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8/16: Mystery Ball Night

 


Buffalo Bisons Order Now8/16 -Mystery Ball Night
 

Join us at Coca-Cola Field on Wednesday, August 16 as the Bisons take on the Indianapolis Indians at 7:05 p.m. On this special night, the team will hold the 10th Annual Mystery Ball Event, presented by Keller Chevrolet and to benefit The Vine Uganda.

Gates open at 6:00 p.m. and you'll want to get here early to be a part of all the fun! Along with getting a 'Mystery Ball' autographed by one of our great participants, you can also bid on fantastic Silent Auction items.

CLICK HERE for your Mystery Ball Tickets.

 

Keller Chevrolet

 

Bisons Mystery BallThe 'Mystery Ball' explained


Over the last year, we've collected over 500 autographed baseballs from the biggest names. Of course, some you'd expect to see on a baseball, like Josh Donaldson, Aaron Judge, Tom Seaver and Roberto Alomar

Others, like Jack Eichel, Tyrod Taylor, and John Travolta, not so much.

Ah, the beauty of the Mystery Ball! When you purchase a Mystery Ball ticket inside Coca-Cola Field, it can be redeemed for a gift-wrapped baseball from any one of our great participants. Who you get, for now, remains a mystery!!!

 

Mystery Ball Format


To ensure that as many fans as possible can take part in the popular Mystery Ball event, the event will follow the same format in 2017 as last year. Mystery Ball tickets will be sold at the OAK ST. GATE ONLY, which will open at the same time as all other gates at 6:00 p.m. Fans can line up early at the Oak St. gate if desired. At 6:00 p.m., fans with game tickets can enter though the Oak St. gate, and once inside, they will be given the opportunity to purchase one (1) Mystery Ball Ticket for a $20 donation to The Vine Uganda. Fans can then redeem that ticket for a gift-wrapped autographed baseball at the Mystery Ball table by Section 104 on the main level of the concourse at any time.

See below for a COMPLETE LIST of autograph participants.

 

Trading StationThe Trading Station


BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND...The Bisons Mystery Ball Trading Station will be back up and running. Did the person next to you just unwrap the Sam Reinhart baseball you were hoping for. Maybe they have a soft spot in their heart for former Blue Jays star Carlos Delgado. Time to offer e a trade and see if you can make a deal. Maybe all you'll need to do is throw in a hot dog or some French fries!

The Mystery Ball Trading Station will be set up near Section 104 in case you want to make a quick trade of your mystery ball.

 

 

The Vine UgandaThe Vine Uganda

All proceeds of this year's Mystery Ball Event will go to The Vine Uganda.

Founded by Gari Meacham, the wife of Bisons manager Bobby Meacham, The Vine is a community center in the heart of Kamuli, Uganda that empowers the local community by providing education, life skills, medical treatment, and spiritual discipleship. With a special emphasis on vulnerable women and children, The Vine seeks to share the love and hope of Jesus Christ.

Visit TheVineUganda.org to learn more about all the great work this organization is doing!

 

50/50, Silent Auctions


The Mystery Ball Event will also feature a 50/50 Raffle as well as a Silent Auction to benefit WNY United Against Drug & Alcohol Abuse. Check out some of the special packages that will be up for auction below. More will be added as this year's date approaches!

Autographed Aaron Sanchez Bisons jersey
Signed Bisons jersey by Blue Jays ace, Aaron Sanchez

The 'Next Generation' prospect set
Autographed baseballs from Blue Jays prospects (and sons of former MLBers), Vlad Guerrero Jr, Bo Bichette and Cavan Biggio.

Autographed Ryan O'Reilly Hockey Stick
Autographed hockey stick from Sabres star, Ryan O'Reilly.

Autographed Jack Eichel Bisons cap
Autographed Bisonc cap from Sabres star, Jack Eichel

Autographed Reggie Jackson baseball
Autographed Bisonc by legendary slugger, Reggie Jackson

2018 Bisons Bat Boy/Bat Girl
Certificate good for an April/May 2018 game plus four (4) Bisons tickets for game chosen.

 

Josh Donaldson autographed baseballComplete Mystery Ball List


We'll be adding more and more names as the date nears. Along with the entire Bisons team, there will be autographed baseballs from...

Toronto Blue Jays: Josh Donaldson, Troy Toluwitzki, Aaron Sanchez, Marcus Stroman, Roberto Osuna, Justin Smoak, Jose Bautista, Russell Martin, Kevin Pillar, Marco Estrada, Ryan Goins, Devon Travis, Steve Pearce, Aaron Loup, Ryan Tepera, Danny Barnes, Ezequiel Carrera, Chris Coghlan, JP Howell, Bo Schultz, Glenn Sparkman, Dalton Pompey,

Blue Jays Legends: Roberto Alomar, Carlos Delgado, Jesse Barfield, Devon White, Joe Carter, Tony Fernandez, Duane Ward

Blue Jays Prospects: Vlad Guererro Jr., Bo Bichette, Cavan Biggio, Anthony Alford, Connor Greene, Sean Reid-Foley, Richard Urina, Angel Perdomo, Reese McGuire, Ryan Borucki

Baseball Stars: Past, Present & Future: Aaron Judge, Jose Altuve, Pedro Martinez, Tom Seaver, Luis Severino, Reggie Jackson, Yoan Moncada, Jim Thome, Aroldis Chapman, Joe Girardi, Willie Randolph, Joe Torre, Francisco Liriano, Trea Turner, Ryne Sandberg, Darryl Strawberry, Jim Palmer, Corey Kluber, Dellin Betances, Nelson Cruz, Prince Fielder, Pablo Sandoval, Jay Petricka, Sandy Alomar Jr., Terry Francona, Clint Hurdle, Tim Raines, David Price, Dante Bichette, Tyler Naquin, Drew Storen, Clint Frazier, Bradley Zimmer, Mark Grudzielanek, Mike Pagliarulo, Polacido Polanco, Steve Garvey, Joe Smith, Michael Brantley, Gary Sanchez, JP Crawford, Mike Harkey, Mat Latos, Delino DeShields, Lee Smith, Jesse Winker, Bob Kipper, Ernie Whitt, Blake Swihart, Bobby Grich, Torey Lovullo, Steve Karsay, Wally Backman, Terry Collins, Andy Green, Bud Black, Jeff Banister, Mitch Williams, Alex Gordon, David Justice, Luis Tiant, Charlie Hayes, Nick Swisher, Tony Pena, Joe Nathan, Mike Zunino, Byron Buxton, Ben Gamel, Blake Snell, Drew Hutchison, Matt Hague, Jason Cooper, Jeff Manto, Brian Graham, Pat Venditte, Daniel Norris, Brock Holt, Keith Foulke, Rich Gedman, James Shields, Byung Ho Park, Pedro Alvarez, Dave Roberts, Richie Hebner, and more!

Buffalo Bills & Football Stars: Tyrod Taylor, Sean McDermott, Darryl Talley, Marcell Dareus, Cornelius Bennett, Steve Christie, Booker Edgerson, Lou Piccone, Richard Sherman, Rex Ryan, Nick Saban, Brian Kelley, Mark Schlereth

Buffalo Sabres & Hockey Stars: Jack Eichel, Ryan O'Reilly, Rasmus Ristolainen, Sam Reinhart, Zemgus Girgensons, Brian Gionta, Brent Burns, Auston Mathews, Patrik Laine, Matthew Tkachuk, Lindy Ruff, Darryl Sittler, Wendel Clark, Darcy Tucker, Rick Vaive, Tiger Williams, Pierre-Luc Dubois

Big Sports Names: Rick Pitino, Mike Krzyzewski, Tracy McGrady, Eric Bischoff, Lanny Poffo, Hulk Hogan, Dick Enberg

Show Biz Stars: John Travolta, Lester Holt, Chris Berman, Thomas Rhett, Brad Paisley, Jerry Springer, William Fichtner, Steve Oedekerk, John O'Hurley, Larry Thomas 'The Soup Nazi'