D-backs homestand lineup: August 22 - 28, 2016

 

             MON., AUG. 22 | 6:40 P.M. | ATLANTA BRAVES           
 
National Anthem: Christine Ray
Ceremonial First Pitch: Gus Esposito, Pepsi
Uniform:  Home White with black gradient "A" cap
 
            TUES., AUG. 23 | 6:40 P.M. | ATLANTA BRAVES           
 
6- SNAKEHEAD (2016 Alternate) TEAL TM#TEALTUESDAY: Fans are encouraged to wear teal and will have the chance to cheer on the D-backs with special Big Head signs and a unique atmosphere in select sections of the ballpark. Fans in these sections can also enjoy drink specials and live music provided by 93.3 ALT AZ in the Coors Light Strike Zone before the game.
 
DOLLAR DOGS ON TUESDAYS: Fans can get $1 hot dogs at Doubleheaders stands throughout the ballpark.
 
ASU NIGHT: The D-backs will host Arizona State University Night that will feature several Sun Devil-themed elements throughout the night, including appearances by ASU President Michael Crow, ASU Baseball Head Coach Tracy Smith, Alumni President Christine Wilkinson, ASU Student Government Council, Sparky, ASU Band and Spirit Squad. ASU students are encouraged to take advantage of the Student Pass promotion, which includes $1 tickets in the Bleachers and Bullpen Reserve by texting STUDENT to 76925. In addition, ASU Alumni, Faculty & Staff and parents of ASU students can get a discounted Baseline Reserve ticket for just $15 (Reg. $29). ASU Athletic Director Ray Anderson will throw out the ceremonial first pitch and throughout the game, ASU alumni and students will participate in several in-game activities such as the Hot Dog Derby, Legends Race and Catch-A-Ball. For more information and to purchase tickets, visitdbacks.com/asu.
 
CHASE YOUR DREAMS: The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation and Chase will donate new equipment to the Deer Valley High School baseball and softball programs. Players and coaches will have the opportunity to watch batting practice on the field followed by a surprise donation ceremony in auxiliary locker room B. The teams will also be recognized in a special pregame ceremony on the field.
 
DOG DAYS OF SUMMER: Fans can enjoy the game with their canine friend from the PetSmart Patio. Fans can use the new PetSmart Dog Park and treat their dog to doggy concession favorites such as doggy ice cream. PetSmart will also have adoptable dogs on site for fans to find a forever home for the pups. For more information, visitdbacks.com/dogdays
 
Color Guard: ASU Army ROTC
Uniform: Home Alternate Teal with teal outline "A" cap
 
             WED., AUG. 24 | 6:40 P.M. | ATLANTA BRAVES            
 
FRY'S D-BACKS REWARDS CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Fry's
D-backs Rewards winner Mandy Cantu will throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Cantu won the opportunity by redeeming his Fry's D-backs rewards points at a local Fry's Food Stores.
 
PACK THE HOUSE: More than 100 volunteers from UnitedHealthcare and D-backs employees will help pack Bags of Hope in the Right Field Deck during the game. The Bags of Hope will be delivered to underserved children in the Phoenix Community. With this event, the UnitedHealthcare team will hit its goal of "Packing the House" by providing more than 49,000 meals to underserved children in Phoenix, one for each seat at Chase Field.
 
National Anthem: Jennifer Kosharsky
Uniform:  Red Alternate with red gradient "D" cap and red helmet
 
          THURS., AUG. 25 | 6:40 P.M. | ATLANTA BRAVES         
 
GIVEAWAY: Throwback Thursday 2007 Poster featuring Brandon Webb, courtesy of Chase - 5,000
 
Throwback Thursdays LogoTHROWBACK THURSDAY, presented by Chase: The D-backs will pay tribute to the 2007 National League West Champions and will honor the team's history by wearing the Alternate Home Vest Uniform (worn from 1998-2006). Every Thursday home game will be deemed part of the D-backs Throwback Thursdays (#DbacksTBT), presented by Chase, and fans can expect to see the retro purple and teal colors incorporated in every game element at Chase Field, including signage, video and photos on dbTV. Fans are encouraged to wear the throwback purple and teal colors on Throwback Thursdays and the Chase Field Team Shop will offer a wide variety of items featuring the retro colors for fans to purchase. Chase credit or debit card users will receive special offers each Thursday, including:
·   30-percent discount on ticket pricing on select areas in the ballpark
·   $25 D-bucks card when they spend $75 in the Team Shop
·   Cracker Jack or Peanuts at Taste of Chase or Oasis in the Sandlot for only $1
More details are available at dbacks.com/throwback.
 
THROWBACK THURSDAY FIRST PITCH: D-backs former pitcher Brandon Webb and former catcher Chris Snyder will take part in the ceremonial first pitch.
 
WINE TASTING EVENT: Wine by Design will host a wine tasting event from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in front of the Club Series Wine Bar on the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Diamond Level. The wine tasting is open to all fans who have a ticket to that level. In addition, former D-backs catcher Chris Snyder will sign autographs from 5-6 p.m.
 
D-BACKS HEALTHCARE APPRECIATION: In appreciation of those who are dedicated to keeping Arizona healthy, the D-backs are offering a special ticket package that includes a discounted ticket and a D-backs scrub top. For more information, visit dbacks.com/healthcare.
 
National Anthem: Corona del Sol High School 
Ceremonial First Pitch: Keldy Winters 
Uniform:  Alternate Home Vest Uniform (worn from 1998-2006)
 
              FRI., AUG. 26 | 6:40 P.M. | CINCINNATI REDS             
 
POST-GAME FIREWORKS presented by GILA RIVER CASINOS
 
Matthew WestFAITH & FAMILY NIGHT: D-backs fans can enjoy a post-game concert by Matthew West and an opening performance by Laura Walsh. A portion of ticket sales from Faith & Family Night ticket packages will benefit Fellowship of Christian Athletes. For more information, visit dbacks.com/faith.
 
DINNER WITH A D-BACK: D-backs pitcher Archie Bradley will entertain guests and enjoy dinner provided by Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers at 5 p.m. at Chase Field. The guests will also enjoy watching D-backs batting practice on the field. The winners were selected through a contest hosted by Raising Cane's throughout July and August.  
 
MOST VALUABLE TEACHER: The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation will recognize ten outstanding teachers as part of the D-backs Most Valuable Teachers program that celebrates outstanding teachers and educators and acknowledges their commitment to education. Each D-backs MVT will receive $1,000 to spend on classroom supplies and will be recognized during a special pregame ceremony. Fans are encouraged to nominate an educator that they feel goes above and beyond at dbacks.com/MVT
 
ARIZONA LOTTERY SPECIAL EXPERIENCE: Two lucky winners, courtesy of Arizona Lottery, will experience batting practice, a behind-the-scenes tour, and will stand with the team during the national anthem. The D-backs selected winners from entries collected at three Arizona Lottery events held at Fry's Food Stores around the Valley.
 
LA TERRAZA: Fans can enjoy a Latin vibe in the Upper Right Field Concourse that includes specialized décor, live music and authentic regional food from local favorites such as El Güero Canelo. Fans will also be able to try out the new Twitter Vending Machine, powered by Manzanita Sol, that includes D-backs prizes such as gift cards, koozies, tickets sunglasses and more.
 
National Anthem: Deer Valley School District Choir
Ceremonial First Pitch: Tastemaster Dr. Maya Warren, Cold Stone Creamery
Ceremonial First Pitch: Angela Hallier
Uniform: Home Alternate Teal with teal outline "A" cap
 
             SAT., AUG. 27 | 5:10 P.M. | CINCINNATI REDS            
 
GIVEAWAY: D-backs Pullover, courtesy of Sanderson Ford - 20,000 fans
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ALUMNI GAME, presented by Sanderson Ford: Beginning at 2:30 p.m., D-backs alumni including Luis Gonzalez, Reggie Sanders, Brandon Webb, and Jay Bell will take the field to play a three-inning game. Gates will open at 2 p.m. and will be open seating for the Alumni Game. More information and a full list of alumni expected to participate can be found at dbacks.com/alumni.  
 
D-BACKS WIVES' "FAVORITE THINGS" AUCTION: D-backs wives and girlfriends of current players and coaches have put together baskets full of their "Favorite Things" and will include autographed memorabilia that will be available for auction. The auction will begin when gates open through the end of the 7th inning at section 131. Proceeds will benefit the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation.
 
HEART & HUSTLE AWARD: D-backs' First Base Coach Dave McKay will present Paul Goldschmidt with the 2016 Heart & Hustle Award before the game. The award is given to a member from each MLB club that demonstrates a passion for the game of baseball and best embodies the values, spirit and traditions of the game. One overall winner from the 30 teams will be selected by a panel of former MLB players and honored in Nov.
 
BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS TUCSON: The D-backs will recognize 100 mentors and mentees from Big Brother Big Sisters of Tucson for a special pregame recognition and 15 "Littles" will be selected to stand with the team during the national anthem. 
 
LAW ENFORCEMENT NIGHT: The D-backs will recognize uniformed police officers from around the Valley during a special pregame ceremony. In addition, the colors will be posted by a six-man team from the Phoenix Police Department and before the game, Phoenix Police Department bag pipes and drums will perform along the Gila River Casinos Plaza.
 
FAMILY OF FALLEN OFFICER DAVID PAYNE FIRST PITCH: The family of fallen Chandler Police Officer David Payne will throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Payne was killed while on duty by a drunk driver on Oct. 31, 2014.
 
QUEEN CREEK LITTLE LEAGUE ALL-STARS: The D-backs will recognize the Queen Creek Little League 10 and under team in a special pregame ceremony. The Little Leaguers recently won the state championship in their 10 and under division.
 
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS: The D-backs will host the 19th annual Domestic Violence Awareness game in collaboration with the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual & Domestic Violence (ACESDV). Fans are encouraged to wear throwback D-backs purple and teal, which are also colors that bring awareness to domestic violence and sexual assault. A portion of each ticket sold through a special offer available on dbacks.com/acesdv will be donated to ACESDV.
 
CHASE YOUR DREAMS: The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation and Chase will recognize the Rincon/University High School baseball and softball teams during a special pregame recognition and will receive equipment for both programs.
 
FRY'S DIAMOND DAYS PROGRAM: Fry's Food Stores and the USO will treat more than 200 military members and their families from the 944th Fight Wing Reserve at Luke Air Force Base and the 161st Refueling Wing of the Arizona Air National Guard. 
 
LA TERRAZA: Fans can enjoy a Latin vibe in the Upper Right Field Concourse that includes specialized décor, live music and authentic regional food from local favorites such as El Güero Canelo.
 
D-BACKS EXPRESS: The D-backs offer a hassle-free way to see a D-backs game for fans in Tucson. A luxury bus will pick up fans at the Foothills Mall in Tucson at 11:30 a.m. and drop them off in front of Chase Field. Round-trip fares are $25 per person, and buses depart three hours before game time. For more information, visit dbacks.com/express.
 
National Anthem: Gilbert Christian School
Ceremonial First Pitch: Sanderson Ford
Uniform:  Black Alternate with black gradient "A" cap
 
              SUN., AUG. 28 | 1:10 P.M. | CINCINNATI REDS            
 
JEWISH COMMUNITY DAY: The D-backs will host Jewish Community Day that includes a national anthem performance by junior high school students and Cantors from the Jewish Community. In addition, members of the Jewish Community will have the opportunity to participate in a pregame parade around the field. As part of the Jewish Community Day ticket package, all youth will receive a free ticket with the purchase of a discounted ticket available atdbacks.com/jewish.
 
HEALTHY LIFESTARS: The D-backs will host more than 1,000 youth and their families to enjoy the game for their participation in "Step Up 4 Kids Challenge." The families were invited through Health LifeStars in partnership with The Salvation Army, Boys & Girls Clubs, YMCA and various local schools. The D-backs will recognize the participants in a special pregame ceremony.
 
TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY: In appreciation for teachers and educators across Arizona, the D-backs are offering a special teacher appreciation package that includes a discounted game ticket and a teacher supply bag. The teacher supply bag includes a tote bag courtesy of University of Phoenix, pens courtesy of Waste Management, sunscreen samples courtesy of Banana Boat, dry erase markers courtesy of Western Refining, folders and coupons courtesy of Fry's Food Stores and coupons courtesy of Papa John's. In addition, teachers in attendance can enter for the chance to win a pizza party for their class, hosted by Papa John's and the D-backs. For more information, visit dbacks.com/teachers.
 
D-BACKS HEALTHCARE APPRECIATION: In appreciation of those who are dedicated to keeping Arizona healthy, the D-backs are offering a special ticket package that includes a discounted ticket and a D-backs scrub top. For more information, visit dbacks.com/healthcare.
 
DOG DAYS OF SUMMER: Fans can enjoy the game with their canine friend from the PetSmart Patio. Fans can use the new PetSmart Dog Park and treat their dog to doggy concession favorites such as doggy ice cream. PetSmart will also have adoptable dogs on site for fans to find a forever home for the pups. For more information, visitdbacks.com/dogdays
 
LOS D-BACKS FIESTA DE LA FAMILIA, presented by Fry's Food Stores: The D-backs will host a multicultural entertainment event in La Terraza from 3-5 p.m. The atmosphere will include festive decór, food from El Guero Canelo, beer tubs and a giant prize wheel. The D-backs and Sanderson Ford will also host Cronista Infantil auditions at the event in which kids ages 10-14 are eligible to participate. More information on the event can be found at dbacks.com/fiesta.
 
LA TERRAZA: Fans can enjoy a Latin vibe in the Upper Right Field Concourse that includes specialized décor, live music and authentic regional food from local favorites such as El Güero Canelo.
 
COLD STONE KIDS SUNDAYS: Each Sunday home game, one winner is selected to deliver the lineup card to the umpires with a D-backs coach before the game and deliver Cold Stone Ice Cream to the D-backs' broadcast booths.
 
SUNDAY SLUGGERS NO CHEW CREW SHOW presented by DELTA DENTAL: No Chew Crew Show, presented by Delta Dental, is free to children 15 and younger who pledge awareness of the harmful effects of spit tobacco. No Chew Crew members can enjoy a show with Baxter, hosted by Mike and Vanessa along with Bobby Freeman, and a visit from a D-backs player from 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. in the Sandlot. No Chew Crew members receive a free ticket to every Sunday game and a toothbrush, courtesy of Delta Dental, when they pledge awareness of the harmful effects of spit tobacco. No Chew Crew is free to children 15 and younger. To register, visit dbacks.com/nochewcrew.com or sign up at the No Chew Crew Headquarters located in the Phoenix Children's Hospital Sandlot.
 
KIDS RUN THE BASES FOR PCH: Kids ages 15 and younger are invited to run the bases after the game and can line up on the ramp near section 110 immediately following the game. The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation will donate $1 to Phoenix Children's Hospital for every kid that crosses home plate.
 
FOX SPORTS ARIZONA/SANDERSON FORD KIDKASTER: One lucky kid will have the opportunity to work in the FOX Sports booth for a half-inning, Arizona Sports 98.7 FM booth for a portion of the game and work as the PA announcer during the second inning when the D-backs are up to bat. The KidKaster winner will also get a tour of the FOX Sports Arizona production truck, appear on the pregame show and interview a D-backs player. The D-backs will host Kidkaster auditions in the Phoenix Children's Hospital Sandlot from 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. For more information, visit online at kidkaster.com.
 
SANDERSON FORD CRONISTA INFANTIL: The D-backs and Sanderson Ford will host the next Cronista Infantil as a guest on the D-backs' Spanish radio broadcast alongside Oscar Soria and Rodrigo Lopez during the game. Kids ages 10-14 are encouraged to sign up and audition to become the next Sanderson Ford Cronista Infantil by visiting losdbacks.com/kids.
 
MILITARY AND FIRST RESPONDERS 50% OFF, presented by GEICO: The D-backs and GEICO will offer 50 percent off single-game ticket prices for all military active duty, reserve, retired and veterans, as well as active or retired fire and police personnel with valid ID. All-You-Can-Eat tickets are excluded from this offer and can only be redeemed for up to four tickets. For more information, visit dbacks.com/military.
 
Color Guard: Buena Vista High School
Ceremonial First Pitch: Parker & Sons
Uniform:  Red Alternate with black gradient "A" cap
 
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D-BACKS SCHOOL CHALLENGE presented by UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX: The D-backs and University of Phoenix are giving away $100,000 to benefit schools across Arizona. Twenty schools will be selected and will receive $5,000 to help improve their school. The deadline to apply is Sept. 30. Schools can apply for the grant online atwww.dbacks.com/schoolchallenge.
 
D-BACKS AUTHENTICS: The D-backs sell game-used and authenticated merchandise ranging from game-used bases, jerseys, bats, balls and lineup cards to autographed merchandise. Net proceeds from D-backs Authentics sales benefit the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation. D-backs Authentics is located at section 134 on the main concourse or on Twitter @DbacksAuthentic.  
 
D-BACKS BASEBALL ACADEMY YOUTH CLINICS: D-backs Baseball Academy coaches will host two free clinics for kids at Futures Field located in the Phoenix Children's Hospital Sandlot at each D-backs home game starting one hour before first pitch and at the end of the fourth inning.
 
                                         TICKET SPECIALS                                        
 
MILITARY AND FIRST RESPONDERS DISCOUNT, presented by GEICO -Aug. 23-28: The D-backs and GEICO will offer special discounts on single-game ticket prices for all military active duty, reserve, retired and veterans, as well as active or retired fire and police personnel with valid ID. All-You-Can-Eat tickets are excluded from this offer and can only be redeemed for up to four tickets. For more information, visit dbacks.com/military.
 
FANTASY FOOTBALL DRAFT SUITE: Fans can host their Fantasy Football Draft Party in the comfort and convenience of a suite at Chase Field during a D-backs game this homestand (Aug. 22-28). As part of the package, leagues get the suite with Wi-Fi, an all-inclusive food menu, a D-backs hat for each guest and a D-backs draft board to use. For more information, visit dbacks.com/fantasydraft.
 
STUDENT PASS: Students can take advantage of D-backs Student Pass by texting STUDENT to 76925 to receive exclusive ticket offers. For more information, visit dbacks.com/student.
 
SINGLE-GAME TICKETS: D-backs single-game tickets start at just $12 on select gamedays and are available online at dbacks.com/tickets, by phone at 602.514.8400 and in person at the Chase Field Ticket Office, Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and on non-gameday Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.
 
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SEATS: Located in the Diamond Level, tickets range from $37-42 and include unlimited hot dogs, chips, popcorn, peanuts, Pepsi products and Aquafina water. For more information, visit dbacks.com/ayce.
 
D-BACKS VALUE PACK: The $25 package includes one bleacher or $21 Infield Reserve ticket, one hot dog or SUBWAY sandwich, 24-oz. Pepsi and a coupon for a free SUBWAY® Restaurants cookie. For more information, visitdbacks.com/value.
 
D-BACKS 2017 SEASON TICKETS: D-backs 2017 season tickets are now on sale including full, half, series and weekend plans. For more information, visit www.dbacks.com/seasontickets.