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Homestand Highlights June 9-14

FRI., JUNE 9 | 7:15 P.M. | MINNESOTA TWINS

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, SPANISH RADIO KXZM 93.7FM, NBC BAY AREA

FRI., JUNE 9 | 7:15 P.M. | MINNESOTA TWINS

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, SPANISH RADIO KXZM 93.7FM, NBC BAY AREA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: San Carlos Education Foundation

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by Toyota

 

GIVEAWAY - BUSTER HUGS BLANKET - Presented by Toyota - First 20,000 fans

 

SPECIAL PROMOTION - #BAYAREAUNITE - WARRIORS WATCH OFFER: Fans are encouraged to arrive to AT&T Park when gates open at 5:15 p.m. to celebrate Game 4 of the NBA Championship Series. All TV screens at AT&T Park will be showing the Warriors/Cavaliers game. In addition, Giants Dogs (hotdogs) are half price until the start of the Giants/Twins game. Giants Dogs can be purchased at any Doggie Diner location for $3 (Regular price - $6) during this time. *Giants Dogs half-price offer is only applicable to Giants Dogs purchased from Doggie Diner locations from the time gates open until 7:15 p.m.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - BILL GRAHAM TRIBUTE NIGHT: The Giants will host Bill Graham Tribute Night at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes a collector's-edition Bill Graham/Giants themed t-shirt. Partial proceeds will help support the Bill Graham Memorial Foundation, which gives grants in the area of music, the arts, and education, while also supporting social work, environmental protection, and spiritual and compassionate projects in our community.*Fans must have a special event ticket to receive this item.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - PORTUGUESE HERITAGE NIGHT: In partnership with the Northern California Portuguese community and organizations: The Giants will host Portuguese Heritage Night at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes admission to the Portuguese Heritage Night pre-game party in Seals Plaza from 5-7 p.m., and a limited-edition Portuguese-themed Giants scarf. Cultural performers will be on display at the pre-game party and on-field prior to the game. Partial proceeds from all Portuguese Heritage Night special event tickets will benefit local Portuguese charities. *Fans must have a special event ticket to attend this event and receive this item.

 

MATT MOORE STRIKE OUT PTSD CAMPAIGN: For every strike out Matt Moore throws, he will donate $50 to Project Hero, a veterans and first responders charity, as part of his season-long campaign to raise funds for PTSD research and treatment programs. In addition to donating $50 per strike out, Moore is matching donations up to $10,000. Fans can pitch-in by simply texting the word HERO to 41444 or visiting sfgiants.com/care.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - HOSTELLING INTERNATIONAL: Hostelling International USA (HI USA) is a nonprofit, member organization founded on an enduring belief in the power of travel to foster a deeper understanding of people, places, and the world around. HI USA promotes a dynamic community of global citizens who have the wisdom and humanity to actively make the world a better place. To learn more, fans can visit hiusa.org.

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - GIANTS COMMUNITY FUND: The Giants Community Fund will have "Mystery Grab Bags" available for purchase. Each bag includes one premium item, such as an autographed ball or bobblehead, and several smaller promotional items. Bags will be sold pregame or until they sell out.

 

                SAT., JUNE 10 | 1:05 P.M. | MINNESOTA TWINS           

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, SPANISH RADIO KXZM 93.7FM, NBC SPORTS BAY AREA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Paulette Penzvalto

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by AAA, escorted by Will Clark

 

GIVEAWAY - WILL CLARK JERSEY CAP - Presented by AAA - First 20,000 fans

 

SPECIAL EVENT - AUTISM AWARENESS DAY: In partnership with Autism Speaks and Anova: The Giants will partner with Autism Speaks and Anova, among other organizations in the community, in an effort to change the future for all those who struggle with autism spectrum disorders. With the help of Giants legend Will Clark, who is a great supporter of the cause, the Giants will raise awareness about this developmental disorder. This special event ticket package includes an Autism Awareness/Will Clark-themed drawstring backpack. Also offered, the VIP ticket package includes admission to the Triples Alley Premium Location from 10:35 a.m.-12:35 p.m., complimentary food and beverage (including beer and wine), the Will Clark jersey cap giveaway item, the Autism Awareness/Will Clark-themed drawstring backpack, and an individually autographed commemorative Will Clark photo print. Proceeds from Autism Awareness Day Special Event tickets will be donated directly to non-profits in the Autism community. *Fans must have a special event or VIP ticket to receive these items and attend this event.

 

PRE-GAME EVENT: MLB PITCH, HIT & RUN: Pitch, Hit & Run provides kids across the country an opportunity to participate in an exciting baseball and softball skills competition. This national initiative gives boys and girls, ages 7 - 14, the chance to showcase their pitching, hitting and running abilities. Finalists will compete at the 2017 All-Star Game in Miami.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - GIANTS WIVES AUCTION: The Giants Wives will hold their annual fundraiser to benefit the Giants Community Fund, George Mark Children's House and Homeless Prenatal Program. Fans have the opportunity to support the auction both in the park at the Giants Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind home plate, and on-line at sfgiants.com/gcf. Giants players, coaches and executives have donated a variety of unique items, featuring one-of-a-kind personalized baskets and experiences.   Photos of all baskets are found on-line at sfgiants.com/gcf along with detailed descriptions of the baskets' contents. The experience packages are also found on-line with a complete description. The online bidding ends on Sunday, June 11 at 8 p.m. PST (11 p.m. EST).

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - GIANTS WIVES AUCTION: Giants Wives will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind Section 119, from the time gates open until the 5th inning where the auction baskets will be on display.

 

                SUN., JUNE 11 | 1:05 P.M. | MINNESOTA TWINS          

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, SPANISH RADIO KXZM 93.7FM, NBC SPORTS BAY AREA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Jessica Johnson

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by MLB Play Ball

 

GIVEAWAY - MLB PLAY BALL BAT & BALL SET - First 5,000 fans, 14 & under

 

PRE-GAME EVENT: MLB PLAY BALL: Through the MLB Play Ball initiative, the Giants have invited youth from Junior Giants, San Francisco Little League, San Francisco Youth Baseball League, Baseball for All, and San Francisco Parish and School Baseball League for a pre-game Q&A session at AT&T Park to celebrate youth baseball and softball in San Francisco. The Q&A session is from 10:30 a.m.-11:30-a.m. behind home plate.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - DOG DAYS OF SUMMER - Presented by Zynga: The Giants will host the annual Dog Days of Summer event at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes admission for one fan and one dog to the game, as well as a Giants-themed dog leash. Dogs and owners will be invited to participate in a pre-game on-field costume contest and parade. *Fans must have a special event ticket to participate in this event and the event is sold out. Only one dog will be allowed per adult and all dogs must be over six months old. The Giants reserve the right to refuse any dog. A veterinarian will be on site in case of an emergency. Please visit sfgiants.com/promotions for more information.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - GIANTS WIVES AUCTION: The Giants Wives will hold their annual fundraiser to benefit the Giants Community Fund, George Mark Children's House and Homeless Prenatal Program. Fans have the opportunity to support the auction both in the park at the Giants Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind home plate, and on-line at sfgiants.com/gcf. Giants players, coaches and executives have donated a variety of unique items, featuring one-of-a-kind personalized baskets and experiences.   Photos of all baskets are found on-line at sfgiants.com/gcf along with detailed descriptions of the baskets' contents. The experience packages are also found on-line with a complete description. The online bidding ends on Sunday, 6/11 at 8 p.m. PST (11 p.m. EST).

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - GIANTS WIVES AUCTION: Giants Wives will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind Section 119, from the time gates open until the 5th inning where the auction baskets will be on display.

 

KIDS RUN THE BASES - Presented by See's Candies: Kids 14 & under are invited to run the bases following Sunday's game. Participants must exit the ballpark after the game and re-enter at the right field viewing portal from the Port Walk. After kids have finished running the bases, they will be directed out of the ballpark by event staff behind home plate.

 

                TUES., JUNE 13 | 7:15 P.M. | KANSAS CITY ROYALS      

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, SPANISH RADIO KXZM 93.7FM, NBC SPORTS BAY AREA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Jake Ithurburn

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by StubHub

GIVEAWAY - MADISON BUMGARNER T-SHIRT - Presented by StubHub - First 20,000 fans

 

PRE-GAME PROMOTION - SAY HEY TUESDAY PRESENTED BY NBC SPORTS BAY AREA: NBC Sports Bay Area will host Giants Pregame Live and Giants Postgame Live from Willie Mays Plaza. Fans are invited to come out early, grab an Authentic Giants Fan cheer card, and watch their favorite sports analysts. The first 500 fans who come to Willie Mays Plaza and get in line at the NBC Sports Bay Area tent will receive a giveaway.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - BRING CHANGE 2 MIND: Bring Change 2 Mind is working to end the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental illness. Spearheaded by actress Glenn Close, the organization provides a global forum for people to share their stories and promote wellness and acceptance of all that are affected by a mental health condition. Fans can learn more by visiting bringchange2mind.org.

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - BRING CHANGE 2 MIND: Representatives from Bring Change 2 Mind will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind Section 119, from the time gates open until the 5th inning.

 

                WED., JUNE 14 | 12:45 P.M. | KANSAS CITY ROYALS    

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, SPANISH RADIO KXZM 93.7FM, NBC SPORTS BAY AREA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: St. Helena High School

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by AT&T

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - STRIKE OUT CANCER: Each year, the Prostate Cancer Foundation and Major League Baseball join together for the annual Home Run Challenge. During the three weeks leading up to Father's Day, from June 1 to June 18, MLB fans everywhere are invited to support the efforts of the Prostate Cancer Foundation to find a cure for prostate cancer. Fans can learn more by visiting pcf.org.

 

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HEADING HOME CAMPAIGN: The Giants, Airbnb and Hamilton Families have partnered this season to raise awareness and funds in support of the City of San Francisco's Heading Home Campaign - which is dedicated to ending family homelessness in San Francisco. For every Giants run scored at AT&T Park this season, Airbnb and the Giants will donate up to $1,000 to the Heading Home Campaign. As of June 8, $87,000 has been donated to the Heading Home Campaign. Giants fans will also be asked to participate in the Heading Home Campaign by making a donation to Hamilton Families by texting "HOME" to 91-999 or going to hamiltonfamilies.org.

 

THE YARD AT MISSON ROCK: The Yard is open every Thursday - Sunday from 12 - 7 p.m.*, around every Giants home game from 2 hours before first pitch until 1 hour after first pitch**, and around every concert at AT&T Park from 2 hours before start of show until 1 hour after start of show.

*The Street Soccer USA Park operates daily, and hours vary. For league and drop-in schedules: streetsoccerusa.org/street-soccer-usa-park

**If a home game or concert falls between a Thursday and a Sunday, The Yard will be open at the earlier starting time and will close at the later closing time. For example, if there is a 12:45 p.m. game on a Saturday, The Yard will be open from 10:45 a.m. until 7 p.m. If there is a 7:15 p.m. game on a Friday, The Yard will be open from 12 p.m. until 8:15 p.m.

 

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