UNLV Night At 51s Set For Tuesday
May 31, 2010
LAS VEGAS - UNLV Night at the Las Vegas 51s baseball game will be held Tuesday, June 1, the local professional baseball team has announced.
The 51s, which are the Triple-A affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays and play in the Pacific Coast League, will host the Fresno Grizzlies that evening with the first pitch scheduled for 7:05 pm at Cashman Field.
UNLV head football coach Bobby Hauck and head men's basketball coach Lon Kruger will "throw out" the ceremonial first pitches just prior to the start the game. In addition, Rebel fans will be able to get autographs from several UNLV coaches, including Hauck and Kruger, from 6-6:30 pm in the Bank of America Patio area, which is located on the third base side of the field.
Tuesday at Cashman Field is also Gordie Brown Bobblehead Night. The first 2,000 fans through the gates will receive one. Also, every Tuesday home game at Cashman is KRAFT Singles Day with fans being able to bring a KRAFT Singles package wrapper to the box office to buy one ticket and get one free for the game.
Tickets may be purchased at the Cashman Field box office and also through Ticketmaster (800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com). Individual game tickets are priced at $9 (general admission), $10 (reserved), $12 (plaza) and $14 (field). Military personnel are offered a $2 discount on plaza, reserved and G.A. seats.
The 51s are currently in the midst of an eight-game homestand and Tuesday's game will be the opener of a four-game series with Fresno.