Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Baseball legends to play charity game

From Baseball de World come news of a charity baseball game:

Hall of Fame pitcher Ferguson Jenkins, will be hosting the 2nd annual “Fergie & Friends” Celebrity Baseball Game where Hall of Famers and other all-stars play baseball for charity. The game will be held at Mesa HoHoKam Stadium (1235 N. Center Street, Mesa 85201) on March 25th.

See Baseball Hall of Fame legends Ferguson Jenkins, Billy Williams, Ernie Banks, Rollie Fingers, Juan Marichal, and Harmon Killebrew, plus Football Hall of Famer Bobby Bell and Basketball Hall of Famer Meadowlark Lemon.

Other All-Stars invited to attend include Jody Davis, Randy Hundley, Jay Johnstone, Keith Moreland, Lee Smith, Gary Bell, Bert Campaneris, Al Downing, George Foster, John Mayberry, Rick Miller, Amos Otis, Ozzie Virgil Jr. and Jon Warden
The only reason I care about this?

John Mayberry and Amos Otis will be playing. A piece of my childhood has been returned to me.

1 comment:

Josh said...

I would go just to see Randy Hundley play...sounds like a good time!