COLUMBUS, OHIO –
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman James Wisniewski
is trading in his skates and stick for a bat and glove as he will be a special guest of the Cincinnati Reds and FOX Sports Ohio prior to Tuesday’s (Aug. 30) game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Great American Ball Park, the clubs and FOX Sports Ohio announced today.
Prior to Tuesday’s game, Wisniewski will shag fly balls in the outfield during batting practice, sign autographs for fans from 5:45-6:40 p.m. on the concourse, throw out the ceremonial first pitch and visit the FOX Sports Ohio broadcast booth during the game. To purchase tickets to the Reds vs. Phillies game, visit Reds.com or click here.
Single game tickets for Blue Jackets preseason home games starting at $26 are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, The Chiller Ice Rinks and all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can also purchase tickets by phone at (800) 745-3000 or online at BlueJackets.com, the official club web site, and ticketmaster.com.
Full and partial season ticket plans for the Blue Jackets’ 2011-12 season are on sale now starting at less than $15 per game. Full and partial-season ticket holders receive a number of great benefits including significant savings versus single-game prices; the best available seat locations; exclusive access to events with players and coaches; and priority access to tickets for most other events at Nationwide Arena and the Jerome Schottenstein Center. For more information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.
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