Mets Press Release
Mets Bobblehead Bonanza starts this Friday night, August 23 at Citi Field
Jay Horwitz Bobblehead on Social Media Night this Friday, August 23
First 25,000 Fans Take Home a Tom Seaver Bobblehead Sunday, August 25
Gary Cohen, Keith Hernandez and Ron Darling SNY Bobblehead Tuesday, August 27
FLUSHING, N.Y., August 17, 2013 - The New York Mets will have three bobblehead nights over a five-game span during the upcoming homestand at Citi Field.
This Friday, August 23, fans purchasing a special Social Media Night ticket for $35 at Mets.com/jaybobble<http://Mets.com/jaybobble> will receive a bobblehead of Jay Horwitz, the Mets longtime Vice President of Media Relations and a Promenade Infield ticket while connecting with fellow Facebook and Twitter fans. A portion of the proceeds from those tickets will go towards "Hope Shines for Shannon." Shannon Forde, who has worked for Horwitz for the last 20 years, was diagnosed with Stage 4 breast cancer last year. Third Eye Blind will also perform a postgame concert following the Mets-Tigers 7:10 p.m. that night.
The first 25,000 fans coming to the Mets-Tigers 1:10 p.m. game Sunday, August 25, will receive a Tom Seaver bobblehead courtesy of Toyota.
Mets broadcasters Gary Cohen, Keith Hernandez and Ron Darling will have a SNY bobblehead Tuesday, August 27 when the Mets host the Philadelphia Phillies at 7:10 p.m. Fans who buy a special Pepsi Porch ticket for $59 at Mets.com/GKR<http://Mets.com/GKR> will receive the bobblehead and a choice of a hot dog, burger or slice of pizza and a soft drink. A portion of those tickets purchased will go to the GKR Foundation.