”Swing with the Legends” Golf Tournament and Fundraiser Set for May 21-23, 2016

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”Swing with the Legends” Golf Tournament and Fundraiser Set for May 21-23, 2016

 

(Redding, CA)  The First Annual “Swing with the Legends” Golf Tournament and Fundraiser brought to you by Win-River Resort and Casino starts this weekend. The public is invited to participate in one or all three events taking place May 21-23, 2016. There will be 17 Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association members on hand to meet and greet fans as well as Hall of Fame members Fergie Jenkins and Eddie Murray!  “This is going to be an amazing one-of-a-kind event,” said event organizer and former Redding Mayor Rick Bosetti.  Swing with the Legends will benefit One SAFE Place, the Colt 45’s and the Luis Miramontes Memorial Foundation.  “The contributions from these amazing non-profits make our community a great place to live!” said Bosetti.

 

The Weekend Events will include Baseball legends:

 

  • Hall of Fame-Fergie Jenkins
  • Hall of Fame-Eddie Murray
  •  Nate Oliver
  •  Rance Mulliniks
  •  Dennis Burt
  • Rick Bosetti
  • Tom Urbani
  • Mark Souza
  • Bob Ayrault
  • Greg Vaughn
  • Bill Plummer
  • John Strohmeyer
  • Greg Cadaret
  • Mike “Tiny” Felder
  • Rocky Childress
  • Matt Walbeck
  •  Aaron Miles

 

Weekend events include:

Over-the-Line Tournament

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Tiger Field, Redding, CA  –  8am

If you like baseball, you’ll love Over-the-Line!! Get your 3 man/woman teams together and head down to Tiger Field for a day of Over-the-Line, and go for the HOME RUN!!! For more information, call Stacy Raudman with Redding Regional Events 530-710-8565.

 

Swing with the Legends Banquet and Auction

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Win-River Resort and Casino Event Center

4:00pm – Major Sponsor pre-banquet reception with Hall of Fame / Alumni members

5:00pm – Cocktail hour with Hall of Fame / Alumni members and Silent Auction

6:00pm – Dinner and Oral Auction

7:30pm – Autograph Meet and Greet

Join us for a great evening featuring members of the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association including Hall of Fame players Eddie Murray & Fergie Jenkins and Redding Colt 45 team players. Start the night with a cocktail hour followed by dinner with the legends and an auction offering amazing baseball memorabilia and other exciting items to be held at Win-River Resort and Casino Event Center. There will be an autograph session immediately after dinner with all of the players. For more information, call Rick Bosetti, General Manager, at 530-227-4443.

 

Swing with the Legends Golf Tournament

Monday, May 23, 2016

7:30am Registration Begins

Riverview Golf and Country Club or Gold Hills (Check our website for more information –

swingwiththelegendsredding.com)

Get your golf clubs ready for the culminating event of the weekend! Monday will be a fun day of “Swinging with the Legends.” The Legends Scramble Golf tournament will feature a baseball alumni member hitting the course with each local foursome. For more information, call Randy Jensen at Riverview Golf and Country Club at 530-224-2255.

 

Table for 8 at banquet – $500  |  Ticket for 1 at banquet – $75   

Golf foursome – $500  |  Golf single- $125

 

Learn more at swingwiththelegendsredding.com

 

 

Learn more about the organizations benefiting from this event:

One SAFE Place – https://ospshasta.org/

Luis Miramontes Memorial Foundation – http://www.lmmf.net/

Redding Colt 45’s – www.reddingcolt45s.com