FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 29, 2016
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL ALL-STARS TO PARADE THROUGH STREETS OF SAN DIEGO
Trevor Hoffman and Dave Winfield Named Grand Marshals of MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show Presented by Chevrolet
Event to be Shown Nationally on MLB Network and MLB.com
The 2016 MLB All-Star teams will travel through the streets of San Diego in red, white, or blue Chevrolet Silverado and Colorado vehicles on Tuesday, July 12 in the 12th annual MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show presented by Chevrolet. MLB Network will televise the event at 4 p.m. Eastern/1 p.m. Pacific with a simulcast onMLB.com.
The parade, which will begin at Noon Pacific, will start at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel, where players will load into their vehicles, and conclude at Petco Park. Attached is the map of the route with full directions at the end of the release.
Serving as Grand Marshals, Trevor Hoffman and Dave Winfield will lead the parade through the streets in Chevrolet Corvettes. The NL and AL All-Star Team Managers, Terry Collins and Ned Yost, will follow Hoffman and Winfield, leading their teams through the streets in Chevrolet Camaro Convertibles. The players will be traveling on a 100% polypropylene carpet that will be recycled after its use.
With the outcome of the All-Star Game presented by MasterCard determining which League will have home field advantage in the World Series, the Commissioner’s Trophy given to the World Series Champion and crafted by Tiffany & Company will be on display as part of the MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show presented by Chevrolet. Merchandise giveaways will take place and Major League Baseball club mascots will be throughout the route to interact with fans.