STATEN ISLAND– On Saturday, August 16, at 7 p.m., the Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George will host Breast Health Awareness Night presented by the Florina Rusi-Marke Comprehensive Breast Center at SIUH. The evening will honor breast cancer survivors and help raise awareness for the cause.
As part of the Staten Island Yankees’ “Everyday Heroes Jersey Giveaway Series”, the first 2,500 fans in the ballpark will receive a free pink pinstriped jersey sponsored by SIUH. Along with the jersey giveaway, there will be free post-game fireworks on the waterfront against the Manhattan skyline.
Tickets to the game can be purchased by visiting siyanks.com or by calling Sales Executive Steven Liss at (718) 313-1312.
Staten Island University Hospital, a 714-bed, tertiary care teaching hospital, occupies two large campuses, plus a number of community-based health centers and labs. Founded in 1861, SIUH continues in its mission of providing quality health care to the people of Staten Island and to patients from around the world. The hospital, part of North Shore-LIJ Health System, enjoys numerous academic and clinical awards and accreditations.
The Staten Island Yankees are the Single A-Short Season Affiliate of the New York Yankees and play at the Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George. The Staten Island Yankees are six-time New York-Penn League Champions (2000, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2009 and 2011). For more information, visit siyanks.com.