The final homestand starts tomorrow evening against the San Diego Padres, and several old-time Dodgers will be in the house to sign free autographs for fans. Below are the scheduled autograph opportunities and other odds and ends for this upcoming homestand.
As part of the club’s celebration of national Hispanic Heritage Month, the Dodgers are offering fans 20 percent off Adrian Gonzalez and Yasiel Puig Dodger player T-shirts for the remainder of the regular season at the official team store at the Top of the Park.
Friday's game starts at 7:10 PM. Auto gates open at 4:40 PM, and stadium gates open at 5:10 PM. It is Friday Night Fireworks, so fans will be able to go down onto the field after the game to watch the spectacle. The theme will be a salute to Hispanic Heritage Month.
As part of the club’s Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, mariachis will perform in the left-field plaza from 5:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. DJ Adam will provide entertainment in the right-field plaza from 5:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
LA Galaxy forward and 2014 MLS MVP Robbie Keane will throw the ceremonial first pitch.
Dodger alum Dennis Powell will sign autographs in the left-field plaza from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
- The Military Hero of the Game is U.S. Navy Machinist Mate Weapons 2nd Class Richard Vasquez of Whittier.
- The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) conducts silent auctions throughout the season featuring more than 25 signed pieces of memorabilia from Dodger players, coaches and alumni. Auctions will take place behind the Vin Scully press box on the club level. The items up for auction on Friday include an Adrian Gonzalez autographed bat, Kirk Gibson autographed 1988 World Series baseball and Zack Greinke autographed Dodger jersey. The auction will end at 8:45 p.m.
Saturday's game starts at 6:10 PM. Auto gates open at 1:30 PM, and stadium gates open at 4:10 PM.
It is Hispanic Heritage Night at Dodger Stadium. Folks who ordered a special ticket package in the All You Can Eat Right Field Pavilion or Infield Reserve will get an specially designed commemorative Adrian Gonzalez t-shirt with your ticket. See that on the left. If not already sold out go here for information.
The Dodgers will play host to their 18th annual Hispanic Heritage celebration, La Gran Fiesta / Viva Los Dodgers located at the Historic 76 Station. It all starts at 2:00 PM. Sonsoles, Los 5 and Sinverguenza are scheduled to perform. La Gran Fiesta Viva Los Dodgers will include participation by current Dodger players and the Dodgers’ Spanish-language broadcast teams: Hall of Famer Jaime Jarrín, Jorge Jarrín, Manny Mota, Pepe Yñiguez and Fernando Valenzuela. Dodger broadcasters Rick Monday and Charley Steiner will be on hand. Dodger alum Ron Cey and Al Ferrara will also participate along with Dodger scout Mike Brito. Boxer Miguel Cotto will also make a special appearance.
As part of Viva Los Dodgers, there will be a pregame mariachi performance on the field. Boxer Miguel Cotto will throw the ceremonial first pitch. “Straight Outta Compton” star O’Shea Jackson Jr., who plays his father Ice Cube in the film, will announce the Dodgers’ starting lineup.
A living statue will be in the left-field plaza from 4:15 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. DJ Sean will provide entertainment in the right-field plaza. Everett Coast will play in the right-field Reserve plaza and Bear Brass Band will be in the left-field Reserve plaza.
- The Military Heroes of the Game are U.S. Army Sergeant First Class Shawn Boiko of Van Nuys and U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Paul Roche of Pasadena.
- The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) conducts silent auctions throughout the season featuring more than 25 signed pieces of memorabilia from Dodger players, coaches and alumni. Auctions will take place behind the Vin Scully press box on the club level. The items up for auction on Saturday include a Andre Ethier autographed photo, Don Mattingly autographed baseball and Clayton Kershaw autographed Dodger jersey. The auction will end at 7:45 p.m.
1:30 p.m. All Dodger Stadium auto gates open
2:00 p.m. La Gran Fiesta Viva Los Dodgers begins
2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Autographs with Grandal, Peralta and Torreyes
2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Photos with Hernandez
2:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. On stage interview with Gonzalez
2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. On stage interview with the Jarríns
2:35 p.m. to 3:05 p.m. Sonsoles perform
2:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Autographs with Ferrara, Monday and Mota
2:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Photos with the Jarríns
3:20 p.m. to 3:50 p.m. Sinverguenza performs
3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Autographs with Brito, Cey, Ferrara and Mota
3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Photos with Yñiguez and Valenzuela
4:05 p.m. to 4:10 p.m. On stage interviews with Yñiguez and Valenzuela
4:08 p.m. to 4:28 p.m. Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez performance
4:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Autographs with Avilan, Frias and Guerrero
4:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Photos with Garcia, Baez and Nicasio
4:35 p.m. to 4:40 p.m. Cotto interview on stage
4:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Los 5 performs
5:35 p.m. Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez performance on field
5:45 p.m. DJ Adam provides entertainment
5:55 p.m. Cotto first pitch
6:10 p.m. Game time
Sunday, August 30th at 12:10 PM
SNLA & ESPN/AM 570 (Eng.), KTNQ 1020 AM (Span.)
Sunday's game starts at 12:10 PM. Auto gates open at 9:40 AM, and stadium gates open at 10:10 AM. This is Fan Appreciation Day! Fans seeking to be eligible to win prizes in the first round of giveaways should have their tickets scanned by 11:30 a.m. Prizes include a one-year lease for a 2016 C Class Mercedez-Benz, a LG 49” Class 4K UHD Smart LED TV, a suite to a 2016 regular season game, a pitching lesson from Orel Hersheiser and more unique experiences. A fan in attendance Sunday will also be randomly selected to throw the ceremonial first pitch.
- The Military Hero of the Game is U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer Michael Dominguez of Los Angeles.
- The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) conducts silent auctions throughout the season featuring more than 25 signed pieces of memorabilia from Dodger players, coaches and alumni. Auctions will take place behind the Vin Scully press box on the club level. The items up for auction on Sunday include a game-used LA Dodger third base, Corey Seager autographed baseball and A.J. Ellis autographed Dodger jersey. The auction will end at 1:45 p.m.
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