Yankees Return to Yankee Stadium for Eight-Game Homestand

Highlights Include the 69th Old-Timers' Day, a Willie Randolph Monument Park Plaque Dedication and Thurman Munson Bobblehead Night

The New York Yankees will return home tonight for the first of eight games at Yankee Stadium. The stretch of games will feature a two-game set vs. Baseball's 2015 home run leader Giancarlo Stanton and the Miami Marlins (Wednesday-Thursday, June 17-18), a three-game series vs. two-time AL MVP Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers (Friday-Sunday, June 19-21) and a three-game set vs. the Philadelphia Phillies (Monday-Wednesday, June 22-24).

The Yankees will celebrate the 69th Old-Timers' Day on Saturday, June 20. Fans are asked to be in their seats at 4:00 p.m. for the ceremonies with the traditional Old-Timers' game to follow. All pregame festivities will be aired exclusively on the YES Network. The Yankees will then host the Detroit Tigers at 7:15 p.m., also airing on YES. Gates will open to ticket-holding fans at 3:00 p.m.

As part of pregame ceremonies, the Yankees will honor former team Co-Captain Willie Randolph with a Monument Park plaque. Randolph spent 13 seasons playing for the Yankees from 1976-88 and ranks third on the organization's all-time stolen bases list (251). The five-time American League All-Star (1976-77, '80-81 and '87) played in 37 postseason games with the Yankees from 1976-81, winning two World Series with the team (1977-78). He also spent 11 seasons coaching for the organization, serving as the club's third base coach from 1994-2003 and bench coach in 2004, earning four additional World Series rings (1996, '98-2000).

Thurman Munson Bobblehead Night will take place on Thursday, June 18. The first 18,000 Guests in attendance for the 7:05 p.m. game vs. the Marlins will receive a Munson bobblehead, courtesy of AT&T.

Ticket specials will run on Wednesday, June 17 (MasterCard $5/Military Personnel/Student Game), Thursday, June 18 (Military Personnel Game), Sunday, June 21 (Youth Game), Monday, June 22 (Military Personnel Game), Tuesday, June 23 (Military Personnel Game) and Wednesday, June 24 (MasterCard Half-Price, Military Personnel, Senior Citizen, Student and Youth 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.

The homestand will also feature the following promotional items and dates:

 

Wednesday, June 17 - Yankees vs. Marlins, 7:05 p.m.

Yankees BBQ Apron Night, presented by WFAN, to the first 18,000 Guests in attendance.

 

Monday, June 22 - Yankees vs. Phillies, 7:05 p.m.

Alzheimer's Awareness Cap Night, presented by New Era, to the first 18,000 Guests in attendance, 21 and older.

 

Tuesday, June 23 - Yankees vs. Phillies, 7:05 p.m.

Collectible Cup Night, presented by Premio Foods, to the first 25,000 Guests in attendance.

 

Wednesday, June 24 - Yankees vs. Phillies, 1:05 p.m.

Dunkin' Donuts Gift Card Day, presented to the first 18,000 Guests in attendance, 21 and older.

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. Tickets may also be purchased on Yankees Ticket Exchange at www.yankees.com/yte, the only official online resale marketplace for Yankees fans to purchase and resell tickets to Yankees games. Fans with questions may call (212) YANKEES [926-5337] or email tickets@yankees.com.

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