Major League Alumni Hold Baseball Clinic for Young Players
Lockton and The Hartford Sponsor May 18 Event at Satchel Paige Stadium
KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Lockton Companies and The Hartford have teamed together to hold the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Legends for Youth Baseball Clinic on Saturday, May 18 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at Satchel Paige Stadium, 5050 Swope Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64130. View the location on a Google map.
This clinic is open to ballplayers from ages six to 16, but, at this time, has reached capacity and is only accepting names for a waiting list.
Former Major League baseball players will be on hand to teach fundamentals of the game in a multi-station format. Instructors will also stress the importance of education while teaching life skills.
For more information, visit the MLBPAA web site.
Confirmed Major League Alumni include:
Willie Wilson Roderick Myers Stan Wall Frank White Bobby Randall Steve Renko Ken Berry Jeff Robinson Brian McRae Dennis Leonard Fred Kipp Joe Azcue David Segui Bob Dernier Mike Jurewicz Steve Kealey Greg Pryor Jay Hankins
Legends For Youth is a charitable program running more than 85 free events each year nationwide. Its mission is to promote the game of baseball to America’s youth using positive sports images and personalities.
The Hartford, a leading insurance carrier, and Lockton in Kansas City, the world’s largest privately held insurance broker, are the hosts and sponsors of the Major League Alumni Baseball Clinic on May 18.
“Lockton is honored to team up with The Hartford to host this terrific baseball clinic,” said Jim Collins, Senior Vice President with Lockton in Kansas City. “It is a great opportunity for young people to polish their baseball skills, it is an even bigger opportunity to strengthen life skills with some great role models.”
More than 4,450 professionals at Lockton provide 15,000 clients around the world with risk management, insurance, and employee benefits consulting services that improve their businesses. From its founding in 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri, Lockton has attracted entrepreneurial professionals who have driven its growth to become the largest privately held insurance broker in the world and 9th largest overall.