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Phillies Giving Away Pope Francis 'Rookie Card'



    Fans with tickets to the Phillies game on Sept. 16 at Citizens Bank Park got a free baseball card of Pope Francis complete with his "stats" that was available at the first and third base kiosks. (Published Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015)

    Would he be a crafty veteran out of the bullpen?

    If you are going to Wednesday night’s Phillies game, you can get your hands on a Pope Francis Rookie Card.

    In honor of Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to Philadelphia, fans may pick up a commemorative Phillies Pope Francis Rookie Card at the First Base and Third Base Kiosks at Citizens Bank Park.

    On the front of the card is a picture of Pope Francis and the back of the card features his statistics, including his date of birth and place of birth.

    The Phillies play the Nationals at 7:05 p.m.