The Baysox welcome the Akron Aeros and Erie SeaWolves to Bowie for a seven game home stand to start off the 2013 season at Prince George's Stadium. The home stand features a Dylan Bundy/Kevin Gausman poster giveaway, Pi(e) night and Jackie Robinson Day.
Thursday, April 11, 7:05 p.m. - Baysox Home Opener, Special Olympics Night - Fans can watch batting practice, play cornhole, enjoy live music and partake in $2 draft beer specials in the Bud Light picnic pavilion from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. The Baysox have partnered with Special Olympics Maryland for a special pregame ceremony. Baysox 2013 Magnet Schedule Giveaway to the first 5,000 fans. RHP Kevin Gausman is scheduled to pitch for the Baysox.
Friday, April 12, 7:05 p.m. - Pie Night - the sweetest promotion of the entire year, pie day features two of the staples of American life - baseball and apple pie. There will be pie-themed promotions during the game. Dylan Bundy/Kevin Gausman poster giveaway to the first 500 fans ages three and older. RHP Eddie Gamboa is expected to take the mound for the Baysox.
Saturday, April 13, 6:35 p.m. - Book swap, Fireworks - Fans can bring unwanted books and exchange them with books they have never read during the Baysox book swap. After the game, the Baysox light up the skies with a fireworks extravaganza. Dr. Seuss Celebration - There is no better way to celebrate reading than to honor one of the great children's authors of all-time by dressing up like one of his characters and participating in Dr. Seuss-themed in-game promotions.
Sunday, April 14, 2:05 p.m. - Kids Fun Day - Members of Louie's Kids Club can join Louie for the first ever Kids Fun Day at Prince George's Stadium! Special displays from local businesses will be set up around the stadium concourse with games and activities for kids. Louie's Kids Club members and their families will be able to purchase discounted tickets to the event. Louie's Kids Club is free and kids ages 3-12 can register at www.baysoxshop.com. Capitals Day with appearance from coach Calle Johansson and meet & greet opportunities. RHP Mike Wright is expected to pitch for the Baysox.
Monday, April 15, 7:05 p.m. - Mutt Monday - Bring your dog to the ballpark every Monday at Prince George's Stadium. Jackie Robinson Day - The Baysox will commemorate the day Jackie Robinson made his Major League debut with a special #42 jersey worn by a Baysox player. The jersey will be autographed and auctioned off after the game. LHP Jake Pettit is expected to take the mound for Bowie.
Tuesday, April 16, 7:05 p.m. - Tailgate Tuesday - Fans can watch batting practice, play cornhole, enjoy live music and partake in $2 draft beer specials in the Bud Light picnic pavilion from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tightwad Tuesday - Get two Esskay Hot Dogs, peanuts and popcorn with purchase of regular price Box Seat Ticket. RHP Kevin Gausman is scheduled to pitch for the Baysox.
Wednesday, April 17, 11:05 a.m. - Baysox in Education Day - The Baysox host local elementary and middle school kids on a field trip. Each child receives a general admission seat ticket, lunch and an educational booklet. The on-field promotions feature math and science themes! RHP Eddie Gamboa is expected to take the mound for Bowie.
Baysox Baseball - We'll Knock Your 'Sox Off. The Baysox 2013 season and 20th season of baseball at Prince George's Stadium is underway. Parking is free at every Baysox home game and tickets are available at www.baysox.com, or by calling the Baysox box office at (301) 464-4865.
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