4/18/2013 1:07 P.M. ET
Giants welcome Padres and Diamondbacks to town
Homestand Features: Fireworks Night and Giants World Champions Umbrella giveaway
By / MLB.com
The World Champion San Francisco Giants return to AT&T Park for a six-game homestand against the San Diego Padres, April 19-21 and the Arizona Diamondbacks, April 22-24.
On Friday, April 19, fans are invited to stay after the game to enjoy Fireworks Night at AT&T Park, presented by Hanwha Solar.
Saturday, April 20, the first 20,000 fans will receive a Giants World Champions Umbrella, presented by Coca-Cola and Raley's. Prior to the game on Saturday, special event ticket holders will be able participate in the Pony League Parade and a Q&A session with Giants players and coaches. The Giants will also welcome San Francisco's Department of Public Works who will raise awareness for the Giant Sweep anti-litter campaign. Representatives from DPW will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind home plate, during the game to talk to fans about how they can join Mayor Ed Lee, the Giants, Hunter Pence, local schools, residents and community groups and get involved to keep San Francisco clean.
On Saturday, April 20, at Noon, the Giants will officially open the 2nd and King Dugout Store at AT&T Park, marking the ninth retail location in the Bay Area. Giants outfielder Gregor Blanco, broadcaster Mike Krukow and PA announcer Renel Brooks-Moon will be on hand for the ribbon cutting ceremony. To help commemorate the store opening, the Giants have teamed up with New Era to create a limited edition cap, packaged in its own box, commemorating the seven Giants World Series titles.
On Sunday, April 21, the first 20,000 fans will receive a Giants World Champions Banner, presented by Box. It is also Little League Day at AT&T Park. Little leaguers who purchased special event tickets will be able to attend a Q&A session with Giants players and coaches prior to the game.
Following the game on Sunday, all kids 14-years and younger are invited to come run the bases, presented by See's Candies.
The Giants wrap up their homestand with a three-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks, April 22-24. On Tuesday, April 23, the Giants will host Filipino Heritage Night. Prior to the game, fans can enjoy on-field cultural performances. All special event ticket holders will receive a limited-edition Tim Lincecum scarf. On this night, the Giants will also celebrate the Port of San Francisco's 150th Anniversary during a home plate ceremony.
It is also Say Hey Tuesday as CSN Bay Area will host Chronicle Live from Willie Mays Plaza. Fans are invited to come out early and watch their favorite sports analysts.
HOMESTAND AT A GLANCE
All games broadcast on KNBR 680 AM (English radio)
All home games broadcast on 860 AM ESPN Deportes (Spanish radio)
|Friday||April 19||7:15||Padres||NBC Bay Area- (HD)||Fireworks Night presented by Hanwha Solar|
|Saturday||April 20||6:05||Padres||CSN BA- (HD)||Giants World Champions Umbrella presented by Coca-Cola/Raley's to the first 20,000 fans.|
|Sunday||April 21||1:05||Padres||CSN BA- (HD)||First 20,000 fans receive Giants World Champions Banner presented by Box.|
|Monday||April 22||7:15||Diamondbacks||CSN BA- (HD)|
|Tuesday||April 23||7:15||Diamondbacks||CSN BA- (HD)|
|Wednesday||April 24||12:45||Diamondbacks||CSN BA- (HD)|
COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE PARTNERS
|MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving)||Awareness to end drinking and driving||April 19||Community Clubhouse on the Promenade Level behind home plate||When the gates open thru the 5th inning|
|San Francisco's Department of Public Works||Giant Sweep anti-litter campaign||April 20||Community Clubhouse on the Promenade Level behind home plate||When the gates open thru the 5th inning|
|San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center||Fight to end child abuse||April 21||Community Clubhouse on the Promenade Level behind home plate||When the gates open thru the 5th inning|
|National Brain Tumor Society||Brain Tumor Walk||April 22||Community Clubhouse on the Promenade Level behind home plate||When the gates open thru the 5th inning|
|Port of San Francisco||Celebrating 150 Years||April 23||Community Clubhouse on the Promenade Level behind home plate||When the gates open thru the 5th inning|
|Drawbridge||Celebrating 20 yrs of service to homeless children||April 24||Community Clubhouse on the Promenade Level behind home plate||When the gates open thru the 5th inning|
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