Phillies Press Releases
Top Readers Honored at Phillies Be a Phanatic About Reading Night
Selected from nearly 50,000 students, the Top 10 Most Outstanding and Top 10 Most Improved readers in the Phillies' Be a Phanatic About Reading program will receive special recognition from the Phillies and Comcast on Friday, May 29
This Weekend at Citizens Bank Park (May 29-31): Phillies vs. Rockies
This weekend's homestand (May 29-31) features: Comcast Be a Phanatic About Reading Night & Book Collection; Majestic Jersey Day; Nemours Kids Run the Bases; Phillies Wives Save a Pet at the Park: dogs & cats up for adoption; and The Wistar Institute Melanoma Awareness Day presented by Independence Blue Cross and Citizens Bank. Plus, the Phillies Phestival to take place on Monday, June 1.
Pat Burrell Returns for Phillies Alumni Luncheon! Tickets on Sale Wednesday
On Wednesday, May 20, tickets will go on sale at phillies.com for the 6th annual Phillies Alumni Luncheon, being held on Thursday, July 30 at 11:30 a.m. in the Diamond Club at Citizens Bank Park. The Alumni Luncheon gives fans the chance to relive history with Phillies legends, with this year's event recognizing World Series champion Pat Burrell, who will also be inducted into the Phillies Toyota Wall of Fame on Friday, July 31, during Toyota Alumni Weekend.
Phillies Charities, Inc. Phantastic Auction Raises $105,000
The third annual Phillies Charities, Inc. Phantastic Auction held on phillies.com garnered nearly $105,000 for charity.
This Weekend at Citizens Bank Park (May 15-17): Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
Here's what's happening this weekend at Citizens Bank Park (May 15-17). Highlights include: Games of Thrones "The Mountain" to take batting practice; Irish Heritage Celebration; ceremonial first pitch by Mad Money's Jim Cramer; Hatfield Phillies Franks Dollar Dog Night, Sports 4 All Cody Asche Wiffle Ball and Bat Set, and the inaugural Phillies Charities Bike Ride.
2015 Phans Feeding Families summer hunger relief program launches
Citizens Bank and the Philadelphia Phillies, in partnership with Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg and his wife, Margaret, and Phillies sponsors, today announced the 2015 Phans Feeding Families program. As part of the program, Citizens Bank presented a check for $40,000 to Philabundance, the region's largest hunger relief organization. Now in its fifth year, the initiative will raise money and collect food to feed those who are at risk of hunger.
Phillies Charities "The Phantastic Auction"
Ever want to have a round of golf with Hall of Famer Steve Carlton... have a private on-field dinner party at Citizens Bank Park ... host a Fantasy League Draft in the Phillies Draft Room ... have a kid's sleepover in the Phillies Clubhouse ... or have a private hitting clinic with Chase Utley? These are all once-in-a life time opportunities now available to fans during an exclusive Phantastic Auction on phillies.com. There are only three days left to this online event, which gives fans nation-wide the chance to bid on once-in-a-lifetime experiences with Phillies players and alumni, trips, memorabilia and many other unique opportunities.
This Weekend at Citizens Bank Park (May 8-10): Phillies vs. New York Mets
This weekend's series against the New York Mets features Teacher Appreciation Night and Ryan Howard Recognition on Friday and a ceremonial first pitch with Darren Daulton on Saturday. Plus, fans will be treated to StubHub Mother's Appreciation Day on Sunday, featuring "Going to Bat Against Breast Cancer" awareness that includes a local breast cancer survivor being honored as a Phillies Honorary Bat Girl.
This Week at Citizens Bank Park (May 11-14): Phillies vs. Pirates
Award-winning Kristin Chenoweth returns for Teva Respiratory Asthma Awareness Night; Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia Jewish Heritage Night: Israeli Festival on CB Way; Citizens Bank Business Person's Special & Senior Stroll the Bases; Citizens Bank Weather Education Day presented by NBC10 First Alert Weather: 7,000+ students!