Braves Press Release
Bid Now to Win Game-Worn Braves Jerseys
Jerseys Off Our Backs Auction Benefits the Atlanta Braves Foundation
Braves fans can bid now for a chance to win a game-worn Atlanta Braves jersey directly off the player’s back after the June 15 Braves vs. Orioles game. The Jerseys Off Our Backs Auction supports the Atlanta Braves Foundation.
The auction, running now until Saturday, June 2 at 8 p.m., lets fans bid on their favorite player’s jersey by going to www.braves.com/jerseyauction. Bids increase in $50 increments.
Each winning bidder will receive two tickets to the June 15 game vs. the Baltimore Orioles and will be taken onto the field following the game to receive the game-worn jersey presented by a Braves player. All jerseys will be authenticated and autographed.
The game-worn, autographed jerseys being auctioned off include:
Brandon Beachy, Michael Bourn, Randall Delgado, Matt Diaz, Chad Durbin, Fredi Gonzalez, Tommy Hanson, Livan Hernandez, Jason Heyward, Eric Hinske, Tim Hudson, Juan Francisco, Freddie Freeman, Chipper Jones, Craig Kimbrel, Cristhian Martinez, Brian McCann, Kris Medlen, Mike Minor, Eric O’Flaherty, Tyler Pastornicky, Martin Prado, David Ross, Dan Uggla, Jonny Venters and Jack Wilson.
The non-profit arm of the Atlanta Braves, the Atlanta Braves Foundation actively supports community organizations and their programs within the metro Atlanta area. Since its inception in 1992, the Atlanta Braves Foundation has provided support to thousands of metro Atlanta based organizations and has contributed more than 3.5 million dollars in financial assistance to the community. Through the generous support of Braves players, employees, sponsors and fans, the Atlanta Braves Foundation continuously strives to improve the quality of life for our youth.