The Philadelphia Phillies’ promotions department is doing Italian Heritage Night their way.
When the team plays host to the New York Mets on Friday, the first 2,000 fans to enter Citizens Bank Ballpark will receive a bobblehead.
In a city deep in Italian roots, they Phillies’ PR team came up with the perfect person to honor: Frank Sinatra.
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A perfect way to spend the day in tribute would be to visit the Italian market and grab a cheeseteak at Pat’s or Geno’s before the game. If you can’t make it there, you can stop at the Tony Luke’s or Campo’s concession stands in the stadium.
You can wash it down with an Italian water ice from Rita’s and you will be ready for some baseball.