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The Curve to Become 'Yinzers' On Select Dates in '19 Season

 

January 31, 2019

Courtesy of Altoona Curve

On select weekend home games at Peoples Natural Gas Field, the Curve will take the field as the Allegheny Yinzers. The new identity is a tribute to the familiar second-person plural pronoun "yinz" that is commonly used by people of western and central Pennsylvania. The first time the Curve take the field as the Yinzers will be Saturday, April 13, the first Saturday home game of the season. The unique Yinzers jerseys, presented by Keller Engineers for the 2019 campaign, will be auctioned off after the final night of the promotion on Thursday, Aug. 8. A portion of the proceeds from the jersey auction will benefit the Roberto Clemente Foundation.

The Altoona Curve announced another addition to the 2019 promotional calendar on Jan. 22 with a seven-game team rebrand series, complete with a new team name and uniforms.

On select weekend home games at Peoples Natural Gas Field, the Curve will take the field as the Allegheny Yinzers. The new identity is a tribute to the familiar second-person plural pronoun "yinz" that is commonly used by people of western and central Pennsylvania.

These one-of-a-kind alternate uniforms will be on display for the first time on Saturday, Jan. 26, during PiratesFest at PNC Park in Pittsburgh.

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