This Week at Citizens Bank Park (September 14-16): Phillies vs. Nationals

Re-Enlistment of a United States Navy officer, honored as Hometown Hero; Band Night featuring performances in and around the ballpark; Commemorative Phillies Pope Francis Rookie Card available at kiosks on Wednesday

WASHINGTON NATIONALS (September 14-16)

MONDAY: 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 WTTM 1680 and SAP.

  • First Balls: Representing DraftKings, Marty Russo. Representing TOTAL, Dave Klinger, President, PPC lubricants TOTAL Authorized Distributor.
  • National Anthem: Achording to Dad directed by Brian Paul Hamus. 
  • Phillies College Sports Management Night: College students can go behind-the-scenes with the Phillies and find out what it's like to work in their respective field at a major league baseball team. www.phillies.com/collegenight.

TUESDAY: 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 WTTM 1680 and SAP.

  • Earlier in the Day: Re-Enlistment Ceremony at 12:00 p.m. MA2 (Master at Arms 2nd) Class Michael Scott Kerr will re-enlist in the United States Navy.
  • First Ball: Representing Cooper Tire, Mike Linhart, Business Development Manager, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.
  • National Anthem: New Hope-Solebury Chamber Orchestra.
  • Special Welcome: Cathy Miller Cancer Fund Night.
  • Hometown Heroes Base Change presented by Rothman Institute: MA2 Michael Scott Kerr who re-enlisted in the United States Navy earlier today.
  • Phillies College Media Night: College students can go behind-the-scenes with the Phillies and find out what it's like to work in their respective field at a major league baseball team. www.phillies.com/collegenight.
  • 5th Inning: Penn State Abington cheerleading head coach Erica Franzzo will perform with the Phanatic.

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 WTTM 1680 and SAP.

  • Phillies Pope Francis Rookie Card: In honor of Pope Francis' upcoming visit to celebrate the World Meeting of Families Congress, fans may pick up a commemorative Phillies Pope Francis Rookie Card at the First Base and Third Base Kiosks. Other information about his visit to Philadelphia will also be available. Fans are reminded to follow NBC10 for all their Pope Francis coverage.
  • Band Night.
    • Performance on Citizens Bank Way: all bands participating in this event will parade down 10th Street performing in unison at 6:00 p.m.
    • National Anthem: Lower Cape May Regional High School Band & Richard M. Teitelman Middle School Band.
    • On-Field Performance: Wyoming Valley West High School Marching Band.
  • Special Welcome: Squash Night.

Traffic Alert: 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.

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

Phandom:        Fans are encouraged to check-in using Ballpark, Citizens Bank Park's official mobile app! Fans can also follow the action before and during the game via @Phillies on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, which also features special opportunities and prizes for followers. Plus, check out MLB.com's At Bat App for lots more.

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