Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association Brings "Swing with the Legends" Golf Classic to Williamsport, PA

Golf tournament to feature Elroy Face, Chris Hoiles, Mike McCormick, Claude Osteen & other MLB Alumni

Colorado Springs, Colo. – The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association will be hosting a “Swing with the Legends” celebrity golf tournament featuring former Philadelphia Phillies, Pittsburgh Pirates, MLB All-Stars, Cy Young Award winners and other alumni. The event will take place on Monday, August 4th, 2014 with proceeds benefitting Little League Baseball.

Alumni players attending* the event include 1967 National League Cy Young Award winner Mike McCormick and 1960 Pirates World Series champion Elroy Face as well as Brian Boehringer, Frank Bolick, Doug Clemens, Jim Coates, Doug Creek, Jack Fisher, Rich Folkers, Aaron Fultz, Kevin Gryboski, Tom Herr, Chris Hoiles, Jerry Martin, Tom McGough, Brian McRae, Hal Naragon, Dickie Noles, Claude Osteen, Gene Pentz, Jason Phillips, Will Royster, Bob Shirley, Rich Surhoff, Tom Tellman, Fred Valentine, Don Wert and Shawn Williams.

The tournament will take place at Williamsport Country Club, starting with registration at 10:00 a.m. located at 800 Country Club Dr., Williamsport, PA 17701. A shotgun start will begin at 12:30 p.m. followed by an awards dinner at 5:30 p.m.

For more information regarding this event, please contact Nikki Warner, Director of Communications, at or visit

*Celebrity attendees subject to change.

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 6,900, 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. Follow @MLBPAA for Twitter updates.



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The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) was formed in 1982 in order to promote the game of baseball, raise money for charity, inspire and educate youth through positive sport images and protect the dignity of the game through former players. A nonprofit organization, the MLBPAA establishes a place where a player's drive for excellence and achievement on the field can continue long after they take their last steps off the professional diamond.




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