Thursday, August 26, 2010

Tyler Clippard Scheduled To Appear At Inova Blood Drive

Saturday August 28th will be the final Inova Blood Drive for the 2010 Baseball Season at Nationals Park. Since the Inaugural Season at RFK Stadium, Our Washington Nationals have donated their facilities to area hospitals and blood banks as a staging area to take in new and returning blood donors. The South Capitol Street Ballpark has hosted such an event each year since opening in 2008.

The Inova Blood Drive will begin this Saturday at 8AM and conclude at 2PM. Appointments must be made in advance. Each donor will receive two tickets to a future Nationals game and a limited edition Build-A-Bear Bloodhound.

Nationals Pitcher Tyler Clippard is scheduled to "Meet & Greet" donors between the hours of 1PM & 2PM. Complete details in the press release below--including how to get involved.

Washington Nationals Team Up With Inova Blood Donor Services For Final Blood Drive of the Season

The Washington Nationals will host their second and final blood drive of the season, in partnership with Inova Blood Donor Services, this Saturday, August 28 in the Nationals Park Conference Center from 8am to 2pm. Appointments to donate blood are still available. Interested donors should call 1-866-BLOODSAVES (256-6372) or visit, click ‘Schedule an Appointment’ and enter sponsor code 7665.

In addition to helping save a life, blood donors will receive two tickets to a future Nationals game, a limited edition Build-A-Bear Workshop bloodhound and the opportunity to meet Nationals Pitcher *Tyler Clippard.

WHO: Nationals Pitcher *Tyler Clippard

WHEN: Saturday, August 28
Blood Drive 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Player Appearance 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHERE: Nationals Park Conference Center - 1500 South Capitol Street SE, Washington D.C. 20003

PARKING: Guests should park in Nationals Park – Lot B, located on the corner of South Capitol and N Streets, SE. Donors should enter the ballpark through the Third Base Gate on South Capitol Street, SE.

* Player appearance is subject to change.

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