Captains to Welcome 3 Millionth Fan Tonight

PRESS RELEASE – The Lake County Captains, 2010 Midwest League Champions and class A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, will welcome the three millionth fan to Classic Park at Wednesday night’s game against the West Michigan Whitecaps (Tigers affiliate).

The Captains first season was 2003 and the franchise is finishing its ninth season in Eastlake. The team hit the one million mark in 2005 and the two millionth fan was honored in 2008.

The three millionth fan will receive a variety of prizes including a $300 Captains gift card, a $300 donation in their name to their favorite charity, and will be upgraded to a luxury suite for the night. The lucky fan will throw out a ceremonial first pitch, appear on the Captains radio pre-game show and receive a behind-the-scenes tour of Classic Park.

The Captains will also offer a $3 price for any bottled or draft beer purchased from the 3rd inning to the 5th inning.

Individual game tickets are on sale at the Classic Park box office, online at and by phone at 440-954-WINS (9467). Full season tickets plans, 7-, 12-, 20-, and 35-game mini ticket plans for the 2012 season are on sale now at great prices complete with several exclusive benefits. Information can be found at the Captains website

The Lake County Captains are a Class A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians and play their home games at Classic Park in Eastlake, at the corners of State Route 91 and Vine Street. For more information on the Captains, please visit the team’s official website at

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