Tigers Homestand Highlights

The Tigers return to Comerica Park for nine games June 20-29. The Tigers host the Seattle Mariners June 20-23 for a four-game series. The Cleveland Indians will make their second appearance this season at Comerica Park June 24-26 for a three-game weekend series and the Tigers will close out the homestand with a two-game interleague series with the Miami Marlins on June 28-29.

The Tigers first three games against the Seattle Mariners, Monday through Wednesday, are slated for 7:10 p.m., while their series finale on Thursday is a 1:10 p.m. start. Friday's game against Cleveland is scheduled for 7:10 p.m., Saturday's game is a 4:10 p.m. start and Sunday's day game against the Indians is slated for 1:10 p.m. After the club's off day on Monday, the team returns for two games against the Marlins. Tuesday's game is at 7:10 p.m. and Wednesday the homestand closes out with a 1:10 p.m. game.

Tickets are available at the Comerica Park Box Office, online at tigers.com and by phone at (866) 66-TIGER (84437). For complete ticket information including season, group and suites visit tigers.com/tickets or call 313-471-BALL (2255).

· BOGO: Tickets for the Seattle Mariners series (Monday, June 20 through Thursday, June 23) are buy one ticket, get the second ticket for free. * Select seating areas eligible for offer. While supplies last. Restrictions apply.

· Weekday Value Pack: Tickets are available for the Weekday Value Pack that includes four upper reserved tickets, four sodas, four hot dogs and four bags of chips for as little as $19 or $24 per person at tigers.com/value or at the Tigers box office. This offer is valid Monday - Friday ONLY (excludes Saturday and Sunday games against Cleveland).

· Miller Lite Friday Night Party Packages: For every Friday night game at Comerica Park, the Detroit Tigers are offering a game ticket and a 16oz. Miller Lite*. Miller Lite Friday Night Party Packages start as low as $19 (while supplies last) and come with a voucher redeemable for a beverage at the Miller Lite Jungle or the "Grab n Go" located behind section 146. *Voucher may also be redeemed for a non-alcoholic alternative (soda or water).

· Tigers June Ballpark Pass: This ticket offer is valid for all remaining home games, Monday-Friday in June for just $49. All tickets will be digitally delivered via your mobile device via the MLB.com Ballpark app. For ticket purchase and additional information, visit tigers.com/tickets.

· Chevrolet Pavilion Drink Voucher Ticket Package: This ticket package includes a pavilion or standing room only ticket and a drink voucher valid for a beer or water. Redemption for your beverage will be at the Chevrolet Pavilion Patio A and Patio B. This offer is valid ONLY for Wednesday, June 22 vs. Seattle and Tuesday, June 28 vs. Miami. For pricing, please visit tigers.com/tickets.

· Chevrolet Fun Zone Ticket Package: This ticket package includes an upper baseline box ticket with a voucher for a Chevrolet branded item. Vouchers can be redeemed at the ticket sales kiosk outside of section 332. This offer is valid for every Tuesday home game including, June 21 vs. Seattle and June 28 vs. Miami.

· Vote Early, Vote Often and #VoteTigers: Voting has started for Major League Baseball's All-Star Game held at Petco Park in San Diego. MLB's All-Star balloting program is the largest of its kind in professional sports and again will be conducted exclusively online. Fans around the world can cast their votes for position starters up to five times in any 24-hour period and a total of 35 times by visiting tigers.com/vote. Voting is open now through June 30 and fans are encouraged to vote early and often. Fans will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite Tigers players at the All-Star voting table at Brushfire Grill during all home games within the voting period. Fans who visit the table and vote will have the chance to be entered to win a variety of prizes.

· The D Shop Gift with Purchase: Spend $200-or-more at The D Shop and receive a special crystal baseball with authenticated game-used dirt from Comerica Park dirt in a collector's box. While supplies last.

Monday, June 20 vs. Seattle Mariners at 7:10 p.m. Gates Open at 5:30 p.m.

· Kinsler's Kids: Through the generosity of Tigers infielder Ian Kinsler and his wife Tess, the Detroit Tigers Foundation, an affiliate of Ilitch Charities, is proud to continue Kinsler's Kids. On June 20, The Birthday Party Project will celebrate its summer birthday party in honor of Ian's birthday week at Comerica Park with all the bells and whistles. All guests will be treated to a Detroit Tigers game in a luxury suite, receive ballpark fare dinner, a cupcake and a Kinsler's Kids t-shirt. The children celebrating their birthdays this summer also will receive a personalized authentic Detroit Tigers jersey and an autographed photo of Kinsler. The Kinsler's Kids program will host children and families as selected by The Birthday Party Project in conjunction with Coalition on Temporary Shelter (COTS).

· The ceremonial first pitch will be thrown by Tigers fan Thatcher Harrison.

· The national anthem will be performed by vocalist Kristin Hartman.

Tuesday, June 21 vs. Seattle Mariners at 7:10 p.m. Gates Open at 5:30 p.m.

· Bark at the Park: Tigers will host Bark at the Park, presented by AvoDerm Natural Pet Foods, Nylabone and PetSmart. Ticket holder activities include an exclusive gate giveaway, "Best of Show" contest, in-game promotions and following the game, Bark at the Park ticket holders and their dogs will be allowed on the field for dog walk around the bases.

· The ceremonial first pitches will be thrown by Grammy Award Winner, Chrisette Michele, Tigers Fan, Andrew Jewell, and Carl Rogers, representing PetSmart.

· The national anthem will be performed by vocalist and World War II Veteran, Harold Lanning.

· Fans will receive a Detroit Tigers Grand Slam Coupon Book upon entry to Comerica Park.

Wednesday, June 22 vs. Seattle Mariners at 7:10 p.m. Gates Open at 5:30 p.m.

· Western Michigan University Night: The Detroit Tigers along with FOX Sports Detroit and AMP Radio will host the first installment of their University Days series at Comerica Park. All fans who purchased the Western Michigan University ticket package will receive a co-branded Detroit Tigers and Western Michigan University baseball hat and a donation will be made to the WMU Legacy Scholarship fund. (This ticket package is sold out.)

· The ceremonial first pitch will be thrown by Western Michigan alumnus and current Detroit Red Wings defenseman Danny DeKeyser.

· The national anthem will be performed by WMU's Phi Mu Alpha, Delta Iota Chapter Choir.

Thursday, June 23 vs. Seattle Mariners at 1:10 p.m. Gates Open at 11:30 a.m.

· The ceremonial first pitches will be thrown by Tigers fans, Korbin Wolf and Patricia Alterman.

· The national anthem will be accompanied by the US Border Patrol Honor Guard.

Friday, June 24 vs. Cleveland Indians at 7:10 p.m. Gates Open at 5:30 p.m.

· The first 10,000 fans will receive a Detroit Tigers Floppy Hat, courtesy of National Coney Island.

· Teacher Appreciation Ticket Package: The ticket package includes a lower baseline box, upper infield box, upper baseline box or upper reserved ticket and a Detroit Tigers pencil cup set (For groups of 15 or more please contact Betsy Bouillon at betsy.bouillon@tigers.com or Maggie Myers at maggie.myers@tigers.com.)

· The national anthem will be performed by the DTE Singers.

· Detroit Tigers Foundation 50/50 Raffle: The Detroit Tigers Foundation 50/50 Charity Raffle continues at Comerica Park this season at all Friday and Saturday home games. The partner charity for this weekend's 50/50 raffle is the Little Caesars Amateur Hockey League. Tickets will be sold on a digital platform and are three for $5, 10 for $10 and 40 for $20. The winner will be announced on the Comerica Park scoreboard before the end of the game. The 50/50 Charity Raffle program has raised more than $1.2 million for charity.

· Friday Fireworks and Pepsi Close for Cash (weather permitting).

Saturday, June 25 vs. Cleveland Indians at 4:10 p.m. Gates Open at 2:30 p.m.

· Placido Polanco Autograph Signing: Former Tigers second baseman Placido Polanco will be signing autographs at 11:00 a.m. in The D Shop. Tickets are available in The D Shop the day of the signing and all signatures will be authenticated by Major League Baseball. For more information visit tigers.com/autographs.

· 2006 AL Championship 10th Anniversary with Placido Polanco: Placido Polanco will participate in a pregame Q&A session with fans from 2:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Big Cat Court as part of the 2006 AL Championship 10th Anniversary celebration and throw out the ceremonial first pitch.

· 6th Annual Classic Car Show: The Tigers will host the 6th annual Classic Car Show, presented by MotorCity Casino Hotel. The Car show will take place from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., located in front of the ballpark at Witherell Street and Columbia Plaza.

· Pitch, Hit and Run Ceremony: The champions from each division age group from the Scotts Pitch, Hit and Run championship will be recognized in a pregame ceremony.

· Verlander's Victory for Veterans: This season, for each Saturday home game, Justin Verlander hosts Veterans from Veterans Affairs Medical Centers throughout the state of Michigan. These Veterans sustained injuries or illness in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom or in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom. The Veterans along with their families cheer on the Tigers from the comfort of Verlander's personal luxury suite. After serving our country, the special day provides American veterans the opportunity to enjoy a Tigers game with their family. Veterans from the Battle Creek Veterans Affairs Healthcare System will share 18 luxury suite tickets and parking passes in the Tigers Parking Garage. Food and beverage is provided for the guests courtesy of Verlander. Veterans receive a personalized welcome letter from Verlander, a Verlander's Victory for Veterans t-shirt and a Wins for Warriors baseball cap.

· All fans will receive a Justin Upton Commemorative Trading Card, presented by Topps.

· An additional ceremonial first pitch will be thrown by Tigers Fan Cindy Kainz.

· The national anthem will be performed by Lori Adams.

· Fans will receive a Detroit Tigers Grand Slam Coupon Book upon entry to Comerica Park.

· Following Saturday's game, Dunkin Donuts Mugs and coupons will be distributed, while supplies last.

Sunday, June 26 vs. Cleveland Indians at 1:10 p.m. Gates Open at 11:00 a.m.

· On-Field Photo Day: From 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. all fans are invited down to the field for a special opportunity to take photos of their favorite Tigers players and coaches. Fans are encouraged to take selfies with their favorite players in the background and tag them on Twitter and Instagram using #TigersSelfies. Please note that this is not an autograph event and posed photos are not permitted. Photo Day is presented by Ball Park and Meijer.

· All kids 14-and-under will receive a Justin Verlander poster, courtesy of Meijer.

· Health and Fitness Ticket Package: The ticket package includes a lower baseline box, upper infield box or upper reserved ticket, a Detroit Tigers Health & Fitness t-shirt and $5 donation to CRIM Fitness Foundation, which is committed to serving a leadership role in advancing the national agenda for improving health in our nation's communities. (For groups of 15 or more, please contact jessica.lepage@tigers.com.)

· The ceremonial first pitch will be thrown by Chris Lamer, representing Tyson and Ball Park.

· The national anthem and God Bless America will be performed by 13-year-old, Kiara Lynn-LeAnn Rimes.

· All Sunday home games are Chevy Youth Baseball Sunday Kids Days at Comerica Park. All kids 14-and-under will receive a free promotional item as part of the "Every Kid, Every Sunday" giveaway guarantee, enjoy free rides courtesy of Kroger on the Comerica Bank Carousel or the Fly Ball Ferris Wheel, take part in free face painting, Tigers Party Patrol will be at the Big Cat Court, kids will have the chance to win a Chevy Silverado Power Wheels (two giveaways each Sunday) and are invited down to the field for Kids Run the Bases courtesy of Aquafina following the game, weather permitting.

Tuesday, June 28 vs. Miami Marlins at 7:10 p.m. Gates Open at 5:30 p.m.

· The game ball will be delivered by Anne Fidrych, widow of Tigers great Mark "The Bird" Fidrych to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Fidrych's memorable 5-1 complete game against the New York Yankees on nationally televised Monday Night Baseball.

· Play Baseball Detroit pregame ceremony: The pregame ceremony will honor the 2016 Team Tigers Coach of the Year, William "Doc" Weir and 2016 Champions Award winner, Marilyn Wittsock. The Team Tigers Coach of the Year award recognizes Weir for his dedication and commitment to youth baseball or softball. The Champions Award recognizes Wittsock for her long standing dedication and/or profound impact on the game of softball. Over 1,200 youth baseball players will be featured from the Tiny Tigers, Baseball FUNdamentals, Detroit Tigers Hometown Championship and Team Tigers.

· The ceremonial first pitch will be thrown by Gary Gifford, representing Sunoco.

· The national anthem will be performed by vocalist Eric Gutman.

· Fans will receive a Detroit Tigers Grand Slam Coupon Book upon entry to Comerica Park.

Wednesday, June 29 vs. Miami Marlins at 1:10 p.m. Gates Open at 11:30 a.m.

· United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Ceremony: Prior to Wednesday's game, 60 individuals will be sworn in as American citizens during a pregame ceremony. The oath will be administered by Judge David Lawson through the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. The new citizens and their family members receive complimentary tickets courtesy of the Detroit Tigers to enjoy America's favorite pastime after officially becoming a citizen of the United States.

· The ceremonial first pitch will be thrown by actress and singer Victoria Justice, and John Selden, representing Kroger.

· The national anthem will be performed by Technical Sargent Mario Jimenez.

TRAFFIC UPDATES:

· For traffic updates fans can find alerts and alternative routes at tigers.com, and visit tigers.com/ballparkapp to download the MLB.com Ballpark app., and fans can follow @tigers on Twitter.

· We recommend tuning to WWJ 950 AM for up-to-the-minute updates on traffic alerts and closures.

· Fans can also check with the Michigan Department of Transportation and the City of Detroit Department of Transportation for real-time road closures and detours at www.michigan.gov/mdot and download the Mi Drive app. and you can also visit www.m-1rail.com.


PAWS TRACKS TO COMERICA PARK:

· Please remember to avoid delays, it's best to arrive early to Comerica Park.

· Traffic patterns may be modified at the discretion of law enforcement agencies.

· Tigers gameday and event traffic patterns go into effect a minimum of three hours prior to start time.