White Sox announce upcoming promotions 05/05/2009 4:23 PM ET
Chicago White Sox promotional highlights, first pitches and giveaways for the upcoming home stand.
Wednesday, May 6, 7:11 p.m. vs. Detroit
First pitch from Miguel Angel Torres
One of the top Mixed Martial Arts fighters in the world, Miguel Angel Torres, an East Chicago native, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
Thursday, May 7, 7:11 p.m. vs. Detroit
Greek Heritage Night
National Anthem performed by Perry Danos
Greek musical groups will perform at the gates outside the ballpark and the Dionysos Dance Troupe Chicago will perform on the field prior to the game. Greek delicacies will be available at the ballpark for one night on the 100 and 500 level. Perry Danos, who is a Chicago native, recording jazz artist and of Greek descent, will sing the National Anthem.
Friday, May 8, 7:11 p.m. vs. Texas
First pitch from Jay Cutler
National Anthem performed by Unique
Newly acquired Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler will throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Recording R&B artist Unique will perform for fans prior to the game and sing the National Anthem.
Saturday, May 9, 6:05 p.m. vs. Texas
National Anthem performed by Carly Patterson
Fireworks Night, presented by Miller Light
Carly Patterson, who won a gold medal in the women's all-around gymnastics competition at the 2004 Summer Olympics, and is now a recording artist, will sing the National Anthem. Fans can enjoy a stunning fireworks display set to baseball-themed music after the game.
U.S. Cellular Field
333 W. 35th Street
Chicago, IL 60616
Tickets to all these White Sox home games are available online at whitesox.com and at the U.S. Cellular Field box office.
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