NORWICH, CT- The 2013 New York-Penn League All-Star Celebration logo was officially unveiled online on Tuesday morning at cttigers.com, on Facebook at facebook.com/connecticuttigers and on Twitter at twitter.com/thecttigers. In conjunction with the unveiling of the All-Star Celebration logo, All-Star Tickets and T-Shirts are now on sale. The 2013 New York-Penn League All-Star Game will take place on Tuesday, August 13 at 7:35 p.m. at Dodd Stadium in Norwich.
The All-Star Celebration logo honors the community's rich maritime history and it's affiliation with the American League Champion Detroit Tigers. Maritime flags, an anchor and a dock rope make up the nautical logo, combined with classic Tigers old English lettering.
"We're thrilled to be hosting this game," said Vice President/General Manager C.J. Knudsen. "It's a great tribute to our fan base and exciting for all baseball fans throughout the state of Connecticut."
Ticket prices for the All-Star Celebration Game are the same as the 2013 single game ticket prices: $10.00 for premium seat tickets, $9.00 for reserved seat tickets and $8.00 for grandstand seat tickets and are currently available online at www.cttigers.com and at the ticket office at Dodd Stadium.
The All-Star logo was brought to life at Brandiose in San Diego, where the company generated top selling logos for teams ranging from the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs to America's oldest baseball club, the Cincinnati Reds.
T-shirts featuring the All-Star Celebration logo will also be available through the Tigers' official website: www.cttigers.com.
The Dodd Stadium Box Office is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Fans that want to purchase tickets may call the Tigers at (860) 887-7962, visit the box office or log on to www.cttigers.com.
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