Baseball Hall Of Fame Classic Is Saturday In Cooperstown
Many big names from yesteryear will be in Cooperstown, NY this weekend to participate in the annual Baseball Hall of Fame Classic at Doubleday Field.
Among the many recognizable names and standouts playing this year: Alfonso Soriano, Ivan Rodriguez, Brady Anderson, Rick Ankiel, Bobby Abreu, Aaron Roward, Jacque Jones, Roy Oswalt, Bengie Molina and John Franco.
Not to mention the coaching staff - Team Knucksies (in honor of Phil Niekro's knuckler) is headed up by Phil Niekro, Rollie Fingers and Robin Yount, while Team Wizards is led by the Wizard of Oz himself, Ozzie Smith, along with Tom Glavine and Tony Perez.
Needless to say this is a great experience for fans young and old. And, tickets are $12.50 for first and third base seating and $11 for general admission. Tickets go on sale at 8:00 a.m. Saturday morning.
The Baseball Hall's Director of Communications, Craig Muder, joined WIBX First News with Keeler in the Morning this week to discuss all that is on tap for this Memorial Day Weekend: