Marlins homestand highlights

The Miami Marlins begin their final homestand of the first half of the 2018 season on Monday, with the opener of a three-game set against the Milwaukee Brewers

July 8th, 2018

The Miami Marlins begin their final homestand of the first half of the 2018 season on Monday, with the opener of a three-game set against the Milwaukee Brewers. Following an off-day on Thursday, Miami will then host the Philadelphia Phillies for a three-game series, beginning on Friday, July 13. 

The highlights of the Marlins' upcoming homestand include:

•    TIKD Salute & Serve Monday -- Monday, July 9 vs. the Brewers

•    Year of the Fan Sweepstakes, presented by AutoNation -- Tuesday, July 10 vs. the Brewers

•    Play Ball Weekend -- Friday-Sunday, July 13-15

o   Play Ball activities will take place each day over the weekend, beginning on Friday with a PLAY Clinic featuring Marlins pitcher Brett Graves, and culminating on Sunday with Marlins Play Catch Day.

•    Marlins Charity Partner Day -- Guitars Over Guns - Friday, July 13 vs. the Phillies

o   The second 2018 Charity Partner Day celebrates Guitars Over Guns, which will receive a $25,000 check during an in-game ceremony.

•    Nicaraguan Heritage Day -- Saturday, July 14 vs. the Phillies

o   Fans who purchase the ticket package at Marlins.com/themes will receive an exclusive Nicaraguan heritage jersey and a meet-and-greet with Dennis "El Presidente" Martínez.

•    Bark at the Park, presented by Tito's Handmade Vodka -- Saturday, July 14 vs. the Phillies

•    Ham Porter Bobblehead Giveaway, powered by South Florida Ford -- Sunday, July 15 vs. the Phillies

•    Sandlot Day -- Sunday, July 15 vs. the Phillies

o   Day features exclusive Ham Porter and Squints bobbleheads and special appearances by cast members. 

•    Marlins Play Catch Day -- Sunday, July 15 vs. the Phillies

o   Ticket package will give fans an unforgettable experience, with the opportunity to play catch on the field prior to the game; proceeds benefit the Marlins Foundation.