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Posted: Friday, October 19, 2012 5:37 pm | Updated: 9:46 am, Thu Jul 11, 2013.

BRADENTON, Fla. - The Pittsburgh Pirates and Bradenton Marauders announced Friday that seats scheduled to be removed from McKechnie Field are available for sale.

The cost is a $25 donation to Pirates Charities for each seat purchased. Proceeds from the purchase of the seats will benefit Pirates Charities, the official philanthropic arm of the Pittsburgh Pirates.

McKechnie Field is currently undergoing a $10 million renovation project that will include new, more comfortable seats in the infield seating areas. Additional bleacher seating is also being added in the outfield to increase the capacity of the ballpark by approximately 2,000.

Since its inception in 2006, Pirates Charities has distributed more than $2.4 million to organizations and programs committed to improving the lives of children and adults. To learn more about the Pirates’ positive impact in the community, visit www.Pirates.com/community.

The order form can be returned by mail or fax. Orders can also be placed by email to Justin.Kristich@pirates.com. Orders with full payment must be received by December 14 th . Seats may be picked up at Pirate City between

December 17 th -December 19 th only.

For more information about the sale of removed seats or the McKechnie Field renovation project, visit BradentonMarauders.com, call 941-747-3031or email Justin.Kristich@pirates.com.

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