Homestand highlighted by Gaylord Perry Statue Dedication, Girls Day, Tony Bennett Birthday Celebration, Jerry Garcia Tribute Night, Heritage nights, Dog Days of Summer & Pixar Day

FRI., AUGUST 12 | 7:15 P.M. | BALTIMORE ORIOLES     

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, CSN-BA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Shawna Ferris

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by Draft Kings

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - JUNIOR GIANTS AMBASSADOR RECOGNITION DAY: The Giants will celebrate the Junior Giants Ambassadors in a pre-game ceremony on the field. These ambassadors have dedicated their summer to improve the lives of youth by working hand in hand with league organizers to ensure a high quality program is being offered in our Junior Giants communities.

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - GIANTS COMMUNITY FUND: The Giants Community Fund will have "Mystery Grab Bags" available for purchase. Each bag includes one premium item, such as an autographed ball or bobblehead, and several smaller promotional items. Bags will be sold pregame or until they sell out.

 

SAT., AUGUST 13 | 6:05 P.M. | BALTIMORE ORIOLES  

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, CSN-BA, MLBN

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: BEAUTIFUL

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Gaylord Perry

 

GIVEAWAY - GAYLORD PERRY REPLICA STATUE: Presented by Coca-Cola: First 20,000 fans will receive a Gaylord Perry replica statue.

 

SPECIAL CEREMONY - GAYLORD PERRY STATUE DEDICATION: The Giants will dedicate a nine-foot, bronze statue, by sculptor William Behrends, in honor of Hall of Famer Gaylord Perry at 1:00 p.m. at the Second and King Streets entrance to AT&T Park. Fans are invited to attend this public ceremony. Joining Perry, who had a remarkable 22-year career highlighted by 314 wins, 3,543 strikeouts, one No-Hitter and two Cy Young Awards, will be Giants Hall of Famers Willie Mays, Willie McCovey, Juan Marichal and Orlando Cepeda; Giants alumni including Mike McCormick, Bob Bolin, Joey Amalfitano, Rich Robertson, Jim Barr, Don Carrithers, Will Clark, Dave Dravecky, Jeffery Leonard and Jeremy Affeldt; Giants executives, including President & CEO Larry Baer, Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations Brian Sabean and Giants Senior Vice President and General Manager Bobby Evans; Giants Manager Bruce Bochy; Perry's family and friends and many other special guests.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - SEPTEMBEARD: Septembeard is dedicated to discovering better treatments and ultimately a cure for prostate cancer during National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - SEPTEMBEARD: Representatives from the Septembeard will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind Section 119, from the time gates open through the 4th inning.

 

SUN., AUGUST 14 | 1:05 P.M. | BALTIMORE ORIOLES 

 

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, CSN-BA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Grace Leer

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by Coca-Cola

 

GIVEAWAY - HUNTER PENCE SOLAR BOBBLEBODY: Presented by Coca-Cola: First 20,000 fans will receive a Hunter Pence Solar Bobblebody

 

SPECIAL EVENT - GIRL SCOUT DAY: The Giants will host the annual Girl Scout Day at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes a limited Girl Scout-themed Giants patch. All uniformed Girl Scouts and their Troop Leaders will be invited to participate in a pregame ceremony on the field to honor the scouts. Additionally, a portion of proceeds from every special event ticket purchase will be donated to Girl Scouts of Northern California. *In order to participate in the on-field ceremony, all Girl Scouts and Troop Leaders must be in uniform and have a Girl Scout Day special event ticket. Fans must have a special event ticket to receive this item.

 

SPECIAL CEREMONY - ALEXIS BUSCH PLAQUE DEDICATION: In celebration of Girls Day, the Giants will dedicate and unveil a commemorative plaque in the Giants Dugout recognizing Alexis Busch, who served as the first batgirl in Major League Baseball history. During the Giants inaugural season at AT&T Park, then Pacific Bell Park, Busch became the first batgirl in Major League Baseball history, a role she held for two seasons, and paved the way for other girls to follow. Busch passed away in a sailing accident in 2012, but her family will be in attendance for the pre-game dedication and ceremony.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - GIRLS DAY: The Giants are teaming up with BAWSI and Coaching Corps to host the Annual Girls Day at AT&T Park. This day will take place to celebrate the organizations that are dedicated to empowering women in sports in the Bay Area. The Giants will be joined in a pre-game ceremony by BAWSI, Coaching Corps and the University of California, Berkeley Women's Crew team - 2016 NCAA Rowing National Champions.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - GIANTS COMMUNITY FUND EDUCATION DAY: The Giants Community Fund will host the annual Education Day at AT&T Park to recognize both the incoming and graduating classes of the Harmon and Sue Burns Scholars. Each year, 10 eighth-grade participants of the Junior Giants program are chosen as Harmon & Sue Burns Scholars based on their leadership skills, character, academic potential and Junior Giants involvement. Each scholar also receives a $5,000 scholarship. The Harmon and Sue Burns Scholarship Program was named in honor of the late Giants owners Harmon and Sue Burns and is underwritten by the Burns Family Foundation and Franklin Templeton Investments. Prior to a pre-game ceremony honoring the scholars, the scholars and their families participate in a Q&A session with Will Clark and Dave Flemming.

 

KIDS RUN THE BASES - Presented by See's Candies: Kids 14 & under are invited to run the bases following Sunday's game. Participants must exit the ballpark after the game and re-enter at the right field viewing portal from the Port Walk. After kids have finished running the bases, they will be directed out of the ballpark by event staff behind home plate.

 

MON., AUGUST 15 | 7:15 P.M. | PITTSBURGH PIRATES              

 

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, CSN-BA, MLBN

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Gabi Holzwarth

 

SPECIAL EVENT - IRISH HERITAGE NIGHT: In partnership with Irish Immigration Pastoral Center: The Giants will host the second Irish Heritage Night. This special event ticket package includes a seat in one of the Irish Heritage sections, admission to the Irish Heritage Night pre-game party in Seals Plaza from 5-7 p.m., and an Irish-themed Giants scarf. Cultural food and beverage will be available for purchase at the pre-game party. Cultural performers will be on display at the festival in Seals Plaza and on-field prior to the game. Partial proceeds from all Irish Heritage Night special event tickets will benefit local Irish charities. *Fans must have a special event ticket to attend this event and receive this item.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - PEANUTS NIGHT: The Giants will celebrate the influential work of one of the most celebrated comic strip authors and illustrators, Charles M. Schulz, and the comic strip "Peanuts" at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes a collector's-edition Peanuts/Giants snowglobe. *Fans must have a special event ticket to receive this item.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - IMMUNIZATION COALITION: The San Francisco Immunization Coalition works to increase immunization rates and prevent disease by creating and distributing educational materials for health professionals and the public that enhance the delivery of safe and effective immunization services.

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - IMMUNIZATION COALITION: Representatives from the Immunization Coalition will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind Section 119, from the time gates open through the 4th inning.

 

TUES., AUGUST 16 | 7:15 P.M. | PITTSBURGH PIRATES              

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, CSN-BA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Novato Charter School

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by Bank of America

 

SPECIAL EVENT - NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE NIGHT: Presented by River Rock Casino: The Giants will host Native American Heritage Night at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes a limited-edition Native American-themed Giants item. Cultural entertainment will be taking place on the field prior to the game. Partial proceeds from every special event ticket purchase will be donated to local Native American based charities. *Fans must have a special event ticket to receive this item.

 

COMMUNITY EVENT - U.S. NAVY SHIP NAMING: The United States Secretary of the Navy, Ray Mabus, will name a new U.S. Navy ship in honor of Harvey Milk, who served in the Navy from 1951-55. The naming ceremony will take place at Treasure Island earlier in the day and be commemorated during pre-game festivities at AT&T Park. The second ship of the next generation of fleet replenishment oilers (T-AO 206) will be named USNS Harvey Milk after the civil and human rights leader who became one of the first openly LGBT elected officials in the U.S. when he won a seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1977.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - JEFFERSON AWARDS: The Giants have teamed up with The Jefferson Awards Students In Action to recognize high school students making a difference in their community. A homeplate ceremony with Hunter Strickland, the student, and their advisor will take place before the game.

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - TRUST FOR PUBLIC LAND: Trust for Public Land is dedicated to creating parks and protecting land for people, ensuring healthy, livable communities for generations to come. Representatives will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind Section 119, from the time gates open through the 4th inning.

 

PRE-GAME PROMOTION - SAY HEY TUESDAY PRESENTED BY CSN BAY AREA: CSN Bay Area will host Giants Pregame Live and Giants Postgame Live from Willie Mays Plaza. Fans are invited to come out early and watch their favorite sports analysts. The first 500 fans who come to Willie Mays Plaza and get in line at the CSN tent will receive a drawstring bag.

 

WED., AUGUST 17 | 12:45 P.M. | PITTSBURGH PIRATES             

 

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, CSN-BA, MLBN

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Anne Abrams, SF Playhouse

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Ken "Suds" Sutherland

 

SPECIAL EVENT - PEANUT ALLERGY FRIENDLY DAY: In partnership with the Natalie Giorgi Sunshine Foundation: The Giants will host the last of three Peanut Allergy Friendly games at AT&T Park. A Peanut Controlled Section will be featured where Giants fans with nut allergies can enjoy the game. All Peanut Allergy Friendly ticket purchasers are encouraged to enter through the Suite Lobby Entrance at 2nd and King, which will provide the most direct route to VR 336. Each person with a ticket for VR 336 will be required to sign a waiver before entering the Peanut Controlled Section. Tickets can be purchased at sfgiants.com/specialevents.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - LAZAREX CANCER FOUNDATION: The Lazarex works to improve the outcome of cancer care, giving hope, dignity and life to end stage cancer patients and the medically underserved by providing assistance with costs for FDA clinical trial participation, identification of clinical trial options, community outreach and education.

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - LAZAREX CANCER FOUNDATION: Representatives from Lazarex Cancer Foundation will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind Section 119, from the time gates open through the 4th inning.

 

COMMUNITY PARTNER - AT&T COMMUNITY ALL STARS: The Giants and AT&T will host the 12th annual Giants/AT&T Community All Stars Ceremony and Dinner. The Giants and AT&T will host a pre-game ceremony to honor organizations that are committed to providing support and services to Seniors in the Bay Area. This year's honorees are: 30th Street Senior Center, Community Technology Network, Curry Senior Center, Institute on Aging, and Kimochi, Inc. The Giants and AT&T will also host a dinner where $10,000 grants will be awarded to these five outstanding Bay Area non-profit organizations.

 

THURS., AUGUST 18 | 7:15 P.M. | NEW YORK METS    

 

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, CSN-BA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Representatives of the Jerry Garcia Family and the Grateful Dead Community.

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: On behalf of The Jake Peavy Foundation and The Rex Foundation.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - JERRY GARCIA TRIBUTE NIGHT: The Giants will host Jerry Garcia Tribute Night at AT&T Park. This special event ticket package includes a collector's edition Jerry Garcia-themed Giants hat. Also offered, the VIP ticket package includes admission to the Triples Alley pre-game party from 4:45-6:45PM, complimentary food and beverage (including beer and wine), a collectable Jerry Garcia-themed Giants hat, and a VIP-edition Jerry Garcia-themed Giants item. The pre-game party also offers VIP ticket holders early access to the ballpark, on-field access to watch batting practice, and at the conclusion of the pre-game event, a walk along the warning track on the field to access their seats. Members of the Garcia family will be on-hand at the pre-game party. A portion of proceeds from every special event ticket sold will benefit The Rex Foundation. *Fans must have a special event or VIP ticket to attend this event or receive these items.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - WILLIE MCCOVEY GOLF CLASSIC: The Giants Community Fund hosts its annual golf tournament on this day at San Francisco's TPC Harding Park, featuring Hall of Famer, Willie McCovey. This sold-out event pairs a Giants celebrity with each sponsored foursome. Scheduled to appear this year are: Will Clark, Kirk Reuter, Robb Nen, Noah Lowry, Bill Laskey, Jeremy Affeldt and many others. For information about this event and other Fund endeavors, visit jrgiants.org.

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - HAVE A BALL: Representatives from Have a Ball will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind Section 119, from the time gates open through the 4th inning.

 

FRI., AUGUST 19 | 7:15 P.M. | NEW YORK METS            

 

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, CSN-BA

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Diana Nagy

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: In celebration of Tony Bennett

 

SPECIAL CEREMONY - TONY BENNETT'S 90th BIRTHDAY: In honor of Tony Bennett's 90th Birthday, the City of San Francisco will celebrate Bennett with a public dedication and unveiling of an eight-foot, bronze statue of Bennett on the lawn of the Fairmont Hotel at Noon. Bennett will then attend the Giants game, where he will be honored in pre-game festivities with a special presentation by Giants President & CEO Larry Baer. Bennett is scheduled to perform his legendary song, "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" for the fans during the game.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - ORANGE FRIDAY HAPPY HOUR: Presented by Lagunitas Brewing Company: The Giants will host the final Orange Friday Happy Hour event at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes admission to the Orange Friday Happy Hour pre-game party in Seals Plaza from 5:00-7:00PM with live music and entertainment by Super Diamond, The Neil Diamond Tribute. Food and beverage specials will be available for purchase. Partial proceeds from every ticket sold benefit local non-profits. *Fans must have a special event ticket to attend this event.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - BEATLES TRIBUTE NIGHT: A 50-Year Anniversary Celebration of Final Live Concert: The Giants will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles' final live concert, which took place at Candlestick Park, the longtime home of the Giants. This special event ticket includes a collector-edition "Abbey Road"-inspired Giants t-shirt. Various pre-game and in-game elements will be themed around The Beatles. *Fans must have a special event ticket to receive this item.

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE - GIANTS COMMUNITY FUND: The Giants Community Fund will have "Mystery Grab Bags" available for purchase. Each bag includes one premium item, such as an autographed ball or bobblehead, and several smaller promotional items. Bags will be sold pregame or until they sell out.

 

SAT., AUGUST 20 | 1:05 P.M. | NEW YORK METS          

 

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, CSN-BA, FS1

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Representative of Virgin America

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by Virgin America

 

GIVEAWAY - VIRGIN AMERICA 2-FOR-1 FLIGHT VOUCHER: Presented by Virgin America: First 40,000 fans will receive a Virgin America 2-for-1 flight voucher

 

SPECIAL EVENT - FELLOWSHIP DAY: In partnership with William Jessup University, Salvation Army, K-LOVE, and Spirit West Coast: The Giants will host the Giants annual Fellowship Day at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes a limited-edition Fellowship-themed Giants item. A portion of proceeds from special event ticket purchases will go back to the Salvation Army, to aid in their ongoing mission. After the game, all ticketed fans are invited to stay and listen to players give their testimonials about how faith has played a beneficial role in their personal and professional lives. Additionally, award-winning Christian music songwriter, Matthew West, will be performing live for all fans in attendance. *Fans must have a special event ticket to receive this item.

 

SUN., AUGUST 21 | 5:08 P.M. | NEW YORK METS         

 

BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES KKSF 910AM, ESPN

 

NATIONAL ANTHEM: Lindsey Collins - Producer of Pixar/Disney's "Finding Dory"

CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by Zynga

 

GIVEAWAY - REUSABLE GROCERY TOTE: MLB Network: First 25,000 fans will receive a reusable grocery tote

 

SPECIAL EVENT - PIXAR DAY: The Giants and Pixar Animation Studios will host the 4th annual "Pixar Day at the Park". This special event ticket includes a special Pixar-themed Giants item. Also offered, the VIP ticket packet includes admission to the Triples Alley pre-game party from 2:35-4:35pm, complimentary food and beverage (including beer and wine), as well as the Special Event Pixar/Giants item and a VIP-edition Pixar/Giants item. The pre-game party also offers VIP ticket holders early access to the ballpark, on-field access to watch batting practice, and at the conclusion of the pre-game event, a walk along the warning track on the field to access their seats. Additionally, this VIP event will feature a special Q&A panel, highlighted by some of the creative minds of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios. Pre-game entertainment will take place on-field. Following the conclusion of the game, Pixar Day Special Event ticket holders will be invited to the field to watch the Disney/Pixar film, "Finding Nemo". A portion of every special event ticket sold benefits local non-profits in the community. *Fans must have a special event or VIP ticket to receive this item and attend this event.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - BOY SCOUT DAY: The Giants will host the annual Boy Scout Day at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes a Boy Scout/Giants patch. All uniformed scouts and scout leaders in attendance are invited to participate in a pre-game ceremony on the field to honor the scouts. Additionally, a portion of all proceeds will be donated back to Boy Scouts of America, benefitting scouts in the Bay Area and nationwide. *In order to participate in the on-field ceremony, all Boy Scouts and Troop leaders must be in uniform and have a Boy Scout Day special event ticket. Fans must have a special event ticket to receive this item.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - DOG DAYS OF SUMMER: Presented by Zynga: The Giants will host the annual Dog Days of Summer event at AT&T Park. This special event ticket includes admission for the fans and one dog to the game. Dogs and owners will be invited to participate in a pre-game on-field costume contest and parade. *All tickets must be purchased in advance. Only one dog will be allowed per adult and all dogs must be over six months old. The Giants reserve the right to refuse any dog. A veterinarian will be on site in case of emergency. Please visit sfgiants.com/promotions for more information.

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - GUIDE DOGS FOR THE BLIND: Guide Dogs for the Blind provides guide dogs and training in their use to visually impaired people throughout the United States and Canada.

 

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT - JUNIOR GIANTS COACHES AND TEAM PARENTS RECOGNITION DAY: The Giants will celebrate the Junior Giants Coaches and Team Parents that have won their league's Willie Mac Award in a pre-game ceremony on the field. These coaches and team parents are being saluted for exemplifying the junior giants spirit through their leadership and teamwork. In addition, more than 1400 coaches and team parents have been invited to this game as a thank you for generously dedicating their time and efforts to improve the lives of junior giants in their communities.

 

KIDS RUN THE BASES - Presented by See's Candies: Kids 14 & under are invited to run the bases following Sunday's game. Participants must exit the ballpark after the game and re-enter at the right field viewing portal from the Port Walk. After kids have finished running the bases, they will be directed out of the ballpark by event staff behind home plate.

 

BART TRACK MAINTENANCE AND STATION CLOSURE - On multiple weekends, starting on Saturday, July 30, 2016 through October, BART trains will not run between the Daly City and Glen Park stations. As a result, the Balboa Part Station will also be closed. The weekend closures are due to critical track safety repairs and upgrades which will reduce track noise and make improvements at the Balboa Park Station. Fans arriving at the Balboa Park Station will be directed to bus stops during this closure to access bus and MUNI Metro connections. SamTrans will provide free express busses between Daly City and Glen Park stations. SFMTA will also provide a free local shuttle for the three stations: Glen Park, Balboa Park and Daly City. The following weekends are affected by this closure, and alternative transportation is recommended.

•             August 13 and 14

•             August 20 and 21

•             September 3, 4 and 5 (Labor Day Weekend)

•             September 17 and 18

•             October 1 and 2

•             October 15 and 16

 

50/50 RAFFLE - Presented by HERO: The Giants Community Fund will conduct a 50/50 Raffle during each game to support and expand services through the Junior Giants program and through grants to non-profits in the areas of health, education and violence prevention. The winner of the 50/50 Raffle will take home fifty percent of the total amount of tickets sold with the other half going to the Giants Community Fund. Tickets will be sold at the new 50/50 kiosk behind home plate on the Promenade Level near the Community Clubhouse. Roving Raffle Team Members (wearing yellow 50/50 aprons) will also be selling tickets throughout the ballpark through the end of the 6th inning. The winning ticket number will be posted on the scoreboard and announced before the 8th inning. Ticket prices are as follows; 1 for $3, 3 tickets for $5, 10 tickets for $10, 40 tickets for $20, 120 tickets for $40. More information can be found at sfgiants.com/5050Raffle.