Travel Advisory Due to multiple events in the sports complex, fans are strongly encouraged to arrive to the ballpark early or take public transportation, as well as allow for extra travel time.
10:00 a.m. New Era Phillies Team Store opens until 4:00 p.m. (entrance on Citizens Bank Way) with official postseason merchandise available for purchase. Also available: the commemorative National League Championship Series program.
4:45 p.m. Phillies Postseason Block Party on Citizens Bank Way (no game ticket required). This two-and-a-half-hour pregame event for fans of all ages features performances and music on the big postseason stage by Split Decision and DJ HBK. More Phillies fun includes the chance to sign the Phillies Rally for Red October Bus, a giant Ferris wheel, bungee jump, face painters, balloon artists and so much more. Plus, enjoy tasty offerings from local food trucks, as well as a Budweiser Bar. Also featured: a Phillies merchandise trailer offering an assortment of official postseason merchandise.
5:07 p.m. All gates open. Postseason rally towels for all fans, compliments of Coca-Cola Zero Sugar & Liscio’s Bakery. Also, the New Era Phillies Team Store is open to ticketed guests, as well as three pop-up postseason-only merchandise locations at Sections 140, 211 and the High & Inside Pub.
7:15 p.m. Be in your seats for the on-field happenings taking place prior to the Phillies-Padres game.
National Anthem: Sung by Chris Asplen.
Ceremonial First Pitch: Ryan Howard, 2009 NLCS MVP, who finished the series batting .333 with two homers and eight runs batted in.
7:45 p.m. Phillies vs. Padres game begins.
7th Inning “God Bless America”: Sung by Lauren Hart.
Broadcast: TV: FS1 with Joe Davis, John Smoltz, Ken Rosenthal and Tom Verducci, along with FOX Deportes; Radio: 94 WIP and WTTM 1680 (Spanish).
Online Auction: Bid on autographed items to benefit Phillies Charities, Inc. at phillies.com/auctions until October 26 at noon. Signed memorabilia includes a Bryce Harper game-used baseball, Zack Wheeler helmet, Alec Bohm jersey and more.
Updated Postseason Menu Lineup: Featuring local favorites infused with fall flavors, for a limited time.
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