Mastercard and MLB Launch “This Could Be You” World Series Sweepstakes

One fan will win the chance to walk on-field and pass out championship gear to the 2017 World Series-winning team

PURCHASE, N.Y.--()--Mastercard today announced the “This Could Be You” World Series Sweepstakes, giving baseball fanatics a chance to hand out championship gear to the 2017 World Series champions right on the field right after the final out of the World Series presented by YouTube TV. Fans who purchase MLB Licensed Merchandise on MLBshop.com with Masterpass or a Mastercard will be entered for a chance to win this Priceless® experience.

The sweepstakes grand-prize winner will help hand out the officially licensed championship t-shirt (made my Majestic) and cap (made by New Era) to the winning team on-field following the last out of the Fall Classic. The winner receives two tickets to each World Series game where there is a clinch situation, along with roundtrip air transportation for two and hotel accommodations for up to five nights.

“Being able to celebrate with the 2017 World Series winning team on-field is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for baseball fans,” said Andres Siefken, executive vice president, North America Marketing & Communications, Mastercard. “It’s because of our continued partnership with MLB that we are able to celebrate our cardholders and their passions in this unique way.”

To enter the sweepstakes, one must use their Mastercard or Masterpass to make a purchase on MLBshop.com. Those who pay with Mastercard will receive one entry per purchase and those who pay with Masterpass receive two entries per purchase. This promotion will end on October 15.

About the MLB World Series This Could Be You Sweepstakes

*No Purchase Necessary To Enter Or Win. A purchase with Masterpass gives you two entries that increase your chance of winning. Starts 12:00:01 p.m. EST on 10/1/17 and ends 11:59:59 p.m. EST on 10/15/17. Open to legal residents of the United States including its commonwealths, territories and possessions and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older (or of the legal age of majority in their state of residence, whichever is older) as of the date of entry. Void where prohibited by law, rule & regulation. International transactions ineligible. Restrictions apply. Click here for Official Rules and complete details including free method of entry.

About Mastercard

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Contacts

Mastercard Communications
Sarah Ely, 914.249.6714
Sarah.ely@mastercard.com

Release Summary

Mastercard announced the “This Could Be You” World Series Sweepstakes, giving baseball fans a chance to hand out championship gear at the World Series

Contacts

Mastercard Communications
Sarah Ely, 914.249.6714
Sarah.ely@mastercard.com