Phillies Charities, Inc. has designated the Taney Youth Baseball Association as beneficiary of today's 50/50 drawing. This means that one lucky fan will win half of the gross prize amount, and the other 50% will benefit Taney Youth Baseball Association.
Former Phillie Aaron Rowand, who made that infamous catch in 2006 after smashing into the center field fence, returns on the final day of Phillies Alumni Festivities to throw the ceremonial first pitch before Monday's game against the New York Mets.
Take a trip down memory lane as more than 40 former Phillies players - including Hall of Famers, Phillies Wall of Famers, and All-Stars from Connie Mack Stadium, Veterans Stadium and Citizens Bank Park - line up on the field for a special pregame salute during Toyota Alumni Weekend.
Phillies legends are returning for four days of fan events and surprises during Toyota Alumni Weekend, August 8-11, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park, taking place throughout the series against the New York Mets.
There will be plenty of smoke and plenty of fire along Citizens Bank Way on Saturday, August 9, when pitmasters and Philadelphia area restaurants light up their grills for the Stephen Starr-Garry Maddox Barbecue Challenge. Presented by Hatfield Quality Meats, the thirteenth annual Barbecue Challenge is open to the public from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and offers something for everyone.