This weekend, the Phillies will host the New York Mets at Citizens Bank Park (September 30-October 2), during the final series of the season. Below are some of the must-know highlights when coming to the ballpark.
The ShopRite Partners In Caring Food Drive at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday, Sept.18 will feature buy one get one FREE game-day tickets for anyone who donates food. And the special day will include some special celebrity visits from Phillies great Mike Schmidt, the Phillie Phanatic, the Galapagos Gang, and the Philadelphia Zoo on Wheels. Fans are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food donation to the ShopRite Partners In Caring food drive on Citizens Bank Way, where family-friendly events, FREE food samples and giveaways will take place throughout the day.
The Phillies have selected outfielder Dylan Cozens, first baseman Rhys Hoskins and right-handed pitcher Ben Lively as the recipients of the 2016 Paul Owens Award as the organization's top minor league players and pitcher, Joe Jordan, Director of Player Development, announced today.
Lakewood outfielder Jose Pujols, Lehigh Valley right-hander Phil Klein and Clearwater second baseman Josh Tobias have been selected as the Phillies Minor League Hitter, Pitcher and Defender of the Month, respectively, for August.
Local Pediatric Cancer Patients to Take Part in Ceremonial First Pitch and Lineup of Courage with Phillies Players On-Field; League-Wide "Childhood Cancer Awareness Day" on Sept. 2nd will Feature a Variety of On-Field Elements, Including Wearing Gold Ribbon Decals and Wristbands