Bucky Dent, the author of one of the most trilling home runs hit in New York Yankee history, will the guest speaker at the 2015 opening dnner for New York State American Legion Baseball Championship Series
For those that want to meet and speak to Mr. Dent in a more private setting, there will be tickets sold in advance. Ticket price is $50.00 and that includes meeting Bucky, his signing of autographs with dinner included. Tickets for the dinner only will be $25.00.
Bucky will also be at the opening ceremony on Tuesday July 28th at Murnane Field. He will be on the receiving end of the first pitch thrown by the newly elected, New York State Department Commander. Immediately following the first pitch, Bucky will head over to the practice infield and conduct a mini baseball clinic for any girl or boy interested in learning from a pro.
The tournament committee is proud to present Bucky and his energy and excitment to further enhance the Legion Championship experience for our area and our players specifically.