MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PLAYERS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION AND LITTLE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL TO HOST GOLF CLASSIC IN WILLIAMSPORT, PA
Celebrity golf tournament to feature Tony Womack, Don Stanhouse, Mike McCormick, Claude Osteen and 22 other MLB Alumni
Colorado Springs, Colo. – The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association and Little League International will be hosting a celebrity golf tournament in Williamsport, PA to benefit Little League Baseball. The event will feature retired MLB All-Stars, Cy Young winners, former Pirates and Phillies, and other alumni. The event will take place on Monday, August 5th, 2013. This is the 27th year that the MLBPAA and Little League International will collaborate to put on this event. Since its inception, the event has raised more than $500,000 for Little League Baseball.
Alumni players attending include Tony Womack, Don Stanhouse, Mike McCormick, Claude Osteen, Brian Boehringer, Frank Bolick, Bill Campbell, Jim Coates, Doug Clemens, Jack Fisher, Rich Folkers, Kevin Gryboski, Grant Jackson, Rob Mackowiak, Brian McRae, Balor Moore, Hal Naragon, Jason Phillips, Will Royster, Bob Shirley, Rich Surhoff, Bill Swaggerty, Tom Tellman, Fred Valentine and Don Wert.
The event will take place at Williamsport Country Club from 10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. located at 800 Country Club Drive, Williamsport, PA 17701. The event will begin with 10:00 a.m. registration, followed by lunch at 11:00 a.m. There will be a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. with awards and dinner following golf at 5:30 p.m.
About The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA)
MLBPAA was founded in 1982 with the mission of promoting baseball, raising money for charity, and protecting the dignity of the game through its Alumni players. The MLBPAA is headquartered in Colorado Springs, CO with a membership of more than 6,400, of which approximately 5,300 are Alumni and active players. Alumni players find the MLBPAA to be a vital tool to become involved in charity and community philanthropy.