Cleveland Indians Announce Home Opener Festivities

Friday, April 6

March 23, 2018

Samantha Severo


The Cleveland Indians Home Opener is without a doubt the best holiday in the land. Aside from it being the start of an exciting season, the Tribe plans a whole day of activities for fans to enjoy. Here's a glimpse at what you can expect on Friday, April 6th:

  • First Pitch: PyeongChang Olympic Gold Medalist and Rocky River native Red Gerard
  • National Anthem: The Ohio State University Spring Athletic Band
  • The 2017 American League Central Division Pennant will be unveiled during the pregame ceremony
  • The Indians will also be recognized for their 22-game win streak, Corey Kluber’s second Cy Young Award, Francisco Lindor and Jose Ramirez’s Silver Slugger Awards.
  • Hang On Sloopy: The Ohio State University Spring Athletic Band
  • Right Field District Block Party (2pm): Tricky Dick & The Cover-Ups

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