The Tennessee Smokies return to Smokies Park for a 10-game homestand starting with a five-game series against the Montgomery Biscuits on Saturday, April 20. The Smokies have some great promotions in store for this homestand.
Saturday, April 20 - In the first game against Montgomery, the first 1,500 fans to Smokies Park will receive a FREE 2013 Poster Schedule compliments of Hampton Inn & Suites and Victor Prints. It's also Dolly Parton Theme night where we will be playing some of Dolly's greatest hits! There will also be a special Saturday Fireworks show presented by Knoxville News Sentinel, Pepsi, Coors Light, WIVK 107.7 and WVLT TV-8. First pitch is scheduled for 6:15 p.m.
Sunday, April 21 - Sunday's game is US Cellular Family FUNday where you can enjoy a special deal from US Cellular and get four tickets, four meal vouchers, and two kids zone vouchers for $48. Game time is at 2 p.m.
Monday, April 22 - Game Three features $1 Hot Dog Night presented by Oscar Meyer, Pilot and WATE TV-6. There are two ways to get discounted tickets to this game. The first way is to bring in a church bulletin to get $2 off your ticket price. The other way is to live or work in Sevier County where you will also get $2 off the ticket price. Monday's ticket deals are presented by LifeWay Christian Stores, Praise 96.3 and The Mountain Press, Mix 105.5, respectively. It's also Movie Monday where we will be looking at some of the best Baseball Movies of all-time.
Tuesday, April 23 - Tuesday's game against Montgomery features Buck Night, which is a concessions special making hot dogs, sodas and popcorn only $1 each. Monday night is also Jefferson/Hamblen County Night giving anyone who works or lives in either county a $2 discount on tickets presented by East Tennessee Children's Hospital, The Citizen Tribune and the Standard Banner. It's also Pilot Prize Night where fans get a scratch-off card good for various things at Pilot. One lucky fan has the chance to win a Pilot gas card. First pitch is scheduled for 7:15 p.m.
Wednesday, April 24 - Wednesday's special Noon game features Blount County Day, where anyone who lives or works in Blount County gets a $2 discount on tickets presented by the Maryville Daily Times.
Probable Pitching Matchups: (Stats as of 4/18)
Saturday - RHP Jacob Thompson (1-1. 6.30) @ RHP Dallas Beeler (0-2, 4.67)
Sunday - RHP Matt Buschmann (2-1, 3.52) @ RHP Alberto Cabrera (2-1, 4.00)
Monday - RHP Merrill Kelly (1-1, 3.65) @ LHP Eric Jokisch (2-0, 1.00)
Tuesday - LHP Enny Romero (0-0, 6.48) @ RHP Kyle Hendricks (1-1, 4.09)
Wednesday - RHP Victor Mateo (0-2, 9.64) @ RHP Matt Loosen (0-0, 0.00)
Smokies Radio Broadcasts:
Saturday - The Sports Animal (AM 990)
Sunday - ESPN Radio (FM 106.3)
Monday - The Sports Animal (FM 99.1 & AM 990)
Tuesday - The Sports Animal (AM 990)
Wednesday - ESPN Radio (FM 106.3) & WJFC (FM 102.9 & AM 1480)
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