Trenton Thunder Celebrate Yankees Legend Brett Gardner, Italian Heritage, and Scout Spirit on July 19th!

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(Trenton, NJ) -- Get ready for a night of fun, food, and baseball history at Trenton Thunder Ballpark! Your Trenton Thunder, presented by NJM Insurance, are hosting a triple-threat extravaganza on Friday, July 19th at 7:00 PM when we give out a Brett Gardner Bobblehead presented by Hyundai Motor America**. The night also features**:

  • Italian Heritage Night: Celebrate the rich culture and traditions of Italy! Enjoy delicious Italian-themed ballpark fare, special entertainment, and a vibrant atmosphere.
  • Pork Roll Jerseys: The Thunder will take the field in their fan-favorite Pork Roll jerseys, showcasing a true Trenton icon.
  • Scout Sleepover Night: Calling all adventurous scouts! Join us for the second Scout Sleepover Night, featuring an overnight campout on the outfield concourse, exclusive activities, and memories that will last a lifetime.

But wait, there's more! The night wouldn't be complete without a tribute to Trenton baseball history. To celebrate the impact of former Thunder player Brett Gardner, Hyundai Motor America is presenting a special bobblehead giveaway! The first 1,030 fans 13 and older will receive a limited edition Brett Gardner bobblehead, commemorating his impressive 2007 season with the Thunder, where he batted .300 with a .392 OBP and stole 18 bases before heading to Triple-A Scranton.

“We're thrilled to have so much happening on July 19th,” said Thunder President Jeff Hurley. “It's a night to celebrate heritage, community, and the legacy of a Trenton baseball legend. We can't wait to see families, scouts, and baseball fans of all ages come together for this special event.”

Highlights of the July 19th game:

  • First 1,030 fans 13 & older receive a FREE Brett Gardner Bobblehead sponsored by Hyundai Motor America
  • Italian Heritage Night: Special food, entertainment, and cultural celebration
  • Thunder wear Pork Roll jerseys
  • Second Scout Sleepover Night: Campout in the outfield, exclusive activities, and overnight stay (ask your group leader)

Group tickets for the July 19th game are on sale now at Don't miss out on this exciting night of baseball, cultural fun, and a piece of Thunder history!

About the Trenton Thunder

New Jersey's Baseball Team | Big League Futures. Major League Fun.

The Trenton Thunder have drawn over 10.7 million fans over 30 years and have won the three major awards that Minor League Baseball teams can win; the Johnson Trophy for the "Nation's Best Franchise", the Larry MacPhail Trophy for Outstanding Club Promotion, and the Bob Frietas Award for Long-Term Success (Given by Baseball America). The team has given back over $8.5 million worth of goods, services, and monetary donations through Trenton Thunder Charities, under the Grand Slam We Care Foundation umbrella. The Thunder can be found online at