Grizzlies Night at AutoZone Park Scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 22

Redbirds to Wear, Auction Special Grizzlies Throwback-Themed Jerseys

By Memphis Redbirds | August 7, 2019 12:13 PM


MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The Memphis Redbirds and Memphis Grizzlies have partnered for Grizzlies Night at AutoZone Park on Thursday, Aug. 22. Game time is 7:05, and gates open at 6:00.

That night, the Redbirds will be wearing special jerseys themed after the Grizzlies' brand-new 25th season throwback uniforms celebrating that era of the franchise. The jerseys will be auctioned during the game with proceeds benefiting both the Redbirds Community Fund and the Memphis Grizzlies Foundation. There will also be Grizzlies entertainment in the Plaza before the game.

"Grizzlies Night is always one of the highlights on our schedule," Redbirds President Craig Unger said. "This year, it fits perfectly on a 'Throwback Thursday' at AutoZone Park, as we'll pay tribute to the Grizzlies' 25th season with these unique teal jerseys modeled after their new throwback uniforms."

Fans can purchase a ticket package that includes a ticket to Grizzlies Night, a ticket to the Grizzlies 2019-20 home opener, and a ticket to the Triple-A National Championship Game at AutoZone Park on Sept. 17. The Bluff City Package presented by Big Cypress Lodge also includes a ticket to the Sky High Elevator Ride at Big Cypress Lodge.

As part of the Redbirds' Throwback Thursday presented by Polk's Meat Products, Grizzlies Night also features throwback concession prices of $2 beers and $1 Polk's hot dogs.

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

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