Come on, rise up
The Indians are joining the Haiti relief effort with a special online auction that begins today. All proceeds will be donated to UNICEF in support of its effort to aid earthquake victims.
Starting at 5 p.m. ET, fans can visit this link on Indians.com and bid on unique auction packages.
The following items/experiences are up for grabs:
Ceremonial First Pitch Experience
The opportunity to throw out a ceremonial first pitch at a 2010 regular season game. This includes four Field Box tickets to that evening’s game and the opportunity for four people to view the Tribe’s batting practice from the field.
Meet the Manager Experience
Two people will meet new Tribe manager Manny Acta, view batting practice from the field and sit in the club seats, which include unlimited food and non-alcoholic beverages, during that evening’s game.
2010 Cleveland Indians Autographed Baseball Collection
The collection includes baseballs autographed by Asdrubal Cabrera, Shin-Soo Choo, Travis Hafner, Jhonny Peralta and Grady Sizemore.
The Sandy Alomar Collection
Features an autographed bat and ball from Alomar, the 2009 inductee into the Indians Hall of Fame and the club’s newly installed first base coach.
The auction will end Feb. 26 at 5 p.m.