Richmond, Va. - The Richmond Flying Squirrels, Double-A affiliate of the World Champion San Francisco Giants, are excited to announce they are currently accepting nominations for their inaugural Military Card Set Giveaway on May 26th presented by Verizon. The trading card set will be comprised solely of current or former members of the military that have been nominated by fans. Nominations will be accepted through April 10th online at www.squirrelsbaseball.com or at any Verizon Wireless Store in Central Virginia. Military card sets will be distributed to the first 2,000 fans on May 26th at The Diamond. Gates open on May 26th at 5:30PM and a pre-game ceremony to honor all Military members will take place before the first pitch against Harrisburg. SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATIONS HERE
"We have always had strong a place in our heart for our Military personnel and all they do to protect our freedom and allow us to do what we do for and in our community," Said Squirrels VP & COO Todd "Parney" Parnell. "We could not be more pleased to highlight these heroes in this commemorative and limited edition card set.
Any questions regarding the Military Card Set Giveaway can be directed to [email protected]. The Flying Squirrels 2015 season begins on Thursday, April 9th. Single-Game tickets are currently on sale at The Diamond, over the phone and online. Opening Night April 9th will feature the Squirrels first eve dueling fireworks and dueling piano show. For a full list of the 2015 season promotions, visit www.squirrrelsbaseball.com.