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Pepsi MAX Field of Dreams Game Comes to Huntington Park

May 01

Columbus Resident Tim Wisecup To Play Against MLB Legends Johnny Bench, Frank Thomas, Reggie Jackson and More at Huntington Park!

In the fall of 2011, fans across the country had the chance to vote for one of four finalists they wanted to host the Pepsi MAX Field of Dreams game.  The winner of the Pepsi MAX Field of Dreams contest was Columbus resident Tim Wisecup and on May 12th, he will be joined by 10 of his friends at Huntington Park to play a 6-inning baseball game against a team of MLB legends including Johnny Bench, Frank Thomas, Reggie Jackson and more.  A full lineup by position can be seen below.

The Pepsi MAX Field of Dreams game will be payed at Huntington Park on Saturday May 12. Gates open to the Public at 4:30 p.m. ET with first pitch scheduled for 6 p.m. ET. Fans can get 2 free tickets with the purchase of a 12-pack of Pepsi MAX at their Columbus area Kroger store or purchase tickets at Ticketmaster.com. All tickets are General Admission.

The Pepsi MAX Field of Dreams Team is comprised of:

Catcher – Johnny Bench
First Baseman – Frank Thomas
Second Baseman – Rod Carew
Third Baseman – Wade Boggs
Shortstop – Ozzie Smith
Outfielders – Reggie Jackson, Rickey Henderson, Jim Rice
Pitcher – Pedro Martinez
Relief Pitcher – Dennis Eckersley
Designated Hitter – Edgar Martinez

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8 comments

  1. mark

    mark

    May 9, 2012 at 11:37 am

    Where is Tim Wisecup's roster?

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    • amcclellan

      amcclellan

      May 10, 2012 at 4:38 pm

      As far as we know, Tim's roster won't be announced until game time. However, we will be sure to post the roster if it becomes available.

      Reply

  2. Jack

    Jack

    May 11, 2012 at 3:34 pm

    Are there going to be autographs or anything like that before the game?

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    • amcclellan

      amcclellan

      May 11, 2012 at 3:50 pm

      There is no formal autograph session planned that we are aware of.

      Reply

  3. econverse

    econverse

    May 12, 2012 at 10:26 am

    Will the game be televised? Is so, will it be live?

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    • amcclellan

      amcclellan

      May 14, 2012 at 3:28 pm

      FOX Sports Ohio is going to air the Pepsi Max Field of Dreams Baseball Game this Saturday (May 19) at 4:30 p.m.

      Reply

  4. Samantha

    Samantha

    May 28, 2012 at 6:05 pm

    Is this a one-time deal or will there be another Field of Dreams game next year?

    Reply

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