Home / Discontinued / The First Bat – New Yankee Stadium Commemorative Bat The First Bat – New Yankee Stadium Commemorative Bat$129.95 Discontinued Description Description The New York Yankees are now at home in their new stadium. The new Yankee Stadium opened back on April 3rd when the Yankees hosted the Chicago Cubs in an exhibition game, but it was on April 16, 2009, when the Yankees hosted the Cleveland Indians that the new Yankee Stadium was officially opened. The First Bat beautifully commemorates the first hit, first pitch and first save recorded at the new Yankee Stadium. Each bat is professionally painted and perfect for display in your home or office. This Limited Edition bat is a tribute to the Yankees new stadium and commemorates the historic moments of the first hit by Johnny Damon on April 16, 2009, first pitch by C.C. Sabathia on April 16, 2009, and first save recorded on April 17, 2009, by Yankees’ closer Mariano Rivera. Loyal Yankees fans are expected to generate strong demand for this very unique collectible. It is a Limited Edition so you must place your order now, before they are gone. Due to the limited nature of this collectible we will charge your credit card for the full amount of your purchase immediately upon receiving your order to ensure we reserve your bat. We will confirm your order by Email. Please allow 4 to 6 weeks for delivery. This bat is not game used.