The Diablos are on fire as they took second in the South Division of the American Association by taking another series win against the Laredo Lemurs. Cohen Stadium welcomes the Sioux City Explorers (Iowa) to El Paso for the first time this season. Don’t miss the action both on the field and off with our weekend promotions.
Friday, August 10, 2012 @ 7:05 pm vs. Sioux City Explorers
• Fireworks Night: After the game, we’ll be shooting fireworks off just beyond Cohen outfield wall. Don’t sit and watch it from miles around. (We know you do.) Make sure to join us on the field after the game to get player autographs and get the best seat in the house! Presented by State Farm.
• Susan G Komen Swing for the Cure Night: Don’t let cancer steal second base! The Diablos are proud to partner with Susan G Komen El Paso for our 4th Annual Swing for the Cure. Wear the color pink or your Susan G Komen Race for the Cure shirts, and get FREE General Admission or $2.00 Box Seats! Pink must be clearly visible. The more the better! The team is getting into the pink spirit as well with pink Diablo jerseys. We’ll be auctioning off these special jerseys on the 1st base concourse during the game. After the game, winners will be presented their jerseys on the field by the players. Don’t miss your chance to own an authentic Diablo jersey, and help a great cause! All proceeds going to Susan G Komen’s fight against breast cancer. Sponsored by Southwest X-Ray.
Saturday, August 11, 2012 @ 7:05 pm vs. Sioux City Explorers
• Yogi Bear Appearance: Hey Boo Boo! Bring the kids and the kids at heart out to tonight’s ball game for a chance to meet the loveable Yogi Bear! Don’t forget your cameras or smart phones to take photos! Presented by El Paso Electric.
Sunday, August 12, 2012 @ 6:05 pm vs. Sioux City Explorers
• Quartermania: Our fan favorite promotion is back! $0.25 hot dogs and ice cream sandwiches all game long.
• Bark in the Park: Don’t leave your poor pup at home tonight. Today our canine friends are welcome to watch the festivities as the Diablos prepare to send the Sioux City Explorers back to Iowa. We’ll have booths from dog friendly organizations, some of which will have pets for adoption. As always, please pick up after your pet! Presented by Pet’s Barn.
The Diablos will hit the road for Wichita, KS (Wingnuts) followed by Grand Prairie, TX (AirHogs) to face the South Division leaders, and look to close the gap for first place. The team will be back at Cohen Stadium for a three game series against the Wichita Wingnuts August 21-23.
For anyone who wants to follow the team on the road, tune into Fox Sports Radio 1380 AM or log on to diablos.com for home games. Discounted Season Ticket, Weekend Ticket, and Flex Pack Ticket Specials are on sale now for the 2012 season. For additional promotions and game info, call 915-755-2000 or visit diablos.com.