona Lottery beneficiaries during a special pregame recognition.

MATINEE GAME: Matinee pricing available and includes a discounted ticket as low as $12. For more info, visit dbacks.com/matinee.

National Anthem: Amelia Skye

Ceremonial First Pitch: Cactus Shadows H.S. baseball player Collin Cummings, on behalf of iHeart Radio

 

COMMUNITY EVENTS

D-BACKS SCHOOL CHALLENGE presented by UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX: The D-backs and University of Phoenix are giving away $100,000 to benefit schools across Arizona. Twenty schools will be selected and will receive $5,000 to help improve their school. The deadline to apply is Sept. 29. Schools can apply for the grant online at www.dbacks.com/schoolchallenge.

D-BACKS AUTHENTICS: The D-backs sell game-used and authenticated merchandise ranging from game-used bases, jerseys, bats, balls and lineup cards to autographed merchandise. Net proceeds from D-backs Authentics sales benefit the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation. D-backs Authentics will be located at section 134 on the main concourse or on Twitter @DbacksAuthentic.

D-BACKS BASEBALL ACADEMY YOUTH CLINICS: D-backs Baseball Academy coaches will host two free clinics for kids at Futures Field located in the Phoenix Children's Hospital Sandlot at each D-backs home game starting one hour before first pitch and at the end of the fourth inning.

LA TERRAZA: Fans can enjoy a Latin vibe in the Upper Right Field Concourse at every Friday, Saturday and Sunday home game, which includes specialized décor, Latin music and authentic regional food from local favorites such as El Güero Canelo and La Carreta de Lily. For more information, visit dbacks.com/laterraza.

D-BACKS LICENSE PLATES: fans will have the opportunity to purchase the official D-backs license plate during each D-backs Saturday home game. The Arizona Department of Transportation will have a table on the main concourse at section 132 where fans can purchase or renew their D-backs license plate. Fans that purchase or renew their D-backs license plate at the game will also receive a limited-edition D-backs license plate t-shirt. The D-backs license plate costs $25 and $17 from each plate benefits the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation. To date, more than $1 million from D-backs license plates has been donated to education initiatives across Arizona. For more information visit dbacks.com/licenseplate.

 

TICKET SPECIALS

CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TICKETS: In appreciation of those in the construction industry, the D-backs are offering specially priced tickets to all construction professionals, as well as family and friends to the August 26- 31 games. Each ticket purchased will include a limited-edition D-backs construction hat. To purchase tickets, go to dbacks.com/events.

SINGLE-GAME TICKETS: D-backs single-game tickets start at just $16 on select game days and are available online at dbacks.com/tickets, by phone at 602.514.8400 and in person at the Chase Field Ticket Office, Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and on non-game day Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SEATS: Located in the Diamond Level, tickets range from $40-$50 and include unlimited hot dogs, chips, popcorn, peanuts, Pepsi products and Aquafina water. For more information, visit dbacks.com/ayce.

D-BACKS VALUE PACK: Ticket packages start at $25 and include a game ticket, one hot dog or SUBWAY sandwich, 24-oz. Pepsi and a coupon for a free SUBWAY® Restaurants cookie. For more information, visit dbacks.com/value.

D-BACKS BUD LIGHT PACK: Fans can get an Infield Reserve ticket, bacon-wrapped El Guero Canelo hot dog and a 12 oz. Bud Light (21+) for $29 on weekend home games. For more information, visit dbacks.com/budlight.

STUDENT PASS: Students will get discounted tickets, including tickets as low as $1, for select games through the Student Pass program. The offer is activated by texting STUDENT to 76925.

MILITARY AND FIRST RESPONDERS DISCOUNTS, presented by GEICO: The D-backs and GEICO will offer discounts on single-game ticket prices for all military active duty, reserve, retired and veterans, as well as active or retired fire and police personnel with valid ID, including 50 percent off every Sunday and up to 35 percent off on select games. All-You-Can-Eat tickets are excluded from this offer and can only be redeemed for up to four tickets. For more information, visit dbacks.com/military

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