MOBILE, Ala. (April 22, 2017) - Following expressed interest from fans, the Mobile BayBears, the Double-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, will be holding a live auction at Hank Aaron Stadium on Friday, May 5, featuring calligraphy lineup cards hand-crafted and autographed by manager Sal Fasano.
The auction will include game-used lineup cards that Fasano pens during the home series against Pensacola from April 22-26. Fans will have an opportunity to place bids on each of these lineup cards during the BayBears game against the Jackson Generals on Friday, May 5 at 7:05 p.m.
Click here to view an example of Fasano's calligraphy lineup card.
For baseball fans outside the Mobile area interested in bidding on Fasano's calligraphy lineup cards, there will be a separate online auction held later in the month of May. More information about the date and time period of the online auction will be announced on the Mobile BayBears Facebook page and Twitter account (@Mobile_BayBears).
Half of the proceeds from the auction will be donated to a charity of Fasano's choice. Tickets for the BayBears game on Friday, May 5 are available by clicking here. The May 5 game also features post-game fireworks, presented by Wind Creek.
The BayBears host a total of 70 home dates through Labor Day, September 4. Single-game tickets are currently on sale, and a full promotional calendar is available by clicking here. Season ticket packages and group and hospitality offerings for the BayBears 2017 season can be reserved by calling (251) 479-BEAR (2327).
About the Mobile BayBears
The Mobile BayBears are the Double-A affiliate of the Los Angeles of Anaheim and play their games at beautiful Hank Aaron Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. The BayBears were founded in 1997 and have won four Southern League titles in 1998, 2004, 2011, and 2012. Additionally, the 1998 and 2011 championship squads were named Minor League Team of the Year by Baseball America. More than 150 former BayBears have reached the Major League level, including All-Stars Max Scherzer, Paul Goldschmidt, Jake Peavy, Carlos Gonzalez, and Justin Upton. For more information on the Mobile BayBears and Hank Aaron Stadium, please visit MobileBayBears.com, call (251) 479-BEAR (2327), or contact Steve Goldberg via email at Steve@MobileBayBears.com.