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Mascot Bobbles of the Month at the Brewers Team Store: August

New this year at the Brewers Team Store by Majestic at Miller Park are the “Bobbles of the Month,” special, limited-edition bobbles that you can’t find anywhere else.

Each bobble we’ve had so far has been featured in a very unique pose. So far, we’ve had the Brat grilling (April), the Polish sliding down Bernie’s slide (May),  Bernie riding a motorcycle (June), and Italian scaling the Miller Park rock climbing wall in the Dew Deck (July).

New for August, we’ve got Hot Dog and Chorizo sitting in the giant glove from the Power Playground at Miller Park:

Hot Dog Chorizo

These bobbles retail for $89 and are sold exclusively at the Brewers Team Store at Miller Park.

And you’ll want to hurry as once they’re gone, we won’t be getting any new shipments.

 

-Cait

JohnandCait@brewers.com

 

#ThrowbackThursday: Chorizo’s Sausage Race Debut in 2006

Today’s #ThrowbackThursday photo is from July 27, 2006, the date we announced the fifth Klement’s Famous Racing Sausage–the Chorizo!

Two days later, on Saturday, July 29, 2006, Chorizo made his debut in the Sausage Race on our very first Cerveceros Day, the annual event that pays tribute to Hispanic baseball.

That race was Chorizo’s only one in 2006, as he was then sent down to the minors for “additional seasoning,” before becoming a regular in the race as of 2007. (For fun–and puns!–you can check out the press release here.)

Doug Melvin greets Chorizo at his press conference in 2006.

Doug Melvin greets Chorizo at his press conference in 2006.

Just over nine years later, you can join us for 9th annual Cerveceros Day celebration on Sunday, August 10 when the Crew takes on the Los Angeles Dodgers at 1:10pm CT.  The Brewers will wear their special gold “Cerveceros” uniforms as a tribute to Hispanic Baseball Players. In addition, on that day all fans will also receive a Chorizo Racing Sausage Bobble, courtesy of Klement’s! Get you tickets now at brewers.com/allfans.

 

-Cait

JohnandCait@Brewers.com

Sunday, June 29: Scooter Gennett Bobblehead Day at Miller Park

Today, we announced a change to the 2014 promotional schedule: a Scooter Gennett Bobblehead will be distributed to all fans on Sunday, June 29.  This collectible replaces the previously scheduled bobblehead of Norichika Aoki, who was traded to the Kansas City Royals.

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Eight All-Fan Bobblehead Dates, plus 6 All-Fan T-Shirt dates, are scheduled at Miller Park this season, completing the #Brewers14in14 All-Fan Giveaway schedule.  The bobbles slated for 2014 are as follows:

Sunday, April 27 Carlos Gomez Bobblehead

Sunday, May 11 Kyle Lohse Bobblehead

Sunday, June 15 Vintage Brewer Bobblehead

Sunday, June 29 Scooter Gennett Bobblehead

Sunday, July 27 Fan Vote Bobblehead (details to come!)

Sunday, August 10 Klement’s Famous Racing Sausage Chorizo Bobble

Sunday, August 24 Jean Segura Bobblehead

Sunday, September 14 Robin Yount Bobblehead

For additional information regarding this year’s Milwaukee Brewers All-Fan Giveaways, click here.

A complete promotional schedule for the 2014 season will be announced at a later date.

 -John and Cait

JohnandCait@Brewers.com

RECAP: #BREWERS14in14 All-Fan Giveaways Reveal

Did you follow along with our #Brewers14in14 All-Fan Giveaways Reveal this week?

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In case you missed it, in 2014, we have slated 14 All-Fan Giveaway dates throughout the season.

There are eight Sundays when every fan in attendance will receive a bobblehead featuring different Brewers personnel. The bobbles feature current players, alumni, mascots, etc.—and we revealed them here and across all of our social media platform over the past past week.

In addition to our ever-popular bobblehead games, we’ve also unveiled a new promotion for 2014: T-Shirt Fridays–six Fridays when every fan in attendance will receive a Brewers t-shirt with various designs.

In case you missed it, the 2014 bobblehead lineup is as follows:

Sunday, April 27: Carlos Gomez Gold Glove Bobblehead

Sunday, May 11: Kyle Lohse Bobblehead

Sunday, June 15: Vintage Brewer Bobblehead

Sunday, June 29: Norichika Aoki Bobblehead (in a Japanese Brewers uniform)

Sunday, July 27: Fan Vote Bobblehead

Sunday, August 10: Chorizo Bobble

Sunday, August 24: Jean Segura Bobblehead

Sunday, September 14: Robin Yount Bobblehead (in a 1974 Brewers uniform)

The T-Shirt Friday dates are as follows:

Friday, June 13: T-Shirt #1:

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Friday, June 27: T-Shirt #2

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Friday, July 11: T-Shirt #3

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Friday, July 25: T-Shirt #4

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Friday, August 8: T-Shirt #5

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Friday, August 22: T-Shirt #6

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While individual tickets won’t go on sale until early next year, you can still lock in your favorite giveaways with Season Ticket Packages!

Enjoy your weekend!

-John & Cait

johnandcait@brewers.com

Popular Brewers Holiday 4-Packs On Sale Tuesday!

Can you believe that Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away? My how the time flies! In some respects, that’s a good thing–makes Opening Day come just that much quicker!

Anyway, with the holidays approaching, our Brewers Holiday 4-Packs will go on sale next Tuesday, November 13 at 10 am CT.

Fans will be able to choose from five attractive 4-Packs.  If holiday shoppers order by Wednesday, December 19, their 4-Packs will be delivered in time for Christmas in special holiday carriers, ready for giving.

“The Holiday 4-Packs are always among our most popular ticket packages, and they are specifically designed to accommodate different schedules,” said Brewers Chief Operating Officer Rick Schlesinger. “The package options offer fans the first opportunity to secure tickets to many of the most anticipated games during the 2013 season.”

Three of the five Holiday 4-Pack Plans – the Interleague Plus Plan, the Matinee Plan and the Weekend Plus Plan– include one All-Fan Giveaway Date, while the Double Bobble Plan includes two All-Fan Giveaway Dates. The Marquee Plus Plan includes two games against the Chicago Cubs at non-Marquee pricing.  All five plans include at least one Gold or Marquee priced game at retail price, adding additional value to each 4-Pack.

In addition, the Brewers are offering a free Klement’s Famous Racing SausageTM Chorizo ornament gift-with-purchase to fans with every pair of 4-Packs they buy.

Holiday 4-Packs range in price from $72 – $168 and are available in the Field Outfield Box, Loge Infield Box, Club Outfield Box, Terrace Box, Loge Bleachers and Terrace Reserved seat locations.  All tickets are subject to availability while supplies last.  Standard shipping and handling fees apply.  Advance parking packages are also available.

For complete details and to purchase on Tuesday, visit brewers.com/4packs or call (414) 902-HITS (4487).

-Cait

JohnandCait@brewers.com

Where’s Chorizo? Spring Madness at Miller Park!

Well, it was quite the eventful morning here at Miller Park!

If you haven’t heard by now, the fifth Klement’s Famous Racing Sausage, Chorizo, went missing this past Sunday, which first became apparent when he didn’t show up for the Sausage Race during the game.

Well, this morning, we finally found out what he was up to! In preparation for Spring Madness, Chorizo had been hard at work. Not only had he gone missing from Miller Park the last two days, but, similar to Bernie’s effort last year, Chorizo spent the hours mapping and planting over 2,000 Chorizo lawn ornaments in the grass areas surrounding Miller Park and its parking lots.

We found the missing link!

Each lawn ornament was affixed with a pouch that included game tickets for a Spring Madness game, set for May 21 through May 23 at Miller Park. The Brewers will host the San Francisco Giants during Spring Madness, and Brewers fans can save 50% on most all tickets $38 or less. In addition, Klement’s hot dogs and small Pepsi products are just $1 each for all three games.

Plus, there were also three “Grand Prize” ornaments containing the following prizes:

1.)     breakfast with Hall-of-Fame pitcher Rollie Fingers

Roy Nowak (left) found Chorizo and also won breakfast with Rollie Fingers (right) this morning!

2.)    an opportunity for four to watch batting practice from the field with one person tossing a ceremonial first pitch; and

3.)    a home visit from the Klement’s Famous Racing Sausages for a tailgate party with supplies provided by Pepsi, Klement’s and Miller

If you weren’t able to make it down to Miller Park this morning, or if you missed out on the lawn ornaments, don’t fret!

First, we are told the Brewers Team Store by Majestic will have a limited quantity in stock. We suggest you call the store at (414- 902-4750) to check availability first.

Second, there will be an online dutch auction at brewers.com, beginning on Thursday, May 17 and ending on Thursday, May 31 at 5 p.m., in which fans can bid on five Chorizo lawn ornaments.

Finally, everyone’s a “wiener” with this special ticket offer!

To celebrate Chorizo being found, we’re offering fans Field Outfield tickets for just $30 or Terrace Reserved tickets for just $10 for the upcoming Friday night or Sunday afternoon Marquee games against the Minnesota Twins (Friday, May 18 or Sunday, May 20). That’s a 50% savings or more off of Marquee prices for this Interleague rivalry! Like the Chorizo, you’ll want to act fast! Visit brewers.com/whereschorizo to purchase!

We hope you had as much fun as we did today! And of course, we hope to see you out at Miller Park for the Twins Series this weekend then Spring Madness, May 21-23!

-John & Cait

johnandcait@brewers.com

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