Paying tribute to the partnership between the Buffalo Bisons and the Toronto Blue Jays, the Bisons will host the 4th annual Blue Jays Weekend at Coca-Cola Field, presented by Samuel Son & Co. Inc., from May 21-22. As the Herd hosts the Pawtucket Red Sox, Bisons and Blue Jays fans will be treated to giveaways each day and special appearances from Blue Jays greats Jesse Barfield and Devon White.
Both Blue Jays Weekend games on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22 have a 1:05 p.m. first pitch.
The Bisons also announced that they will wear a new affiliation throwback jersey and cap for both Blue Jays Weekend games. The Bisons will give out a Marcus Stroman bobblehead doll to the first 3,000 fans through the Inspire Dental Gate at Swan Street before the game on Saturday, May 21 (gates open at noon) and a Bisons-Blue Jays pennant to the first 3,000 fans through the Inspire Dental gate at Swan Street on Sunday, May 22. Barfield and White will take part in an autograph session before the game on Sunday, May 22 from noon to 1:30 p.m.
During each game, the Bisons will give away autographed baseballs from such stars as Marcus Stroman, Aaron Sanchez, Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson. Other in-game giveaways will include Blue Jays tickets to see the Bisons’ Major League partner play at Rogers Centre.
Tickets for Blue Jays Weekend are now on sale at Bisons.com, by calling THE-HERD at 843-4373 or at the Coca-Cola Field Box Office. Fans can save $2 on every ticket they buy when purchased in advance of game day.