FRESNO, Calif. - The Fresno Grizzlies, proud Triple-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, are set to close out the regular season at Chukchansi Park with a five-game series against the Tacoma Rainiers, Triple-A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners, starting on Thursday, August 28th at 7:05 p.m. PT.
A 5-4-3-2-1 specialty ticket deal counts down the remaining games by offering fans the ability to purchase Super View tickets for Thursday, August 28th for $5, Friday for $4, Saturday for $3, Sunday for $2 and Monday for $1. The 5-4-3-2-1 deal can only be purchased in person at the Chukchansi Park Box Office, which is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Limited quantities are available for this deal, so fans are urged to act quickly. Call 559.320.TIXS for more information.
Think you're the best at rock-paper-scissors? Your skill could grant you a complimentary ticket into the last Tecate Thursday of the season on August 28th. Posted up at Gate 1 (Tulare/H Street) will be a Lucha Xtreme wrestler who will take on all challengers. Beginning at 6:05 p.m., anyone beating the wrestler in Ro Sham Bo gets into the park for free, while losers can purchase a $5 ticket at the gate.
For those looking for an additional opportunity to collect a San Francisco Giants World Series Championship Replica Ring, the 7:05 p.m. PT game on Friday, August 29th features the ability to purchase a game ticket and one (1) replica ring for $15. Fans purchasing the Replica Ring ticket package will be treated to a Field Level Reserve ticket, their choice of a 1954 (NY Giants), 2010 or 2012 World Series Championship Replica Ring, and a special VIP entrance through Gate 7 (Tulare Street).
Saturday, August 30th marks the auction for the Fresno Grizzlies' home white jersey. The exact jersey Farm Grown talents Buster Posey, Madison Bumgarner, Brandon Belt, George Kontos, Adam Duvall, Joe Panik, and Andrew Susac have all worn will be available for sale through a silent auction along the first base concourse. Moreover, the first 2,000 fans through the gates receive a Grizzlies Gym Bag, courtesy of PG&E.
Fans will want to flock to Chukchansi Park early on Sunday for the Fresno Grizzlies team autograph session from 4:05 p.m. to 5:05 p.m. This is the last opportunity of the season to get autographs from Future Giants in one fell swoop. Gates to the park open at 4:05 p.m. for season ticket holders and 4:35 p.m. to the general public.
The 2014 season concludes with a 1:05 p.m. game against the Rainiers on Monday, September 1st. $1 Super View tickets highlight the festivities that include random prize giveaways to fans attending the game.
Additional highlights and promotions for the homestand can be found below:
Thursday, August 28 at 7:05 p.m. | Gates Open at 6:05 p.m. (5:35 p.m. Season Ticket Holders)
- $5 Super View tickets
- Tecate Thursday: $2 (24 oz.) Tecate and Tecate Light (through the end of the 5th inning) and $1 (12 oz.) Sodas (all game) - presented by Tecate and Tecate Light
- Rock-Paper-Scissors vs. Lucha Xtreme Wrestler - Winners get a complimentary ticket into the game. The Ro Sham Bo challenge is located at Gate 1 (6:05-7:05 PM).
Friday, August 29 at 7:05 p.m. | Gates Open at 6:05 p.m. (5:35 p.m. Season Ticket Holders)
- $4 Super View Tickets
- Central Valley Water Forum, presented by Netafim (4:30-6:00pm)
- Ring Ticket Package - FLR ticket and your choice of replica ring for $15
- Friday Night Fireworks on the Field - Presented by PG&E
- Farm Grown Friday: featuring a farmer's market on the concourse (behind 3rd base)
Saturday, August 30 at 7:05 p.m. | Gates Open at 4:05 p.m.
- $3 Super View Tickets
- Watch the first half of the Fresno State vs. USC game on the Video Board at Chukchansi Park. If you wear Fresno State Bulldogs gear, you're eligible for a $5 Field Box Ticket! Enter through Gate 2 (H Street) beginning at 4:05 p.m.
- Grizzlies Gym Bag giveaway, presented by PG&E (first 2,000 fans)
- Grizzlies game-worn Home Jersey Auction
- Drag Kings Performance - Presented by Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino
Sunday, August 31 at 6:05 p.m. | Gates Open at 4:35 p.m. (4:05 p.m. Season Ticket Holders)
- $2 Super View Tickets
- Pregame Fresno Grizzlies team autograph session on the concourse (4:05 p.m. - 5:05 p.m.)
- Stauffer's Animal Crackers Pregame Parade - Be sure to join us early to participate in the parade and "Play Like an Animal" - presented by Stauffer's Animal Crackers
- Family Catch on the Field (pregame)
- Kids Run The Bases (postgame) - Presented by Sun-Maid Growers of California
Monday, September 1 at 1:05 p.m. | Gates Open at 12:05 p.m. (11:35 a.m. Season Ticket Holders)
- $1 Super View Tickets
- Monday Madness: 2 Field Level Reserve tickets, 2 Hot Dogs, 2 Sodas, 2 Movie tickets, and 2 Blackbeard's Mini Golf passes, all for $36 - Presented by ABC 30
- Fan Appreciation Day: Randomly drawn giveaways throughout the game
Seize the opportunity to see Future Giants for the last time this season by capitalizing on the extremely affordable ticket options for the final homestand. For tickets, visit www.FresnoGrizzlies.com, call 559.320.TIXS, or stop by the Chukchansi Park Box Office, located in Downtown Fresno on the corner of H and Kern Streets.
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.