This Week at Citizens Bank Park (June 17-18): Phillies vs. Orioles

Domestic Violence Awareness Night, Phillies Greek Heritage Celebration, & New Citizens Recognized; Citizens Bank Businesspersons Special & Olympic Day at the Ballpark

BALTIMORE ORIOLES (June 17-18)

WEDNESDAY: 7:05 p.m. … Gate openings: Ashburn Alley - 5:05 p.m.; Other gates - 5:35 p.m. … Broadcast: CSN, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP, and in Spanish on SBP 1680.

  • Beneficial Bank Night.
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Night. Fans can sign the pledge to end domestic violence at the First Base, Third Base and Left Field Plazas.
  • Phillies Greek Heritage Celebration. Theme Night Ticket required.
    • Greek food: Available at Section 106.
    • National Anthem: Elena Stavrakas.
    • Performing at the Left Field Gate pre-game and with the Phanatic in the 5th inning are The Olympians of St. Luke's Greek Orthodox Church.
  • Nurses Discount Night. Theme Night Ticket required.
  • Recognizing New Citizens: In recognition of Immigrant Heritage Month, US Citizenship and Immigration Services will conduct a Naturalization Ceremony hosted by the Phillies in association with the Mayor's Office of Immigrant and Multicultural Affairs. 15 immigrants will take their oath of citizenship (5:00 p.m., Media Room), and will then be introduced on-field pre-game.
  • Earlier in the Day: Phillies Baseball Carpenter Cup at Phillies MLB Urban Youth Academy Fields at FDR Park. Semi-finals and championship games at Citizens Bank Park on Monday, June 22 and Tuesday, June 23.


THURSDAY: 1:05 p.m. … Gate openings: Ashburn Alley - 11:05 a.m.; Other gates - 11:35 a.m. … Broadcast: CSN, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, SportsRadio 94WIP, and in Spanish on SBP 1680.

  • Citizens Bank Businesspersons Special.
  • Olympic Day at the Ballpark. Five Olympians and Paralympians will be introduced on-field in honor of the upcoming Olympics.
  • National Anthem: Kimber Sprawl, who plays the lead in Broadway hit, "Memphis" at the Walnut Street Theater until July 12.
  • NAVSUP Weapons System Support Day. First Ball: First ball: Rear Admiral Paul Verrastro, Commander, NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support.
  • Color Guard: Pennsylvania State Police Honor Guard.
  • Phillies Senior Citizens Discount Date. Theme Night Ticket required.

Tickets:           Fans can purchase tickets at phillies.com, by calling 215-463-1000 or in person at the First Base Gate Ticket Windows.

Traffic:            Motorists are reminded they can log on to www.511pa.com, www.511nj.org or call 511 from any phone before or after the game to check traffic conditions on major highways surrounding the Sports Complex.

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