MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PLAYERS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION TO HOST SWING WITH THE LEGENDS GOLF CLASSIC IN BALTIC, CT
Celebrity golf tournament to feature Jim Rice, Rollie Fingers, Goose Gossage and 24 other MLB Alumni
Colorado Springs, Colo. – The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association will be hosting a celebrity golf tournament to benefit the KinderVision Foundation. The event will feature Hall of Famers, retired MLB All-Stars, and former Red Sox, Yankees, and Mets. There will also be a celebrity reception, banquet, and auction. The event will take place starting Sunday, August 18th, 2013 through Monday, August 19th, 2013.
Alumni players attending include Jim Rice, Rollie Fingers, Goose Gossage, Darrel Evans, Tommy John, Tony Balsamo, Steve Braun, Kevin Buckley, Fred Cambria, Frank Catalanotto, Scott Chiasson, Jim Coates, Don Demola, Ron Diorio, Angel Echevarria, Dave Fleming, Dave Lemanczyk, Skip Lockwood, Ken Mackenzie, Keith MacWhorter, John Montefusco, Gaylord Perry, Al Severinsen, Dave Stenhouse, Frank Tepedino, John Warden, and Gary Waslewski.
The celebrity reception and dinner will take place at the Mohegan Sun Resort, located at 1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard, Montville, CT 06382. The reception will begin at 5:00 p.m., followed by the banquet at 6:00 p.m. The golf tournament will take place at the Mohegan Sun Country Club, located at 7 Dows Lane, Baltic, CT 06330, with registration starting at 8:30 a.m. and a shotgun start at 10:00 a.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 6,300, 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.