The Texas Rangers will host their annual Cowboy Santas Toy Drive Event, TOMORROW, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15 from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
This marks the fifth consecutive year in which the Rangers have been involved in the holiday initiative. Catcher Robinson Chirinos and his wife Heidy are serving as the Honorary Spokespersons for the program, which provides toys to children from low-income Tarrant County families during the holiday season.
The Rangers today announced the schedule of current and former players who will be signing autographs in the Hyundai Club at Tuesday's event (list and times subject to change):
4:00-5:00 p.m.-Jeff Banister, Robinson Chirinos, Shin-Soo Choo, Tom Grieve, James Jones, Darren Oliver, Shawn Tolleson.
5:00-6:00 p.m.-Tim Crabtree, Rusty Greer, Jose Guzman, Derek Holland, Matt Hicks, Emily Jones.
6:00-7:00 p.m.-Steve Buechele, Steve Busby, Delino DeShields, Dave Hostetler, Justin Mashore, Eleno Ornelas, Dillon Tate, Jayce Tingler.
Holiday movies will be shown on the video screen, the Rangers KidsZone will be open, and drink and food specials will be provided by Sportservice. Other activities will include face painting, crafts, and a photo booth with a special appearance by Santa Claus. In addition, complimentary holiday tours of Globe Life Park will be offered every half hour during the Toy Drive Event.
Donations of new unwrapped toys and books for boys and girls, newborn to age 12, are greatly encouraged.
The 2015 Cowboy Santas Toy Drive Event will take place in Vandergriff Plaza. Fans attending the event may park in Lot B and enter Globe Life Park in Arlington through the Majestic Grand Slam Gift Shop.
The Cowboy Santas Toy Drive results in the collection of thousands of new, unwrapped toys that are distributed to needy children in Tarrant County. Individuals can also be dropped off new unwrapped toys or books at either the Texas Rangers Grand Slam Gift Shop at Globe Life Park in Arlington or the Rangers Fort Worth Team Shop at 316 Main St. during regular store hours. Items may also be dropped off at all Fort Worth Police and Fire Departments. The deadline for dropping off toys at the above locations is Tuesday night.
Sponsors for the 2015 Cowboy Santas include the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation, Fox Sports Southwest, CBS11/TXA21, 105.3 The Fan, ESPN Deportes 1540 AM, Delaware North Sportservice, and the Robinson Chirinos Foundation.