Cleveland Guardians announce Kid Cudi Day at Progressive Field on September 22

Kid Cudi Day will be an album release celebration and a curated gameday experience for Cudi’s new album “INSANO”

August 18th, 2023

Cleveland, OH – The Cleveland Guardians and Kid Cudi today announced Kid Cudi Day at Progressive Field on Friday September 22, 2023 when the Guardians play host to the Baltimore Orioles at 7:10 p.m. The first 10,000 fans who enter Progressive Filed will be treated to an exclusive Kid Cudi bobblehead designed in collaboration with Cudi.

Kid Cudi Day will be in honor of the work Cudi has done for the Cleveland community and an album release celebration for Cudi’s new album “INSANO”, which will be released in September. Songs from the album will be played throughout the game and during inning breaks.

The Cleveland native will also toss out a Ceremonial First Pitch and act as an in-park host for the night, sharing insight about his new tracks.

Additionally for Kid Cudi night, the Guardians will be adding postgame fireworks to cap off the night soundtracked by Cudi’s music catalogue.

Fans can pre-order Cudi’s new album “INSANO” here:

About Kid Cudi

Scott Mescudi, better known by his stage name Kid Cudi, is an American actor, Grammy Award winning musician and multi-platinum recording artist from Cleveland, Ohio. Cudi first debuted on the music scene in 2008 and quickly rose to the top of the Billboard charts. His first studio album Man on the Moon: The End of Day received widespread industry praise and set the stage for his subsequent successful endeavors. Over the course of his musical career, Cudi has made exceptional contributions to the music industry and many prominent artists claim his discography as a significant source of stylistic inspiration.

In 2010, Cudi ventured into acting and starred in the critically acclaimed HBO comedy series How to Make it in America. From there, he went on to star in Josh Mond’s James White, Need for Speed (DreamWorks), Entourage (Warner Bros.) and Reed Morano’s Meadowland. He has made several memorable guest star appearances including One Tree Hill, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Cleveland Show, Scorpion and season three of the highly acclaimed show Westworld. He was most recently seen in the HBO limited series We Are Who We Are, created by Luca Guadagnino and the indie film CRISIS starring opposite Gary Oldman. 

To supplement his artistic projects and fuel his longtime interest in fashion, Cudi has notably partnered with Giuseppe Zanotti, Bape and Coach on multiple campaigns and innovative collaborations. Additionally, Cudi’s work as a mental health advocate has cemented his deeply rooted impact on pop culture. 

Cudi is currently bi-coastal and resides in both Los Angeles and New York.

About Cleveland Guardians

The Cleveland Guardians Baseball Club, established in 1901 as one of the four Charter members of the American League, is an organization striving to unite and inspire the City of Cleveland with the power of team.  The Guardians organization has provided superior customer service and entertainment to over 60 million fans at Progressive Field since the gates opened in 1994.