Hagerstown: Nick Adenhart Night August 16

Posted by Cheryl Nichols | 8/08/2011 11:20:00 PM | , , , , | 0 comments »

Nick Adenhart Night Set for August 16 in Hagerstown
Silent auction and portion of ticket sales will benefit
the Nick Adenhart Memorial Fund

HAGERSTOWN, Md. - The Hagerstown Suns will hold Nick Adenhart Night at Municipal Stadium on Tuesday, Aug. 16. A portion of all ticket sales and 100 percent of silent auction proceeds will be donated to the Nick Adenhart Memorial Fund. The Suns will also unveil a plaque with Adenhart’s name that will hang on the outfield wall next to the retired numbers.

Several Major League Baseball teams, Minor League Baseball teams and other individuals have donated items for the silent auction which will be held during the game. A list of all items received as of August 8 is available on the following page. First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m., and gates will open at 6:05 p.m.

To inquire about making a contribution to Nick Adenhart Night, please contact Sara Grasmon at 301-791-6266 or sara.grasmon@hagerstownsuns.com.

Adenhart grew up in the Hagerstown community and was a well-known athlete throughout the region before he reached the national stage with the Angels. In 2009, he was killed in an automobile accident. After his passing, a community foundation that provides funds for youth baseball organizations was established in his memory.

The Nick Adenhart Memorial Fund provides financial support to nonprofit youth baseball organizations that support the growth of the individual, the value of teamwork and the advancement of the game in their community.

The Hagerstown Suns play at Municipal Stadium and are a Class "A" affiliate of the Washington Nationals. For more information and to reserve your seats for Nick Adenhart Night at Municipal Stadium, call 301-791-6266, or visit http://www.hagerstownsuns.com/. The Hagerstown Suns are owned by Hagerstown Baseball, LLC.

Nick Adenhart Silent Auction Items (as of August 8, 2011)
  • Nick Adenhart Angels home jersey
  • Nick Adenhart Angels away jersey
  • Framed Nick Adenhart ball art
  • Mike Schmidt autographed bat and baseball
  • Davey Johnson autographed bat and baseball
  • Authentic Torii Hunter autographed Angels jersey
  • Authentic Ervin Santana autographed jersey
  • Authentic Vernon Wells autographed bat
  • Authentic Jered Weaver autographed baseball
  • Authentic Jose Tabata autographed jersey
  • Authentic Joel Hanrahan autographed baseball
  • Authentic Andrew McCuttchen autographed baseball
  • Authentic Mark Buehrle autographed baseball
  • Authentic B.J. Upton autographed baseball
  • Authentic Aaron Cook autographed baseball
  • Authentic Tyler Colvin autographed baseball
  • Authentic 2011 Hagerstown Suns team autographed baseball, including Bryce Harper
  • Authentic Brian Daubach autographed baseball
  • Authentic Chris Michalak autographed baseball
  • Authentic Marlon Anderson autographed baseball
  • Authentic Bob Boone autographed baseball
  • Authentic Bryce Harper Suns home jersey
  • Authentic Bryce Harper Suns away jersey
  • Authentic game used ball from 2011 Derek Jeter rehab start in Trenton
  • Authentic Manny Banuelos autographed baseball
  • Authentic Martin Prado autographed baseball
  • Authentic Jair Jurrjens autographed baseball
  • Authentic Derek Lowe autographed baseball
  • Brad Lidge autographed baseball
  • Roy Oswalt autographed baseball
  • Tony LaRussa autographed baseball
  • Yadier Molina autographed baseball
  • Adam Wainwright autographed baseball
  • Jaime Garcia autographed baseball
  • Matt Holliday autographed baseball
  • Mike Moustakas autographed baseball
  • Casey Kotchman autographed baseball
  • Bobby Grich autographed baseball
  • Bobby Grich autographed baseball cards
  • Bobby Wilson autographed baseball
  • Reggie Smith autographed baseball
  • Jonathan Schoop autographed baseball
  • 2009 Orem Owlz team autographed baseball
  • 2010 Orem Owlz team autographed baseball
  • 2011 Quad Cities River Bandits team autographed baseball
  • Harrisburg Senators fan pack, including eight box seat tickets to a Senators game
  • Omaha Storm Chasers jersey
  • Cedar Rapids Kernels fan pack
  • Daytona Cubs gift bag