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Yankees return to Yankee Stadium for 10-game homestand; Judge, Sánchez and Stanton to receive 2017 Silver Slugger Awards

Highlights include David Wells Bobblehead Night and ticket specials on nine dates

The New York Yankees will return home on Monday, April 16, for the first game of a 10-game homestand at Yankee Stadium. The stretch will feature the Yankees' first Interleague action of the season, with two games against the Miami Marlins (Mon.-Tues., April 16-17), followed by four games against the Toronto Blue Jays (Thurs.-Sun., April 19-22) and four games against the Yankees' 2017 Wild Card Game opponents, the Minnesota Twins (Mon.-Thurs., April 23-26).

Kicking off the homestand on Monday, April 16, current Yankees Aaron Judge, Gary Sánchez and Giancarlo Stanton will each receive their 2017 Silver Slugger Awards in an on-field pregame ceremony. In addition, Patti Murin - currently starring in Broadway's Frozen - will perform the national anthem.

The New York Yankees will return home on Monday, April 16, for the first game of a 10-game homestand at Yankee Stadium. The stretch will feature the Yankees' first Interleague action of the season, with two games against the Miami Marlins (Mon.-Tues., April 16-17), followed by four games against the Toronto Blue Jays (Thurs.-Sun., April 19-22) and four games against the Yankees' 2017 Wild Card Game opponents, the Minnesota Twins (Mon.-Thurs., April 23-26).

Kicking off the homestand on Monday, April 16, current Yankees Aaron Judge, Gary Sánchez and Giancarlo Stanton will each receive their 2017 Silver Slugger Awards in an on-field pregame ceremony. In addition, Patti Murin - currently starring in Broadway's Frozen - will perform the national anthem.

The homestand will feature the following promotions:

• Sat., April 21 vs. Toronto: Yankees Tote Bag Day presented by MLB Network (first 40,000 guests in attendance).

• Mon., April 23 vs. Minnesota: David Wells Bobblehead Night presented by AT&T (first 18,000 guests in attendance). The Wells bobblehead is part of a 2018 limited-edition series, courtesy of AT&T. This year's set of four - which also includes Ron Guidry (June 14), CC Sabathia (July 27) and Brett Gardner (August 31) - is the sixth series in a collection. Additionally, Wells will also throw out the ceremonial first pitch in commemoration of the upcoming 20th anniversary of his May 17, 1998, perfect game.

• Wed., April 25 vs. Minnesota: Dunkin' Donuts Gift Card Night (first 18,000 guests, 21 and older).

In an effort to provide fans with increased opportunities to watch the Yankees take batting practice, Gates 6 and 8 will open 3 hours prior to the scheduled start time of all Friday night games - including Fri., April 20 vs. Toronto - as well as all Saturday games scheduled to start at 4:05 p.m. or 7:15 p.m. Guests entering the park at that time will be able to view batting practice from the Bleachers and 100 Level outfield sections of the Stadium.

The homestand will also feature 6:35 p.m. start times for select games listed below, with all Stadium Gates opening 90 minutes prior to the first pitch for these games:

• Mon., April 16 vs. Miami
• Tues., April 17 vs. Miami
• Thurs., April 19 vs. Toronto
• Tues., April 24 vs. Minnesota
• Wed., April 25 vs. Minnesota

Ticket specials this homestand will include: Mon., April 16 (Mastercard $5/Senior Citizen/Military Personnel Game); Tues., April 17 (Military Personnel Game); Thurs., April 19 (Military Personnel Game); Sat., April 21 (Youth Game); Sun., April 22 (Youth Game); Mon., April 23 (Military Personnel Game); Tues., April 24 (Military Personnel Game); Wed., April 25 (Student/Military Personnel Game); and Thurs., April 26 (Mastercard Half-Price/Senior Citizen/Youth/Military Personnel Game).

For a complete list of ticket specials, including game dates, seating locations, and terms and conditions, fans should visit www.yankees.com/ticketspecials. Please note that all ticket specials are subject to availability.

Tickets may be purchased online at www.yankees.com, www.yankeesbeisbol.com, at the Yankee Stadium Ticket Office, via Ticketmaster phone at (877) 469-9849, Ticketmaster TTY at (800) 943-4327 and at all Ticket Offices located within Yankees Clubhouse Shops. Fans with questions may call (212) YANKEES [926-5337] or email tickets@yankees.com. For information and details on parking and public transportation options to Yankee Stadium, please visit www.yankees.com and click on the Yankee Stadium tab at the top of the page.

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