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5/30/2014 12:55 P.M. ET

Yankees return to Yankee Stadium for seven-game homestand; highlights include ticket specials on five dates and the launch of a new history program

The New York Yankees will return home tonight for the first of seven games at Yankee Stadium over the next week. The stretch of games will feature a three-game series vs. the Minnesota Twins (Friday-Sunday), the makeup game of the previously postponed April 30 contest vs. the Seattle Mariners (Monday) and a three-game set vs. the Oakland Athletics (Tuesday-Thursday).

Ticket specials will run on Saturday, May 31 (Youth Game), Monday, June 2 (MasterCard $5/Military Personnel/Senior Citizen/Student Game), Tuesday, June 3 (MasterCard $5/Military Personnel Game), Wednesday, June 4 (MasterCard Half-Price/Military Personnel/Student Game) and Thursday, June 5 (Military Personnel/Senior Citizen Game).

For a complete list of ticket specials, including game dates, seating locations, and terms and conditions, fans should visit www.yankees.com/ticketspecials. Please note that all ticket specials are subject to availability.

On Saturday, the Yankees will introduce the "Hands on History" program in the New York Yankees Museum presented by Bank of America at Yankee Stadium. The program offers an unprecedented opportunity for Guests to touch historic Yankees artifacts including game-used bats, jerseys, baseballs, World Series rings and more from Yankees legends, past and present. Sessions are scheduled to begin approximately 90 minutes before gates open to the public on select home dates. For more information, please visit www.yankees.com/handsonhistory. Tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Admission to the game is not included.

The homestand will also feature the following promotional items and dates:

Friday, May 30 - Yankees vs. Twins, 7:05 p.m.

  • Yankees Reusable Tote Night, presented by MLB Network, to all Guests.

Saturday, May 31 - Yankees vs. Twins, 1:05 p.m.

  • Yankees Ice Cream Bowls Day, presented by Turkey Hill, to first 18,000 Guests, 14 and younger.

Sunday, June 1 - Yankees vs. Twins, 1:05 p.m.

  • Yankees Bat Day, presented by Bank of America, to first 10,000 Guests, 14 and younger.

Tuesday, June 3 - Yankees vs. Athletics, 7:05 p.m.

  • Yankees Collectible Cup Night, presented by Premio Foods, to first 25,000 Guests.

Thursday, June 5 - Yankees vs. Athletics, 1:05 p.m.

  • Yankees Travel Mug Day, presented by WFAN, to first 18,000 Guests.

Tickets may be purchased online at www.yankees.com, www.yankeesbeisbol.com, at the Yankee Stadium Ticket Office, via Ticketmaster phone at (877) 469-9849, Ticketmaster TTY at (800) 943-4327 and at all Ticket Offices located within Yankees Clubhouse Shops. Tickets may also be purchased on Yankees Ticket Exchange at www.yankees.com/yte, the only official online resale marketplace for Yankees fans to purchase and resell tickets to Yankees games. Fans with questions may call (212) YANKEES [926-5337] or email tickets@yankees.com.

For information on parking and public transportation options to Yankee Stadium, please visit yankees.com.

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