Chicago White Sox promotional highlights, giveaways and ceremonial first pitches for the upcoming home series at U.S. Cellular Field vs. Cleveland and San Diego. Tickets for the remaining games of both series are available at whitesox.com, the U.S. Cellular Field ticket office and all Ticketmaster locations.
Tuesday's game will be televised on WCIU-TV. Comcast SportsNet Chicago will broadcast Wednesday, Friday and Sunday's games. WGN-TV will broadcast Saturday's game. Remaining games of both series will air on WSCR-AM 670 (The Score), the White Sox flagship radio station, and 97.5 FM ESPN Deportes, the White Sox Spanish-language radio affiliate.
Tuesday, May 27, 7:10 p.m. vs. Cleveland
"K Zone For Sale"
Broadcast Bullpen Challenge (Round 1)
National Anthem by White Sox anthemist Gerald Chaney
Ceremonial first pitch by Chicago Bears cornerback Charles "Peanut" Tillman
"K Zone For Sale" is a new ballpark promotion this season in Sections 154 and 155 - a total of more than 930 seats. When White Sox ace Chris Sale starts, fans with tickets in these sections will receive a free K Zone t-shirt and strikeout card, which can be picked up at the #SoxSocial Lounge before the end of the first inning. "K Zone For Sale" tickets are $20 for most games, with the exception of Family Sundays, when the tickets are $15 (subject to availability).
The Broadcast Bullpen Challenge continues with B96 The J Show host J-Niice and ESPN Radio 1000 Carmen & Jurko co-host Carmen DeFalco facing each other prior to the start of the game.
Charles "Peanut" Tillman, two-time NFL All-Pro cornerback for the Chicago Bears, will throw out a ceremonial first pitch. During his 11 seasons with the Bears, Tillman has started 150 games while recording 848 tackles, 36 interceptions, 118 pass break-ups, 42 forced fumbles and 3 sacks. He holds team records for defensive touchdowns (9) and interceptions returned for touchdowns (8). Tillman has earned three Brian Piccolo Awards and was named the 2013 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year.
Wednesday, May 28, 7:10 p.m. vs. Cleveland
National Anthem by White Sox anthemist Gina Glocksen
Ceremonial first pitch by Chicago Bears offensive guard Kyle Long
Kyle Long, Chicago Bears offensive guard, will throw out a ceremonial first pitch. Long started all 16 games of his first NFL season and was named to the 2013 All-Rookie Team and the 2013 NFC Pro Bowl Team. He was part of the offensive line that helped the Bears rank second in the NFL with 445 points and set franchise records for total yards, passing yards, passing touchdowns and first downs.
Friday, May 30, 7:10 p.m. vs. San Diego
Fireworks Night, presented by Mission Foods, and Northwest Indiana Night
Sports and Marketing Career Fair
National Anthem by Suzuki String Instrument Studio
Ceremonial first pitch by Chance the Rapper
The White Sox third annual Sports Marketing and Career Fair will take place prior to Friday's game vs. San Diego. Fans must sign up prior to the event. Registration and additional information is available at whitesox.com/job.
Chance the Rapper, Chicago rapper and South Side native, will throw out a ceremonial first pitch. Chance has toured with Macklemore and Kendrick Lamar. He was featured on CNN's documentary series "Chicagoland."
Saturday, May 31, 1:10 p.m. vs. San Diego
Boy Scout Day
Giveaway: White Sox Kids Baseball Glove, presented by Beggars Pizza (first 5,000 children ages 10 and under)
National Anthem by White Sox anthemist Jen Porter
A White Sox kids baseball glove, presented by Beggars Pizza, will be given to the first 5,000 children ages 10 and under at Saturday's game vs. San Diego. The glove features the logos of both the White Sox and Beggars Pizza, which has the exclusive right of the pizza served at U.S. Cellular Field. A photo of the glove is attached.
Sunday, June 1, 1:10 p.m. vs. San Diego
Family Sunday, presented by The University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital
Strike Out Stroke Day
#SoxSocial Day highlighting Google+
National Anthem by White Sox anthemist Gina Glocksen
Strike Out Stroke Day recognizes stroke survivors and promotes the importance of recognizing the warning signs of a stroke early and often. The White Sox will honor stroke survivors in a pregame ceremony. Specially-priced tickets are available for all survivors, caregivers, families and friends. Stroke is the fourth leading cause of death in the United States, with one occurring every 40 seconds. More information is available at strokecall911.com.
The White Sox are celebrating Southpaw's 10th birthday this coming Family Sunday. In addition to the usual Family Sunday pregame entertainment, there also will be interactive games, coloring and the chance to sign Southpaw's birthday card. Fans can take a picture with Southpaw at the XFINITY Fundamentals Deck during the first three innings. Fans can purchase specially-priced tickets, including a pregame Southpaw birthday party at Gate 1 and a parade around the warning track, by visiting whitesox.com/spbday.
Sunday's #SoxSocial Day includes various contests and promotions throughout the day revolving around Google+. The first 200 fans to purchase tickets to this #SoxSocial Day at whitesox.com/soxsocial will receive a #SoxSoxial t-shirt.