D-backs Homestand Lineup: July 20-29

FRI., JULY 20  |  6:40 P.M.  |  HOUSTON ASTROS

ROCKIN’ ‘80s POST-GAME FIREWORKS presented by GILA RIVER CASINOS

ROCKIN’ ‘80s NIGHT: The D-backs encourage fans to dress in their best ‘80s rock gear from KISS to Motley Crue. The game will feature ‘80s rock music, and fans can win tickets to the KISS & Motley Crue concert on Aug. 10.

LUIS GONZALEZ MERITORIOUS COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD: D-backs legend Luis Gonzalez will be presented with the Meritorious Community Service Award from the Hispanic Heritage Baseball Museum Hall of Fame (HHBMHF) prior to the game. Gonzalez was inducted into the HHBMHF last season.

ALL-STAR BALLOT WINNERS: The D-backs will recognize the top five fans that filled out the most All-Star ballots at Chase Field. The winners will be presented with All-Star gift packs that include National League All-Star jerseys, hats and programs signed by D-backs All-Star pitcher Wade Miley.

MILLER LITE FRIDAY NIGHTS: D-backs fans can enjoy an ‘80s rock-themed happy hour drink specials and music courtesy of 93.3 KDKB from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in the Miller Lite Diamond Club. Fans can get a game ticket for just $9.33 courtesy of 93.3. KDKB. For more info, visit www.dbacks.com/kdkb.

National Anthem: Caleb Keener

First Pitch: Roger Canchola, D-backs Minority Owner, McDonalds Tucson Franchise Owner

SAT., JULY 21  |  5:10 P.M.  |  HOUSTON ASTROS

GIVEAWAY: D-backs Cap courtesy of Gila River Casinos - 20,000

NATIVE AMERICAN RECOGNITION DAY presented by GILA RIVER CASINOS: The D-backs will recognize participants from the Inter-Tribal Baseball & Softball Tournament in a pregame parade around the field. Festivities begin at 3:30 p.m. and include Native American drum groups, dancers, vocalists, royalty and more.

SAUZA SATURDAY NIGHT: Fans that purchase a bottle of Sauza with a D-backs bottle-necker voucher can redeem the voucher for two tickets for the price of one. The first fans to redeem the voucher will be upgraded to the Sauza Saturday Night Suite that includes complimentary food and margaritas served by the Sauza Girls and recognition on dbTV.

STATE FARM GO TO BAT: The D-backs, in conjunction with Valley of the Sun United Way and State Farm, will recognize Freeport McMoran Copper & Gold, Inc. for its outstanding contributions to the Phoenix community. 

National Anthem: Kahara Hodges, Navajo Nation

First Pitch: Governor Gregory Mendoza, Gila River Indian Community

SUN., JULY 22 |  1:10 P.M.  |  HOUSTON ASTROS

TOWN HALL MEETING: The D-backs will host a Q&A session for Season Ticket Holders after the game on the Insight Diamond Level along the First Base side. D-backs President & CEO Derrick Hall, Executive Vice President & General Manager Kevin Towers and Kirk Gibson will answer STH questions.

MILITARY AND FIRST RESPONDERS 50% OFF SUNDAYS: Every Sunday home game, the D-backs 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.

SUBWAY KIDS TAKE THE FIELD: Kids ages 7-15 can enter for the chance to “Take the Field” with D-backs players at every Sunday home game prior to the National Anthem. Entry forms are available at Subway.

CHEVY “PLAY BALL” KID: Phoenix-area Little League teams will be recognized on the field before the game, and one lucky team member will get to say “Play Ball” at the start of the game. Fans can register at a local Chevy dealer.

KIDS RUN THE BASES presented by NYS: Kids ages 15 and younger are invited to run the bases after the game and can line up at section 110 immediately following the game.

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. Winners are selected from applications that can be picked up at a local Cold Stone Creamery location.

NO CHEW CREW presented by DELTA DENTAL: No Chew Crew members receive a free ticket to every Sunday game, 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 www.dbacks.com/nochewcrew.

National Anthem: Laurel Freeman

MON., JULY 23 |  6:40 P.M.  |  COLORADO ROCKIES

HEART AND HUSTLE AWARD: The D-backs will present Willie Bloomquist with the 2012 Heart & Hustle Award prior to the game. The award is given to one 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 November.

National Anthem: Jennifer Benson

First Pitch: Suzanne Mendoza, Chevy Ride & Drive Winner

TUES., JULY 24 |  6:40 P.M.  |  COLORADO ROCKIES

SPEAKER SERIES: D-backs Vice President of Corporate and Community Impact Director Debbie Castaldo will moderate a special panel discussion, featuring local executives in the sports community affairs industry starting at 5:30 p.m. on the First Base side of the Insight Diamond Level. For more info, visit www.dbacks.com/speakerseries.

TAKE ME OUT TUESDAYS WITH DAVE PRATT LIVE: D-backs fans can watch the game with radio personality Dave Pratt at every Tuesday game in section 132 for just $25 (discounted from $34-37). For more info, visit www.dbacks.com/davepratt and use PRATT to receive the discount.

National Anthem: Clare Salazar

WED., JULY 25 |  6:40 P.M.  |  COLORADO ROCKIES

FRY’S D-BACKS REWARDS FIRST PITCH: Brad Weaver will throw out the first pitch as part of the Fry’s D-backs Rewards program. Weaver earned the opportunity by purchasing participating products at Fry’s stores.

National Anthem: Jenny Bowen

THURS., JULY 26  |  6:40 P.M.  |  NEW YORK METS

National Anthem: Keeira Ford

FRI., JULY 27  |  6:40 P.M.  |  NEW YORK METS

OLYMPIC THEMED POST-GAME FIREWORKS presented by GILA RIVER CASINOS

MILLER LITE FRIDAY NIGHTS: D-backs fans can enjoy happy hour drink specials and music courtesy of 104.3 Mega and 101.1 The Beat from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in the Miller Lite Diamond Club. For more info, visit www.dbacks.com/happyhour.

National Anthem: Better Late Than Never

SAT., JULY 28 |  5:10 P.M.  |  NEW YORK METS

GIVEAWAY: Justin Upton Broken Bat Home Run Bobblehead courtesy of Pepsi - 20,000

D-BACKS COMMUNITY BASEBALL CLINIC: The D-backs will host a special baseball clinic and game with D-backs Foundation donors from 8-11 a.m. Decked out in D-backs uniforms, the participants will play alongside D-backs coaches and players in a game at Chase Field.

STITCH N’ PITCH: Fans are encouraged to bring their knitting, stitching, quilting and other needle arts projects to the game to meet other enthusiasts and learn best techniques. Fans that purchase the special Stitch N’ Pitch ticket package will receive a free Stitch N’ Pitch tote bag. For more information, visit www.dbacks.com/stitch.

BALL YARD TALK: The invite-only Q&A session for Season Ticket Holders will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Friday’s Front Row and will feature an appearance by a D-backs executive or player.

CHEVY “PLAY BALL” KID: Phoenix-area Little League teams will be recognized on the field before the game and one lucky team member will get to say “Play Ball” at the start of the game. Fans can register at a local Chevy dealer.

STATE FARM GO TO BAT: The D-backs, in conjunction with Valley of the Sun United Way and State Farm, will recognize Insight for its outstanding contributions to the Phoenix community. 

CENTURYLINK ALL-STAR TEACHERS: The D-backs will present a $2,000 check to CW Harris Elementary School in recognition of special education teacher Janet Gordon. Entries will be accepted now through Sept. 7, with one educator selected each month. To register, visit www.dbacks.com/allstarteacher.

National Anthem: Sounds of Southwest Choir

SUN., JULY 29 |  1:10 P.M.  |  NEW YORK METS

GIVEAWAY: D-backs Back To School Backpack courtesy of COX Communications - 5,000 kids; Raising Arizona Kids Magazine – 5,000 kids

COWABUNGA SUNDAY: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles costumed characters, courtesy of Nickelodeon, will be on hand for Cowabunga Sunday. 

DISABILITIES GROUP: Thirty-five disability organizations will be on hand with information in the Legends Suite and along the Insight Diamond Suite Level starting at 11 a.m. During a pregame parade, athletes with disabilities will showcase various types of adaptive equipment on the field. Kids can learn how to sign “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” in two sessions starting at 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. in the Legends Suite.

MILITARY AND FIRST RESPONDERS 50% OFF SUNDAYS: Every Sunday home game, the D-backs 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.

SUBWAY KIDS TAKE THE FIELD: Kids ages 7-15 can enter for the chance to “Take the Field” with D-backs players at every Sunday home game prior to the National Anthem. Entry forms are available at Subway.

SUNDAY SLUGGERS NO CHEW CREW presented by DELTA DENTAL: No Chew Crew, 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 and a D-backs player from 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. in the Sandlot.

SEASON TICKET HOLDER SUNDAY BRUNCH: D-backs season ticket holders can enjoy an all-you-can-eat brunch in the Miller Lite Diamond Club for only $10 starting at 11 a.m. on the last Sunday home game of each month.

CHEVY “PLAY BALL” KID: Phoenix-area Little League teams will be recognized on the field before the game and one lucky team member will get to say “Play Ball” at the start of the game. Fans can register at a local Chevy dealer.

KIDS RUN THE BASES presented by NYS: Kids ages 15 and younger are invited to run the bases after the game and can line up at section 110 immediately following the game.

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. Winners are selected from applications that can be picked up at a local Cold Stone Creamery location.

FOX SPORTS ARIZONA/SANDERSON FORD KIDKASTER: One lucky kid will have the opportunity to work in the Dbacks’ booth for a portion of the game. 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. Kids can register by sending an audition tape to FOX Sports Arizona. For more information, visit online at www.kidkaster.com.

NO CHEW CREW presented by DELTA DENTAL: No Chew Crew members receive a free ticket to every Sunday game, 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 www.dbacks.com/nochewcrew.

National Anthem: Jeff Lewis and Hands of Joy Sign Language Choir

COMMUNITY EVENTS

D-BACKS INTER-TRIBAL BASEBALL & SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: The D-backs will host their 14th annual Native American youth baseball and softball tournament July 18-21 with games played throughout the Salt River reservation and Tempe. More than 850 participants will travel from six states and represent 46 tribes and for many this will be the first time leaving their tribal reservation.  For more information, visit www.dbacks.com/intertribal.

D-BACKS YOUTH BASEBALL CAMPS: The D-backs’ Baseball Academy continues to host summer youth baseball and softball camps at various parks around Arizona. This week (July 16-20), the D-backs’ Academy will host camps in Gilbert (McQueen Park) and Glendale (Foothills Park). Next week (July 23-27), the Baseball Academy will host camps in Sierra Vista (Veterans Memorial Park), Paradise Valley (Curt Schilling Field), Tempe (Tempe Sports Complex) and Flagstaff (Mark Grace Field). For the full schedule and to register, visit www.dbacks.com/academy.

D-BACKS BASEBALL ACADEMY YOUTH CLINICS: D-backs Baseball Academy coaches will host two free clinics for kids at Futures Field located in the Sandlot at each D-backs home game starting one hour before first pitch and at the end of the fourth inning.

ALL-STAR TEACHER RECOGNITION PROGRAM presented by CENTURYLINK: The D-backs and CenturyLink have partnered this season to develop the All-Star Teachers Recognition Program to recognize outstanding Arizona educators. Fans are invited to submit an essay (500 words or less) about an educator that has made a difference in their life. Five winning educators will be recognized before D-backs games this season and each will receive $2,000 courtesy of CenturyLink. Entries will be accepted now through September 7, with one Educator selected each month. To register, visit www.dbacks.com/allstarteacher.

TICKET SPECIALS

$10 TICKET OFFER TO #ENDHUNGER: D-backs President & CEO Derrick Hall is offering fans a $10 ticket offer for select lower level seats during the homestand as a thank you for helping him reach 10,000 followers on Twitter. In addition, half of the proceeds from the $10 ticket sales will benefit Valley of the Sun United Way’s efforts to #EndHugner in Maricopa County. For more information, visit www.dbacks.com/endhunger.

SINGLE-GAME TICKETS: D-backs single-game tickets start at just $8 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 a.m.-5 p.m. and on non-gameday Saturdays from  9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

D-BACKS PEPSI MAX VALUE PACK: The $19 package includes one bleacher or Infield Reserve ticket, one hot dog, 24-ounce Pepsi and a coupon for a free 20-ounce Pepsi Max.

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SEATS: Located in the Insight Diamond Level, tickets range from $29-$35 and include unlimited hot dogs, chips, popcorn, peanuts, Pepsi products and Aquafina water.