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Hooks, 'Riders in for Quick Four
04/15/2013 3:30 PM ET
 

CORPUS CHRISTI - It's a quick, intensely exciting four-game homestand this Thursday through Sunday as your Corpus Christi Hooks tangle with Texas League South Division rival Frisco, Double-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers.

Start with a fleece blanket and wrap with a mayoral proclamation. In between, you'll find the best in Affordable Family Entertainment.

Here's a look at it all:

Thursday, April 18, Frisco RoughRiders @ Hooks, 7:05 p.m. (gates open 5:30)

•The first 2,000 fans receive a Hooks Fleece Blanket from your Coastal Bend Chevy Dealers.

•Thirsty Thursday (discounted soda and beer), from Stripes.

•After 8:30 a.m. on the 18th, go to the Stripes Facebook Page at www.facebook.com/stripesstores to learn the Stripes Thirsty Thursday Word of the Day. Later that day or night, repeat the word at the Whataburger Field box office and receive a free Hooks Thirsty Thursday reserved-seat or general admission ticket for each Thirsty Thursday ticket purchased.

•National Anthem by the Rockport-Fulton High School choir.

•Eighth Annual Rockport-Fulton Night, contact Charlie Kovar or Cody Cozart at 361-561-HOOK (4665) for discounted tickets.

•College Night, ring Charlie Kovar or Cody Cozart at 361-561-HOOK (4665) for discounted tickets.

Media partners: Classic Rock 104.5 FM and Time Warner Cable

Friday, April 19, RoughRiders @ Hooks, 7:05 p.m. (gates open 5:30)

•Enjoy Friday Fireworks postgame, presented by Bud Light.

•It's Texas Proud Night, so wear the appropriate attire and enjoy our Texas-themed game presentation!

•Enter to win drawings for Texas-themed prizes!

•The Girl Scouts provide our color guard.

•Girl Scout Night, contact Amanda Pruett at 361-561-4697 for discounted tickets.

•National Anthem by the Victoria St. Joseph High School choir.

•Sign up with your partner at Guest Services to compete in the Texas Lottery Scratch-Off Dance-Off. Hint: be prepared to Texas Two Step.

Media partners: K-99 and KIII-TV3

Saturday, April 20, RoughRiders @ Hooks, 7:05 p.m. (gates open 5:30)

•The first 1,750 fans receive a Hooks Purple Jersey from CITGO.

•Texas Army National Guard pregame swearing-in ceremony.

•National Anthem by Gwenn Winsauer.

Radio partner: La Caliente 98.3 FM

Sunday, April 21, RoughRiders @ Hooks, 1:05 p.m. (gates open 11:30)

•Elvis Presley Tribute Day, presented by CC PATCH. Stick around for the postgame concert by Junction featuring Tony Voltaggio. Elvis impersonator Danny Lee also performs; enjoy from the Whataburger Field playing surface!

•Youth Sports Day pregame parade; teams should assemble at Section 128 at 12:15.

•Mayor Nelda Martinez throws out a ceremonial first pitch.

•National Anthem by Danny Lee.

•H-E-B Kids' Day; children run the bases postgame.

Radio partners: KSAB-FM and KUNO-AM

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.
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