(Eastlake, OH) - The Lake County Captains, the Class-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, have numerous exciting giveaways in store for fans this season. The initial list of giveaways include a trapper hat, bobbleheads of Francisco Lindor, Jose Ramirez and Stipe Miocic, an Adult Jersey and the popular Youth Jersey.
The giveaways begin on Opening Night, Saturday, April 8. The first 1,500 fans through the gates will receive a Captains Trapper Hat, presented by Lake Health. In addition, all fans attending the game on Opening Night will receive Captains 2017 Magnet Schedules compliments of Wickliffe Country Place.
The Captains will feature three exciting bobblehead giveaways this season. The bobblehead fun starts on Friday, June 9 when the first 1,500 fans into the ballpark will receive a bobblehead of MMA Champion and Northeast Ohio native Stipe Miocic, presented by Lake Health. The bobblehead will be given away during Heroes Weekend and highlight Stipe's career as a firefighter. The night will also be themed Croatian Heritage.
On Saturday, July 8, the Captains will give away another bobblehead, featuring a former Captains standout who is now a star on the Indians. The first 1,500 fans through the gates that night will receive a Jose Ramirez Bobblehead, presented by Lake County Solid Waste District. The Ramirez bobblehead will feature the life-like, red-orange hairstyle that Jose sported during the 2016 Indians season.
The Captains will celebrate Christmas in July on July 22, and the first 1,500 fans will receive an Ugly Sweater T-Shirt, presented by Lake Health.
On Saturday, August 5, the Captains will give away perhaps their most anticipated bobblehead of the 2017 season. The first 1,500 fans in attendance will receive a bobblehead of former Captains star and 2016 American League All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor, presented by Sysco.
Friday, August 18 and Saturday, August 19 will give fans an opportunity to suit up just like the Captains. On Friday night, the first 1,000 adults will receive an Adult Jersey, presented by Lake Health. The following night, the first 1,000 fans 12 and under will receive a Youth Jersey, presented by Stanley Steemer.
All themes and giveaway items are subject to change.
The Captains open the 2017 season on April 8 at Classic Park against Dayton. Affordable ticket packages are available for purchase now and more information may be found at CaptainsBaseball.com. A limited number of new, video board sponsorship opportunities are available by calling the Captains at 440-954-WINS.
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.