HAVE A CATCH SWEEPSTAKES WINNER
On Sunday, 7-year-old CONNER MACONAUGHEY from Berkeley Spring, W. Va., will throw out a ceremonial first pitch prior to the game. He won the opportunity through the Orioles' 'Have A Catch' sweepstakes. Maconaughey has been playing baseball since he was two years old and wants to be a Major League player when he grows up. He is currently a member of the Morgan County WV Little League Orioles.
THE ORIOLES RADIO/WENDY'S STARTING NINE SWEEPSTAKES
For the first of three Orioles home games this season, nine lucky children ages 6-12 have won a chance to take the field with the Orioles starting lineup during the national anthem in the Orioles Radio/Wendy's Starting Nine sweepstakes. Parents who would like to enter their child for a future game must visit a Baltimore-area Wendy's to pick up a coloring sheet. Once the child colors The Oriole Bird, parents should fill out the registration form and mail it to the address provided on the form. In addition to taking the field, winners will receive an Orioles t-shirt and four Upper Reserve tickets to the game.
KIDS RUN THE BASES PRESENTED BY WEIS MARKETS
Sundays are family days at the ballpark, when all fans ages 4-14 will be able to participate in a postgame Kids Run the Bases, presented by Weis Markets. This is the seventh of 13 Sunday home games when kids can round the bases like their favorite Orioles.
MILITARY APPRECIATION PROGRAM PRESENTED BY GEICO
As part of the Orioles' Military Appreciation Program presented by GEICO, the Orioles and OriolesREACH donate a catered, private suite at each Sunday home game to servicemen and women. This Sunday, military members from the 450th Civil Affairs Battalion (Airborne) Detachment 7 will enjoy the game in a suite, experience a meet-and- greet with BRAD BRACH and DARREN O'DAY, and receive a T-shirt and cap. The soldiers will be deploying to the Middle East in support of United States Central Command in July.
STEAL SECOND BASE PRESENTED BY ESSKAY
The Orioles will again feature the Steal Second Base contest during every Sunday home game this season. Presented by ESSKAY, the Steal Second Base contest challenges a young fan to race from the grounds crew area in center field to retrieve second base and back. Fans can enter the contest at any Fan Assistance Center. The lucky winner will receive four tickets to that day's game, an Orioles/ESSKAY jersey T-shirt and an Orioles cap. The contestants will also get to keep the authentic base that they steal. The participant for Sunday is WILLIAM McQUILLEN, a 6-year-old from Washington, DC.
JUNIOR ORIOLES DUGOUT CLUB GAME
Thousands of children who participate in the Junior Orioles Dugout Club will be in attendance on Sunday to root for the Orioles. The game will be the third of the season for Slugger Plan members. Kids ages 14 and under who join the Club receive a membership card, a lanyard and ticket holder, a subscription to Orioles Kids magazine, an